Posts Tagged: How to Listen to Machines

Jordan Hall ~ How to Listen to Machines: Songs for Violin and Noise

In prior centuries, composers heard music in the sounds of nature:  birds, water, wind.  Modern composers hear music in machines.  New York City’s Jordan Hall finds inspiration in subways, generators and refrigeration fans, and composes violin pieces that integrate these sounds.  How

Jordan Hall ~ How to Listen to Machines: Songs for Violin and Noise

In prior centuries, composers heard music in the sounds of nature:  birds, water, wind.  Modern composers hear music in machines.  New York City’s Jordan Hall finds inspiration in subways, generators and refrigeration fans, and composes violin pieces that integrate these sounds.  How