Posts Tagged: New Amsterdam

Kalia Vandever ~ Regrowth

Springtime is finally upon us – nature is bursting into life all around. The mornings and evenings are lighter, the birds sing, the flowers bloom. The ongoing renewal and rebirth of flora and fauna are (just about) enough to lift

Kalia Vandever ~ Regrowth

Springtime is finally upon us – nature is bursting into life all around. The mornings and evenings are lighter, the birds sing, the flowers bloom. The ongoing renewal and rebirth of flora and fauna are (just about) enough to lift

Judd Greenstein/yMusic ~ Together

It’s hard to believe that it’s been a decade since composer Judd Greenstein last worked with the sextet yMusic.  And yet, Together was meant for an earlier debut.  COVID changed not only the timing of the release, but the nature of the work.  The rewritten version

Judd Greenstein/yMusic ~ Together

It’s hard to believe that it’s been a decade since composer Judd Greenstein last worked with the sextet yMusic.  And yet, Together was meant for an earlier debut.  COVID changed not only the timing of the release, but the nature of the work.  The rewritten version

Molly Herron ~ Through Lines

Through Lines is a gentle work, so gentle one might miss it, if not for a pair of intriguing videos.  “Canon No. 3” is playful and fun, while “Lyra” is lovely and restrained.  Together they showcase two sides of composer Molly Herron,

Molly Herron ~ Through Lines

Through Lines is a gentle work, so gentle one might miss it, if not for a pair of intriguing videos.  “Canon No. 3” is playful and fun, while “Lyra” is lovely and restrained.  Together they showcase two sides of composer Molly Herron,

ACL 2020 ~ Best Rock, Post-Rock, Folk & Jazz

All four of our sub-categories find a home in this year’s list, forming a diverse community.  Loud and soft tones co-exist, but no voice is raised to drown out the rest.  If only our whole world could be like this!

ACL 2020 ~ Best Rock, Post-Rock, Folk & Jazz

All four of our sub-categories find a home in this year’s list, forming a diverse community.  Loud and soft tones co-exist, but no voice is raised to drown out the rest.  If only our whole world could be like this!

ACL 2016: Top Ten Experimental

Here’s our fun section; few will be able to predict the contents. Haunted ballrooms, washing machines, stuttered poetry and mythological black dogs all find their place under the experimental umbrella.  Some people may call this “different” or “difficult” music; we

ACL 2016: Top Ten Experimental

Here’s our fun section; few will be able to predict the contents. Haunted ballrooms, washing machines, stuttered poetry and mythological black dogs all find their place under the experimental umbrella.  Some people may call this “different” or “difficult” music; we

Daniel Wohl ~ Holographic

When an instrumental composer is noticed by NPR, Pitchfork and The New York Times, the tendency is to think of compromise and crossover.  Yet this is not the case with Daniel Wohl ~ one might instead credit the extraordinary promotional efforts and contacts of the

Daniel Wohl ~ Holographic

When an instrumental composer is noticed by NPR, Pitchfork and The New York Times, the tendency is to think of compromise and crossover.  Yet this is not the case with Daniel Wohl ~ one might instead credit the extraordinary promotional efforts and contacts of the