News of two tasty treats in London this weekend, organised by John Lely and featuring US West Coast composers Laura Steenberge and Michael Winter: 7.30pm Friday 7 October 2016 @ IKLECTIK LAU… Read More
It’s official! My book has a webpage! Music After the Fall: Modern Composition and Culture Since 1989 will be published in February 2017 by University of California Press. And it will… Read More
Founded in 2009, Huddersfield Contemporary Records (HCR) continues to go from strength to strength. Not only as a showcase for what is surely now the powerhouse for new music in UK academe… Read More
On Friday, the Guardian‘s Charlotte Higgins wrote on the dilemma and plight of Radio 3 (After 70 years, Radio 3 needs a rethink. It’s time to unleash the composers), which s… Read More
London’s leading season-long series for new and experimental music, Kammer Klang, has announced its programme for the coming year. Once again, it looks a doozy, with mus… Read More
I’m in Oslo for a few days for the Ultima contemporary music festival. The lineup is stellar. I wasn’t here for the first week, so I’ve missed, among other things Youn… Read More
Warning: This post contains a selfie. I feel terrible. Yesterday evening I attended the launch of Claudia Molitor’s newest project, The Singing Bridge at Somerset House. The Singing Br… Read More
The subject of rave reviews already, Linda Catlin Smith‘s recent recording for another timbre, Dirt Road, played by Mira Benjamin and Simon Limbrick, needs little additional… Read More
A little curio of new music internetography for the truly niche. Earlier in the week one of my posts here on Ferneyhough (this one) received a comment. An old post, and sure enough the… Read More
News from composer Alex Groves of a new concert series starting next week in London. SOLO promises intimate solo recitals of unusual music, combining early and modern repertory. It begins th… Read More
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