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“Petra” by Maryanne Amacher

Amacher’s 1991 piece Petra was originally commissioned for the ICSM World Music Days in Boswil, Switzerland. Written for two pianos, Petra is a unique example of Amacher’s late work, a direct extension of her … Continue reading

March 16, 2019 · Leave a comment

a bird never flies into the dark

Frontier is a solo dance choreographed by Martha Graham to music by Louis Horst. The set was designed by Isamu Noguchi; Graham created the costume. The work began as an ensemble piece, Perspectives: Frontier and Marching … Continue reading

December 2, 2017 · Leave a comment

Murakami’s elevator music

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One of the things I love about Haruki Murakami’s fiction is the way he uses music to enrich the narrative: all kinds of music, from…

July 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

Veronica Vasicka Boiler Room x Dekmantel Festival Set

A journey into the synth underground with Minimal Wave’s founder.

November 17, 2016 · Leave a comment

The Hurdy Gurdies: “Free of Me”

New York/Los Angeles. “We’ll kick out your teeth and make you swallow them… in bed.” Friends since their first year collegiating in Beantown, The Hurdy Gurdies bring the ruckus. Via … Continue reading

August 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

Chance the Rapper: Coloring Book

A top favorite of 2016: Chance the Rapper’s Coloring Book. Coloring Book is the third official mixtape by American hip hop recording artist Chance the Rapper. It was released on May 12, … Continue reading

May 24, 2016 · Leave a comment