A recording of ensemble mosaik’s Bettina Junge and Mathis Mayr playing Tomorrow I will build a house here, if I can hold still back in October is now online:
Summer is drawing to a close and I’m flying back to the USA. Before it ends, here we are in Darmstadt, workshopping ideas for a new work, rumour — distant land, with Gwen Rouger, Franco Venturini and Simon Steen-Andersen. Experiments with the musicians of soundinitiative will inform the use of cassette players in my work being premiered by DieOrdnungDerDinge in November at the […]
The question of gender inequity in classical music is hardly a new one and just a few days ago, Alex Ross posted in the New Yorker including some more recent upsetting comments from Russian conductors about their female counterparts. Meanwhile in the francophone world, there has been heated debate about remarks made this week by […]
Wednesday, 19 December 2012
A selection of things from the last twelve months that I have enjoyed and would like to share. Have a happy 2013!
Tagged Dan Vezza, Don DeLillo, E.E. Cummings, Fiona Bevan, hand werk, Heinrich Schütz, Mark Andre, Neil Luck, Piaras Hoban, Pina Bausch, Robert Phillips, Tanztheater Wuppertal, Tim McCormack, Werner Herzog
A formatted PDF of recent discussion on Facebook around Johannes Kreidler’s protest at the Donaueschingen Festival in October 2012 as posted by Ian Pace.