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  1. Essential Arts: Chris Burden's big ideas and the first Mr. Yoko OnoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 17 | Los Angeles Times

    ... and its rent is subsidized but that doesn't mean Gilbert and Anderson don't have passionate feelings about the issue. Listen to them discuss it and how it will affect peer theaters -- and see what it costs to present inventive theater on a ...


  2. MiscellanyRead the original story

    Saturday May 2 | Alex Ross

    The Look and Listen Festival unfolds this weekend in Manhattan and Brooklyn. So Percussion, the Daedalus Quartet, Talujon, and Miranda Cuckson are among the performers; featured composers include Miya Masoka, Anna Weesner, Anna orvaldsdottir, Kaija Saariaho, and Tyshawn Sorey... On the other coast, the Hear Now Festival offers a sweeping survey of LA-based composers, while John Zorn enjoys a day-long tribute that sprawls between LACMA and UCLA's Royce Hall... The American Composers Orchestra's Underwood New Music Readings are scheduled for May 6-7.... The Stefan Wolpe Society 's season-long, four-concert survey concludes on May 11.... Coming later in May in Toronto, the Royal Conservatory's 21C Music Festival , with Saariaho as the featured composer.... The New World Symphony has unveiled a lovely, video-stocked website devoted to John Cage .... Kate Soper will be featured in NYC's Music ... (more)


  3. Fungus plays 'biomusic' duetRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | BBC News

    ... Biocomputer Music will be performed at the Peninsular Arts Contemporary Music Festival "Biomusic", on Sunday 1 March. Listen to Prof Miranda on Adam Rutherford's Inside Science programme on BBC Radio 4.


  4. The sound beyond silenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2015 | On An Overgrown Path

    ... A preoccupation with fusing sight and sound led Adams to creating installations such as The Place Where You to Listen which pay homage to Wagner's concept of Gesamtkunstwerk - total artwork. In his note for Clouds of Forgetting, Clouds of Unknowing ...


  5. Abstract SoundscapesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | WNYC-AM New York

    For this New Sounds, listen to some abstract soundscapes from Poland, from Berlin via an Icelandic composer, and from Brooklyn-based musicians as well. Hear a soundscape from the Berlin-based Icelandic one-woman band Kira Kira, from her record Feathermagnetik.


  6. Listen: WBUR's New Music Podcast STYLUS Releases Four-Episode SeriesRead the original story

    Dec 29, 2014 |

    Stylus is a new podcast and radio show produced by WBUR , Boston's NPR News Station and distributed by PRX, the Public Radio Exchange. The first four-episode series premiered on WBUR and has been released for further broadcast through PRX.


  7. Musical MachinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2014 | WNYC-AM New York

    Listen to the insistent rhythms and repetitions of acoustic instruments on this New Sounds, with solo music from Kris Davis. Hear her "Saturn Return."


  8. Michael Pisaro blurs edges of performance, perceptionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2014 |

    "Continuum Unbound," a set of three CD-length compositions by Michael Pisaro recently issued in a handsome box set on his Gravity Wave label, presents the intrepid listener with an arc both aurally engaging and intellectually stimulating. Listen without first reading the CD booklet, and you might wonder what the discs "Kingsnake Grey," an unaltered 72-minute field recording made at sundown on New Year's Eve 2012 in South Carolina's Congaree National Park; "Congaree Nomads," which mingles fragmented field recordings and sounds made by the percussionist Greg Stuart; and "Anabasis," a dense, eventful odyssey for five musicians, including Pisaro and Stuart have to do with each other.


  9. The first prerequisite for listening to music is so obviousRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | On An Overgrown Path

    'The first prerequisite for listening to music is so obvious that it almost seems ludicrous to mention, yet it is often the single element that is absent: to pay attention and to give the music your concentrated effort as an active listener ' That is Aaron Copland writing in What to Listen for in Music back in 1939. Today, advocating tweeting in concerts is considered A1 4ber-cool, but advocating mindfulness in concerts is considered A1 4ber-uncool.


  10. Cell Phone MeditationRead the original story

    Oct 14, 2014 | Psychology Today

    ... mindfulness is about silence and shutting off, rather than opening to all forms of experience. Imagine that you can listen to the sounds with your entire body, picking up 360 degrees of sounds, above, below, in front, behind-all around you. Listen ...