Classical Contemporary Composer Nico Muhly talks about his Juilliard Composition Teachers Christopher Rouse and John Corigliano

Classical Contemporary Composer Nico Muhly talks about his Juilliard Composition Teachers Christopher Rouse and John Corigliano
Posted by on Dec 15, 2014

Nico Muhly, classical contemporary composer has composed a wide scope of work for ensembles, soloists and organizations including the Metropolitan Opera, English National Opera, American Ballet Theater, American Symphony Orchestra, Boston Pops, Carnegie Hall, Chicago Symphony, percussionist Colin Currie, countertenor Iestyn Davies, pianist Simone Dinnerstein, violinist Hilary Hahn, Gotham Chamber Opera, designer-illustrator Maira Kalman, choreographer Benjamin Millepied, Music-Theatre Group, New York City Ballet, New York Philharmonic, Opera Company of Philadelphia, Paris Opéra Ballet, soprano Jessica Rivera, The Royal Ballet, Saint Thomas Church in New York City, Seattle Symphony, and artist Conrad Shawcross. http://nicomuhly.com/








Alisa Weilerstein: On Memorization

Alisa Weilerstein: On Memorization
Posted by on Nov 24, 2014

Cellist Alisa Weilerstein and Memorization, a discussion of her memorization techniques….. http://www.alisaweilerstein.com/








Cellist Alisa Weilerstein’s Inspirations

Cellist Alisa Weilerstein’s Inspirations
Posted by on Sep 25, 2014

 Cellist Alisa Weilerstein’s  inspirations are discussed.  This young musician has attracted widespread attention for playing that combines a natural virtuosic command and technical precision with impassioned musicianship. ….http://www.alisaweilerstein.com/








Gabriel Kahane: Mentors

Gabriel Kahane: Mentors
Posted by on Sep 25, 2014

 Gabriel Kahane: Mentors, is the discussion of this singer, pianist and composer who is at the forefront of a generation of artists that are reinventing the landscape of music in the 21st century….http://gabrielkahane.com/








Chester Englander: Musical Mentors

Chester Englander: Musical Mentors
Posted by on Sep 25, 2014

Praised by The New York Times for the “brilliant clarity” of his performance of the solo cimbalom part for John Adams’ The Gospel According to the Other Mary, Chester Englander is an active percussionist and cimbalom player in Los Angeles. http://www.chesterenglander.com/








Nico Muhly: Advice for Young Composers

Nico Muhly: Advice for Young Composers
Posted by on Sep 25, 2014

Nico Muhly: Advice for Young Composers.  Nico has composed a wide scope of work for ensembles, soloists and organizations including the American Ballet Theater, American Symphony Orchestra, Boston Pops, Carnegie Hall, Chicago Symphony, percussionist Colin Currie, countertenor Iestyn Davies, pianist Simone Dinnerstein, violinist Hilary Hahn, Gotham Chamber Opera, designer-illustrator Maira Kalman, choreographer Benjamin Millepied, Music-Theatre Group, New York City Ballet, New York Philharmonic, Opera Company of Philadelphia, Paris Opéra Ballet, soprano Jessica Rivera, The Royal Ballet, Saint Thomas Church in New York City, Seattle Symphony, and artist Conrad Shawcross. http://nicomuhly.com/