Monthly Archives: February 2005
As reported a while back, Pocket Orchestra will be released by MIO. The Pocket Orchestra were an incredible and, until now, undiscovered “avant progressive” group that came to being in the American southwest in the late ’70s. The sextet started … Continue reading
Vandermark provides some interesting insight (and good listening skills) when The Wire plays him a number of pieces sight unseen.
A brief summary of Coleman’s career is available.
A Kronos Quartet performance is reviewed.
Ives’ Symphony No. 2 will be featured by the San Diego Symphony.
Over 100 percussionists will be playing a Xenakis piece, among other things: Professor Charles Dowd will conduct the Oregon Percussion Ensemble in “NUAGE! Xenakis, Oliveros & Kupferman,” a program of 20th and 21st century avant-garde music. The program, featuring more … Continue reading