Newsbits: New Music in New York / Melford / Halvorson / Eisenstadt / Morricone

Français : Ennio Morricone lors du 66ème Festi...

An article discussed the plethora of new music festivals going on in New York.

Myra Melford has won the 2012 Alpert Award for music.

The latest release from Mary Halvorson, Bending Bridges, is reviewed.

Harris Eisenstadt will release two albums this summer: Canada Day Octet (06.26.2012) and Canada Day III (07.10.2012).

The career of Ennio Morricone is profiled.

St. Louis’s New Music Circle is profiled as a purveyor of the avant-garde, including an interview with recent performer Olivia Block.