https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2020/01/Shepard-banner.jpg 800 1500 Lana Norris https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/national-sawdust-log.png Lana Norris2020-01-03 17:30:072020-01-03 19:10:53Craig Shepard: Composing a Space for Reflection and Healing
Composer Craig Shepard talks to Lana Norris about 'Broken Silence,' a new composition intended to foster dialogue and healing in the wake of sexual-abuse scandals in the Catholic Church.
https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/linda-inset-1.jpg 750 900 William Robin https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/national-sawdust-log.png William Robin2019-12-31 07:00:182020-01-02 13:03:58Linda Shaver-Gleason: Exit Interview with a Public Musicologist
Public musicologist and blogger Linda Shaver-Gleason, who recently entered hospice to face her final days with cancer, talks with William Robin about what led to her work, why she pursued it, and what she'll leave behind.
https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/kirkegaard-inset-1.jpg 600 900 Charles Shafaieh https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/national-sawdust-log.png Charles Shafaieh2019-12-26 14:00:102019-12-26 14:02:03Jacob Kirkegaard: Creating Space for Awareness with Sound
Having witnessed 'TESTIMONIUM' at the 2019 Ultima Festival, journalist and critic Charles Shafaieh talks with Danish sound artist Jacob Kirkegaard about his practice, methods, and intent.
https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/Terry.credit.Ray-Tarantino.jpg 600 900 Steve Dollar https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/national-sawdust-log.png Steve Dollar2019-12-18 17:00:052019-12-19 15:00:08Terry Riley: Pursuing Musical Bliss with Family and Friends
Ahead of two major concerts at Pioneer Works Dec. 20 and 21 in anticipation of his 85th birthday, the iconic composer and improviser Terry Riley talks to Steve Dollar about enjoying life on the road.
https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/JACK-Banner.jpg 800 1500 Steve Smith https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/national-sawdust-log.png Steve Smith2019-12-16 03:00:142019-12-16 09:56:43JACK Quartet: Exploring New Frontiers in Collaboration
In advance of JACK Frontiers, a new two-night event JACK Quartet presents free of charge at The New School Dec. 17 & 18, the quartet members and composers share thoughts about creating music together.
https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/Lucy-banner.jpg 800 1500 Amber Evans https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/national-sawdust-log.png Amber Evans2019-12-13 18:00:062019-12-16 03:07:16Lucy Shelton: A Gourmet Guide to Modern Song
Previewing what promises to be a delectable recital at National Sawdust on Dec. 15, the celebrated vocalist Lucy Shelton disclosed her recipe for success to singer, conductor, and composer Amber Evans
https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/Kings-banner.jpg 800 1500 Vanessa Ague https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/national-sawdust-log.png Vanessa Ague2019-12-11 22:30:442019-12-11 22:31:01Inside National Sawdust: Kinds of Kings in Residence
Previewing a National Sawdust residency that gets underway Dec. 13, Vanessa Ague talks with Kinds of Kings founders Gemma Peacocke and Shelley Washington, and fellowship recipient Andrew M. Rodriguez.
https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2019/12/Smey-banner.jpg 800 1500 Steve Smith https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/national-sawdust-log.png Steve Smith2019-12-05 16:00:432019-12-05 16:00:43Melissa Smey: Portrait of a Curator in Evolution
Melissa Smey, executive director of Columbia University's Miller Theatre since 2009, reflects on the 20-year history and evolution of the institution's popular, trend-setting Composer Portraits series.
https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/Feast-inset-1.jpg 600 900 Brad Cohan https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/national-sawdust-log.png Brad Cohan2019-11-18 13:45:072020-01-08 13:31:14Nick Podgurski: Finding Epiphany in Collaboration
Ahead of a performance with Feast of the Epiphany, vocalist, multi-instrumentalist, and lyricist Nick Podgurski talks with Brad Cohan about the project's foundations in collaboration, folk music, Nashville guitar, and more.
https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/Lucy-top-inset.jpg 600 900 Olivia Giovetti https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/national-sawdust-log.png Olivia Giovetti2019-11-14 12:15:472019-11-14 14:43:35Lucy Dhegrae: From Trauma to Testimony in The Processing Series
In advance of her season-long National Sawdust residency, vocalist Lucy Dhegrae speaks with Olivia Giovetti about the intensely personal story at the heart of her project, which includes four commissioned premieres.