https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/Leila-banner.jpg 800 1500 Olivia Giovetti https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/national-sawdust-log.png Olivia Giovetti2018-09-24 14:13:212018-09-24 16:59:56Leila Bordreuil: The Physical Force of Sound
Improvising cellist and composer Leila Bordreuil speaks to Olivia Giovetti about her creative practice, her interest in the sensory force of sound, and upcoming projects at Issue Project Room and the Kitchen.
https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/180518_Pinhook_GavinRaynaRussom_006_Carlos-Gonzalez_IG-The1point8.jpg 600 900 Piotr Orlov https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/national-sawdust-log.png Piotr Orlov2018-09-12 10:48:472018-09-12 11:17:44Gavin Rayna Russom: Synthesizing a Social Counterpoint
LCD Soundsystem synth wizard Gavin Rayna Russom talks to Piotr Orlov about her National Sawdust residency, which begins in collaboration with pioneering minimalist Terry Riley on Sept. 15.
https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/Cuckson-banner.jpg 800 1500 Kurt Gottschalk https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/national-sawdust-log.png Kurt Gottschalk2018-09-12 09:30:302018-09-12 09:30:15Miranda Cuckson: Violinist in Tune with the Times
Violinist Miranda Cuckson, an artist deeply committed to modern music, tells Kurt Gottschalk about upcoming collaborations with composers Michael Hersch and Katharina Rosenberger at National Sawdust.
https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/Sumac-banner.jpg 800 1500 Brad Cohan https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/national-sawdust-log.png Brad Cohan2018-09-04 18:11:342018-09-06 13:37:31Sumac: Heady Metal, Heavy Improvisation
Ahead of shows at St. Vitus and National Sawdust, Aaron Turner of Sumac talks about mixing metal and free improvisation, working with Keiji Haino, and making the band's newest album, 'Love in Shadow.'
https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/compassion-inset-1.jpg 600 900 John Hong https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/national-sawdust-log.png John Hong2018-08-30 12:42:202018-08-30 12:51:28You Should Be Following: Mariella Haubs and Jocelyn Zhu
John Hong profiles Mariella Haubs and Jocelyn Zhu, two Juilliard-trained violinists who mastered the art of asking in seeking to serve refugees worldwide with Concerts for Compassion.
https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/rinde-inset-2.jpg 600 900 Steve Dollar https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/national-sawdust-log.png Steve Dollar2018-08-21 16:45:062018-08-21 17:22:30Rinde Eckert: Embracing What Comes Naturally
The multifarious singer, multi-instrumentalist, actor, and performance artist Rinde Eckert talks to journalist Steve Dollar about 'The Natural World,' a new album on which Eckert goes it alone—literally.
https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/UCarmen-banner-1.jpg 800 1500 Lara Pellegrinelli https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/national-sawdust-log.png Lara Pellegrinelli2018-08-08 18:30:242018-08-09 13:15:43Naomi André: Engaging Black Experience in Opera
Scholar Naomi André talks to Lara Pellegrinelli about 'Black Opera: History, Power, Engagement,' her new book about the intersection of opera and black culture, singers, and characters in the U.S. and South Africa.
https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2018/08/Valley-inset-1.jpg 600 900 Brad Cohan https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/national-sawdust-log.png Brad Cohan2018-08-01 15:30:152018-09-04 16:36:26Alan Braufman, Cooper-Moore, and Nabil Ayers: Return to the Valley
Brad Cohan speaks with Alan Braufman, Cooper-Moore, and Nabil Ayers about the New York City loft-jazz scene and a newly reissue of a fabled LP, 'Valley of Search,' to be played live at National Sawdust Aug. 3.
https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/Wang-inset-3.jpg 600 900 John Hong https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/national-sawdust-log.png John Hong2018-07-26 15:00:582018-07-26 15:00:58You Should Be Following: Weixiong Wang
You Should Be Following: Weixiong Wang, a Juilliard-trained clarinetist turned recording-studio entrepreneur, whose Skillman Music has served clients from Lang Lang to Logic.
https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2018/07/Brzytwa-Karpman-matrix.jpg 800 1500 Steve Smith https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/national-sawdust-log.png Steve Smith2018-07-19 16:03:242018-07-20 15:10:51Laura Karpman and MaryClare Brzytwa: Evening the Score in Music for Media
MaryClare Brzytwa, executive director of Technology and Applied Composition at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, talks with composer Laura Karpman about issues faced by women composing for media.