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Midori Takada, a Japanese percussionist whose career skyrocketed after YouTube helped to unearth a magical solo album, offered a mysterious ritual involving music and more at the Kitchen on May 21.
https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Thea-banner.jpg 800 1500 Rebecca Lentjes http://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/national-sawdust-log.png Rebecca Lentjes2018-05-22 20:04:562018-05-22 20:04:56Thea Musgrave: Celebrating a Life With Music
Composer Thea Musgrave, whose 90th birthday will be celebrated by performers worldwide this season, talks to Rebecca S. Lentjes about her illustrious career and the keys to her creativity.
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Stephanie Richards, a trumpeter and composer whose resume includes gigs with Kanye West, David Byrne, Butch Morris, and Asphalt Orchestra, discusses her debut album, 'Fullmoon.'
https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Spinning-banner.jpg 800 1500 Annika Socolofsky http://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/national-sawdust-log.png Annika Socolofsky2018-05-16 14:58:002018-05-16 15:12:53In Review: Julia Wolfe, Spinning
Never one to shy away from making a statement, the composer Julia Wolfe evoked women's strength and labor in 'Spinning,' presented by Maya Beiser for Peak Performances May 10-13.
https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2018/05/Tanya-banner.jpg 800 1500 Steve Smith http://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/national-sawdust-log.png Steve Smith2018-05-09 22:00:312018-05-10 01:32:11Profiles in Disruption: Tanya Tagaq
Profiles in Disruption: The Inuk vocalist Tanya Tagaq, whose distinctive throat singing is at once a roar of furious indignation and a cry of proud resistance, will be honored in the 2018 National Sawdust Gala
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Ellen Reid, whose 'dreams of the new world' has its world premiere by the Los Angeles Master Chorus at Walt Disney Hall May 13, talks about her background, her process, and working with young women composers.
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National Sawdust Log checks in with composer, vocalist, and instrument builder Lesley Flanigan, who presents a substantial premiere at Red Bull Music Festival New York on May 9.
https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2018/04/Victoria-banner.jpg 800 1500 Susan Brodie http://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/national-sawdust-log.png Susan Brodie2018-04-05 15:02:172018-04-06 16:20:39Victoria Bond: Conducting a Life at the Cutting Edge
Composer, conductor, and curator Victoria Bond talks about her creative development, experiences with Harry Partch and Pierre Boulez, and what led her to start Cutting Edge Concerts, which opens its 21st season April 9.
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Cellist Clarice Jensen, founder of the versatile and in-demand new-music ensemble ACME, talks about her new solo album, 'For this from that will be filled,' on which she makes her debut as a composer.
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Icelandic composer Anna Thorvaldsdottir talks with violist, composer, and writer Anne Leilehua Lanzilotti about her creative path and work, including a new piece the New York Philharmonic will introduce April 4-6.