https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/Kinds-of-Kings-2020_photo-credit-Susanna.png 641 964 Vanessa Ague https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/national-sawdust-log.png Vanessa Ague2020-03-17 15:00:092020-03-17 15:56:51Inside National Sawdust: Kinds of Kings Explore Meyer Sound
Vanessa Ague talks to composers Gemma Peacocke and Cassie Wieland about the music they created for a Kinds of Kings residency concert at National Sawdust in March, now postponed and awaiting rescheduling.
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Rebecca S. Lentjes looks back on the first three orchestral programs of "Project 19," the New York Philharmonic's ambitious initiative celebrating the centenary of women's suffrage with new works by 19 distinguished composers.
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DIrector Joel Ivany and composer Michelle DiBucci talk to Olivia Giovetti about 'Mrs. Winslow's Soothing Syrup,' the timely chamber opera Against the Grain Theatre is workshopping in residence at National Sawdust.
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Martin Johnson reviews the premiere performance of 'Idiom VI,' a long-form composition Anna Webber presented in the Stone Commissioning Series at National Sawdust in January.
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Lana Norris reviews the premiere performance of 'Raíces Jarochos,' vibraphonist and composer Patricia Brennan's musical love letter to her Mexican home town, presented at National Sawdust in December.
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.
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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.
https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/Midori-inset.jpg 600 900 Brin Solomon https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/national-sawdust-log.png Brin Solomon2019-11-05 19:05:042019-11-06 10:45:28In Review: Midori
Performing at (Le) Poisson Rouge, the violinist Midori and the pianist Ieva Jokubaviciute presented that rare treat: a program of 20th- and 21st-century works played with impeccable polish, Brin Solomon relates.
https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2019/11/counterinduction-banner.jpg 800 1500 Vanessa Ague https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/national-sawdust-log.png Vanessa Ague2019-11-04 12:30:032019-11-07 09:53:24In Review: counter)induction
Miller Theatre's inviting Pop-Up format bolstered sensations of intimacy when the new-music ensemble counter)induction played works by Jessica Meyer, in a concert reviewed by Vanessa Ague.
https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/Brenner-Kurdi-inset.jpg 600 900 Xenia Hanusiak https://nationalsawdust.org/thelog/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/national-sawdust-log.png Xenia Hanusiak2019-10-23 17:54:522020-01-30 11:26:02Janis Brenner + Muyassar Kurdi: Lessons in Laughter and Lineage
Interdisciplinary artists Janis Brenner and Muyassar Kurdi talk to Xenia Hanusiak about intergenerational collaboration, the vitality of laughter, and "Movement on Film," their joint project at Areté Venue & Gallery.