A conversation with Solenne Païdassi
I’m still coming down from the summer– Schoenberg, Shostakovich, “The Jury,” everything and everyone who turned up
If the concerto represents the individual against massed forces, unaccompanied works feel like an internalization of this struggle within an individual.
One of the most original composers of the 20th Century, Janáček had a hot-blooded disposition and a pronounced appetite for the opposite sex.
Musicians are itinerant; you go where the work is.
What is the difference between a modern and "historic" cello and why use one over another?
"Even if they cut off both my hands and I have to hold my pen in my teeth I shall go on writing music."
Summer 2022 features arguably the most perfect of Mozart’s perfect quartets, the C Major.
Set aside August 4 to August 15 because NCMF is on for summer 2021 with six concerts in six days.
The first LP I ever owned was a collection of marches by John Philip Sousa.
For 19 years, the festival has taken over the town for a week in August.
One of the most extraordinary pieces I have ever commissioned.
Artistic Director David Yang's notes on the new piece for 2019.