Featured Composers

  • John AdamsJohn Adams

    "Whenever serious art loses track of its roots in the vernacular, then it begins to atrophy." John Adams

  • James MacMillanJames MacMillan

    "...a composer so confident of his own musical language that he makes it instantly communicative to his listeners." The Guardian

  • Elliott CarterElliott Carter

    "He is America's great musical poet." Musical America

  • Paquito D'RiveraPaquito D'Rivera

    "He has become the consummate multinational ambassador, creating and promoting a cross-culture of music that moves effortlessly among jazz, Latin, and classical." National Endowment for the Arts

  • Isang YunIsang Yun

    "I was born in Korea and project that culture, but I developed musically in Europe. I don't need to organise or separate elements of the cultures. I am a unity, a simple person. It's a synthesis." Isang Yun

  • Béla BartókBéla Bartók

    "...the Hungarian master, despite his intellectual control, remained the nearest to the instinctual, the irrational in music, and thus to the Dionysian spirit in art." Mosco Carner

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Today's Performances

  • Lindberg, Magnus: Piano Concerto No.2 (Finnish premiere)Helsinki Music Centre, Helsinki, Finland
  • Bartók, Béla: Violin Concerto No.1 op.posth Herkulessaal, München, Germany
  • Strauss, Richard: Ariadne auf Naxos (1916 version) Perelman Theater, Philadlephia, PA, USA

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