Search Catalogue

FEATURED COMPOSERS

Elliott Carter Discusses Two Controversies and a Conversation

Get Adobe Flash player
Now Playing: High Quality 16:9 (480x270, 820Kbps)
Play Medium Quality 16:9 (320x180, 400kbps)

Views: 2681



"After the premiere of Conversations at the Aldeburgh Festival in June of 2011 Oliver Knussen suggested that I expand this piece. I decided to add two more movements, which became the two controversies. The first of the two controversies has the percussion in the leading role and the second features the piano which ends the movement in a flourish."

— Elliott Carter
December 22, 2011

Video provided courtesy of the New York Philharmonic.

Featured Clips

Birtwistle on Birtwistle

Source: Boosey & Hawkes

Views: 14547

Johannes Kalitzke: Die Weber

Source: ZDF/arte

Views: 2406

Brett Dean on composing Socrates

Source: Berlin Phil Media

Views: 2291

Ursula Mamlok Movements (Trailer)

Source: Berrini Film Productions

Views: 1917

Michel van der Aa: Sunken Garden trailer 1

Source: English National Opera

Views: 2656


FAQ | Contact Us | Links | About Us | Shop Directory | Careers | Terms of use | RSS Index