John Cage and “specific things, beings or events”

Cage’s music often demands more from performers than simply learning the notes and rhythms. In the case of Atlas Eclipticalis the notation is unique leaves plenty of room for interpretation.

March 13, 2012

The way we name music (and babies) now

When it comes to naming music and babies, I feel like it takes a brilliant linguist or a sort-of-crazy-person to do something truly original.

October 28, 2011 | ,

Compose a piece for Alarm Will Sound

Alarm Will Sound are the Artists-in-Residence at the Mizzou New Music Summer Music Festival, held every July at the University of Missouri Columbia and sponsored by the Sinquefield Charitable Foundation. The Festival features world premieres of music by 8 composers selected through an open application process to write a piece for Alarm Will Sound. Send scores and recordings by […]

September 20, 2011 | ,