STL 19-20: World-Class Composers & Innovative Works

Alarm Will Sound announces its eighth St. Louis Season. The four concerts spread out from November to May include multiple world premieres and see the ensemble not only return to the stage of The Sheldon but also visit two spaces for the first time: The 560 Music Center at Washington University, and The Grandel. Details on […]

Watch the story of Donnacha Dennehy’s “The Hunger”

The first recording of Donnacha Dennehy‘s The Hunger—performed by Alarm Will Sound led by Alan Pierson, soprano Katherine Manley, and sean nós singer Iarla Ó Lionáird—will be released on Nonesuch Records this Friday. Ahead of its release, Alarm Will Sound has shared a short film in which the composer and performers tell the story behind the piece. The Hunger explores Ireland’s […]

Alarm System 2019

Alarm Will Sound continues to push boundaries with Alarm System 2019 at the Sheldon Concert Hall in St. Louis on May 10th at 8 p.m. featuring music by King Britt, Dave Douglas, Tyshawn Sorey, and more. The performance will begin with a special collaboration between members of AWS and St. Louis musician Mvstermind (named an […]