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22 April 2014

New Video: Isaacson's the way of all flesh

Yet another new video! This time, one of my performance of Kurt Isaacson's the way of all flesh from wasteLAnd Music's April 4th concert this year.

This entire concert received a wonderful review in Isaac Shankler's Spring Concert Journal on NewMusicBox (I am a little biased towards the review because I was called "masterful" and "transfixing" which made me pretty excited). He also writes about three other Los-Angeles-area concerts by the LA Phil, What's Next Ensemble, and Timur and the Dime Museum.

18 March 2014

New Video: Reflections

Following the last post, there are now two more videos from the same recital: John Cage's Solo for Bass with WBAI and my Reflections (in memoriam Stefano Scodanibbio).

Here's my piece. Click over to YouTube for the Cage.

16 March 2014

New Video: Saariaho's Folia

I'm excited about putting some video online from a recent recital I played of works for bass and electronics. First up, Kaija Saariaho's Folia. Hope you enjoy it!

This was the first concert I played on a new bass that Barrie Kolstein built for me. It will be really lovely to play this instrument for years and years to come.

03 March 2014

More on Even the Light Itself Falls

Textura and Sequenza21 have also written about my piece/album Even the Light Itself Falls. It's been very exciting to read about how people are enjoying the pace and space of the piece. Textura also did a Spotlight article on me which is a little mini interview-like piece.

Textura review
Sequenza21 review by Paul Muller
Textura Spotlight article

19 February 2014

Record Review in the NYTimes

I'm so excited that Steve Smith included a review of ensemble et cetera's recording of Even the Light Itself Falls on Populist Records in a New York Times ArtsBeat Classical Playlist. You can read it here:

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