Classicalite A.V. Club: Electric Violinist Sarah Charness Q&A with Maria Sullivan | Logan K. Young, editor; Ian Holubiak, producer
Classicalite A.V. Club: Cellist, composer and new music impresario Buffi Jacobs talks about her tenure with the Polyphonic Spree, as well as her newest venture--Anaphase..."the next phase in symphonic performance." Ian Holubiak, editor; Maria Sullivan, producer
Last week, our Clite A.V. Club had the pleasure of speaking with the Polyphonic Spree's cellist of many records and tours--the brilliant, indefatigable Buffi Jacobs. The Spree were in town for a Tuesday night gig at Brooklyn Bowl (more about that show below), but Jacobs seemed most excited about her brand new project: Anaphase. And, honestly, we are, too.
Think you can solve this 6x6 grid, 3x2 region mini-Wordoku featuring contemporary classical composers who's last names start with the letter P? (Ian Holubiak, editor; Rob Guarigilia, engineer; Maria Sullivan, producer)
Classicalite A.V. Club: Composer and curator Randy Gibson talks John Cage, Michael Pisaro, Nate Wooley... Ian Holubiak, editor; Rob Guarigilia, engineer; Maria Sullivan, producer
Just like we promised we would, Classicalite's A.V. Club is pleased to present the premiere of Russian-German pianist Igor Levit's "music video" for Bach's first partita. Featuring Levit playing the prelude on a beautiful Steinway--in a grand concert hall--you get all the intimate intricacies of Baroque counterpoint warmly captured in Sony Classical's always fidelis sound. It's nearly two minutes of Levit, fresh from perfecting the late Beethoven sonatas, at his finest. Subtle, never rushing, do check out this exclusive footage.
Classicalite A.V. Club: Jonatha Brooke sings about her mother in "Scars"... Logan K. Young, editor; Maria Jean Sullivan, producer; Ian Holubiak, engineer
Clite A.V. Club Q&A with Jonatha Brooke & Ian Holubiak Logan K. Young, editor; Maria Sullivan, producer
The Nigel Kennedy of the King's Instrument, Cameron Carpenter (born Taylor Cameron Carpenter) has taken that violinist's charge to another level, indeed, with his International Touring Organ--ITO, for short. "I want the American Classic cathedral organ to combine with its counterpart, the cinema organ, in a single instrument," Mr. Carpenter says.
Clite A.V. Club: FourPlay String Quartet Q&A Logan K. Young, editor; Ryan Book, producer
Clite A.V. Club: FourPlay String Quartet Logan K. Young, editor; Ryan Book, producer
Watch live performance videos of Hamid Drake, William Parker, Peter Brötzmann...and Susan Alcorn and Mary Halvorson at Vision Fest 19 at Roulette in Brooklyn.
Ned Rothenberg, clarinet; Gamin, piri; Satoshi Takeishi, percussion; Samita Sinha, vocals (6-12-14, Brooklyn)
Clite A.V. Club: Carsie Blanton, "Fat & Happy" Logan K. Young, editor; Ian Holubiak, producer
Clite A.V. Club: Time for Three Logan K. Young, editor; Ryan Book, producer