Monday, May 25, 2020

NEW MUSIC TUESDAY | Composer Pauline Kim Harris – ‘Ambient Chaconne’ For Violin & Electronics [PREMIERE RECORDING]

American violinist and composer Pauline Kim Harris performing the world premiere recording of her own new original work: ‘Ambient Chaconne’ for Solo Violin and...

NEW MUSIC TUESDAY | Composer Vivian Fung – String Quartet No. 4 [NEW YORK PREMIERE]

The American String Quartet performing the New York premiere performance of Canadian composer Vivian Fung's String Quartet No. 4 'Insects and Machines'. Recorded live at...

NEW MUSIC TUESDAY | Composer Lisa Bielawa – ‘Sanctuary Songs’ For Violin & Voice [PREMIERE]

Violinist Jennifer Koh performing the world premiere recording of American composer and vocalist Lisa Bielawa’s Sanctuary Songs for Solo Violin and Voice. “The idea came to me after...

NEW MUSIC TUESDAY | Composer Steven Mackey – Berlioz’ ‘Harold in Italy’ Re-Imagined [WORLD PREMIERE ADAPTATION]

German violist Tabea Zimmermann performing the world premiere performance of acclaimed German-born American composer Steven Mackey's new re-imagining of Hector Berlioz’ ‘Harold in Italy’...

NEW MUSIC TUESDAY | Composer Piotr Szewczyk – ‘Dopamine Rush’ for Two Violins [WORLD PREMIERE]

German violin duo, The Twiolins performing the world premiere performance of Polish-born composer Piotr Szewczyk's new 'Dopamine Rush' for Two Violins. Recorded live on the...

NEW MUSIC TUESDAY | Composer Matthew Whittall – ‘Bright Ferment’ for String Quartet [PREMIERE]

The London-based Marmen Quartet performing Canadian-Finnish composer Matthew Whittall’s newly-premiered 'Bright Ferment' for String Quartet. The new 9 minute work was commissioned by the 2019...

NEW MUSIC TUESDAY | Composer Andrei Pushkarev – Prokofiev 1st Violin Sonata (Arr. Violin, Strings & Percussion) [PREMIERE]

Swiss violinist Sebastian Bohren performing the world-premiere performance of Ukrainian composer Andrei Pushkarev’s new arrangement of Prokofiev’s Violin & Piano Sonata No. 1 Op. 80...

NEW MUSIC TUESDAY | Composer David Bird – ‘Apocrypha’ For Violin & Viola [WORLD PREMIERE]

New York-based violin and viola duo, andPlay, performing the world premiere performance of American electroacoustic and mixed-media composer David Bird’s 'Apocrypha' for solo violin...

NEW MUSIC TUESDAY | Composer Philip Glass – ‘King Lear Overture’ [WORLD PREMIERE]

The New York Philharmonic today rehearsing in advance of the world premiere performance of eminent American composer Philip Glass’ newly-commissioned ‘King Lear Overture'. Commissioned by...

NEW MUSIC TUESDAY | Composer Julian Gargiulo – Violin Sonata No. 3 [WORLD PREMIERE]

Violinist, VC Young Artist Nathan Meltzer performing the world-premiere performance of American composer and pianist Julian Gargiulo’s Sonata for Violin & Piano No. 3...

NEW MUSIC TUESDAY | Composer Samuel Adler – Violin Concerto [PREMIERE RECORDING]

Korean-American violinist Siwoo Kim performing the world-premiere recording of acclaimed American composer Samuel Adler’s Violin Concerto - with conductor Emily Freeman Brown and the...

NEW MUSIC TUESDAY | Composer Michael Torke – ‘Sky’ Violin Concerto [PREMIERE]

Violinist, VC Artist Tessa Lark performing the world premiere recording of American composer Michael Torke’s newly-premiered 'Sky' Concerto for Violin & Orchestra - with conductor David...

NEW MUSIC TUESDAY | Composer Wynton Marsalis – Violin Concerto [PREMIERE RECORDING]

Scottish violinist Nicola Benedetti performing the world premiere recording of composer and jazz legend Wynton Marsalis' newly-premiered Violin Concerto in D - with conductor...

NEW MUSIC TUESDAY | Composer Avner Dorman – Double Concerto [WORLD PREMIERE]

Violinist Pinchas Zukerman and cellist Amanda Forsyth rehearsing prior to the world premiere performance of Israeli composer Avner Dorman’s Double Concerto for Violin, Cello...

NEW MUSIC TUESDAY | Composer Anna Clyne’s New ‘DANCE’ Cello Concerto [WORLD PREMIERE]

Israeli-born cellist Inbal Segev last week rehearsing for the world premiere performance of British-born American composer Anna Clyne’s new Cello Concerto 'DANCE' - with...

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VC ARTIST | Bomsori Kim – ‘One Of The Most Dynamic & Exciting Violinists Today’

South Korean violin virtuoso Bomsori Kim has, in recent years, firmly established herself as one of today's eminent young international concert artists - praised by NDR...

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