Tag: classical music

John Luther Adams: Composing Become Desert

John Luther Adams: Composing Become Desert

Become Desert completes a trilogy that I didn't set out to write. It began as Become Ocean, and next came Become River. And now Become Desert. The central image of this piece, poetically, is that beautiful line from Octavio Paz, the great Mexican poet, "Close your eyes and listen to the singing of the light."

16 Types of Musicians Before a Concert

16 Types of Musicians Before a Concert

[ 音樂會開演前的各種音樂家 ] [ 1. 暖身、練音階 ] [ 2. 永無止境的「表演模式」] [ 3. 嗑香蕉和巧克力 ] 巧克力 嘿,我幫你買了咖啡 哦不不不不 把它拿走! 不,咖啡不行 – 不不不不不不– 是有什麼毛病嗎? [ 該上場演奏了 ] [ 4. 做伸展操 / 做瑜珈 ] [ 5. 冥想 ] 柴可夫斯基… 柴可夫斯基… 柴可夫斯基… 柴可夫斯基… [ 6. 緊張到爆 ] [ 7. 火燒屁股才在練琴 ] 乾,我只剩十分鐘能練 [ 8. 緊要關頭跑廁所 ] 嘿,準備好了嗎?還有一分鐘就要上台了[ 8. 緊要關頭跑廁所

Composers Eating Kettle Corn – Scott Wollschleger

Composers Eating Kettle Corn - Scott Wollschleger

so I'm here today with Scott Walsh legarre Scott thank you so much for having us over yeah thank you so the question we always like to start out with is how do you take your popcorn I like salt and butter that's pretty pretty basic classic combination part of the idea of kettle corn

Great Composers: Claude Vivier

Great Composers: Claude Vivier

his work was seen as among the most important since Stravinsky but his birth was shrouded in mystery and he seemingly predicted his own murder I'm a classical nerd and today we're talking about Claude vivy a Claude Vivienne was born in Montreal in April 1948 and was abandoned by his parents shortly after his

Celebrating Women Composers | Ellen Zwilich

Celebrating Women Composers | Ellen Zwilich

well it wasn't you know like I decided I'm gonna be a composer I started making up things when I was about five you know and I didn't write anything down until I was about ten but I remember I was dying to take piano lessons and they got me to a piano teacher and