Archive for the ‘New Music’ Category

Nov. 12 2018

Student Composer of the Month – November 2018: Frances Pollock

Welcome to Student Composer of the Month, where we talk with a composer each month that is currently studying or has recently studied in the greater Baltimore area. This month’s composer is Frances Pollock, a graduate in theory and composition from Furman University and in voice from Peabody Conservatory, now studying composition at Yale University. […]

Oct. 11 2018

Student Composer of the Month – October 2018: Quinn Dizon

Welcome to Student Composer of the Month, where we talk with a composer each month that is currently studying or has recently studied in the greater Baltimore area. This month’s composer is Quinn Dizon, our first composer not associated with Peabody Conservatory. He has been commissioned by various soloists and large ensembles to write works […]

Sep. 13 2018

Educated and Not-So-Educated Perspectives on New Music

By John Scherch | Posted in Host Blogs, New Music | 5 Comments

At least one of you has noticed that, contrary to my “mission statement” I posted when I first started working here, I haven’t gotten around to playing a lot of new music on the radio. That’s largely because I remembered that radio is a medium on which you can’t skip past what you don’t like, and […]

Sep. 12 2018

Student Composer of the Month – September 2018: Daniel Sabzghabaei

Welcome to Student Composer of the Month, where we talk with a composer each month that is currently studying or has recently studied in the greater Baltimore area. This month’s composer is Daniel Sabzghabaei, who finished his Master’s at Peabody in 2017 and is currently pursuing his Ph. D. at Cornell University. In this edition, […]

Jul. 31 2018

Student Composer of the Month – August 2018: A Call for Composers

Hello, friends! Normally around this time, you’d be seeing a clip on our site featuring a talk with a composer in the Baltimore area who studies or has recently studied in the area, and who also usually has some other interesting things going on in their career. Instead of clamoring to find another composer who’s […]

Jul. 02 2018

Student Composer of the Month – July 2018: Peter Dayton

Welcome to Student Composer of the Month, where we talk with a composer each month that is currently studying or has recently studied in the greater Baltimore area. This month’s composer is Peter Dayton, who finished his Master’s at Peabody in 2016, has many published recordings, and continues to consult with various prominent composers regarding […]

Jun. 01 2018

Student Composer of the Month – June 2018: Steven Crino

Welcome to Student Composer of the Month, where we talk with a composer each month that is currently studying or has recently studied in the greater Baltimore area. This month’s composer is Steven Crino, who recently completed his Master’s and will pursue his doctoral studies at Peabody Conservatory. Part 1: Part 2: Part 3: Visit […]

May. 01 2018

Student Composer of the Month – May 2018: Elliott Grabill

Welcome to Student Composer of the Month, where we talk with a composer each month that is currently studying or has recently studied in the greater Baltimore area. This month’s composer is Elliott Grabill, a recent graduate of Peabody Conservatory. Part 1: Part 2: Part 3: Visit Elliott’s website, http://elliottgrabill.com/

Apr. 03 2018

Student Composer of the Month – April 2018: Nicholas Bentz

Welcome to Student Composer of the Month, where we talk with a composer each month that is currently studying or has recently studied in the greater Baltimore area. This month’s and our inaugural composer is Nicholas Bentz, co-founder of Symphony Number One, a current student at Peabody Conservatory, and who will attend the USC Thornton […]

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