The Naxos
Composer of the Month

In July, Naxos released its recording of Roy Harris’s Symphonies 3 and 4, part of a complete cycle of the composer’s symphonies.  

Roy HARRIS: Symphony No. 3 and No. 4, “Folk Song Symphony”
Colorado Symphony and Chorus, Marin Alsop

CD of the Month

Toru TAKEMITSU: A Flock Descends into the Pentagonal Garden, etc.
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Marin Alsop

Roy Harris: Symphonies 3 and 4
Podcast Feed

John Tavener: Lament for Jerusalem
Podcast Feed

Classical Music Spotlight presents a special interview with Maestro Leonard Slatkin
Podcast Feed

William Bolcom's Songs of Innocence and of Experience
Podcast Feed

Tuesday, March 21, 2006
Bolcom's Blake Songs in Minneapolis April 2007

The Star Tribune of Minneapolis-St. Paul reported on Sunday that VocalEssence, the Minneapolis-based choral arts organization led by Philip Brunelle, will present two performances of William Bolcomís Songs of Innocence and of Experience as part of Illuminating Bolcom, a two-week festival celebrating the composerís work that will run from April 21st-May 5th, 2007. The performances of Songs of Innocence and of Experience are expected to be highlights of the 2006-2007 VocalEssence season and will take place on April 28th and 29th, 2007 in Orchestra Hall.