Contempora: The Contemporary Classical Music Podcast
By George Marshall
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A monthly podcast, Contempora is aimed at composers, performers and enthusiasts of contemporary classical music. Each episode features the music of a different living composer and an interview with them about their music.
||CleanAngelswort||In this episode of Contempora composer and singer Ben Hjertmann intorduces his upcoming, self-produced album Angelswort. Ben outlines his inspiration for the piece and talks us through several movements.||5/1/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanKebyar Untai||ICE member Nathan Davis joins us this time to discuss his duo Kebyar Untai.||4/1/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Slash of Blue! A Sweep of Gray!||Composer Larry Alan Smith joins us this time to discuss his recent song cylce, "A Slash of Blue! A Sweep of Gray!"||3/1/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanSongs in the Rear View Mirror||This time on Conetmpora, we explore the music of Kenneth Frazelle. Excerpts from his "Songs in the Rear View Mirror" will be explored as he discusses the work's structure and inception, as well as his life as a composer.||1/31/2013||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanA Tune Refracted||For Contempora's premiere episode, composer Eliza Brown is featured. Excerpts from her composition "A Tune Refracted" are complemented by her discussion of the work. Oboist Kevin Scott, who was involved in the recording, also weighs in.||1/1/2013||Free||View in iTunes|