She’s creeped out at first, and rightfully so.
This week’s Q2 Music Album of the Week, Martin Bresnick’s new “Prayer Remains Forever” is a brave exploration of life, death, and our search for something to confirm the unknowable. #MusicForWriters that “tells us how to remember.”
Like a collection of short stories or poems, Irish composer Donnacha Dennehy’s new album — which you can hear as you read in #MusicForWriters, thanks to Q2 Music — is a group of small tales with big sound.
If you whistle them, they’ll brighten any unsuspecting passerby’s day. If you send their lyrics to someone, you might get several “everything okay?” texts.
‘The Kids Aren’t Alright’ (a 2010’s tribute to The Offspring?) is the third single to be released off American Beauty/American psycho.
A three-year collaboration between Duke University-based Bill Seaman and John Supko produces a new sonic study in a “generative” sound and textual elements — Music for Writers served up by Q2 Music.
Nothing is more evident in the JACK Quartet’s new recordings of work by four áltaVoz Composers than the range of this unique ensemble — “the ride of our repertoire,” as violist John Pickford Richards puts it.
Oh hi, what are you listening to? This stuff obviously.
As we all know, sometimes it’s the most unlikely of pairings that make for the most fruitful and harmonious relationships.
Listening to the same music over and over is closing down, opening little windows of the self only to the parts of the world one likes best: bits of the past, certain people, certain feelings.