Composer and conductor Pierre Boulez turns ninety today. This year will see a number of celebrations of his nonagenarian status. Two boxed sets by recording labels with which he has long been associated up the ante for audiophiles. Pierre Boulez – 20th Century (DG 0289 479 4261 0) is a 44 CD boxed CD featuringContinue reading “Happy 90th Birthday Pierre Boulez”
Here is the premiere of Mark Simpson’s Night Music. It features cellist Leonard Elschenbroich and pianist Alexei Grynyuk. The piece receives its American premiere on March 29 at the Frick Museum.