Quatuor Bozzini at Time Spans 2018 (Concert Review)

Quatuor Bozzini Timespans Festival DiMenna Center for Classical Music August 14, 2018 NEW YORK – Quatuor Bozzini, a Canadian string quartet, have performed and recorded a plethora of contemporary music. While their advocacy is wide-ranging, the music of Canadian composers is near and dear to Quatuor Bozzini. They demonstrated this at the opening concert ofContinue reading “Quatuor Bozzini at Time Spans 2018 (Concert Review)”

Andrew Lee – “Inner Monologues (Venn Diagram of Six Pitches)”

Pianist R. Andrew Lee has released a new EP on Irritable Hedgehog. It is a recording of composer/improviser Ryan Oldham’s Inner Monologues (Venn Diagram of Six Pitches). The hexachord in question is presented in slow-paced fashion, appearing throughout the keyboard in configurations of varying densities. There certainly are links between Oldham and the Wandelweiser Collective and Morton Feldman in terms of the slowContinue reading “Andrew Lee – “Inner Monologues (Venn Diagram of Six Pitches)””

Linda Catlin Smith on Another Timbre (CD Review)

Linda Catlin Smith Drifter Apartment House and Bozzini Quartet Another Timbre at105X2   Born in the US and residing in Canada for more than a quarter century, Linda Catlin Smith has become a fixture on that country’s cultural radar. She has been welcomed and feted as one of Canada’s own. For instance, she is onlyContinue reading “Linda Catlin Smith on Another Timbre (CD Review)”