August 1, 2016 2 Comments
Augusta Read Thomas (b. 1964) is an American composer, professor, and has also been the conductor of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra.
To The Sailors
( A love affair with music)
July 31, 2016 1 Comment
QUATRE FLUIDES for Clarinet & String orchestra
July 14, 2016 3 Comments
Being 1/2 Hungarian, I had to choose Tommy Vig (July 14, 1938) for today’s composer. He was a prodigy who by 6 was playing drums in his father’s jazz band and later studied at the Bela Bartok conservatory. He’s had a rich career winning a scholarship to Julliard, writing for numerous tv and film productions, and also, oddly enough inventing the scientific method of Non-Subjective Valuing for which he holds a patent.
Concerto for Clarinet, Vibraharp and Orchestra