Designer and sculptor Harry Bertoia spent the final decades of his life creating mesmerizing “sonambient” music out of big metal objects. An 11-CD collection of his recordings has just been reissued.
Hear McPartland’s compositions performed by Sarah Vaughan, Cleo Laine and more.
Baker’s legacy may be debated, but his artistry shouldn’t be. On the eve of a new biopic starring Ethan Hawke, here’s an introduction to the trumpeter and vocalist.
Fallujah is based on the experiences of a real Marine, who lost friends and more as a gunner in Iraq. The show’s libretto was written by an Iraqi-American.
Ahead of his first solo project, the guitarist for electronic-rock giants Darkside discusses electronics, improvisation and controlled spontaneity
McPartland caught the Memphis-born pianist for a session just before he left for a 1991 Japan tour.
One of the most versatile vocalists from the big band era, Anderson had an earthy, gritty style.
Gustavo Dudamel and members of the orchestra appeared in late night with inspiring music for a contentious campaign season.
From expressionistic early pieces to picturesque later music inspired by his remote island home, the celebrated musician left a broad, vibrant body of work.
In this animated video, pianist Michael Mizrahi channels the old Baroque harpsichord in new music written for him by Troy Herion.