April 19, 2011
C.O.M.P. winners make news
The announcement of the winners of this year's Creating Original Music Project (C.O.M.P.) competition has prompted a flurry of press coverage around the state. In St. Louis, sisters Bella and Lilly Ibur have been the subjects of several news stories. They recently were featured on Show Me St. Louis, which airs weekday afternoons on local…
Nov. 12, 2010
Roger Reynolds among composers celebrated at ONCE.MORE.
Roger Reynolds, who will be one of the guest composers for the 2011 Mizzou New Music Summer Festival, recently returned to Ann Arbor, MI to celebrate the legacy of the ONCE Festival and the associated group of new music composers he helped to found during the 1960s. The event ONCE. MORE. was an interdisciplinary celebration…
July 27, 2010
More coverage of Mizzou New Music Summer Festival
With the first-ever Mizzou New Music Summer Festival now officially part of history, we'll have photos, audio and video from the inaugural fest available here very soon. In the meantime, a few more news items about the Festival also have hit our inbox in recent days: The MNMSF was featured in the July 22 edition…
July 16, 2010
A nod from Nonesuch
The Mizzou New Music Summer Festival and resident ensemble Alarm Will Sound are mentioned today in a journal entry on the website of AWS' record company, Nonesuch, which is known for its support for adventurous music of all sorts. You can read the item here.
July 15, 2010
Alarm Will Sound profiled in Columbia Missourian
Alarm Will Sound is the subject of a short feature story written by Emily Lynn for today's Vox magazine, the arts and entertainment section of the Columbia Missourian. AWS is the Festival's resident ensemble this year, performing in both the opening concert this past Monday and in the finale coming up on Sunday. You can…
July 13, 2010
Lisa Moore featured on Tribune’s Art Axis blog
Pianist Lisa Moore, who will perform in tonight's Mizzou New Music Summer Festival concert at the Missouri Theatre Center for the Arts, is featured today in a post on the Columbia Daily Tribune's Art Axis blog. You can read Tribune writer Aarik Danielsen's missive about Moore here. The Mizzou New Music Summer Festival also is…
July 12, 2010
Mizzou New Music Summer Festival featured on MizzouWire, KDHX
The University's online news service MizzouWire has a feature up now about the Mizzou New Music Summer Festival. You can read the article "Sounds of Summer: Mizzou New Music Summer Festival resonates with aficionados" by Nancy Moen here. Also, Dr. Jeanne Sinquefield (pictured), founder and funder of the Mizzou New Music Initiative and head of…
July 12, 2010
Alarm Will Sound’s Alan Pierson interviewed by Columbia Daily Tribune
The Columbia Daily Tribune's Aarik Danielsen continues his coverage of the Mizzou New Music Summer Festival today via an interview with Alarm Will Sound artistic director, conductor and keyboardist Alan Pierson (pictured). You can read the interview posted on the paper's Art Axis blog here.