American Symphonies

While driving around Saint Louis the other day, I was listening to NPR and had the pleasure of hearing a fantastic interview with the Saint Louis Symphony’s Music Director, David Robertson. I highly urge you to take the 15 or so minutes and listen. With clarity and passion, Robertson touches on some of the most […]

Nico Muhly: Seeing is Believing

A review of Nico Muhly’s 2011 album, Seeing is Believing, featuring the Aurora Orchestra under the direction of Nicholas Collon, and violinist Thomas Gould. There is no doubt that Nico Muhly is a powerful force in today’s compositional currents. We’ve brought him up before on where are we now?, if you want to get to […]