Composer Jerod Impichchaachaaha' Tate to Release LOWAK SHOPPALA On Azica Records
by BWW News Desk - April 20, 2021
On Friday, June 4, 2021, composer Jerod Impichchaachaaha' Tate will release the world premiere recording of Lowak Shoppala' (Fire and Light) on Azica Records. Commissioned by American Composers Forum, the 2009 staged world premiere of Lowak Shoppala' featured the Chickasaw Nation Dance Troupe....
Nu Deco Ensemble Launches New Podcast 'Unfiltered'
by TV News Desk - April 02, 2021
Composer, producer, and CEO of Nu Deco, Sam Hyken (also Co-Founder and Artistic Director) writes, arranges, and creates the majority of music for the ensemble and guest artists....
Composer Vivian Fung's (Un) Wandering Souls, Performed By Sandbox Percussion, Featured In New Film By Rithy Panh
by BWW News Desk - March 18, 2021
Composer Vivian Fung today releases (Un) Wandering Souls, a new film collaboration featuring Sandbox Percussion performing Fung's original composition co-commissioned by Cambodian Living Arts and Metropolis Ensemble. ...
Composer Karen LeFrak Releases 'Harmony' March 5
by BWW News Desk - February 23, 2021
David Foster enthusiastically says, 'Karen LeFrak has exquisitely and beautifully crafted this musical gem aptly named Harmony. Her melodies are haunting, memorable and simply complex. Melody is king and Ms. LeFrak does not disappoint to even a nano second!!! Treat your ears and give Harmony a liste...
Baritone Will Liverman Releases DREAMS OF A NEW DAY: Songs by Black Composers on Cedille Records
by BWW News Desk - February 12, 2021
Today, baritone Will Liverman has released Dreams of a New Day: Songs by Black Composers with pianist Paul Sánchez on Cedille Records. Liverman says, “Right now, it is more important than ever to celebrate the contributions of Black composers, and I’m honored to give voice to the art songs on this a...