Articles tagged classical crossover

Bang on a Can All-Stars: Field Recordings

Background, foreground, acoustical, mechanical, pre-recorded, and live. Noise and music coexist in a strange place.

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Anne Sofie von Otter & Brad Mehldau: Love Songs

A small bit of inspiration and a whole lot of elegance go into this collaboration between jazz pianist Mehldau and opera star von Otter.

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Philip Glass: Violin Concerto No.2 “The American Four Seasons”

Hold on a second... this ain't no Vivaldi concerto!

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Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

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"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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