We Are What We Hear

We Are What We Hear

Friday, May 10, 2013
Acclaimed music critic and author Paul Griffiths will present a lecture followed by a conversation with conductor Jeff Milarsky about the changing consumption, creation, contexts, and valuations of today’s music. The event includes music by composers Rebecca Saunders and Hans Abrahamsen.

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Inaugural Lecture: The Challenges of Modernist Music (VIDEO)

Inaugural Lecture: The Challenges of Modernist Music (VIDEO)

April 18, 2012
The first lecture of the series will be given by Charles Rosen, celebrated pianist and writer upon whom President Barack Obama conferred the National Humanities Medal in early 2012. Rosen is the author of the acclaimed The Classical Style, a frequent contributor to The New York Review of Books, and a passionate advocate of new music.

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