american music festival

The Roundtable
10:25 am
Thu May 17, 2012

Dogs of Desire

One of the highlights of the 4-day American Music Festival is the orchestra’s genre-crossing new music ensemble, Dogs of Desire. We welcome vocalist, Alexandra Sweeton, and clarinetist, Susan Martula.

The Roundtable
10:00 am
Thu May 17, 2012

Aaron Jay Kernis

We welcome Pulitzer Prize winning composer, Aaron Jay Kernis. He'll be part of the ASO’s Composer to Center Stage initiative, which continues a commitment to advancing new music. Funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation, the program is in its third year of a three-year collaboration between the ASO and several nationally acclaimed and emerging composers.

The Roundtable
9:46 am
Thu May 17, 2012

Jeremy Spindler

We speak with composer, Jeremy Spindler. He was selected by the Albany Symphony as one of three finalists in the Composer to Center Stage Reading Session Competition and will join the orchestra for the American Music Festival to take part in professional development and to have his work read by an orchestra.

The Roundtable
9:30 am
Thu May 17, 2012

David Alan Miller

We begin our live broadcast from EMPAC for the Albany Symphony's American Music Festival by welcoming the ASO's Music Director, David Alan Miller.

 

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