Posted on April 5, 2009 at 6:42pm
A few months ago, Santa Fe New Music, in collaboration with the Georgia O’Keeffe Museum presented a concert titled “From Thoreau to Cage: American Voices” featuring Charles Ives’ extraordinary “Concord Sonata” performed by pianist Stephen Drury and John Cage’s “Variations I-IV,” performed by members of SFNM. It was, for me, a memorable performance.
Both of these composers have had a profound influence on my musical thinking, although in two very different ways. As a music student,… Continue