Composer’s Notebook

The composer at work: Curtis Bryant. (courtesy of curtisbryantmusic.com)

An EarRelevant Interlude, No. 5: Sonata for Cello and Piano

Mark Gresham | 24 JUN 2020 Number 5 in a series of audio and video presentations curated by by EarRelevant’s publisher and principal writer Mark Gresham as part of his “Composer’s Notebook.” Several of our writers are also composers, and […]

Cpomposer/percussionist Olivia Kieffer in a performance at Karvana in decatur, Georgia. (courtesy of oliviakieffer.com)

An EarRelevant Interlude, #4: Nobility of Homophones II

Mark Gresham | 19 JUN 2020 Number 4 in a series of audio and video presentations curated by by EarRelevant’s publisher and principal writer Mark Gresham as part of his “Composer’s Notebook.” Several of our writers are also composers, and […]

Pianist Giorgio Koukl in recital, 10 March 2019, Dobříš Castle, Hall of Mirrors, Dobříš, Czech Republic. (photo courtesy of Václav Tichý)

An EarRelevant Interlude, #3: Il messaggero

Mark Gresham | 2 JUN 2020 Number 3 in a series of audio and video presentations curated by by EarRelevant’s publisher and principal writer Mark Gresham as part of his “Composer’s Notebook.” Several of our writers are also composers, and […]

Karl Henning plays his extended solo clarinet piece, "Thpreau in Concord Jail." (image from video still)

An EarRelevant Interlude, #2: Thoreau in Concord Jail

Mark Gresham | 27 MAY 2020 Number 2 in a series of audio and video presentations curated by by EarRelevant’s publisher and principal writer Mark Gresham as part of his “Composer’s Notebook.” Several of our writers are also composers, and […]

Helen Hwaya Kim and clarinetist Ted Gurch performungGenshiin 2017. (source: video still)

An EarRelevant Interlude, #1: Genshi

Mark Gresham | 20 MAY 2020 Number 1 in a series of audio and video presentations curated by by EarRelevant’s publisher and principal writer Mark Gresham as part of his “Composer’s Notebook.” Several of our writers are also composers, […]