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

CD Review: Koukl proves an able match for Tansman’s piano music

Mark Buller | 23 APR 2019 TANSMAN: PIANO MUSIC Giorgio Koukl, pianist Grand Piano GP788 Release date: 8 FEB 2019 My introduction to the music of Alexandre Tansman (1897-1986) was some years ago, on the Naxos album Genesis Suite […]

Composer Stephen Wood in a mountain wilderness. (courtesy of the composer)

CD Review: Untrammeled reflects wilderness inspirations

Karl Henning | 16 APR 2019 Composer Stephen Wood, who is also a naturalist by avocation, has reflected his residency in wild unspoilt places in an engaging and admirable divertimento entitled Untrammeled. The first number, Drosera: the morning dew […]

Composer Michael Kurth. (graphics: Rob Phipps/ASO, based on a photo by Jeff Roffman)

CD Review: Atlanta Symphony’s Everything Lasts Forever spotlights the freshly eclectic music of Michael Kurth

Mark Gresham | 27 MAR 2019 (Updated: 29 MAR 2019)* The latest CD by the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra and Chamber Chorus , Everything Lasts Forever, will be released on Friday by ASO Media (CD-1011). The disc features four works […]

Martin Hroch at the harpsichord.

CD Review: Martin Hroch, Harpsichord offers a fine introduction to Czech keyboardist

Mark Buller | 20 MAR 2019 Martin Hroch is a Czech harpsichordist whose career encompasses solo and chamber performing as well as teaching at the Janáček Academy of Music and Performing Arts in Brno. His new, self-titled album juxtaposes […]

THE GLIDE CREATOR: Keith Groover ORIGIN: Spartanburg, South Carolina, USA

“The Glide” takes top prize in Guthman Competition

Mark Gresham | 09 MAR 2019 @ 8:277am ET (video appended 14 MAR 2019) Keith Groover’s “The Glide” won first prize in the 2019 Guthman Musical Instrument Competition on Saturday night at Georgia Tech’s Ferst Center for the Arts. […]