Tag Archives: Olivia Kieffer

Photo of Hurricane Dorian take by the GOES 16 satellite on Monday at 12:40pm ET. (source: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA))

Composer’s Notebook: Improvising in Dorian mode

Mark Gresham | 04 SEP 2019 @ 10:30am ET After slamming through the Bahamas then stalling, Hurrican Dorian, which peaked as a Category 5 storm on the Saffir-Simpson, has reduced in power to Category 2 while growing larger in […]

Composer, percussionist and contributing writer Olivia Kieffer – the "blue" selfie.

Composer’s Notebook: The Kieffer Chronicles

A quartet of articles by Olivia Kieffer gets published on NewMusicBox. Mark Gresham | 13 AUG 2019 Composer, percussionist and EarRelevant contributing writer Olivia Kieffer recently authored four articles that were published by NewMusicBox over the course of four […]

Harpist Yolanda Kondonassis is featured soloist in Jennifer Higdon's "Harp Concerto." (credit: Robert Muller)

CD Review: “American Rapture” showcases three generations of American composers

Olivia Kieffer | 18 JUL 2019 On May 17, Azica Records released the album American Rapture, featuring harpist Yolanda Kondonassis and the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra led by conductor Ward Stare. The album contains works by three generations of composers […]