Yelps, yowls and dry creaky hisses. These aren’t the sounds you might ordinarily associate with the clarinet — and you would be equally surprised to declare these sounds beautiful.
It’s not something they’re going to be able to download off of Spotify really quick.
Move over Brooklyn, Queens is staking its claim for new-music street cred [via] Random Access Music.
Having been praised as evocative, highly inventive, and of undeniable power, the composers of RAM represent a broad spectrum of American aesthetics and styles. The RAM Players are being described as passionate, brilliant and sensitive soloists, ensemble performers, and guest artists from around the world.