• August 4, 2023

    The Inside Story: Véronique Mathieu and Stephanie Chua on INVOCATION

    On INVOCATION, Véronique Mathieu and Stephanie Chua present a collection of works for violin and piano written by female-identifying composers of unique heritages, backgrounds, and cultures. The wonderfully animated [...]

  • August 3, 2023

    The Inside Story: Meira Warshauer and OCEAN CALLING

    Musical inspiration can come from a number of sources. For composer Meira Warshauer, "a daily practice of meditation, combined with prayer, opens the channels for music to come through." More from Meira in this Inside Story.

  • July 20, 2023

    The Inside Story: David Jaeger and CHAMBER WORKS FOR VIOLA

    "There was no real option other than to listen to the voice inside, and to work as hard as possible to follow it." - composer David Jaeger on pursuing a life in music. More in this Inside Story.

  • July 13, 2023

    The Inside Story: Matthew Heap and DILLINGER: AN AMERICAN ORATORIO

    DILLINGER: AN AMERICAN ORATORIO from composer Matthew Heap in collaboration with librettist Darren Canady dramatizes the life of notorious Great Depression-era bank robber John Dillinger. Seen alternately as both [...]

  • July 7, 2023

    The Inside Story: Josh Oxford and THE OXTET DOES HINDEMITH

    From the legendary Frank Zappa to the modern jazz phenomenon Laufey, composer Josh Oxford’s musical influences are wide-ranging and certainly indicative of his own sound. Learn how these artists and more impacted Oxford in this Inside Story.

  • July 6, 2023

    The Inside Story: Lawrence Axelrod and 5X4

    At times meditative, at times sparklingly abstract, 5X4 is an album of contrasts. Composer Lawrence Axelrod offers a multi-faceted selection of original compositions which push the limits of musical [...]

  • June 27, 2023

    The Inside Story: Courtney Carey and I WANNA BE READY

    Courtney Carey is well known for his musical work, but did you know his talents stretch into the culinary world? As a former MasterChef contestant, Carey shared with us his passion for cooking and how it intertwines with his artistic endeavors in this Inside Story.

  • June 13, 2023

    The Inside Story: José A. Zayas Cabán and ROMANCE AL CAMPESINO PORTEÑO

    "It’s a testament to the gorgeous art that can emerge from circumstances like colonialism and oppression,” said José Antonio Zayas Cabán of his recent Navona Records release, ROMANCE AL CAMPESINO PORTEÑO. More in this Inside Story.

  • June 8, 2023

    The Inside Story: J.A. Kawarsky and DANCING IN THE PALM OF GOD’S HAND

    DANCING IN THE PALM OF GOD’S HAND from J.A. Kawarsky and Navona Records isn’t at all a typical worship album; rather, it’s a cross section through Kawarsky’s oeuvre that [...]

  • June 7, 2023

    The Inside Story: Debra Kaye and IKARUS AMONG THE STARS

    There are many composers who intertwine eclectic influences into one coherent picture, but few people do it as ambitiously and convincingly as New York City based composer Debra Kaye. On [...]