Brad Anderson – I Sing the Synthesizer Electric

With a formal musical education starting in the 1970s, Washington’s Brad Anderson earned a Bachelor of Arts in Music in 1985 and a Master of Arts in Music Composition in 1989. Brad describes his approach to classical composition: “[w]hile some pieces are through-composed, the majority are in ABA form. The restatement of the ‘A’ section …

Andrzej Nowak – The Computer In the Cabin 


Andrzej Nowak - A View of Wilderness (Mondoj) By Jeff Brown Andrzej Nowak’s A View of Wilderness is the sixth release by Polish experimental electronic label Mondoj, following Nowak’s 2016 debut, Cocktail Paint. A View of Wilderness utilizes a specific conceptual technique in its compositional strategies, which the artist refers to as…

THE SOUNDS OF STARGAZING

Motion Sickness of Time Travel - Vignette for Taurus Since 2009 Rachel Evans has released over 80 albums under the name Motion Sickness of Time Travel. The music is synthesizer-based and has nods towards minimalism and early electronic composition, as well as kosmische musik and exotica. This is the type of music that benefits from headphone…

MARGENROT – A PEAL OF THE ARMENIAN PAST

Margenrot - Zangezur (Klammklang) Eastern Europe, while not well represented in the West, is rich in art and music. Lusia Kazaryan-Topchyan is one of these standout musicians. She was part of the trio Fanny Kaplan before setting out on her own. Born in Omsk, Siberia with an Armenian heritage, she now resides in Moscow. creating sounds that on th…