The music industry is reporting a reduction in streams due to Covid 19. I have seen the opposite so decided to dive into it a little.
– John Adams – The Dharma at Big Sur (BBC Symphony Orchestra / Nonesuch) – Daníel Bjarnason – Bow to String (Saeunn Thorsteinsdottir / Bedroom Community) – Missy Mazzoli – Vespers for Violin (Olivia De Prato / New Focus Recordings)… Read More »40 – Matthew’s Weekly Playlist of (mostly) Contemporary Classical and Avant Garde Music – 10/6/2019
Xenakis – Ergam (Jack Quartet) Julia Wolfe – Dig Deep (Ethel) Saariaho – Nymphae, “Jardin secret III” (Meta4) Giacinto Scelsi – String Quartet no. 1 (Arditti Quartet) Shostakovich – Quartet No 15 (Brodsky Quartet) Yannis Kyriakides – Antichamber Donnacha Dennehy… Read More »Matthew’s Weekly Playlist – 2nd July
After my initial slightly ranty post on Classical Music and Streaming I’m going to do a slightly more practical guide to self releasing in the digital age from a composer’s perspective. This is based on the assumption that you are… Read More »A Rough Guide to Self Releasing Classical Music (with more detail on playlists)
This week I read this headline iTunes Announces All Music Downloads Will Be Shut Down and It’s Not a ‘Black Mirror’ Episode Which turned out to be a complete lie after a very brief search Fake news: Apple isn’t killing… Read More »Classical Music, Composers, Performers and Streaming