Podcast: Alan Hovhaness – Symphony No. 63 “Loon Lake”

An introduction to three world premiere recordings of pieces by Alan Hovhaness – Fanfare for the New Atlantis, Guitar Concerto No. 2 and his Symphony No. 63. All these pieces show the lush sounds and soaring melodies that have drawn … Read More →


Podcast: Shostakovich’s The Golden Age

The three full-length ballet scores that Dmitry Shostakovich wrote between 1925 and 1935 remain among his least known works. The Golden Age revolves around the visit of a Soviet football team to a Western city at the time of an … Read More →