Tag: michael gordon

  • David Lang

    This tidbit in this Capital New York article on David Lang made me laugh: He met Michael Gordon at the Aspen Music Festival when Gordon was 21 and Lang was 20. Gordon was the first person Lang had come across who knew anything about new music; since each was possessive of the Glass and Reich…

  • Bang on a…Controller

    Via Life’s a Pitch, the news that Bang on a Can, the minimalist/electroacoustic ensemble, has released some of their music for Rock Band play. If the following video of Michael Gordon’s Yo! Shakespeare is anything to go by, minimalist compositions are about as fun as you would think they would be. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f6TqadAVk40]