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Alex Ross: The Rest Is Noise

Books, articles, and a blog by the music critic of The New Yorker

Updated: 2017-10-16T11:42:31-04:00


A Pascale Criton moment


Via Scott Worthington.



New publications of interest. Bethany Beardslee and Minna Proctor, I Sang the Unsingable: My Life in Twentieth-Century Music (Boydell and Brewer) Celia Applegate, The Necessity of Music: Variations on a German Theme (University of Toronto Press) Ijoma Mangold, Das deutsche...

A Nightafternight playlist


New and recent releases of interest. — Nicholas Deyoe, Finally, the cylindrical voids tapping along, 1560, Lied/Lied, Immer wieder, Lullaby 6 "for Duane"; WasteLAnd, Ashley Walters, Aperture Duo, Batya MacAdam-Somer, Stephanie Aston (Populist) — Sweet Anxiety: Ashley Walters plays music...

A Michelle Lou moment


A Worthington moment


Hail! California


By, yes, Camille Saint-Saëns.

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By, yes, Camille Saint-Saëns.



"A kind of Schengen zone of scholarship now exists among historians and musicologists, where people cross disciplinary borders without hindrance yet remain conscious of differences in language, custom, knowledge, and ways of going about their work." — Celia Applegate, The...

MacArthur 2017


I'm elated to see that this year's slate of MacArthur Fellows includes Yuval Sharon and Tyshawn Sorey. I wrote about Sharon's staggering, city-spanning creation Hopscotch for The New Yorker in 2015. It remains one of the most remarkable things I...

Numminen sings Wittgenstein


In order to maintain mental health, I try to watch this video at least once a month.

Norma at the Met, van Zweden at the Phil


Shows of Force. The New Yorker, Oct. 16, 2017.