Black Mountain Songs in The New York Times and The Wall Street Journal

November 22, 2014

Black Mountain Songs, commissioned and produced by BAM and the Brooklyn Youth Chorus, and curated by Bryce Dessner and Richard Reed Parry—eight composers, Dessner, Parry, Pulitzer Prize winner Caroline Shaw, Nico Muhly, Jherek Bischoff, Aleksandra Vrebalov, John King, and Tim Hecker, collaborate with filmmaker Matt Wolf (Wild Combination: A Portrait of Arthur Russell) to create an expansive choral and visual work that celebrates and rekindles Black Mountain’s utopian spirit.

John Shaeffer previewed Black Mountain Songs on an episode of WNYC’s New Sounds

The Wall Street Journal’s Vipal Monga previewed the multidisciplinary work in a feature article.
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The New York Times‘s Chief Music Critic Anthony Tommasini reviewed the opening night performance.
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I Care if You Listen interviewed creator and co-curator Bryce Dessner
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Classicalite previewed Black Mountain Songs
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