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New Music Reviews

Welcome to my blog. Here I will be posting reviews of contemporary classical music recordings released mainly within the last year—although there may be some older stuff reviewed from time to time.

  1. CHAYA CZERNOWIN: Infinite Now (on OperaVision) | Lili Reviews

    Chaya Czernowin is an Israeli composer and Harvard professor with extensive experience working in a stylistic realm that draws inspiration from spectralism, free improvisation, new complexity and, most notably, sonorism. Infinite Now is an opera that was premiered in Ghent, in April, 2017, by Opera Ballet Vlaanderen, and it was this performance that was streamed on the YouTube channel OperaVision in July 2020, with the availability to watch for six months since the stream. The opera itself draws