Himalayan Miscellany

– Go here to view the trailer for the remarkable “Scriabin in the Himalayas” project featuring pianist Matthew Bengston.

– Music by Paul Moravec and Ethan Iverson can be heard in this NPR feature on pianist Anthony de Mare‘s new album of Sondheim re-imaginings.

– Read the speeches given by Michael Chabon, Terrance McKnight, and Yehudi Wyner at The MacDowell Colony’s Medal Day celebration in honor of the late Gunther Schuller here.