Charles Wuorinen To Compose Brokeback Mountain Opera

The New York City Opera has announced that American composer Charles Wuorinen has accepted the City Opera’s invitation to compose an opera based on Annie Proulx’s gay cowboy-themed short story Brokeback Mountain. Mr. Wuorinen said, “Ever since encountering Annie Proulx’s extraordinary story I have wanted to make an opera on it, and it gives me… Read More Charles Wuorinen To Compose Brokeback Mountain Opera

Are You One Of The 200? American Most Unwanted Song

David Soldier‘s American Most Unwanted Song is a horribly good piece of work that brings together everything that Americans hate musically, and combines them into one long song, frequently to hysterical effect. By using market research with hundreds of people, Soldier determined that: The most unwanted music is over 25 minutes long, veers wildly between… Read More Are You One Of The 200? American Most Unwanted Song