An increasing number of composers are currently in the gray zone between classical contemporary music and pop music. At least that's the impression I get.
This week, we are discussing the composition process. To be more specific, we explain how, when and if you, as a composer, should be using a sample library.
Knowing about contemporary musical ensembles is a great way to get started with contemporary music. Check our list of ensembles that deserve your attention.
There are many composers who are considered great musicians, teachers, and various other things in the music field. Today, we're listing the musicians.
Music revision is something dear to my heart since I’m a revising composer myself. There are various reasons a composer may want to revise their piece.
Check out our personal picks for the most important books about the contemporary music world and composition in the 20th and 21st century.
Here are 10 blunt quotes by contemporary composers. Most of them probably convey the honest thoughts of each composer back when they were first spoken.
Last week, I compiled a list of close-to-40 of the most prominent composers today. While working on that list, I realized that many of the composers I love and have had a strong impact on me have passed away. Either…
This week we’re sharing a list of contemporary artists that are still alive and prominent. Take note, the list doesn't include recently deceased composers.