American Mavericks


Audio | Video | Student Work
Listening Rooms: Cowell | Harrison | Ives | Ruggles | Varèse



American Maverick Artist Meredith Monk on MTT, Mavericks and Taking Risks
MTT and Paul Jacobs on Lou Harrison’s Concerto for Organ with Percussion Orchestra
MTT, Joan La Barbara, and Jessye Norman on John Cage’s Songbooks
MTT on what makes a maverick
Mason Bates on Mass Transmission
MTT and Jeremey Denk on Henry Cowell’s Piano Concerto:
John Adams on Absolute Jest
Lukas Foss on the relationship between words and music Mason Bates talks about electronics in his symphonies
John Cage on silence
MTT on Ives’ Concord Symphony
Morton Subotnick’s Sidewinder
Carl Ruggles’ Angels