New Music MN

Jay Afrisando, 2016 MECA winner, has launched his new audio-visual work “The (Real) Laptop Music :))” on Vimeo. This piece emerged from a question on a laptop for a composing activity. Dedicated to everyone who uses a laptop for working every day, this piece is composed, directed, & edited by Jay Afrisando and shot by […]

Raga Labs brings together the best musicians in world music genres to create unique collaborations that provide a platform for groups of artists to express and explore contemporary themes and relevant social trends. Raga Labs was founded at MIT and is the recipient of many awards including the 2015 Arts Entrepreneurship award by Fractured Atlas, […]

Saint Paul, MN composer & librettist Ann Millikan writes, “I am very pleased to announce the release of my opera SWEDE HOLLOW on CD! The cast and musicians are superb, and I think you will really enjoy this music. Our November, 2017 performances had near-capacity audiences of over 100 both nights. We recorded the opera […]

The Landmark Center elevator lobby is now home to Philip Blackburn’s Landmark SoundBeam; a permanent public sound sculpture installed in this historic building! Step into the beam and listen like a ghost — through the walls and ceilings, from the subbasement to the towers, from offices, museums, courtrooms, HVAC rooms, to the cortile. The whole […]