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Michael Gordon's sextet for the Bang on a Can All-Stars, Gene Takes a Drink, is featured in one of the latest batches of "Shot on iPhone" commercials.

Purchase track from iTunes here.

Rent the performance materials here.

David Lang's music is featured in the upcoming film, Youth, by Italian director Paolo Sorrentino — 2014 Oscar-winner for best foreign film (The Great Beauty). David scored the new film (about a contemporary composer), and one of his recent pieces 'just (after song of songs)' is the music for the official trailer! It was commissioned, premiered and released by the Louth Contemporary Music Society and is performed by vocalists Trio Mediaeval and Garth Knox's Salterro Trio.

Julia Wolfe Wins 2015 Pulitzer Prize in Music for Anthracite Fields
an oratorio for chorus and instruments

"[Anthracite Fields] captures not only the sadness of hard lives lost…but also of the sweetness and passion of a way of daily life now also lost. The music compels without overstatement. This is a major, profound work." — Mark Swed, LA Times