I recently contributed some tracks to the soundtrack of the film DETROPIA, premiering this January at Sundance! Detropia, by Heidi Ewing and Rachel Grady (makers of Jesus Camp!) follows a handful of interesting characters through the glory and decay of modern day Detroit.
The New York Times takes a stab at defining the current “movement” of young composers, including Missy Mazzoli, Jefferson Friedman, Du Yun, Judd Greenstein, Nico Muhly, Anna Clyne, and many more!! CLICK TO READ THE ARTICLE
The brilliant and tireless New York-based NOW Ensemble has released their second album, Awake, featuring new works by Missy Mazzoli, Patrick Burke, Judd Greenstein, Mark Dancigers, Sean Friar and David Crowell. BUY/DOWNLOAD IT HERE
Missy Mazzoli will be traveling to London in a few weeks for the UK premiere of Still Life with Avalanche, performed by the inimitable eighth blackbird as part of the Steve Reich Reverberations Festival at the Barbican.
Missy will team up with the Albany Symphony for their 2011/12 season as composer/mentor-in-residence. The ASO will give the premiere of a new arrangement of her orchestral work Violent, Violent Sea, and will premiere a brand new commission in May, 2012.