CMS Artists on George Crumb

Inside the life and works of American icon George Crumb

When George Crumb's music hit main stages in the early 1970s, he was proclaimed "the savior of music." CMS sat down with several artists performing in the George Crumb mini-festival April 14 & 16 to learn more about his kaleidoscopic creativity, life, and the works that audiences will hear on these programs.

Pianist Gilbert Kalish on his history with George Crumb

Percussionist Ian David Rosenbaum on performing the world-premiere of KRONOS-KRYPTOS

Being performed April 14, 5:00 PM

Flutist Tara Helen O'Connor on Vox Balaenae (Voice of the Whale) for Three Masked Players

Being performed April 14, 5:00 PM

Violinist Kristin Lee shops for the wine glasses used in Black Angels

Being performed April 16, 7:30 PM

George Crumb Playlist