September 2018 Album Reviews

Each month, PARMA has the great pleasure of not only releasing powerful works by our artists, but also seeing the positive impact that these works have on listeners. Read on to hear what sources from Gramophone Magazine to Jazz da Gama had to say about our latest releases... "The performances, with the composer as pianist... Continue Reading →

THE INSIDE STORY: Ed Martin and JOURNEYS

Ed Martin is an award-­winning composer whose music has been performed worldwide at events such as the ISCM World New Music Days, International Computer Music Conferences, World Saxophone Congresses, the Seoul International Computer Music Festival, Confluences – Art and Technology at the Edge of the Millennium in Spain, and the International Electroacoustic Music Festival Santiago... Continue Reading →

THE INSIDE STORY: Corey Fant and MIND & MACHINE VOL. 2

Corey Fant is an American composer, producer, recording engineer, and performer, and is currently studying composition at the University of Alabama under Dr. Amir Zaheri. Compositionally, Corey is engaged in numerous collaborations with his colleagues ranging from acoustic to electroacoustic works for a large variety of ensembles. His most recent work, a collaboration with Yonder... Continue Reading →

THE INSIDE STORY: Jim Schliestett and MIND & MACHINE

Composer and performer Jim Schliestett has a long history of adding - and sometimes discarding - new instruments, technologies, disciplines, and genres to his musical toolkit. French horn, electric guitar, voice, analog synthesis, orchestration, composition, analog recording, interactive multimedia, digital recording - each in turn has provided the basis for creative output of the moment... Continue Reading →

THE INSIDE STORY: Herbert Deutsch and MIND & MACHINE

Herbert Deutsch has had an eclectic career as a composer, author, educator, and music marketing consultant. Professor Emeritus of Music and former Chairman of the Music Department at Hofstra University, he directed the Music Business Program, the Electronic Music and Recording Studios, and taught composition and multimedia. A composer of music in various media, his... Continue Reading →

THE INSIDE STORY: Julius Bucsis and MIND & MACHINE

Julius Bucsis is an award-winning composer, guitarist, and music technologist. Since beginning serious efforts with composition in 2011, his works have been included in over 100 juried events worldwide. He creates compositions for fixed media, acoustic instruments with electronics, acoustic instruments without electronics, and electric guitar with computer processing. He has performed his compositions for... Continue Reading →

THE INSIDE STORY: Jon Bellona and MIND & MACHINE

Jon Bellona’s work has been shown in concerts, festivals, and galleries across North America and Europe, including Kyma International Sound Symposium (KISS); Society for Electro-Acoustic Music in the United States (SEAMUS); the Smithsonian Museum of American History (D.C.); International Computer Music Conference (ICMC); with special performances at the Casa da Música (Porto Portugal) and CCRMA... Continue Reading →

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