Elliott Carter only ever wrote two ballets: Pocahontas in 1939, and The Minotaur in 1947. Neither enjoyed particular lasting success, and the former was never recorded–until now. Gil Rose and the Boston Modern Orchestra Project’s latest offering on their in-house label, BMOP/sound, features …
The Conservatoire national supérieur musique et danse de Lyon presents Journée Elliott Carter, a day of concerts and events celebrating the American composer on December 11, 2018, the 110th anniversary of his birth.
David Schiff's new book Carter, is now available from Oxford University Press, and your favorite bookstore. This one-volume "life and works," by a former student and long-time friend and associate of the composer, is a must-read for anyone interested in Carter and his music.