Modern Notebook for January 19

Members of the 146-voice chorus, dressed as garment workers, in composer Julia Wolfe’s Fire In My Mouth, which documents the 1911 Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire in New York. (Photo Credit: Chris Lee/Decca Gold)

Modern Notebook, Sunday January 19th, 2020 at 8 PM on Classical WSMR 89.1 and 103.9

On a special Modern Notebook this week, Tyler Kline will give a run down of this year’s Grammy nominees, including a movement from Julia Wolfe’s Fire in my Mouth, which was nominated for Best Contemporary Classical Composition; a recording of the PUBLIQuartet performing music by Jessica Meyer, who will be joining ensemblenewSRQ on their January 20th concert; plus music from Christopher Cerrone, Andrew Norman, and more.

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Modern Notebook is hosted by WSMR’s Tyler Kline, and is a program that highlights music composed since the Mid-20th Century, with a special focus on the music of living composers.