lumee's dream variationsDecca GOLD
lumee's dream variations is a two-track single featuring two reimaginings of the piece "lumee's dream" from Reid's Pulitzer Prize-winning opera, p r i s m. "lumee's dream (Nadia Sirota viola study)" is violist Nadia Sirota's fresh take on the piece and "lumee's dream (installation mix)" draws from an LA Opera installation of Reid's own reimagining featuring performances by Rebecca Jo Loeb, Nadia Sirota, Attacca Quartet (as a trio), Rob Moose, Bridget Kibbey and Matt Smallcomb.
NYC's Central Park Is alive with music thanks to Ellen Reid's soundwalk app / NPR
Masked pedestrians enjoy Central Park earlier this year. The New York destination now has a site-specific soundtrack courtesy of composer Ellen Reid's Soundwalk app. Even this spring, when New York City was at the center of the coronavirus pandemic in the U.S, the city's public parks never closed. Instead, they became a place where people went for a socially distanced refuge, often escaping i...
Filmmaker Carole Ann Wright releases profile of Ellen Reid as part of the New York Philharmonic's Project 19 / BroadwayWorld
Filmmaker Carole Ann Wright's profile of Ellen Reid - the third composer whose work the Orchestra is premiering as part of Project 19, the New York Philharmonic's celebration of the centennial of the 19th Amendment through 19 commissions by women composers Reid talks about the physicality of her writing process and the images - a golden arrow and momentum - she had in mind for her Philh...
Ellen Reid - 'p r i s m' makes 'npr:10 classical albums to usher in the next decade'
https://www.npr.org/2019/12/11/778227044/10-classical-albums-to-usher-in-the-next-decade Traditions worth saving still need need practitioners and advocates who are willing to propel them forward. Classical music boasts a long, rich history - about 1000 years - of transformation, adaptation, tumult and triumph. From radical, boundary-bashing composers to brave and bold interpreters, the music has rem...