On the 10th anniversary of his death, we remember electronic composer Richard Burmer. He created musical fantasies and imaginary orchestras before dying tragically and alone at the age of 50. Hear his story in the Echoes Podcast with Stephen Hill, Steve Roach, Hollan Holmes and Michael Hoppé.
Echoes celebrates the 100th anniversary of the National Park Service with a live performance by acclaimed oboist Jill Haley, from Windham Hill founder Will Ackerman’s stable of first call musicians. Her latest album is National Park Soundscapes..
World fusion took on classical dimensions when Yo-Yo Ma formed his acclaimed Silk Road Ensemble. He brought together musicians and composers from around the world to create a new dialogue in a hybrid cultural sound.