The Summer Music Festival Road Trip

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Each year, hundreds of summer music festivals pull out all the stops, showcasing great works performed by stellar artists in spectacular settings. We put together a set of festival road trips, chosen for their diversity of musical experience, geography and timeline.


Instruments and Us

Leo Bettinelli plays the red lasers of his Stimulierte Emissionen Klingen 2

After judging the Guthman New Instrument Design Competition, Allan Kozinn reflects on the history and cultural expectations surrounding the contraptions we use to turn musical ideas into meaningful sound.