The March 7 world premiere of Tod Machover's Overstory Overture at Alice Tully Hall drew extraordinary performances
World premiere of Overstory Overture on March 7, 2023
The world premiere of Tod Machover’s Overstory Overture, featuring Joyce DiDonato, takes place on March 7, 2023, at Lincoln Center’s Alice Tully Hall in New York.
Overstory Overture tickets go on sale
TICKETS just went on sale for the world premiere of Tod Machover's Overstory Overture, a new work inspired by Richard Powers’ Pulitzer Prize-winning novel.
RESOLVE REMOTE recording released
The Royal Academy of Music in London has just launched their massive project of new commissions to celebrate the Academy's 200th anniversary. Tod Machover's recent piece for violin and electronics - RESOLVE REMOTE - is included in this collection. You can listen to the fabulous recording of the piece by Charlie Lovell-Jones (for free) at …
Brain Body + Breath sneak peak
Here's the program for this concert of new music from Tod Machover, October 14 and 15, at the new MIT Museum! Tickets are on sale now. Space is limited!
Three new Machover pieces this October
The MIT Museum re-opens this fall at a gorgeous new location near Kendall Square in Cambridge, MA, and the celebration will include world premiere performances of three Tod Machover compositions. The pieces will be featured in the "Brain, Body + Breath" concerts on October 14 and 15, and include a live-performance reimagining of music from …
“Schoenberg” in Vienna this April
Tod Machover's opera SCHOENBERG IN HOLLYWOOD has its European premiere in Vienna in two weeks. "I hear great things about how rehearsals are going over there, and I pop over to Vienna next weekend to supervise the final week of preparations," he says. "This story of a refugee from war-torn Europe in search of musical, …
Glowing review of Death and the Powers
"Machover and BMOP have hit it out of the park with this one." American Record Guide, a magazine of independent music criticism, has published this laudatory review in its March/April 2022 issue of the new Death and the Powers recording from the Boston Modern Orchestra Project. Here's an image of the article for those of …
“Resolve Remote” to premiere February 17, 2022
Tod Machover's new composition for violin and electronics will receive its world premiere this Thursday at the Royal Academy of Music in London. Commissioned y the Royal Academy of Music as part of its 200th Anniversary celebrations, the piece will be performed by the wonderful young violinist Charlie Lovell-Jones. Information and free tickets here. (Sold out!)
Opera News lauds “Death and the Powers” recording
In the February 2022 issue of Opera News, reviewer Joshua Rosenblum is full of praise for the Boston Modern Opera Project's new recording of "Tod Machover’s innovative, grandly imagined science-fiction opera," with its "literate, imaginative libretto by poet Robert Pinsky." The recording is also a Critic's Choice. He writes, "The score bursts with both acoustic …
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