PCE’s Lou Harrison CD: Simplemente Magnifico

PostClassical Ensemble’s Lou Harrison CD is receiving a lot of attention in Spain.

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GALA RSVP

Thank you supporting PostClassical Ensemble. We look forward to having you join us in celebrating the legacy of Arthur Hartman and his use of the Arts to promote peace among nations. Please take a moment and complete the following RSVP  

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Lou Harrison Centenary Sponsorship

      Broadcast Sponsor at the $25,000 level  The Broadcast Sponsor will receive on-air recognition during the broadcast of the April 24, 2017 concert and the subsequent bi-monthly radio series PostClassical on the WWFM Classical Network. Logos will be placed on PCE’s website, social media and will be prominently displayed as the “Broadcast Sponsor” […]

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PCE December Newsletter

BEHROUZ JAMALI is now PCE's Resident Documentarian As you may have noticed, the last PCE trailer – Joe Horowitz talking about Schoenberg’s Ode to Napoleon – was professionally produced. This is the work of Behrouz Jamali, who this season becomes our Resident Documentarian/Photographer. Actually, Behrouz has been filming PCE for some time. One of his [...]

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PCE IMMERSION EXPERIENCE: Soviet culture before Stalin

PCE 2017-18 Immersion Experience, “The Russian Experiment,” comprises events at American University, The American Film Institute Silver Theatre, and The National Gallery of Art “In spite of the turmoil and brutality that characterized twentieth century Russian history, or perhaps because of it, the artists who lived and worked in Russia during that time produced an […]

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An Evening with Ambassador Budi Bowoleksono | May 17, 2017

Join PostClassical Ensemble for An Evening with Ambassador Budi Bowoleksono As part of PCE’s Lou Harrison Centenary Celebration, join Indonesian Ambassador Budi Bowoleksono and PostClassical Ensemble’s Angel Gil-Ordóñez and Joe Horowitz on Wednesday, May 17, 2017, for an exploration of Indonesian culture and cuisine. Join us for this intimate evening and get a rare front-row seat to […]

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PCE’s New Lou Harrison Recording on Naxos

Hear what the critics have been praising: In honor of the Lou Harrison Centennial, Naxos has just released a CD of three of Harrison’s great pieces: the Violin Concerto, Grand Duo, and Double Music (with John Cage). Every piece on the recording, which is also available as a 24/48 download from multiple sites, is so […]

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“Goin’ Home: American Roots” with Kevin Deas & DC Youth Orchestra

Kevin Deas, bass-baritone | DC Youth Orchestra | Mariano Vales, Conductor Co-produced by the DC Youth Orchestra Program and PostClassical Ensemble Scripted by Joe Horowitz Visual track by Peter Bogdanoff Featuring PCE Resident Artist Kevin Deas, the DC Youth Orchestra joins forces with PostClassical Ensemble to present GOIN’ HOME: American Roots. Featuring works of Aaron Copland, George […]

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PostClassical Ensemble in the New Yorker | Alex Ross reviews The Shostakovich-Weinberg Connection

An excerpt from Alex Ross’ column in the April 17 issue of The New Yorker, titled A Gathering of Orchestras in D.C. …the city [Washington] has long been a paradise for chamber music. I grew up there, and learned the chamber repertory in such intimate, welcoming venues as Dumbarton Oaks, the Library of Congress, and […]

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A Lou Harrison Centenary Celebration | April 24, 2017

“One of the nation’s most innovative music groups.” –PHILIP KENNICOTT, THE WASHINGTON POST CELEBRATING THE LOU HARRISON CENTENARY Lou Harrison (1917-2003) was a supreme practitioner of world music before there was a name for it. His masterly synthesis of Indonesian and Western traditions produced music that is fragrant, hypnotic, and original. On April 24, PostClassical Ensemble […]

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