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Latest Media Reviews

David Heid's Classy Ladies Honors the Music of Twentieth-Century Women

Broadcast/Telecast/Webcast, Music Media Review by Karen E. Moorman,  June 16, 2022

Two Labels With Good "Agendas"

Instrumental Ensemble, Music Media Review by Marvin J. Ward,  June 8, 2022

Pianos Compared: Originals, Contemporaries, and Moderns

Media Review by Marvin J. Ward,  May 18, 2022

Frederic Hand's Across Time Will Sweep You Away

Music Media Review by Karen E. Moorman,  May 15, 2022

Three Recent CDs of African-American and African Piano Music

Miscellaneous, Music Media Review by Marvin J. Ward,  May 9, 2022

Harp Music to Save the Planet

Music Media Review by Marvin J. Ward,  April 22, 2022

Two New Noteworthy CDs by All-Female Ensembles

Chamber Music, Music Media Review by Marvin J. Ward,  April 6, 2022

Inspiring Album Love Stronger Flaunts Versatile Mix of Classic and Modern Jazz Flavors

Jazz, Music Media Review by Tanner Benson,  April 1, 2022

Beethoven Symphonies in Chamber Format for Spring

Chamber Music, Music Media Review by Marvin J. Ward,  March 22, 2022

A New and Original Complete Traversal of Mendelssohn's Works for Piano

Music Media Review by Marvin J. Ward,  March 4, 2022

New CDs for Excellent Solo Instrumentalists on Indy Labels

Music Media Review by Marvin J. Ward,  February 5, 2022

Peter Lamb and the Wolves Release a Super New Recording

Jazz, Music Media Review by Gregg Gelb,  January 18, 2022

Mixed Art Media: New Recordings by More Women Composers

Orchestral Music, Vocal Music Media Review by Marvin J. Ward,  January 11, 2022

Youthful ECU Voices Offer Lovely Blend With Appear and Inspire

Choral Music, Music Media Review by Steve Row,  January 1, 2022

The Latest Release by France's Best String Quartet Today

Chamber Music, Music Media Review by Marvin J. Ward,  December 8, 2021

Reconsidering [the Vast Majority of] Robert Schumann's Songs

Recital Media Review by John W. Lambert,  November 25, 2021

Neglected Works by Once Famous but Now Forgotten Important Composers Revived

Music, Orchestral Music Media Review by Marvin J. Ward,  November 16, 2021

A Superb Recorded Performance of the Beethoven Violin Sonatas

Chamber Orchestra, Music Media Review by Marvin J. Ward,  October 6, 2021

Celebrating "National Piano Month" with Fine New Releases by Young Women Pianists

Music Media Review by Marvin J. Ward,  September 7, 2021

Unsnared Drum by Michael Compitello Inspired and Compelling

Percussion Ensemble Media Review by Karen E. Moorman,  September 6, 2021

Women in the Spotlight on Recent CDs

Chamber Music, Orchestral Music Media Review by Marvin J. Ward,  September 3, 2021

Newly Available Music by an Important and Prolific Armenian-American Composer

Contemporary Music, Music, World Music Media Review by Marvin J. Ward,  July 6, 2021

Chamber Opera dwb (driving while black): A Trip You Will Remember

Contemporary Music, Opera Media Review by Karen E. Moorman,  May 1, 2021

An Interesting and Pleasant Blend of Traditions and of Scoring and Improvisation – in Music and in Art

Contemporary Music, Recital Media Review by Marvin J. Ward,  April 27, 2021