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First Things First

First Things First

first things first is my first solo album, on New Amsterdam Records, which I released in 2009. In a way, it’s chapter 1 of my solo viola commissioning project; this album is a sort of synthesis of all of these projects and friendships that started in my early twenties. The first piece I ever really commissioned is the first track on this album: Duet No. 1, Chorale Pointing Downwards by Nico. The process of editing and refining this piece (which was originally almost... 

yMusic

yMusic

yMusic’s full-length debut is available for purchase now! Music by Ryan Lott, Annie Clark, Shara Worden, Sarah Snider, Judd Greenstein, and Gabriel Kahane. Get your mitts on one here, here, or here. Hailed by NPR’s Fred Child as “one of the groups that has really helped to shape the future of classical music,” yMusic is a group of young performers actively engaged and equally comfortable in the overlapping classical and pop music worlds. The “six... 

Acme

Acme

Led by artistic director and cellist Clarice Jensen, the American Contemporary Music Ensemble (ACME) is dedicated to the outstanding performance of masterworks from the 20th and 21st centuries, primarily the work of American composers. The ensemble aims to present cutting-edge contemporary literature by living composers alongside the “classics” of the contemporary. Known for their work with the Wordless Music Series as well as indie music icons such as Grizzly Bear, ACME’s... 

Q2 Radio

Q2 Radio

Part of Classical 105.9 WQXR, Q2 Music is a listener-supported, New York-based internet stream devoted to the music of living composers; a home for immersive festivals, live Webcasts and on-demand concerts from today’s leading New Music performers and venues. Nadia Sirota on Q2 can be heard weekdays from 12-4, both am and pm. With a perspective both New York City-centric and international, Nadia Sirota aims to share upcoming events and recent recordings; present her latest... 

Manhattan School of Music Contemporary Performance Program

Manhattan School of Music Contemporary Performance Program

I’m on the faculty of MSM’s fantastic Masters Program in Contemporary performance. Find out more about it here!  Read More