Saturday, March 1, 2014

21ST-CENTURY MUSIC / March 2014


March 2014

Volume 21, Number 3

Karol Szymanowski  / Elizabeth Agnew   

Feona Lee Jones: Water for Notes / Mark Alburger

Chronicle / Of January 2014

Illustration / Karol Szymanowski

Editorial Staff

Mark Alburger


Harriet March Page

Patti Noel Deuter

Erling Wold

Elizabeth Agnew
Alexis Alrich
Katherine Buono
Ken Bullock
A.J. Churchill
David Cleary
Jeff Dunn
Phillip George
Elliot Harmon
Brian Holmes
Jeff Kaliss
John Lane
Arel Lucas
Michael McDonagh
Chip Michael
Tom Moore
Carol Marie Reynolds
William Rowland
John Palmer
Lisa Scola Prosek
Cristina Scuderi
Andrew Shapiro
Alice Shields


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