Contemporary Classical Music
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      In the fifth year of Relevant Tones, we continue to believe that the most fascinating time in classical music is right now.
       
      Why, you ask?
       
      Perhaps, because it is the first time in history where men and women from countries all over the world are composing new music to be performed in unique ways – not always confined to the concert hall.
       
      The composers featured on Relevant Tones are risk-takers and boundary-pushers. The music featured on Relevant Tones actively diversifies the popular definition of “classical music”. This is achieved by featuring pieces that explore new musical styles, electronics, new instrument pairings, timing, performance art, as well as pieces written by composers who identify with genders, ethnicities, and nationalities that are new to classical music.
       
      On Relevant Tones, we explore music written by exciting composers. Now, we want to give you the chance to ask your questions. What’s their creative process is like? How do they draw inspiration? How they select the instruments for their pieces?
       
      At the beginning of each month, we will pose a new question tailored around an upcoming show’s theme.
       
      You will have the chance to vote on which question you would most like Seth to answer during the show.
       
      So let us know in the box below: What do you wonder about composing music today?
       

       
      At the beginning of each month, we will pose a new question tailored around an upcoming show’s theme.

      You will have the chance to vote on which question you would most like Seth to answer during the show.
        
      This first round of questions will be answered by composers whose pieces will be performed during the next edition of Late Night at National Sawdust, a live broadcast and performance series held in Brooklyn, NY.
       
      Following the live broadcast, we will hold a Q&A session featuring your questions. The composer’s answers to these questions will be released on our website within the following week.
       
      This is your chance to ask up and coming composers things about what their creative process is like, how they draw inspiration, or how they select the instruments for the piece.
       
      We’ll be in touch with you if we plan to answer your question. Stay updated with our Facebook page and website to see if your question was selected to be answered at Late Night at National Sawdust! Stay updated with our Facebook page and website to see whose questions will be answered at Late Night at National Sawdust!