Hear new episodes of Brian's Picks on the Choral Stream Tuesdays at 10 a.m., Thursdays at 3 p.m., and Saturdays at 1 p.m. central.
On the latest episode of Brian's Picks, composer Libby Larsen joins Brian Newhouse in the studio for music and conversation. Larsen shares four recordings of her works as well as insights into her favorite poets, the importance of representing women's experiences in her text choices and compositions, and more. Recordings feature the VocalEssence Ensemble Singers, the Oregon Repertory Singers, the Minnesota All-State Women's Choir, and the Choir of New College Oxford.
I Find My Feet Have Further Goals, performed by Philip Brunelle and the VocalEssence Ensemble Singers
Missa Gaia: Gloria, performed by Gilbert Seeley and the Oregon Repertory Singers
Look! Be: Leap;, performed by Sigrid Johnson and the Minnesota All-State Women's Choir
I Will Sing and Raise a Psalm, performed by Edward Higginbottom and the Choir of New College Oxford