Tao's Major Label Debut Stream

2013-06-03 by Alex Robertson STAFF | 8 Comments
Conrad Tao, piano wonderkid and Sputnikmusic Staff Emeritus, has an all-new collection of
pieces out on EMI--it's called "Voyages," and it's streaming on NPR right now. Including
performances of Ravel's notoriously difficult "Gaspard De La Nuit" and the first-ever
recording of Meredith Monk's "Railroad (Travel Song)," the album is Tao's major label debut,
and its release coincides with both his 19th birthday and the commencement of his own three-
day music festival, the UNPLAY Festival, in Brooklyn.

Also included on the album are the four-part "vestiges" and "Iridescence," both composed by
Conrad, the latter performed on piano and iPad. Kids these days. The album is out June 11th.

Listen here: http://www.npr.org/2013/06/02/187291751/first-listen-conrad-tao-voyages

Tagged: Conrad Tao

Comments:Add a Comment 
robertsona
Staff Reviewer
June 3rd 2013
15432 Comments


WE MAJOR

Irving
Staff Reviewer
June 3rd 2013
7503 Comments


Kids these days [2].

(Congrats Conrad!! This sounds amaze-balls!)

FelixCulpa
June 3rd 2013
1241 Comments


Neat! I knew he was talented but I had no clue off all the accolades he's gotten over the years.

robertsona
Staff Reviewer
June 3rd 2013
15432 Comments


i like how sputnik spaced this news post

conradtao
Emeritus
June 3rd 2013
2090 Comments


ALEX

MisterTornado
June 3rd 2013
4507 Comments


w o w.

EaglesBecomeVultures
June 3rd 2013
5488 Comments


"WE MAJOR"

lol

sweet write up and congrats conrad mezzfam

toxin.
June 4th 2013
12897 Comments


what a beast
looking forward to hearing your gaspard, conrad



You have to be logged in to post a comment. Login | Create a Profile





MOST VIEWED NEWS

R.I.P. David Bowie
The Story So Far's vocalist dropk..
R.I.P. Lemmy
Brand new Brand New Single
The Fall of Troy bassist melts do..
Scott Weiland dead at 48
Killswitch Engage debut new single
Deftones stream new single
Rush drummer retires
Riverside guitarist dies



OTHER RECENT NEWS

New Celldweller album
New Epica video/EP
New Visitors track + album
Dream Machine dropped by label
Novelists Release New Song
Melvins stream new track
TesseracT debut new single
New HAIM video
Captain, We're Sinking live at XP..
New LCD Soundsystem Album
New Fall Out Boy Song
2nd Manchester Orchestra Song
Horns gesture trademark update
Turnover premiere "Super Natural"..
CityCop share music video

» see all news

RELATED REVIEWS
Conrad Tao
Voyages
FAQ // STAFF & CONTRIBUTORS // SITE FORUM // CONTACT US

Bands: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z


Site Copyright 2005-2017 Sputnikmusic.com
All Album Reviews Displayed With Permission of Authors | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy