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

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robertsona
Staff Reviewer
June 3rd 2013
15395 Comments


WE MAJOR

Irving
Staff Reviewer
June 3rd 2013
7500 Comments


Kids these days [2].

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

FelixCulpa
June 3rd 2013
1240 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
15395 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
5480 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



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