Lou Harrison: La Koro Sutro

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Our eagerly awaited Lou Harrison CD is finally here!
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BMOP/sound's release guest-stars violinist Gabriela Diaz in the Suite for Violin with American Gamelan, the Providence Singers in La Koro Sutro, and BMOP's own unique American Gamelan!

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Remembering Lee Hyla

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BMOP tips its collective hat to a long and fruitful collaboration with a great composer.
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Lee Hyla, 1952-2014 (Consulting with Lee on the world premiere of his Concerto for Violin and Orchestra, January 2002.)

Guitarfest 2014

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BMOP makes a guest appearance on the final concert of Boston Guitarfest IX
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Join BMOP and a roundup of outstanding guitar soloists for the grand finale of Boston's annual Guitarfest! Featuring works by Joaquín Rodrigo, Anthony Paul de Ritis, and Robert Beaser. Saturday, June 28 at 8pm in Jordan Hall.

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2 new releases: music of Lewis Spratlan and Anthony Davis

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Wit and variety abound on our latest pair of recordings
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Spratlan: mythology, summer vignettes, struggle expressed via saxophones. Davis: political commentary, groove, Balinese-influenced polyrhythms, pianistic virtuosity. Take your pick!

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Lewis Spratlan: Apollo and Daphne Variations

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We're proud to announce our 35th release from BMOP/sound!
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Our commitment to the finest audio recordings of new orchestral music, packaged with superior taste and style, continues.

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George Antheil: Ballet Mécanique

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BMOP/sound achieves a feat of auditory acrobatics!
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Air-raid sirens! Propellers! Synchronized player pianos! A battery of polyrhythms! Ballet Mécanique was a mad genius's eccentric plot until technology evolved, the following century, far enough to realize it. Plus the manic, flashy stylings of A Jazz Symphony.

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Milton Babbitt: All Set

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Our recording of six Babbitt gems is here!
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This retrospective of Babbitt's long and diverse career features BMOP players in large and small chamber works, with a special cameo by soprano Lucy Shelton.

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Support our latest recording project!

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Read more about our Harrison CD-in-the-works and why it needs your help.
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BMOP is working on an important addition to the 20th-century discography: two works by Lou Harrison that feature a unique percussion ensemble. (Photo: Providence Singers)

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Reviews are in for BMOP's Four Saints!

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Accounts from Boston critics Jeremy Eichler, Joseph E. Morgan, Aaron Keebaugh, and Thomas Garvey.
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Check out what the Globe, the Intelligencer, the Boston Classical Review, and the Hub Review have to say about our season-opening opera night: Virgil Thomson's Four Saints in Three Acts!

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