Mason Bates – Mainframe Tropics (2009)

Mason Bates is the latest shiny object in the firmament of American orchestral music. He recently dethroned Jennifer Higdon from her second place on the list of most performed living Americans. (John Adams rules perennially at number one.) 2017 will see the premiere of his new opera The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs. If his experience … Continue reading Mason Bates – Mainframe Tropics (2009)