‘More alternative rock musicians steeped in classical music than ever before’main
That’s the view of Sony Classical Senior VP Chuck Mitchell, who’s pushing ahead with a prog-rock version of Rite of Spring.
It also seems to be the view at DG, where Bryce Dessner is cutting an album and Olafur Arnalds has scored a moody hit. And at Nonesuch, where Chris Thile had made hug numbers.
So what do we think of this latest kink? Short-term crossover or long-run fusion?
Read the New York Post, for starters.