Eric Salzman: Composer, Author, Music Theater Innovator


New Releasings

Labor Records in collaboration with Naxos is releasing a series of recordings of my work covering more than half a century! The most recent release is "Jukebox in the Tavern of Love" paired with a new work by Meredith Monk. "The Nude Paper Sermon" and "Wiretap" is a double album containing no fewer than five works; see below for details. "Civilization & its Discontents" is a words-and-music collaboration with Michael Sahl. More information, reviews and ordering (physical or digital editions) is available below or by going to Labor Records.

Jukebox in the Tavern of Love Nude Paper Sermon - Wiretap Civilization Discontents

Colloquium on The New Music Theater

The Center for Contemporary Opera will present a Colloquium on The New Music Theater based on the publication by Oxford University Press of the book with the same title by Thomas Desi and Eric Salzman. This event will feature both authors plus a panel consisting of Rinde Eckert, Steven Osgood, Diane Wondisford and Grethe Holby (also possibly Meremith Monk).

8:00pm at The Cell, 338 W. 23rd St., New York.

Press Release (PDF)

Date Posted // December 10, 2008
In Categories // Events, News, The New Music Theater, Writings

Salzman on Through the Opera Glass

Eric Salzman will be featured on “Through the Opera Glass” with host Mark Laiosa on WBAI-FM 99.5 in New York, from 6–9am. You can also listen online.

Date Posted // December 07, 2008
In Categories // Events, News, Radio