Select ICE Press | Past Seasons

November 21, 2016, San Francisco Classical Voice, Letter From Chicago: The City Is Second to None for New Music

November 4, 2016, The New York Times, Just Why Does New Music Need Champions?

November 2, 2016, The Guardian, Steve Reich's 80th birthday celebration

November 2, 2016, New York Classical Review, “Pulse” premiere shines brightly at Steve Reich’s Carnegie birthday bash

October 31, 2016, The Wall Street Journal, Steve Reich, at 80, Keeps Up the Rhythm

October 27, 2016, Cleveland Classical, Vijay Iyer & International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE) at CMA

October 22, 2016, The Cleveland Plain Dealer, Int'l Contemporary Ensemble re-imagines Stravinsky's 'Rite' with Indian film

October 17, 2016, The New York Times, ICE’s Founder, Claire Chase, Will Relinquish Leadership Role

October 15, 2016, Cleveland Classical, Cleveland Museum of Art to present Vijay Iyer & ICE in "Radhe Radhe: Rites of Holy"

October 8, 2016, Chicago Tribune, Ear Taxi fest features heartwarming works

August 25, 2016, Musical America, A Night of Musical Premieres at Mostly (ICE and Somewhat) MozartMusical America

August 24, 2016, The New York Times, New Music Inspired by Christ’s Agony and Dating Apps

August 24, 2016, The Philadelphia Inquirer, Philly group The Crossing wows at New York's Mostly Mozart Festival

August 22, 2016, The New York Times, Reimagining Josephine Baker’s Music in the Era of Black Lives Matte

August 21, 2016, WQXR New York, "Stupid Musician Tricks" with ICE and NYPL

June 27, 2016, The Philadelphia Inquirer, The Crossing: 'Just when you think you've heard everything...' 

June 16, 2016, The New York Times, At Ojai, Peter Sellars Has a Personal Yet Global Playlist

June 16, 2016, San Francisco Chronicle, Ojai festival’s women come north to Berkeley

June 14, 2016, LA Times, Worlds meet and worlds beyond at Ojai Music Festival

June 10, 2016, The New York Times, Women Rule at Ojai Festival, Unannounced

March 23, 2016, New York Magazine, "De Materie": Zeppelins, Confusion, and the ’80s Avant-Garde at the Armory

March 23, 2016, The New York Times, "De Materie," Of Mind, Matter, and Sheep

January 28, 2016, The New York Times, Chains Clink, Water Splashes: A Composer's Beautiful Noise

November 18, 2015, The New York Times, A Pierre Boulez Tribute, Eight Months Late

October 11, 2015, The New York Times, John Luther Adams, Lauded and Played at Columbia

September 16, 2015, The New York Times, ICE Features Levy Lorenzo on Teacups and Rebekah Heller on Bassoon

August 19, 2015, The New York Times, George Benjamin, at Mostly Mozart, Shows Depth as a Conductor

June 30, 2015, The New Yorker, Outsiders: The Ojai Music Festival

May 28, 2015, The New York Times, International Contemporary Ensemble Weaves Among Tonalities

May 24, 2015, The New York Times, 'Afterward, the AACM (as) Opera' Lends a Voice to Stories of Black History

May 20, 2015, The New York Times, International Contemporary Ensemble and Others Play in Brooklyn

April 20, 2015, Boston Globe, Fromm concerts tinge with Latin

March 14, 2015, New York Classical Review, ICE celebrates Davidovsky’s birthday with past masterworks and a world premiere

February 27, 2015, Toronto Star, The Whisper Opera screams originality

February 10, 2015, Volkskrant, Fluisteropera van David Lang is magische, intieme ervaring

December 12, 2014, The New Yorker, Notable Performances and Recordings of 2014

December 11, 2014, The New York Times, The Funniest Classical Music Performances of 2014

December 11, 2014, The San Diego Union-Tribune, Steiger's ‘Coalescence’ gets local premiere

November 9, 2014, ArtsNash, Music Review: Vijay Iyer, vamping in Technicolor in the Land of Oz

October 24, 2014, The New York Times, Suggestions of Secrets Beyond the Chaos

October 14, 2014, Chicago Tribune, ICE heats up Chicago's new music scene, at a Bucktown bar

September 22, 2014, New York ArtsMostly Mozart, Hold the Mozart

August 22, 2014, The New York Times, A Concert Where a Shellfish Helps With the Sound

April 28, 2014, The New Yorker, Singing in Tongues: Two song cycles by Liza Lim

April 28, 2014, Bachtrack, Sweet Thunder Festival, Day Two: International Contemporary Ensemble

April 25, 2014, SFGate, Sweet Thunder review: intriguing electro-acoustic music

April 23, 2014, The New York Times, NY Times Arts Beat Classical Playlist: Carter, Rand Steiger, Mozart and More

April 20, 2014, The New York Times, Meshing Talents for a Dense and Strenuous Sound: Oscar Bianchi's 'Matra' Debuts at the MATA Festival

April 17, 2014, The New York Times, Global Sounds, Woven Together: MATA Festival Returns, With Spotlight on Helsinki

April 9, 2014, The Wall Street Journal, Australian Composer Finds Her Marbles: Liza Lim Creates Unconventional Sounds in 'Mother Tongue'

April 8, 2014, Los Angeles Times, Green Umbrella: Photos from the Los Angeles Philharmonic's Minimalist Jukebox Festival

April 7, 2014, The Washington Post, International Contemporary Ensemble vividly showcases distinct styles of Lara and Balter

March 26, 2014, The New York Times, A Bit of Beethoven in a Mix of Modern: Piano by Jacob Greenberg and Reinier van Haudt at Spectrum

March 17, 2014, Chicago Reader, International Contemporary Ensemble with Alvin Lucier

March 12, 2014, The New York Times, In Performance Video: Claire Chase

February 19, 2014, The New York Times, Classical Playlist: Jenny Lin, Joshua Rubin, David Aladashvili and More

January 13, 2014, Chicago Classical Review, ICE downsizes with intriguing music for oboe and piano, past and present

January 1, 2014, Chicago Reader, 12 O'Clock Track: Phyllis Chen transcends the toyness of her instruments on "The Little Things"