From The New Canon at Q2: “Music After 9/11” Danny Felsenfeld and Eleonor Sandresky

Honoring a Somber Moment
Monday, August 29, 2011

“This week on The New Canon, we explore the intricacies of producing a marathon concert to mark the tenth anniversary of 9/11 with co-producers and composers Daniel Felsenfeld and Eleonor Sandresky.

Danny Felsenfeld

Eleonor Sandresky

On September 11, 2001, composer Daniel Felsenfeld was house-sitting downtown for his colleague Eleonor Sandresky when the planes hit the towers. Ten years later, the two are fulfilling their passion project of marking the tragic events of that day with a marathon concert, starting at 9:18 am on Sunday the 11th, featuring composers and performers who were in the downtown area at the time of impact.”

See the full article here, including some interactive utilities.

The New Canon on Q2 is hosted by Olivia Giovetti

Olivia Giovetti

The New Canon streams Mondays at 4PM on Q2; encore presentations Wednesdays at 10AM and Sundays at 8PM.