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  • July 27, 2022

    Ten contemporary composers share their works on PIANO SPECTRUMS, a profoundly emotive selection of aesthetic contemporary pieces performed by Anna Kislitsyna. Today, Bruce is our featured artist in “The Inside Story,” a blog series exploring the inner workings and personalities of our [...]

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  • July 11, 2022

    Anna Kislitsyna earned a standing ovation following her June 24 solo recital at Weill Recital Hall at Carnegie Hall. She performed ten works including my four-movement piano sonata "Time and Again."

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  • May 3, 2022

    Remembering Hugo on the 121st anniversary of his birth, May 3, 2022 - By Bruce Babcock One must be of a certain age to remember Hugo Friedhofer, but not to know his music. I was very fortunate to have had [...]

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Piano Spectrums
Etereo Music For Flute
Playing on the Edge 2
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August
2022
Dark Sky Quartet performs “Watcher of the Sky” in Flagstaff, AZ

Dark Sky Quartet will be performing my piece “Watcher of the Sky,” composed for the sesquicentennial celebration of the birth of astro-physicist George Ellery Hale by the Mount Wilson Institute, on August 20. […]

Coconino Center for the Arts 2300 North Fort Valley Road Flagstaff, AZ, 86001
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Featured Reviews

“An impression of musicality which is very pleasant, indeed… a convincing sense of an overall mood… knows what he wants … sure of what he’s doing.”

– Aaron Copland

“…a musician who blends superior craftsmanship with a colourful, expressive sense of narrative.”

– Donald Rosenberg, Gramophone
on TIME, STILL

“Like a master sculptor of sonic marble, Babcock carves out wonderfully energetic dissonances; never allowing an unneeded doubling to disrupt his perfect balance.”

– Casey Cook, judge, The American Prize
on Be Still