Praise for Music Makes a City

“Illuminating… Evocative… captures a region and music engaged in harmonious, dynamic interplay”

— Nick Schager, Village Voice

“Music Makes a City reminds us that the arts are an absolutely essential ingredient to the vitality of our communities.”

— Alan Gilbert, Music Director, New York Philharmonic

“In striking synchronicity, a mayor, a conductor, and a robust postwar generation of composers intersected to make the city a hub for visionary composition.” – New York Times

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Music Makes a City Now

A New Documentary Web Series by Owsley Brown Presents

Are you ready for the next chapter of ‘Music Makes A City’? The first episode of our new web series “Music Makes a City Now” is now available on YouTube. Join us as we follow the 27-year-old wunderkind Teddy Abrams as he moves to Louisville, Kentucky, to become the youngest Music Director of an American orchestra. Stay tuned on Facebook and @MusicMakesaCity on Twitter!

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