Mohammed Fairouz http://tpr.org en Creating American Symphonies To Tell 'Distinctly American' Stories http://tpr.org/post/creating-american-symphonies-tell-distinctly-american-stories To say that you're writing a symphony today is a statement, especially for a young composer like me. Tue, 30 Jul 2013 17:43:49 +0000 editor 15760 at http://tpr.org Creating American Symphonies To Tell 'Distinctly American' Stories Fairouz Fills Native Informant With New Sounds http://tpr.org/post/fairouz-fills-native-informant-new-sounds <p></p><p>Not many composers under 30 years old can say they have had a Carnegie Hall premiere - or several recordings of their music. Mohammed Fairouz laughed when I mentioned that by the age of 26 he had accomplished this and more: "No, I'm only 27!" he said.</p><p>The latest from the Arab-American composer is called "<a href="http://www.naxos.com/catalogue/item.asp?item_code=8.559744" target="_blank">Native Informant</a>," out on the Naxos label, which features violinist Rachel Barton Pine in the title track.</p> Tue, 30 Apr 2013 14:34:27 +0000 John Clare 10547 at http://tpr.org Fairouz Fills Native Informant With New Sounds