Eric Ewazen

In the old days, we'd have copying parties. . . you copy violin 1, you copy violin 2.

Bone2pick heads back to school with an inspired sit down showcasing one of the great American composers of our time, Mr. Eric Ewazen. Today’s preeminent composer of music for brass soloists and ensembles, Eric shares his incredible insight on a number of topics including the influence of his Ukrainian heritage in his music, his humble beginnings as a composer in New York, his process of starting a new composition, his approach to composing for newly discovered instruments, his advice on building success in this exceptionally challenging profession and what it’s like to compose for the greatest performers and ensembles worldwide. Tremendously inspiring words from a true musical virtuoso. Enjoy!

Newer interview Mark Lawrence and Paul Welcomer
Older interview Douglas Purviance

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