With their tweed coats, reading glasses, and hip-length braids, the wizards honored on April 27 at "New Music, New York + 25" looked like beloved humanities professors and wacky aunts. The average age of Steve Reich, Pauline Oliveros, Meredith Monk, Laurie Anderson, Robert Ashley, and Philip Glass is 66.0. Twenty-five years ago, when those performers joined for a new-music festival organized by the Kitchen and now celebrated... More >>>