Co-Founding Father

Jim Newman (pictured above with his wife Jane Ivory) – film and television producer, contemporary art curator, gallerist, musician, and co-founder of OTHER MINDS – was profiled recently in the [...]

Maki, Dennis, and Philip in the NY Times

On Saturday, at Roulette in Brooklyn, the pianists Maki Namekawa and Dennis Russell Davies reveled in a program of Mr. Glass’s piano music, about half of which had been adapted from the [...]

Philip Glass: Music for 2 Pianos

When conductor/pianist Dennis Russell Davies directed our Lou Harrison concert in February he said, “And now I’d like to do a benefit for Other Minds.” He and his partner Maki Namekawa are flying [...]

Why John Adams Won’t Write an Opera About President Trump

‘There’s just nothing there except this raw, very dangerous ego… you don’t want to spend time as an artist giving your very best to a person who is a sociopath.” Why John [...]

Bent Sørensen wins Grawemeyer Award

NY Times: Bent Sørensen wins Grawemeyer Award Other Minds audiences heard the innovative music of Bent Sørensen at OM Festival 14 in 2009. We’re pleased to hear that he’s been given the [...]

The Nature of Music: Annea Lockwood

We were thrilled to have one of the world’s leading figures in this genre, New Zealand-born New Yorker Annea Lockwood, with us to present and discuss her music of the world’s rivers. Annea’s work [...]

Back from the Ashes

The New York Times says that Ruth Crawford burned the score of her amazingly radical Violin Sonata. They neglect to report that Other Minds Records beat the odds and released it! Get one of the [...]

Review of Davies-Namekawa Duo

The duo piano team of Dennis Russell Davies and Maki Namekawa received a rave review in the Washington Post for their performance of Phillip Glass’ Four Movements for Two Pianos, a major work [...]

Other Minds Website Reboot

The OM website,, receives a complete reboot and facelift for improved access and navigation.

Modern Hits

Modern Hits (an anagram for Other Minds), a new series of digital-only recordings of works by under-recognized Bay Area electronic music composers is released. The series features unreleased [...]