EW: Beta Collide gives Ed’s Coed a new spin

EW: Beta Collide gives Ed’s Coed a new spin

“Ambitious music projects are like catnip for Brian McWhorter. His latest, an assembled score with Beta Collide for the upcoming UO screening of the 1929 silent film Ed’s Coed, is no exception.”

Barbeich & Sidereus

Timeline: 9/18/09 – I commissioned my good friend Michael Ward-Bergeman to arrange his solo accordion piece “Barbeich” for solo trumpet and ensemble – to be performed by Beta Collide on 11/16/09 at Instrumenta Oaxaca – a contemporary music festival in…

The Mouthpiece - Interview with Brian McWhorter

The Mouthpiece – Interview with Brian McWhorter

https://douglasdetrick.com/2010/06/interview-with-brian-mcwhorte/

Disquiet - Despite the Downturn: An Answer Album

Disquiet – Despite the Downturn: An Answer Album

A non-verbal response to the article “The Freeloaders” by Megan McArdle from the May 2010 issue of The Atlantic, based on its accompanying editorial illustration by Jeremy Traum Track 10. (Duration: 00:55.) “That’s a Traum! [Brontosaurus]” by Simon Lott and…

Eugene Weekly: Oregon Arts Commission Fellowships Include Two Eugeneans

Eugene Weekly: Oregon Arts Commission Fellowships Include Two Eugeneans

Yesterday, the Oregon Arts Commission announced the recipients of its annual fellowships, given to “performers and writers of exceptional talent and demonstrated ability, professional achievement and continuing dedication to an artistic discipline.” The cash awards ($3,000 each) can be used…

Oregonian: Beta Collide goes crazy at White Stag building

Oregonian: Beta Collide goes crazy at White Stag building

“Brian McWhorter is slowly going insane. Right in front of our eyes Friday night at a classical music concert. Just a minute ago, he seemed fine, putting trumpet to lips and calling forth low, throbbing notes that echoed in the…

All Things Considered: Timbrando Review

All Things Considered: Timbrando Review

“The traditional brass ensemble is made up of five players, but the Meridian Arts Ensemble is far from a traditional quintet. As part of its innovative approach, the group has expanded that configuration by adding a percussionist. Its new album…