Monday, September 12, 2011

Composers, Critics, Labels, And Classical Mavens On Spotify Social

One of the biggest problem of Spotify's social function is that you cannot browse the following list of people you follow, so discovering new friends and playlists is not easy. Below is a list of people I follow on Spotify, with their names linked to Spotify profiles. You can browse the list of public playlists they curated and subscribed to.  If you want to recommend others or yourself, please leave a comment and I'll update the list. Thanks.
Alex Ross, The New Yorker's music critic, latest playlist: an introduction to Mieczyslaw Weinberg. Other links: Twitter, blog.

Ballata, comparative literature student. Some interesting Russian music playlists there. Other links: Twitter.

BridgeRecords, an independent record label based in New Rochelle, New York that specializes in 20th century classical music. They've made playlists for different categories of their catalog. Other links: Twitter, another Twitter, official site.

CantaloupeMusic, created in 2001 by the founders of Bang on a Can. "Our goal is to provide a home for music that slips between the cracks." Other links: Twitter, official site.

CBCarey, Christian Carey, composer, performer, & music theorist. Sequenza 21 Senior Editor Assistant Professor of Music at Rider University. You can discover lots of people through his profile. Other links: Twitter, Sequenza 21.

CollinJRae, senior manager of Naxos of America. Mastermind behind the cool Naxos playlists. Other links: Twitter, blog.

Darajan66, Yan Da, motion graphic and digital media artist, I discovered some Japanese composers through his playlists. Official site.

DeccaRecords, major label, including playlists for Decca Classics. Other links: Twitter, official site.

DGDeccaClassics, major classical label. Other links: Twitter, official site.

DJ_Moderne, Ken Ueno, composer, throat-singing vocalist, UC Berkeley Music Prof. Playlist of his own works. Other links: Twitter, official site.

EmiVirginClassics, major classical label. Other links: Twitter, official site.

Evanboho, Evan Kuchar, composer and writer. Other links: Twitter, official site.

Fin1954, Fin O'Suilleabhain, author of a Stockhausen biography-in-progress, creator of one of the most spectacular playlists: MYSTERIOUS BARRICADES (Fin's chronological keyboard playlist) He will start a Spotify playlist blog soon. Stay tuned. Other link: Twitter.

GuardianMusic, they cover classical music as well. Other links: Twitter, official site.

JasonBoog, editor of Gallery Cat. He curated many playlists based on books or writers, like Haruki Murakami. Other links: Twitter, blog.

Jayuhfree, Jeff Harrington, composer and new technology guru. Playlist of his own music. Other links: Twitter, official site, interview.

Jjohnohara, John O'Hara, aka nolibretto. Blogger of It's Not Opera, which specializes in classical vocal music on Spotify.

Kickassclassical, classical music for starters. Other links: Twitter, official site.

₭ѱ|ǝ∟ѱ©ηιԋ, Kyle Lynch, musicology grad student. Other link: Twitter.

LiverpoolPhil, playlists for their programs and more. Other links: Twitter, official site.

MarcGeelhoed, manager the Chicago Symphony Orchestra's record label, CSO Resound. Playlists including CSO Resound catalog and more. Other links: Twitter, blog.

Modulations, new sounds and cool playlists from the Naxos underground. Other links: Twitter, official site.

Mrmarmite, Radiohead guitarist Jonny Greenwood. His profile is not public. Playlists including: 20th C(entury) Piano. There's also a great fan-made playlist that chronicles all the music in the Radiohead office charts.

NaxosOfficial, everything Naxos, including contents from hundreds of labels they distribute. Other links: Twitter, official site.

ParmaRecordings, independent classical label. Other links: Twitter, official site.

Picap, Catalan label with classical contents. Other links: Twitter, official site.

Radio4NL, classical radio in the Netherlands, playlists including top 400 classical works voted by listeners. Other links: Twitter, official site.

SteveS66, Steve Smith, Time Out New York music editor and New York Times freelance contributor. He wrote the most helpful review on Spotify for classical listeners, also curated many interesting playlists. Other links: Twitter, blog.

Tam.Pollard, A blog dedicated to the arts in Edinburgh and further afield by Tam and Finn Pollard. Through their blog I discovered the BBC Legends on Spotify. Other links: Twitter, blog.

Thad.anderson, Thad Anderson, Percussionist, composer, and technophile. Faculty member at the University of Central Florida. Other links: Twitter, official site.

Timrj, Tim Rutherford-Johnson, legendary blogger on experimental music and modern composition - "the music that no one else dare tell you about." Creator of the legendary playlist: Radio Rambler. Other links: Twitter, blog.

WarnerClassics, major classical label. Other links: Twitter, official site.

WashingtonPost, so far, Anne Midgette, classical music critic of the Post, made a playlist for her article Contemporary classical: a primer. Other links: Twitter (Classical Beat).

And thanks again to all the guest posters, they have many more playlists worth to explore, not just the ones they posted here!

Lastly, you can also follow me on Spotify. If you want to promote your playlists on your site, you can get a widget on this Spotify page.


  1. Thank you so much for this--and also for your right click tip, without which (due to this odd problem of Spotify playlists opening in itunes & not showing), I would not have been able to add you and other folks I'd like to follow to my people list!

  2. Please let me know if you’re looking for a article writer for your site. You have some really great posts and I feel I would be a good asset. If you ever want to take some of the load off, I’d absolutely love to write some material for your blog in exchange for a link back to mine. Please send me an email if interested. Thank you!
    buy facebook fans

  3. Super site! I am Loving it!! Will return once more, Im taking your food additionally, Thanks.

  4. Best quality Indian Ringtones 2018.
    Hello friends.
    I have a collection of Indian ringtones from the most popular movies. Free ringtones. Ringtones are attractive. Ringtones are created from your favorite movies. Quick settings for your cell phone ringtone. Visit the home page below:

    Here are the most prominent ringtones that you can easily install without time:

    - Dil Diyan Gallan ringtone
    - Iphone Nokia ringtone
    - Flute ringtone
    - Best – bansuri ringtone
    - Telugu ringtone

    Also you can refer to the telugu music here: - Telugu ringtone

    Thanks for your attention!

  5. Cool stuff you have got and you keep update all of us. spotify playlist promotion

  6. I am happy with your article, Fajartoto think your website is pretty good. Many articles are very useful for everyone. I am sure your website will grow in the future. Fajartoto will always support your website, hopefully more advanced. keep the spirit... thanks

    agen togel terpercaya
    togel online
    bandar togel terpercaya
    bandar togel terbaik
    situs togel online
    situs togel terbesar
    judi roulette online
    prediksi togel jitu
    syair togel hk

  7. Wow, What a Excellent post. I really found this to much informatics. It is what i was searching for.I would like to suggest you that please keep sharing such type of info.Thanks first reseller panel

  8. thanks for posting this one. Very enjoyable. I'd never heard of these we work as
    Rehabilitation centre in Punjab who provides several types of therapies and facilities
    by which addicted people can get best aid. We have certified and professional
    medical staff who always care of patients. For more details,
    visit the website or call us.
    De Addiction Center in Ludhiana

    nasha mukti kendra in himachal pardesh

    Rehabilitation Center In Punjab

    Nasha mukti kendra in Jammu

    Nasha mukti kendra in Ludhiana

    thanks for posting this one. Very enjoyable.
    Property Dealer in Patiala

  9. I learn some new stuff from it too, thanks for sharing your information. wireless bluetooth earbuds

  10. Regardless of whether you need to pay additional bucks to contact the perfect individuals, SMM ensures this online

  11. These have their utilizations paying little mind to the sort of business, and all assistance extensively with Website design enhancement.Fastest smm panel

  12. A decent social media chief will have the option to compose viably, permitting you to have a steady stream of fascinating and drawing in smm panel

  13. Which social networks generate the most conversions? If you have goals and funnels set up in Google Analytics, on bing you'll be able to see conversion rates and monetary value of the traffic you're receiving.

  14. For example, with the proper tools You can target by 'Location', 'Language', 'Age', 'Gender', 'Relationship status', 'Interested in', and 'Education' on various Social Media For example, if you want to send out a post to people who speak Spanish, geo-targeting is an easy and effective way to do it. see this site

  15. Seesmic: For those who want to manage all the Social Media accounts from a single resource, this is a great application. You can use Seesmic on your desktop as well as a Smart Phone. So Search Engine Scraper and Email Extractor by Creative Bear Tech

  16. However it's difficult to measure the impact that social media channels have on websites due to timing of a recommendation to visitors actually visiting the website. their explanation

  17. in any case, since nobody has yet deciphered the code on estimating the aftereffects of these new chances, it was significant not to get diverted from interest age strategies we at present utilize that we know are successful.
    smm panel

  18. This is really interesting, thanks for this valuable and informative blog. Visit Ogen Infosystem for responsive website designing and SEO Services in Delhi, India at an affordable price.
    Website Development Company in Delhi

  19. Appslure Technologies is the fastest growing Best Mobile App Development Company in USA. our team builds user-friendly Mobile applications with Customer satisfaction.

  20. 먹튀검증사이트 Food verification safety playground Toto site major site Baccarat site Casino site Eat verification eleven. Toto site recommendation and safety playground and reliable food verification site

  21. dog therapy pools The team is made up of qualified specialists in Canine Hydrotherapy & Rehabilitation techniques with several years of experience in this field. We are full members of IRVAP and ICH.

  22. arabica blend Italian Coffee brands ☕ Award-winning roasters ✓ Excellent pricing ➽ Gourmet ESPRESSO for an unforgettable coffee enjoyment (European coffee ...

  23. American Eli Lilly Cialis CIALIS® authentic official website, Cialis 20mg, Cialis 5mg is ordered without a doctor’s prescription, which can effectively extend the time of sex. The original factory imports are 100% authentic, and the refund guarantee is invalid. Buy on the official website of Sharps, ...

  24. buy youtube subscribers Increase your exposure on social media! Check out our deals and buy Instagram Followers, Buy Youtube Subscribers, and more! Fast, cheap, and 24/7 Support.

  25. make money online Join StartUpAm and learn how to start a business online. Connect with best online tools needed to be set up for your online business startup.

  26. discord furry server Discord Home. DiscordHome is a discord listing website, find discord servers and communities here! You can advertise, hire, post resumes and find partners for your discord server. DH deems itself as the home of discord where you can explore amazing and useful resources for all your discord and server needs. We are not affiliated with Discord!

  27. It's good that there are so many people on Spotify social now. I want to know if they work for BRSM.IO company or not. If they do, they must know how to increase Facebook views.

  28. This was a really great contest and hopefully I can attend the next one. It was alot of fun and I really enjoyed myself.. labels

  29. #SMMGOAL #CHEAP #SAFE #GREAT SMM PANEL ! Step up your social media game using various SMM services that we offer.

    Register & log in Create an account on our panel and log in

    Make a deposit Pick the most suitable payment option & add funds to your account

    Select services Choose the SMM services you want and easily place your orders

    Amazing results You will be satisfied with our SMM services when your order is ready. Hello guys,smmgoal panel you can find all social media services such as, instagram, youtube,twitter,facebook etc.. check all services and prices from here.

    Payment Methods: Credit Card,Debit Card Bitcoin,Cryptos,Payeer,Western Union, Bank Transfer,Perfect Money..

  30. great news I was given this Spotify Card Code and it got accepted! Hit up Slotxo

  31. ANY PARENTS may feel they have a reasonable idea of their child's activities online because they're conscious of how they choose social media marketing platforms like Facebook. post to instagram from pc

  32. Awesome blog article. Much thanks again. Much instagram videos

  33. I really appreciate the kind of topics you post here. Thanks for sharing us a great information that is actually helpful. Good day!Free Mockup