Press

The Music of Blighted Dreams: David Lang's the loser
The New York Review of Books
Francine Prose
September 13, 2016

The Music of Blighted Dreams by Francine Prose

 

Review: In This One-Man Opera, It’s All in His Head
The New York Times
Anthony Tommasini
September 8, 2016

Review: In This One-Man Opera, It’s All in His Head

 

Facing the music: David Lang
From Shostakovich to Stockhausen, and plainchant to Adele and Elvis, Oscar-nominated composer David Lang on the music that inspires him.
The Guardian
January 18, 2016

Facing the music: David Lang

 

For Paolo Sorrentino’s ‘Youth,’ David Lang Strives for an Unusually Emotional Melody
by Rachel Donadio
New York Times
November 30, 2015

For Paolo Sorrentino’s ‘Youth,’ David Lang Strives for an Unusually Emotional Melody

 

Twigs break, cans bang and L.A. Philharmonic soars with Mahler
by Mark Swed
Los Angeles Times
October 3, 2014

Twigs break, cans bang and L.A. Philharmonic soars with Mahler by Mark Swed, Los Angeles Times

 

Amateur choirs debut Arsenal piece
by Colin Paterson
BBC News
June 6, 2014

Amateur choirs debut Arsenal piece by Colin Paterson, BBC News

 

Bits and Pieces That End Up a Life
by Anthony Tommasini
The New York Times
April 30, 2014

Bits and Pieces That End Up a Life by Anthony Tommasini, The New York Times

 

Story Time
by Alex Ross
The New Yorker
April 28, 2014

Story Time: Alex Ross, New Yorker

 

Hushed Tones That Grab Attention
by Anthony Tommasini
The New York Times
August 11, 2013

Hushed Tones That Grab Attention by Anthony Tommasini, The New York Times

 

Secrets Found Online, Shared Softly
by William Robin
The New York Times
August 2, 2013

Secrets Found Online Shared Softly: William Robin, New York Times

 

Romance, From Tristan und Isolde to Today
by Anthony Tommasini
The New York Times
December 7, 2012

Romance, From Tristan und Isolde to Today by Anthony Tommasini, The New York Times

 

Anonymous 4 Marks A Milestone Year, Together And Alone
by Jeff Lunden
NPR Music
December 6, 2012

Secrets Found Online Shared Softly: William Robin, New York Times

 

Keeping the Magic Without the Thunder
by Corinna da Fonseca-­Wollheim
The New York Times
November 30, 2012

Keeping the Magic Without the Thunder
by Corinna da Fonseca-­Wollheim, New York Times

 

New Kind of Online Dating: Classical Competitions
by Will Robin
The New York Times
February 12, 2012

New Kind of Online Dating: Classical Competitions by Will Robin, 
The New York Times

 

A Gathering for Both Conversing and Playing
by Steve Smith
The New York Times
January 31, 2012

A Gathering for Both Conversing and Playing by Steve Smith, The New York Times

 

David Lang’s divine pursuit: “the little match girl passion”
by Reed Johnson
Los Angeles Times
January 16, 2011

David Lang’s divine pursuit: “the little match girl passion” by Reed Johnson, Los Angeles Times

 

Review: David Lang PIERCED
by Jayson Greene
Pitchfork
March 20, 2009

Review: David Lang PIERCED by Jayson Greene, Pitchfork