Ben Kutner

Ben Kutner is a Los Angeles-based composer, music writer, and lecturer. His music has appeared at venues across the U.S. and he is the founder of the New Parnassus Ensemble.

Articles By This Author

Ben Kutner - May 8, 2021

Angèle Dubeau’s Immersion highlights the violin’s modern side.

Ben Kutner - July 27, 2020

Jan Vogler records a single cello concerto written by three composers.

Ben Kutner - December 16, 2019

Soloist Richard Valitutto gives a heroic performance of Sarah Hennies’s SOVT for prepared piano.

Ben Kutner - December 10, 2019

The composer died in the Holocaust, but Jacaranda Music sustains his legacy with a special concert.

Ben Kutner - November 19, 2019

Missy Mazzoli, Jaime Martín, and the LACO turn toward previous centuries at Royce.

Ben Kutner - November 19, 2019

New Opera West presents five “pop-up” operas.

Ben Kutner - September 6, 2019

Conductor Ludovic Morlot helped make it all sound spontaneous.

Ben Kutner - August 6, 2019

Jack Curtis Dubowsky’s original score accompanies a Douglas Fairbanks silent classic in live performance.

Ben Kutner - June 18, 2019

Delirium Musicum shows its mettle in a wide-ranging program with a world premiere.

Ben Kutner - May 14, 2019

The composer’s Eleven Bagatelles for the Piano, performed by pianist Inna Faliks, has brilliant parts but no through line.