BIBLIOGRAPHY | 2012-2010

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Articles by or Interviews with MM

“Meredith Monk: Re-Mixed”, Sound Check, NPR, interview with John Schaefer. Listen Here

“Meredith Monk’s Voice”, On Being, American Public Media, interview with Krista Tippett. Listen Here

Articles about MM in Newspapers/Magazines

“Meredith Monk’s Piano Music, from Two New-Music Experts” by David Weininger, The Boston Globe, March 28, 2012.

“Meredith Monk’s REALM VARIATIONS to Premiere 3/18”,, February 1, 2012.

“La MaMa to Present Meredith Monk in Conversation” by Bethany Rickwald, TheaterMania, January 9, 2012.

“Composer of the Year: Meredith Monk” by Mark Swed, Musical America Worldwide, January 1, 2012.


“Joyful Noise” by Alex Ross, The New Yorker, April 16, 2012.

“Review: Meredith Monk, Music for One and Two Pianos” by Jeffrey Gantz, The Boston Globe, April 7, 2012.

“Unleashing Playful Music” by Zachary Woolfe, The New York Times, April 1, 2012.

“Parachuting to Land of Post-its and Cage” by Anthony Tommasini, The New York Times, March 29, 2012.

“Ah, Glorious Mania” by Harry Rolnick, ConcertoNet, March 27, 2012.

“American Mavericks Review: Meredith Monk” by Joshua Kosman, The San Francisco Chronicle, March 20, 2012.

“Radicals Ready for the Road” by David Littlejohn, Wall Street Journal, March 20, 2012.

“Musical Realms Assayed in Final Mavericks Chamber Concert” by Jeff Dunn, San Francisco Classical Voice, March 18, 2012.

“The Second ‘Maverick’ Chamber Program” by Stephen Smoliar, San Francisco Examiner, March 18, 2012.

“Maverick Maneuvers” by Philip Campbell, The Bay Area Reporter, March 15, 2012.

Chapters in Books about MM

“Meredith Monk” by Anne Bogart, Conversations with Anne, p297-320. Theatre Communications Group, New York, 2012.

“On Meredith Monk” by Rick Moody, On Celestial Music, pß59-71. Bay Back, New York, March 2012.

Mention, Photographs, Newspapers/Magazines

“On Time, Media and Significance: Chris Twomey’s ‘Triumph’” by Mark Wiener and Linda Digusta, Huffington Post, March 15, 2012.

“Living in the New: Renowned Berkeley Pianist Sarah Cahill Brings New Works to Life” by Christine G.K. LaPado, News Review, February 23, 2012.

“Gambling on Monte Carlo” by Robert Greskovic, Wall Street Journal, February 23, 2012.

“A Ballet Company Has Plenty of Support” by Gia Kourlas, New York Times, February 17, 2012.

“Where Wicked Fish Spin, and Death Takes a Stroll” by Brian Siebert, New York Times, February 10, 2012.

“Bjork Gets Pedagogical” by Seth Colter Walls, Village Voice, February 1, 2012.

“Big BAM Theory” by Abby Mitchell and Olivia Aylmer, Columbia Spectator, January 27, 2012.

“Julie Taymor, Meredith Monk and More Set for La MaMa Talks” by Adam Hetrick, Playbill News, January 16, 2012.

“Classical Music Highlights in 2012” by Joshua Kosman, San Francisco Chronicle, January 1, 2012.


Articles by or Interviews with MM

“Meredith Monk on New York Requiem,” WQXR, September 8, 2011.

“Meredith Monk” by Michael Quinn, The Classical Review, June 24, 2011.

“Meredith Monk” by Gia Kourlas, Time Out New York, June 2-8, 2011.

“Monk, Kitka Join Up” San Francisco Chronicle, May 12, 2011.

“Misterium Glosu” by Agata Saraczynska, Gazeta Wyborcza (Poland), March 17 2011.

“Czarny Aniolikobiety” by Marta Wrobel, Gazeta Wroclawksa (Poland), March 17 2011.

Articles about MM in Newspapers/Magazines

“Shodekeh Mixes Monk” by John Lewis, Baltimore Magazine, November 30, 2011.

“Una Voce” by Piero Santi, L’Unita, November 11, 2011.

“Musical America Announces 2012 Awards”, Broadway World, November 3, 2011.

“Meredith Monk, um Experimento para a Alma” by Luck Veloso, Radio Cult FM, August 21, 2011.

“An Innovative Collaboration of Voices” by Andrew Gilbert, The Mercury News, May 12, 2011.

“Monk, Kitka Join Up” by Joshua Kosman, San Francisco Chronicle, May 12, 2011.

“Meredith Monk and Kitka: Voice Leading Beyond Limitations” by Jeff Kaliss, San Francisco Classical Voice, May 2, 2011.

“Meredith Monk at Mount Holyoke” by Marc Robinson, April 28 2011.

“Wesolo, ale nie tylko” by Rozmowa Z, Gazeta Wyborcza, March 24 2011.

“Magie Ancienne” by David Sanson, Mouvement, March 23 2011.

“Spiewajaca Mniszka z Nowego Jorku” by Rozmawa Z, Gazeta Wyborcza (Poland), March 17 2011.

“Jestesmyz Bjork Jak Matka i Corka”, Przekroj (Poland), March 15 2011.

“Artist in Motion” by David Patrick Stearns, The Philadelphia Inquirer, February 4 2011.

“The Week I Hung Out at Meredith Monk’s Apartment” by Geocham,, January 20 2011.

“Meredith Monk: A Voice for All Time” by Sarah Cahill,, January 11 2011.


“Meredith Monk and the Gurdjieff Folk Instruments Ensemble” by William Dart, New Zealand Herald, October 1, 2011.

“Meredith Monk: Songs of Asecension” by Massino Ricci, Paris Transatlantic, September 2011.

“Meredith Monk: Songs of Ascension” by Dominy Clements, MusicWeb International, September 2011.

“Songs of Ascension (ECM New Series)” by Graham Reid, Elsewhere, August 30, 2011.

“This Summer, Iconic ‘70s Dances Revived” by Carrie Stern, Brooklyn Daily Eagle, August 3, 2011.

“MONK Songs of Ascension” by Thomas May, The Classical Review, June 22, 2011.

“Multitasker Reverses the Aging Process” by Roslyn Sulcas, The New York Times, June 10, 2011.

“Meredith Monk, Revisiting” by Gus Solomons Jr, Solomon Says, June 8, 2011.

“The Only Sequel Better than the Original” by Molly Ann Sheerer, Encore, June 4, 2011.

Meredith Monk” Songs of Ascension” by Gavin Dixon, Classical CD Reviews, May 30, 2011.

“Meredith Monk soars on ‘Songs of Ascension’” by Anne Midgette, The Washington Post, May 29, 2011.

“Meredith Monk: Songs of Ascension”, The Buffalo News, May 20, 2011.

“Monk’s Mesmerizing Tower of Ascension”, by Jason Victor Serinus, San Francisco Chronicle, May 17, 2011.

“Kitka enriches Monk” by Joshua Kosman, San Francisco Chronicle, May 17, 2011.

“Meredith Monk and Kitka review: Ravishing” by Joshua Kosman, San Francisco Chronicle, May 16, 2011.

“Album: Meredith Monk, Songs of Ascension” by Andy Gill, The Independent, May 13 2011.

“Music as a Vehicle”, Gazeta Wyborcza, March 28, 2011.

“Human Immensity” by Oscar D’Ambrosio, AICA (Brazil), February 2011.

Chapters in Books about MM

“Love Goes to Buildings on Fire” by Will Hermes. Faber: 2011.

Mention, Photographs, Newspapers/Magazines

“The Power to Foster Social Renewal Through Song” by Stuart Isacoff, Wall Street Journal, December 15, 2011.

“James Hillman, Therapist in Men’s Movement, Dies at 85” by Benedict Carey, The New York Times, October 27, 2011.

“Music and our Children” by Agnes Gund, Huff Post New York, September 14, 2011.

“New and Unusual Sounds take Center Stage in Centennial Season” by Janos Gereben, San Francisco Examiner, September 8, 2011.

“9/11: Ten Years Later – Music to Remember and Honor” by Ronni Reich, The Star-Ledger, September 7, 2011.

“Contemporary Classical: A Guide for the Perplexed” by Anne Midgette, The Washington Post, August 28, 2011.

“A Commemorative Concert should be Memorable Itself” by Anne Midgette, The Washington Post, August 28, 2011.

“Beware: The Techno-Musical Fascists are Here” by Mark Swed, LA Times, August 28, 2011.

“Newport Folk 2011: Tradition Remixed” by Ann Powers, NPR, August 2, 2011.

“Ping Chong, Karen Finley, Patti Smith, Julie Taymor et al. Set for La Mama’s 50th Anniversary Season” by Dan Bacalzo, Theater Mania, July 25, 2011.

“Classical: Which Music Luminaries deserve Kennedy Center Honors?” by Anne Midgette, The Washington Post, July 21, 2011.

“Words and Music: Our 60 Favorite Music Books”, Pitchfork, July 11, 2011.

“Movie Review: The Colors of the Prism, The Mechanics of Time” by Joe Bendel, Epoch Times, June 20, 2011.

“Cornish President takes a Bow” by Michael Upchurch, The Seattle Times, May 14, 2011.

“Critic’s Picks”, Time Out New York, May 12-16, 2011.

“Dziesec Powodow, Dla Ktoruch Warto”, Dziennik Gazeta Prawna W-WA (Poland), March 2011.

“Scenery Takes Center Stage”, Julie Caniglia, Walker, March 2011.

“From the Backdrop to Their Own Stage” by Randy Kennedy, The New York Times, March 16 2011.

“Dziesiec Dni z Piosenka Aktorska”, Dziennik Zachodni (Poland), March 16 2011.

“Anioty w Kolorze I Inne Atrakcje” by Piotr Safran, Tygodnik Dzierzoniowski (Poland), March 15 2011.

“No Wave Filmaker Vivienne Dick on 1970s New York – Interview” by Jonny Ensall, The List, February 18 2011.

“Groucho Marx Hosts the Obies 1972!” by Tony Ortega, The Village Voice, February 17 2011.

“Ellen Stewart, Off Off Broadway Pioneer, Dies at 91” by Mel Gussow and Bruce Weber, The New York Times, January 13 2011.


Articles by or Interviews with MM

“Ik Ben Nog Een Middeleeuwer”, Interview with Maarten Bierens Lier, De Standaard, November 5 2010.

“Dancing Voices” Interview with Manon Misonne, November 2010.

“Interview: Meredith Monk, Performance Artist” by Claire Black, Scotsman, August 24 2010.

“Bailu maksla un zupas Patiesiba” by Ilmars Slapins, Rigas Laiks, August 2010.

“Cantante, compositora y coreografa, en el mundo que vivimos tenemos que integrar todas las artes” by Pilar Vegas, La Voz de Galicia, June 18, 2010.

“A Few Minutes with Meredith Monk: a gracious composer whose music nurtures the soul” interview with Bill Townsend, The St. Louis Classical Music Examiner, March 14, 2010.

“Monk, performance artist”, interview with Claire Black,, August 24, 2010.

“On Being an Artist: Meredith Monk” Dartington Scene: Arts, Spring/Summer 2010.

Articles about MM in Newspapers/Magazines

“The Many Voices of Meredith Monk” by Ronnie Reich, The Star Ledger, December 14 2010.

“L’evenement Monk”, Presse Ocean, November 9 2010.

“Girlchild Revisited par Meredith Monk” by Agnes Izrine, Danser, September 2010.

“Musik in den Knochen Haben” by Anne Kohl, VivaVoce, September 2010.

“Print Fizzles, Video Sizzles” by Lisa Jo Sagolla, Backstage, September 9 2010.
“Appel a la releve de Meredith Monk a Yvonne Rainer” by Sylvain Pack, Tadorne: le blog du spectacle vivant, June 10, 2010.

“Coming Out, Looking In, Summing Up” by Dave Kehr, The New York Times, May 30, 2010.

“La Compositora que derriba fronteras entre disciplinas: Meredith Monk y el Vocal Ensemble”, La Voz de Galicia, June 16, 2010.

“Mezi Hlasem a Zazitkem” by Pavel Turek, Respekt, March 2010.

“Meredith Monk: Perception as Content”, Afterall, March 14 2010.

“Kompozytorka Wspolczesna?” by Dorota Szymonik, MonotypeRec. Sampler 2010, March 4 2010.

“Meredith en Juin”, editor David Sanson,, June 5, 2010.

“Meredith Monk: Inner Voice released on DVD, May 18” by: BWW News Desk,, May 18, 2010.

“Meredith Monk, musica y movimineto” La Voz de Santiago, June 30, 2010.

“Meredith Monk’s composition nears completion for the Symphony”, by John R. Killacky, St. Louis Beacon, January 26, 2010.

“Meredith Monk, corps et larynx” by D.B., La Marseille, June 3, 2010.

“Meredith Monk l’enchanteresse” Ventilo, June 2010.

“Meredith Monk revisite avec bonheur “Girlchild” un solo historique de 1972” by Rosita Boisseau, Le Monde, June 5, 2010.

“Meredith Monk, toujours entre danse et sons”, La Provence, June 7 & 8, 2010.

“Meredith Monk’s Tower of Music” by Neil Cooper, Herald Scotland, August 25th, 2010.

“Meredith Monk: une Americaine a Paris et a Marseille” France-Amerique, May 31, 2010.

“Meredith Monk: une approche spirituelle” by Patrick Merle, La Provence/Marseille, June 5, 2010.

“Interview with Isla Leaver-Yap” by Cecil Moss, Rhizome, April 13 2010.

“Monk will ‘stream’ new music with SLSO” by Sarah Bryan Miller, St. Louis Today, March 7, 2010.

“O Misterio da Voz: Meredith Monk” Boletim Bimensal do Teatro Municipal da Guarda, June & July 2010.

“Orchestra offers an imaginative weave” by Sarah Bryan Miller, St. Louis Today, March 14, 2010.

“Press Release for Beginnings CD on Tzadik Records, by Ellen Jacobs, February 10, 2010.

“First Run Features Press Release: Meredith Monk – Inner Voice” by: Kelly Hargraves, January 22, 2010.


“The Many Voices of Monk” by Ronni Reich, Star Ledger, December 14 2010.

“Meredith Monk & Adrian Belew”, Prague Culture, November 18 2010.

“Songs of Ascension” by Barbara Newman, Dancing Times, October 2010.

“Otherworldly Sounds at a Spiritual Retreat” by Vivien Schweitzer, The New York Times, October 30 2010.

“Meredith Monk brought her exciting Education of the Girlchild Revisited to APSU” by Bill Larson, Clarksville Online, October 22 2010.

“Volcano Songs” by Tyran Grillo, September 7 2010.

“Meredith Monk: Songs of Ascension” by Kirstin Innes, The List, September 7 2010.

“Meredith Monk, Royal Lyceum Theatre/Concertgebouw Orchestra, Usher Hall, Edinburgh, Review” by Ivan Hewett,, August 31st, 2010.

“Ascension across the Art Forms: EIF” by Keith Bruce, Herald Scotland, 30 August 2010.

“Edinburgh Theatre, Songs of Ascension”, by Donald Hutera, The Times, August 30, 2010.

“Girlchild Revisited: Danse Critiques” by Nicolas Villodre,, June 2, 2010.

“Artifacts: A Vegan Meat Locker with a Heartbeat” by Linda Yablonsky, The New York Times Style Magazine, May 13 2010.

“A Gifted Seamstress of Melodic Lines”, by Mark Swed, Los Angeles Times, April 13, 2010.

“Meredith Monk, liberator of Singers”,, April 12, 2010.

“Review: Meredith Monk: Inner Voice” by Marcia B. Siegel, The Phoenix, February 17, 2010.

“Show Review: The Urban Alchemy Concert Series: Meredith Monk & Lisa Chong” by Ryan Wasoba, River Front Times, March 11, 2010.

“Songs of Ascension” by Brian G. Cooper,, August 31st, 2010.

“Songs of Ascension” by Maddy Costa, The Guardian, August 31st, 2010.

“World-premiere work by Meredith Monk is the centerpiece of the most unique concert of the SLSO’s Season” by Bill Townsend, The St. Louis Classical Music Examiner, March 14, 2010.

Chapters in Books about MM

“The Soul’s Messenger”, Arcana V, music, magic and mysticism, edited by John Zorn, published by Hips Road – Tzadik, New York, NY, 2010.

Mention, Photographs, Newspapers/Magazines

“Winter 2010 Appeal- Join the Village” by: Kitka,, December 2010.

“I am Woman, Hear Me Sing: 2010 Was the Year of Kol Isha” by: Mordechai Shinefield, Forward, December 22 2010.

“The Best Boston Dance Stories of 2010” by: Marcia B. Siegel, The Phoenix, December 21 2010.

[Upcoming Events Listings] Time Out New York, December 2010.

[Upcoming Events Listings] NY Magazine, December 2010.

[Upcoming Events Listings] The New Yorker, December 13 2010.

[Upcoming events listings] New York Times, December 10 2011.

“Celebration Service” by: Ari, The Bennington Blog, December 9 2010.

“San Francisco Symphony announces a yearlong centennial celebration, starting in September 2011” by Richard Scheinin, The Mercury News, December 6 2010.

“Portretten Moeten Voor Vich Spreken” by Gerrit van den Hoven,, December 6 2010.

“The M6: Voices in the Night” by Eva Yaa Asantewaa, InfiniteBody, November 17 2010.

“Meredith Monk, La Voix Dansante”, Quest-France, November 9 2010.

“Into the Mystic” by Amanda Angel, Time Out New York, November 3 2010.

“Judith Mackrell on Short Dance Pieces” by Judith Mackrell, The Guardian, November 3 2010.

“Theater Renovation Welcomed as a Gain for Arts in Brooklyn” by Alison Gregor, The New York Times, September 21 2010.

“Milestones: Jill Johnston” by Dan Fastenberg, Time Magazine, October 2010.

[Photograph] Naut Parleur, October 2010.

[Upcoming Concert Listings], October 2010.

“Materiau Brut” Magazine Culturel de L’ouest, October 2010.

“Matters of Spirit in a World of Hectic Clamor” by Steve Smith, The New York Times, October 24 2011.

“Chanson Meredith Monk” Elle Nantes, October 14 2010.

[Upcoming Concerts Listings] by Allan Kozinn, The New York Times, September 12 2010.

“EIF Theatre Review: Sin Sangre, The Man Who Fed Butterflies, Caledonia, Songs of Ascension, Vieux Carre, The Gospel at Colonus” by Mark Fisher, Scotsman, September 7 2010.

“Our Unsung Heroes Have Their Day”, by Keith Bruce, Herald Scotland, September 5 2010.

“Entering 41st Season, Painted Bride aims to make a Splash” by A.D. Amorosi,, September 5 2010.

“She was drowning in Red (for Meredith Monk)” by Poetessima,, Aug 21, 2010.

“Playing Favourites: The Knife, Mt. Sims, Plamnningtorock” by Lee Smith, Resident Advisor, July 23 2010.

“2010 La MAMA Moves! Festival” by: Broadway World, June 20, 2010.

“Americans in Edinburgh” by Patrick Healy, The New York Times, March 17, 2010.

“A Chat with the Dahg-Gone Dahgs of Dahga Bloom” The OC Gazette, July 27, 2010.

“Coco Rosie: Review” Dusted Reviews, June 24, 2010.

“Crone Benefit Auction, at Gavin Brown Enterprise” by Broadway World, July 26, 2010.

“White House could help classical music by having fun with It” by Anne Midgette, Washington Post, April 25, 2010.

“Advice for Dancers” by Linda Hamilton, Dance Magazine, April 2010.

“David Robertson Heads Home, Bringing some St. Louis Friends” by David Mermelstein, LA Times, April 14, 2010.

“Dance on Camera Festival” Meredith Monk: Inner Voice, Time Out New York Listings, January 28-February 3, 2010.

“Freezing Motion in a Festival of Dance Films” by: Alastair Macaulay, The NY Times, January 24, 2010.

“Jazz Vocalist Theo Bleckmann, Singing Inside Out”, by Francis Davis, Village Voice, June 22, 1010.

“Keep Dancing: NY Dance on Camera Festival” by Susan Reiter, Blog, January 26, 2010.