terry riley http://wmot.org en New Riley Concerto to Debut in Middle Tennessee http://wmot.org/post/new-riley-concerto-debut-middle-tennessee <p>MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WMOT)&nbsp; --&nbsp; Middle Tennessee electric violinist Tracy Silverman and the Nashville Symphony are preparing to debut a new concerto by renowned composer Terry Riley.</p><p>Silverman and Riley were commissioned by the symphony to create the new concerto and have been working on the piece since 2010. They&rsquo;ve entitled the work &ldquo;Palmian Chord Ryddle&rdquo; and Silverman describes the music as a&nbsp;mash-up of reggae and ragtime, containing both contemporary and ancient musical elements.</p> Wed, 18 Apr 2012 16:31:13 +0000 Mike Osborne 9922 at http://wmot.org