The prolific German-born composer has written for stage, opera, ballet, screen and, most recently, sleep. But, as Holly Dicker found out, there is one thing that ties Max Richter's many projects together.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017
In collaboration with the Barbican, the composer will perform his 2015 work in full for the first time in the capital on May 6th. Doors will run from 10 PM through 8 AM.
The lauded English composer talks blending acoustic and electronic sources in this video for Native Instruments.
Fri, 08 Jul 2016
The composer revisits Blue Notebooks, his 2004 protest album, in the wake of Sir John Chilcot's recently released findings about the war in Iraq.
Thu, 03 Sep 2015
The British composer's eight-hour lullaby, Sleep, will stream tonight at 8:00 PM (your time zone).
Tue, 16 May 2017
The triple vinyl and double CD compilation features music from Aphex Twin, Boards Of Canada, Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith and classical compositions from Bach, Rachmaninoff and Handel.
Tue, 20 Dec 2016
The LP is based on Richter's score for a Royal Ballet production inspired by the works of Virginia Woolf.
Thu, 10 Nov 2016
A composition used in films Arrival, Disconnect and Shutter Island will get a 12-inch release.
Fri, 22 Apr 2016
Dustin O'Halloran—of A Winged Victory For The Sullen—also features on the post-classical collection, out in July.
Thu, 17 Mar 2016
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Björk, Oneohtrix Point Never and Max Richter will also appear at the 23-day winter festival from May 27th.
Wed, 17 Feb 2016
Here's your chance to spend a night in a power plant.
Mon, 25 Jan 2016
Details for a five-track EP of reworks, based off material from Richter's Sleep LP, have been revealed.
Wed, 17 Jun 2015
The new composition, like the title implies, is meant to lull listeners into a deep slumber.