A collection of online print, radio, and video interviews, starting with the most recent


Classical Music Magazine

A preview-interview about Arlene Sierra's new BBC Radio 3 commission "Nature Symphony", written for the BBC Philharmonic



Boston Symphony Podcast 

Arlene Sierra discusses her work Moler with interviewer Brian Bell, ahead of the BSO's subscription performances of the piece with Andris Nelsons

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Natural Light

Unflinching Depictions of Nature - A conversation with Arlene Sierra, to preview the BBC Proms performance of Butterflies Remember a Mountain

New Music Biennial 



BBC Radio Wales Arts Show 

Sierra joins the Radio Wales Arts Show to talk about the composition and world premiere of her New Music Biennial commission Urban Birds

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Color and Rhythmic Dexterity: Interview with Arlene Sierra 

An interview from the Italian music site, Nomos Alpha, part of a series on American composers


Afternoon on Three, BBC Radio Three 

A radio interview with the composer, part of a feature on the BBC National Orchestra of Wales on Radio Three. The interview precedes a preview broadcast of the title piece from the new orchestral disc Game of Attrition - Arlene Sierra, Vol. 2

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I Care if You Listen Magazine

Conversation with Arlene Sierra by Xenia Pestova

NewMusicBox 


Fanfare Magazine 

Composer Arlene Sierra: Process, Strategy, Evolution by Robert Schulslaper
Click here to read this extended interview prompted by the release of the disc "Arlene Sierra, Vol. 1"

CompositionToday 


An online interview for the British new music site CompositionToday

Oberlin Conservatory Magazine 


Making It New, a feature on Oberlin alumni composers including Arlene Sierra

NewMusicBox 


Arlene Sierra writes about about her work with the New York Philharmonic for the American Music Center’s web magazine NewMusicBox

Spotlight on: Arlene Sierra 

A radio interview program about the composer’s music, background and process, including complete performance recordings of works Aquilo, Truel 1, Oda a la lagartija from Neruda Settings, Titmouse from Birds and Insects: Book 1,and Cicada Shell.

Hosted by David Garland, the show was first aired on 16 December 2006 as part of WNYC's Evening Music on New York Public Radio. It was subsequently rebroadcast on 31 May 2007 as part of the WNYC American Music Festival.

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