Creative Careers Episode 21: International Contemporary Ensemble (ICE)

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Have you been dreaming about a crazy concert idea and are wondering what it takes to make it possible?

Today on the show Kelly is joined by three members of the International Contemporary Ensemble, universally known as ICE, in this two part interview.

Ross Karre, Joshua Rubin, and Dan Lippel give us insight on ICE’s growth, especially in the last five years, from presenting 40 concerts a year to 150 events a year. You’ll get tips on collaborating, hear about how a simple idea to record concerts has become one of the largest digital libraries of contemporary music, and learn the core value of all of ICE’s projects.

You can find out more about International Contemporary Ensemble at

This episode features "Shadowgraph, 5 (Live)" written by George E. Lewis and "Ad Cor: No. 4, Wound - Joy - I Laugh at You" by Pelle Gudmundsen-Holmgreen and performed by Ross Karre, The Crossing, International Contemporary Ensemble & Donald Nally.