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1. radiOM.org - Speaking of Music Keith Jarrett, 1986 [7.502% Popularity: 0.00000]
Speaking of Music: Keith Jarrett, 1986 Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 145 min Event Type: Interview and Music Program Origin: KPFA Additional Media Files (click to view) Charles Amirkhanian interviews the great jazz pianist, Keith Jarrett, before a live audience on January 23, 1986, as part of the San Francisco Exploratorium’s Speaking of Music series. Keith Jarrett had recently suffered from a self-described “breakdown” and was reevaluating many things in his life in May of 1985 when he began making a series of overdubbed improvised music pieces which were especially satisfying to him, as they are for most everybody else who hears them. (These recordings were eventually released on the album “Spirits”, from ECM.) In this program he plays a number of selections from those tapes as well as snippets of his more classical compositions. Jarrett also fields questions from the large audience at the Palace of Fine Arts Theater in San Francisco, the topics of which range from the philosophical to the pra...
2. radiOM.org - Manfred Eicher of ECM Records [5.183% Popularity: 0.00000]
Manfred Eicher of ECM Records Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 36 min Event Type: Interview and Music Program Origin: KPFA Charles Amirkhanian interviews Manfred Eicher, the founder and director of ECM Records. Topics discussed include the influence of ECM, its unique sound, and the work of its best known artists, including Keith Jarrett, Arvo Pärt, and Jan Garbarek. The advantages of certain recording techniques and venues are also mentioned. This Interview was recorded in June, 1985 in Munich Germany. Musical Selections: [excerpt from album "Facing You"] (1972) / Keith Jarrett -- Cantus In Memory Of Benjamin Britten [excerpt] (1977) / Arvo Pärt -- Harmonium [excerpt] (1980-81) / John Adams -- Spheres [9th movement] (1976) / Keith Jarrett -- Mirrors [excerpt] (1975) / Keith Jarrett- [excerpt from album “Piano Harfe”] (1985) / Michael Fahres -- [excerpt from the album “Withholding Pattern”] (1985) / John Surman Performers: Keith Jarrett, piano (Facing You, Spheres, Mirrors) Jan Garbarek, saxophone ...
3. radiOM.org - Speaking of Music Lou Harrison & Bill Colvig [5.115% Popularity: 0.00000]
Speaking of Music: Lou Harrison & Bill Colvig Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 117 min Event Type: Interview and Music Program Origin: KPFA Additional Media Files (click to view) Recorded on February 16, 1989 as part of the San Francisco Exploratorium’s Speaking of Music series, Charles Amirkhanian talks with one of America's most distinguished composers, Lou Harrison, whose use of gamelan instruments and interest in word music helped bring an appreciation of Pacific and Asian music to the United States. William Colvig collaborated with Harrison for many years, building original and gamelan-inspired instruments. The program begins with Eric Marin's film documenting Harrison & Colvig, and continues with excerpts from Harrison's “Piano Concerto” (featuring Keith Jarrett) and "Suite for Violin, Piano and Small Orchestra." The second part of the program includes a demonstration of original instruments by Harrison & Colvig. Part 1 of 2: Musical Selections: Piano Concerto [excerpt] (1985) / Lou Harrison ...
4. radiOM.org - Morning Concert Tribute to Betty Freeman [5.098% Popularity: 0.00000]
Morning Concert: Tribute to Betty Freeman Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 111 min Event Type: Interview and Music Program Origin: KPFA In honor of her 70th birthday, Betty Freeman appears on the Morning Concert, hosted by Charles Amirkhanian. Freeman shares anecdotes from her long career, first as a budding pianist and then as a supporter of contemporary composers such as Harry Partch, John Cage, and La Monte Young. Freeman also describes her work as a photographer of composers, and gives her opinions about listening to and loving new music. Musical excerpts include the “Goldberg Variations” by J. S. Bach, and “Freeman Etudes” by John Cage. Featured works include Lou Harrison's “Piano Concerto”, performed by Keith Jarrett and the New Japan Philharmonic, conducted by Naoto Otomo, Daniel Lentz's “The Crack in the Bell” with vocalist Jessica Lowe, and selections from Terry Riley's “Salome Dances for Peace”, and John Adams' “Nixon in China”. Also included is an interview at end of the program with scu...
5. radiOM.org - Morning Concert Interview with John Rockwell [5.095% Popularity: 0.00000]
Morning Concert: Interview with John Rockwell Listen Item Type: Sound Recording Duration: 88 min Event Type: Interview and Music Program Origin: KPFA In March 1983, Knopf Publishers of New York released the controversial book “All American Music: Composition of the late 20th Century”, by New York Times music critic John Rockwell. On March 14, 1983, live on the KPFA Morning Concert, Charles Amirkhanian talked with Rockwell about this book and the various composers featured, who range from Milton Babbitt to Neil Young to Phil Glass to Ornette Coleman. Musical examples from the work of each composer are also heard. Part 1 of 2: Musical Selections: [Music excerpt] / Milton Babbitt -- [Music excerpt] / Elliott Carter -- Variation IV [excerpt] / John Cage -- [Music excerpt] / David del Tredici -- [Music excerpt] / Frederic Rzewski -- [Music excerpt] / Bob Ashley Genres: 20th Century Classical ; New Music Subject: Babbitt, Milton, 1916- ; Glass, Philip ; Cage, John ; Carter, Elliott, 1908- ; del Tredici, David ; Rze...
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