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Friday, January 29, 2010
It’s the bicentennial year of composer Frederic Chopin, born in Poland in March of 1810. That makes this a very big year for pianist Garrick Ohlsson, who talked to WNYC’s Sara Fishko about Chopin’s music for this edition of the Fishko Files.
Thursday, January 28, 2010
It’s the bicentennial year of composer Frederic Chopin, who was born 200 years ago in March of 1810. This year marks a related anniversary for pianist Garrick Ohlsson, who won the gold medal at the International Chopin Competition in Warsaw, Poland back in 1970.
Tuesday, December 01, 2009
Read Senior Producer/Host Sara Fishko's introduction to The Jazz Loft Project Radio Series.
Tuesday, November 10, 2009
Extra audio and visual materials from the first episode of The Jazz Loft Project Radio Series. This post features interviewee David Amram.
Monday, November 09, 2009
The Images of the Loft episode web extras feature photographs from W. Eugene Smith's collection, extra music from the episode, and interview clips from Steve Swallow and Jimmy Stevenson.
Sunday, November 08, 2009
The web extras for Episode 3, The Tapes, features Jazz Loft regular Dave Frishberg's musings on Dave McKenna, Steve Swallow, Al Cohn and Zoot Sims, as well as photos from W. Eugene Smith's archive.
Saturday, November 07, 2009
This web extra for Episode 4, The Tapse, features photos from W. Eugene Smith and an interview clip from Jazz Loft regular Carman Moore.
Friday, November 06, 2009
This web extra to episode 5, Before the Loft, features extended interview footage from Teddy Charles, Phil Woods, and Bill Crow, part of a tune from episode 5, and a photograph from W. Eugene Smith.
Thursday, November 05, 2009
In the extras for episode 6, Ron Free, WNYC goes back to the loft today with Ron Free. This web extra also features a quote from Dave Frishberg and a photograph of a young Ronnie Free from W. Eugene Smith.
Wednesday, November 04, 2009
Listen to clips from Loft regulars Harry Colomby and Bill Crow, and see photographs from W. Eugene Smith's collection.
Tuesday, November 03, 2009
This web extra for Episode 8, Monk Town Hall Tapes, features photos of Thelonious Monk by W. Eugene Smith, and interview excerpts from author Robin Kelley, Bob Brookmeyer, Harry Colomby and Bill Crow.
Monday, November 02, 2009
In this extra for Episode 9, hear interview excerpts from Ron Free and Teddy Charles while viewing a selection of W. Eugene Smith's photographs.
Sunday, November 01, 2009
In this, the final web extra for The Jazz Loft Project Radio Series, listen to interview excerpts from David Amram, Bob Brookmeyer, and Nat Hentoff.
Tuesday, October 13, 2009
The jazz piano great Art Tatum was born 100 years ago today. WNYC's Sara Fishko has this remembrance.
Saturday, October 10, 2009
The great jazz pianist and composer Thelonious Monk would have turned 92 this year. A new biography is challenging some assumptions about the jazz icon. WNYC’s Sara Fishko has more.
Monday, September 21, 2009
It’s been 50 years since the publication of Robert Frank’s landmark book: "The Americans".
The book chronicled in pictures the impressions of the Swiss-born photographer, as he crisscrossed America. WNYC’s Sara Fishko talked with Frank in his downtown Manhattan studio earlier this year about his working life, just after World War ...
Tuesday, May 05, 2009
The energy of New York City has always provided musicians with fuel for performance. But one thing the city doesn't have a lot of is space. As part of WNYC’s continuing Jazz Loft Project, WNYC’s Sara Fishko looks at how players 50 years ago worked within the limits of New ...
Friday, April 17, 2009
WNYC's Sara Fishko tells a story rarely heard about the musical's legendary creators Jerome Robbins, Leonard Bernstein, Arthur Laurents, and Stephen Sondheim. And she explores how Cold War tensions simmered under the surface of the show's ethnic gang battles.