Sara Fishko appears in the following:
Thursday, December 01, 2016
In conjunction with WNYC's Dear President series, Sara Fishko explores the subtle and not-so-subtle messages and contradictions embedded in the words we use – and the ones we don’t.
Thursday, November 24, 2016
From the archives: The assassination of President John F. Kennedy was a trial by fire for a young medium.
Thursday, November 17, 2016
From the archives: Renowned jazz musician-turned-manager John Levy's work as a musician gave him an insider’s understanding of the music business and the needs of his clients.
Thursday, November 10, 2016
From the archives: Beethoven's 32 piano sonatas offer a glimpse into the spirit, and optimism, of one of our greatest composers.
Thursday, November 03, 2016
From the archives: Director Billy Wilder's Ace in the Hole was one of the darkest films Hollywood had ever seen.
Thursday, October 27, 2016
From the archives: Early exposure formed a fruitful connection between this contemporary pianist and a powerful composer.
Thursday, October 20, 2016
From the archives: WNYC's Sara Fishko examines the way our working lives are portrayed on film.
Thursday, October 13, 2016
From the archives: A now-famous classical concert turned into a musical battleground – with very instructive results.
Thursday, October 06, 2016
From the archives: Warren Beatty captured the stories of early 20th century activists and combined them with star-studded drama.
Thursday, September 29, 2016
After years teaching in another country, a seasoned pianist comes home.
Thursday, September 22, 2016
The late Orrin Keepnews had a special connection with a variety of jazz musicians - especially Thelonious Monk.
Thursday, September 22, 2016
Between 1957 and 1965 in New York, dozens of jazz musicians jammed night after night in a dilapidated Sixth Avenue loft. Sara Fishko's new documentary chronicles those years.
Thursday, September 15, 2016
From the archives: Edward Steichen took on the whole human race in his 1955 show at the Museum of Modern Art.
Thursday, September 08, 2016
From the archives: WNYC's Sara Fishko talks with two late, great jazz photographers about capturing musical giants on film.
Thursday, September 01, 2016
David Lang's new opera at BAM gives voice to a competitive, frustrated concert pianist.
Thursday, August 25, 2016
In an age of instant access and digital recall, the Chiara String Quartet is committing their music to memory.
Thursday, August 18, 2016
From the archives: As WNYC’s Sara Fishko tells us, the multiple-Oscar-winning Chayefsky fought to the death for every fierce and furious word he wrote.
Thursday, August 11, 2016
From the archives: As the subject of an upcoming biopic starring Meryl Streep, Florence Foster Jenkins may have been so bad that she was good.
Thursday, August 04, 2016
From the archives: WNYC’s Sara Fishko interviews William Bolcom, the genre-mixing, music-loving, composer-quoting writer of all kinds of musical works.
Thursday, July 28, 2016
From the archives: Sara Fishko meditates on the mysteries of a VERY popular tune.