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Sunday, September 09, 2012

(photo: David Garland)

Piano music can have a very personal touch. The piano allows a composer or performer to all alone manifest a full vision of what their music can be. The piano is a very good tool for thinking. David Garland follows up "Pianissimo," a popular previous edition of Spinning On Air, with another hour of lyrical, soulful, playful piano music, featuring recordings by Chilly Gonzales, Duke Ellington, Vassilis Tsabropoulos, Kyle Gann, Antony and Björk, and others.

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Comments [4]

Al from UK

Fantastic. Every bit as good as Pianissimo 1. Love how you manage to achieve eclecticism within the same genre. Thanks again for another great show!

Sep. 10 2012 03:14 PM
mimi from NYC

I enjoyed this show very much. Thank you.

Sep. 09 2012 11:19 PM
David Garland

Here's the playlist, showing Artist - Piece - Album:

Chilly Gonzales - Kenaston - Solo Piano II

Peter Garland - Nostalgia of the Southern Cross - The Days Run Away

David Shire - Amy's Theme - The Conversation

Duke Ellington - So - Piano in the Foreround

Chilly Gonzales - Epigram in E - Solo Piano II

Chilly Gonzales - Escher - Solo Piano II

Vassilis Tsabropoulos - Dance - Chants, Hymns and Dances

Kyle Gann - Folk Dance for Henry Cowell - Nude Rolling Down an Escalator

Biff Rose - Children of Light - Children of Light

Antony & The Johnsons w/ Björk - Fletta - Swanlights

Chilly Gonzales - Othello - Solo Piano II

John Cage - Dream - In a Landscape - Stephen Drury

Sep. 09 2012 10:14 PM
sara from nyc

Thanks for the lovely music!

Sep. 09 2012 09:02 PM

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