Billy Childs stopped by our studios to tell Leonard Lopate about his newest album - and share some of his favorite picks with us.
What have you read or seen over the past year (book, play, film, etc…) that moved or surprised you?
TV – The Wire – Season 4
Book—Kindred by Octavia Butler
What are you listening to right now?
Variations on A Paganini Theme by Witold Ludoslawski
Contours – Sam Rivers
What’s the last great book you read?
1984 – by George Orwell
What’s one thing you’re a fan of that people might not expect?
The Punch Brothers – bluegrass/classical
If you only had one day left, how would you spend it in New York City?
Walking around the city with my family while it was snowing (lightly)