Guest Picks: Gary Burton
Thursday, September 19, 2013
Grammy Award-winning vibraphonist Gary Burton talks about his remarkable career, playing with a who's who of jazz -- and developing his trademark 4-mallet technique. He also told us what he's listening to these days!
What have you read or seen over the past year that moved or surprised you?
Movie: Short Term 12
What are you listening to right now?
1950’s recording of Rachmaninov’s Concerto #4 by Arturo Benedetti Michelangelo
What’s the last great book you read?
Broken Music by Sting (Memoir)
What’s one thing you’re a fan of that people might not expect?
I’m a big follower of politics, both in the USA and international
What’s your favorite comfort food?
A top notch cheeseburger