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Electric Guitar

Soundcheck

Hear: Jim Campilongo, Live On Soundcheck

Thursday, January 16, 2014

Hear guitarist and composer Jim Campilongo perform in the Soundcheck studio.

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The Brothers Balliett

The Electric Guitar Show

Thursday, May 09, 2013

The electric guitar: symbol of rebellion, youth, and danger or legitimate color to be used in serious composition? Perhaps it's both. The Brothers Balliett takes a critical look at the myriad uses of this hundred-year-old instrument.

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New Sounds

Small Ensembles

Sunday, September 30, 2012

For this New Sounds, listen to some works for small ensembles, played by both "real" and "virtual" small ensembles.  We’ll hear music from the Turkish-American composer Kamran Ince from the album “In White,” along with ambient chamber music by Phillip Schroeder.

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New Sounds

Ensemble Music With Electric Guitar

Saturday, September 22, 2012

Imagine the solitude of mowing lawns while listening to music.  Now take two electric guitars, reverb, and paint a dreamy unfolding cinematic drifting record, by a group calling itself Lawnmower.

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The Takeaway

The Electric Guitar Turns 75

Friday, August 10, 2012

Seventy-five years ago today, music was transformed forever. It was the day the Electro String Corporation awarded the first-ever electric guitar patent. Rudy Pensa, a guitar expert and the owner of Rudy’s Music in Manhattan, explores the history of the electric guitar and its evolution into modern culture.

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New Sounds

Small Ensembles

Friday, September 23, 2011

For this New Sounds, listen to some works for small ensembles, played by both "real" and "virtual" small ensembles.  We’ll hear music from the Turkish-American composer Kamran Ince from the album “In White,” along with ambient chamber music by Phillip Schroeder.

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New Sounds

Small Ensembles (Special Podcast)

Friday, September 17, 2010

WNYC

For this New Sounds, listen to some works for small ensembles, played by both "real" and "virtual" small ensembles.  We’ll hear music from the Turkish-American composer Kamran Ince from the album “In White,” along with ambient chamber music by Phillip Schroeder .

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New Sounds

Small Ensembles

Wednesday, June 02, 2010

For this New Sounds, listen to some works for small ensembles, played by both "real" and "virtual" small ensembles.  We’ll hear music from the Turkish-American composer Kamran Ince from the album “In White,” along with ambient chamber music by Phillip Schroeder

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