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December 23, 2012
Paul Elie and Donal Fox: Reinventing Bach
Paul Elie, author of Reinventing Bach, is spelling out a wonderfully homey theory about the greatest musician who ever lived. And jazz pianist Donal Fox is demonstrating the idea in...|
November 30, 2005
Donal Fox: Bach to Monk
Click to Listen to the Show (24 MB MP3) Donal Fox [Lou Jones] The pianist Donal Fox is a bridge-builder between Johann Sebastian Bach and Thelonius Monk. He plays a...|
December 24, 2005
Cursing, and Lighting Candles
June 14, 2018
Two Guys Walk Into a Summit in...
From “fire and fury” to a “terrific relationship” in less than a year sound like a happy turn in the Trump-Kim dance around nukes and North Korea. Better news coming...|
September 8, 2016
Election 2016: Unreality T.V.
Barack Obama has kept his distance from this campaign, but he did intervene last month to remind Americans that they’re not voting to give someone a recording contract: “This is...|
July 14, 2014
Five Surveillance Artists To Watch
By Max Larkin Whether or not we’re doing so out of a sense of centenary obligation, it’s a good thing that readers are revisiting The Great War in Modern Memory, by...|
September 17, 2008
Philippe Sands’ Torture Team
First, the Spencer Tracy “verdict” from “Judgement at Nuremberg” (1961). Click to listen to Chris’s conversation with Philippe Sands (45 minutes, 21 mb mp3) Who will pay for the illegal...|
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