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Join us from 2 to 7pm Sunday, March 8 for an in-depth profile on pianist Herman Chittison, Hosted by Charles Iselin. Though he never achieved widespread fame, Chittison was a unique and masterful pianist of the Swing era, famed for his talent as a vocal accompanist. A native of Kentucky, born in 1908, Chittison had his first break as a musician when he joined Zack Whyte’s Band, but his career took a significant leap when he joined Willie...
Join us in a conversation with Christian Wolff, Robyn Schulkowsky, and Joey Baron as they discuss their upcoming concert of Wolff’s music celebrating his 80th birthday at Roulette. Although perhaps best known for his work with the New York school of the 1950s, where he composed alongside the likes of John Cage, Morten Feldman and Earle Brown, Wolff’s music has transcended traditional musical boundaries to become at once timeless, relevant, political, and, above all
Tune in this Sunday Night, February 22nd to a very special "In All Languages," from 11pm to 2am. Robert Browning, New York City's most prolific producer of World Music events will share his personal recordings, highlights from his concerts from over the last 30 years.
Robert Browning has produced over 1,500 concerts of World Music, including the Musical World of Islam (1993-94, 1995-96) concert series that featured artists such as Nusrat Fateh Ali
Though best known for Les Contes d'Hoffmann, Offenbach first rose to fame with a string of blockbuster operettas. Tune in to Saturday Night At The Opera to hear hisBelle Hélène, a delirious parody of the Trojan War. Marc Minkowski leads his Musiciens du Louvre with an all-star cast including Michel Sénéchal, Laurent Naouri, and Felicity Lott in the title role. Stepan Atamian hosts.