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Program 674: From the OM Archive - Amirkhanian and Cage in Conversation

KALW Broadcast Date: November 14, 2021 | Host: Liam Herb

On this Music from Other Minds, Liam Herb plays an archival recording of Charles Amirkhanian’s Ode to Gravity: The Music of John Cage, originally broadcast on NPR stations worldwide on December 12, 1987.

In this program, you’ll hear Amirkhanian’s on-stage interview with Cage at the San Francisco Exploratorium, various works by the composer spanning early to late, and learn about the background of this legendary theorist, artist, and philosopher.

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Title: Ode to Gravity: The Music of Conlon Nancarrow
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Performers: Charles Amirkhanian / Conlon Nancarrow / Kronos Quartet
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Peter Brötzmann Maâlem Mokhtar Gania and Hamid Drake
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