Andrew continues with the conclusion of his conversation with Bob Riesman, author of the recent book “I Feel So Good: The Life and Times of Big Bill Broonzy,” on the legendary Chicago blues and folk musician.
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Critical Thinking: Bob Riesman (Author) on Big Bill Broonzy – Part 3 (Rebroadcast)
Monday, July 21, 2014 by Matt DeStefano
Monday, January 23, 2017 at 10:00 pm - Some World War II Instrumental Jazz (rebroadcast)
In a program from 2015, Andrew shares some upbeat American jazz records from the dark days of the Second World War in early 1944.
Monday, January 30, 2017 at 10:00 pm - Mostly French Recordings and some surprises from 7-11 (rebroadcast)
In a program from 2009, Andrew Patner presents a program of mostly French recordings from Harmonia Mundi. He also shares some music he found at the local convenience store…
Monday, February 6, 2017 at 10:00 pm - Chinary Ung and George Crumb (rebroadcast)
In a program from 2009, Andrew Patner features recordings of works by American composers Chinary Ung and George Crumb from Bridge Records.
Andrew’s 2005 interview with Studs Terkel
Studs discusses his book AND THEY ALL SANG: Adventures of an Eclectic Disc Jockey.
"It is the only interview that I know of done with Studs where he discusses in detail his passion for opera and opera singers including Rosa Raisa, Lotte Lehmann, and "his" diva, Claudia Muzio. Studs also talks about his disc jockey days in general and the music editions of The Best of Studs Terkel on WFMT. We play opera scenes with Raisa, Lehmann, Muzio, and a song by Woody Guthrie as well." -Andrew
To download an MP3 file of this interview, right-click on link below (Mac users control-click).
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