American Highways, a musical podcast from Guy Livingston
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Every Friday on American Highways, with host Guy Livingston. This program is brought to you by ConcertZender Radio in Utrecht, the Netherlands. Don't miss our Christmas Special (episode 69). --- Do you like what you hear? subscribe, or rate us, or send us an email, or like our facebook page: Want more information and complete playlists? Go to the official American Highways Website at you'll find links for more information, complete playlists and performer details, CD reference info, and even photos.
||CleanPodcast 103: Feather Breath Mirror||In this episode of American Highways, pianist Guy Livingston brings us music by Alan Hovaness and Eric Chasalow – two contrasting composers – who bring intensity and attention to detail to their work. Chasalow’s pieces are romantic in a French ava||12/8/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPodcast: Eighth Blackbird Redux||In this episode of American Highways, pianist Guy Livingston brings us more music by the amazing Eighth Blackbird Ensemble. A year after my interview with them at the Doelen concert hall in Rotterdam, here are additional highlights of their repertoire:.||12/1/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPodcast: Under the Influence||So many jazz composers were influenced by classical music. Tonight, in this episode of American Highways, pianist Guy Livingston brings us tunes by Quincy Jones, Nina Simone, and Duke Ellington, reflecting the complexity and breadth of their musical or.||11/24/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPodcast: 100th Episode!||One hundred days on the road. One hundred episodes of American Highways, as Guy Livingston brings us music from every kind of style and genre, focusing on the edges of the map, the lost highways, the missing roadsigns of the American musical landscape..||11/17/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPodcast: Dan Moses Schreier||A few months ago, I got an email from William Bolcom, telling me to run, not walk, to Amsterdam to hear a new opera composed by one of his former students. This marionette opera, based on a lost futurist libretto,||11/3/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanWilliam Bolcom||AMERICAN HIGHWAYS #98 WILLIAM BOLCOM I’ve admired Bill Bolcom for years, both for his amazing versatility (racconteur, improvisor, pianist) and his brilliant compositions. He’s well-known for his cabaret songs, his ragtime works,||10/20/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanGoodbye, Spatz Sperling||This show is dedicated to the Sperling Family and the memory of Michael ‘Spatz’ Sperling, who passed away last week. In this episode of American Highways, pianist Guy Livingston brings us music inspired by his father-in-law,||10/19/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPodcast: Short Cuts||Time is completely variable, as Einstein theorized, and as these miniatures prove. In this episode of American Highways, pianist Guy Livingston brings us some of the shortest music ever written. Some are pieces that attempt to stretch time out beyond t.||10/6/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPodcast: Animals (yes, again!)||a perennially popular topic – musical animals/animals in music – fun for the whole family! From spiders to flies, from whining mice to piano-playing cats, we always laugh when animals are part of the music. In tonight’s episode of American Highway||9/15/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
||CleanPodcast: Happy Birthday, Amy Beach||Amy Beach, a mostly forgotten composer, is just a footnote in most music history textbooks. Why? This week was her birthday, and I’ve been listening to her symphonic music, and loving it. Her compositions are brilliant, challenging,||9/8/2017||Free||View in iTunes|
diverse look at the american new music experience
Covers a lot of ground, highly personalized experiences with the landscape of American musical ideas. Always entertaining and allows traveling without leaving home!