Podcasts (Music)

Eckart Preu
October 15, 2014

Stamford Symphony Music Director and Principal Conductor Eckart Preu spoke about the magic of music and the symphony's upcoming performance of Brahms, Dvorak and Norman which features distinguished cellist Zuill Bailey on October 15, 2014.

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Sonny Fox
June 23, 2014

Sonny Fox, American television host, executive and broadcasting consultant and former host of the children's television program, Wonderama, presented excerpts from The Songwriter, the series he produced for CBS Cable with profiles of Broadway composers and lyricists from the golden age of musicals, on Monday, June 23, 2014.

Photo by Phyllis Groner.

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Lipman and Kupchynsky
February 4, 2014

Authors Joanne Lipman, award-winning journalist, and Melanie Kupchynsky, Chicago Symphony Orchestra violinist, spoke about Strings Attached: One Tough Teacher and the Gift of Great Expectations, the story of a remarkable—yet tough—public school music teacher whose students achieved outsize success, on Tuesday, February 4, 2014.

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Stacy Horn
December 1, 2013

Stacy Horn related her funny and profound experiences as a choir member in her memoir, Imperfect Harmony: Finding Happiness Singing with Others, on Sunday, December 1, 2013.

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Elena Mannes
March 19, 2013

Elena Mannes spoke about her first book, The Power of Music: Pioneering Discoveries in the New Science of Song, which explores how neuroscientists and psychologists are learning how melody, rhythm and harmony to study and change the way our brains work, on March 19, 2013..

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Nile Rodgers
January 30, 2012

Nile Rodgers spoke about his new memoir, Le Freak: An Upside Down Story of Family, Disco and Destiny, a fascinating inside-story of pop and its tangled roots, on January 30, 2012.

Photo: Dave Matlow

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