Composer Talk Today, April 27th

27 04 2013

Saturday, April 27 4:30 to 7:00 PM CT, tune in to “Composer Talk” with your hosts composers Hsin-Jung Tsai and Chris Becker.

Bunun and D. Darling

We’ll be playing tracks from “Mudanin Kata,” an album by cellist David Darling & The Wulu Bunun (the aboriginal tribe in Taiwan), the new CD “I Want To Live” by the vocal ensemble The Crossing, a new piece of electronic ambient music by composer guitarist James Ross, and tracks from pianist Connie Crothers’ collaboration with the great drummer Max Roach “Swish.”

Also, a track from Liberation through Hearing, a compassionate mantra by Guru Rinpoche and some electronic compositions by composers from University for Music and Sound Arts, Wien.

“Composer Talk” streams live at

Interview with Soprano Misha Penton

6 04 2013

Today’s Scordatura Show, Soprano Misha Penton will be in the studio with your host Paul Connolly chatting about her recent release “Selkie, A Sea Tale.”    Accompanied by pianist Kyle Evans, cellist Patrick Moore, and violist Meredith Harris,  Selkie, A Sea Tale is Elliot Cole’s musical setting of fairytale poetry by soprano Misha Penton.

Listen to the interview on or KPFT 90.1 HD2 at 2:00 pm CDT.

Misha P