Composer Talk on Thursday, April 19th

18 04 2012
Scordatura presents “Composer Talk”
with hosts Hsin-Jung Tsai and Chris Becker

Thursday, April 19, 2012
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM ET 

Hsin-Jung Tsai and Chris Becker play and discuss a variety of 20th and 21st century works.  It’s a casual, informal, yet serious evening of music and talk.

This Thursday, we’ll be playing selections from pianist Natalie Hinderas’ CD “Piano Music by African American Composers,” as well as Bruce Saylor’s Songs from Water Street, and music by guitarist and composer Stan Smith.

We hope you can tune in. The show streams live on the web, beginning 5pm ET at

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Saturday January 17th, 2009 Interview with Composer Bruce Saylor

16 01 2009

This coming Saturday composer Bruce Saylor will be interviewed on Scordatura, KTRU.  Bruce Saylor holds degrees from The Julliard School, from the City University of New York, where he received his PH.D. He has also received honors from the Guggenheim Foundation, the National Society of Arts and Letters … and other more than 35 awards in composition.  In the interview, he is going to talk about his compositions, and his career as a composer, professor, and scholar in New York City. 

Tune in this coming Saturday on KTRU.