Interview with Faye-Ellen Silverman

13 10 2011

    Thursday, October 13th, Scordatura Show, we are going to interview New York based composer Faye-Ellen Silverman.   An award winning, accomplished pianist, and musicology professor at the Mannes College The New School for Music, Ms. Silverman has released CDs of her chamber and solo works, such as Manhattan Stories and Transatlantic Tales.   we have played some works from both albums on air frequently.

   We are very happy to have Ms. Silverman from New York City in the studio.  We are going to talk about her piano work Three/Four (2007), percussion piece Of Wood and Skin (2003), piano trio Reconstructed Music (2002), and orchestral piece Adhesions (1987).  Moreover, we will play couple compositions and a film from Transatlantic Tales

    Tune in on Thursday Scordatura Show, October 13th, 5:00 pm ~ 7:00 pm (CDT) on www.ktru.org





Choral and Vocal Chamber Music of Jerry Casey

14 05 2011

   We received a new CD from a female composer Jerry Casey — Yet, I will Rejoice

   Ms. Casey has composed works in all genres from solo voice to full orchestra.  This album is all about choral and vocal chamber music.  It was released in February 4th, 2011.  You can findmore information at Ms. Jerry Casey’s website: http://www.jerrycaseymusic.com/

   This is a lovely album with 13 pure, delicate and also modern-timbered songs.   We are going to play some tracks from this album on this Saturday’s Scordatura Show.  Tune in on Saturday, May 14th, from 3:00 to 5:00 pm (Central Time), on KPRT 90.1 FM HD2 or www.ktru.org