Cereal Music playlist for 06/02/2014

DJs: 
Chason Goldfinger
Artist Title Album Label Link
Tower, Joan Big Sky Chee-Yun, violin; André Emelianoff, cello; Joan Tower, piano Naxos American Classics
Tower, Joan Tambor Nashville Symphony; Leonard Slatkin, conductor Naxos American Classics
Tower, Joan Incandescent Emerson String Quartet
Tower, Joan Wild Purple Paul Neubauer, viola Naxos American Classics
Tower, Joan White Water Daedalus String Quartet
Tower, Joan Island Prelude Richard Woodhams, oboe; Tokyo String Quartet Naxos American Classics
Tower, Joan Concerto for Orchestra Nashville Symphony; Leonard Slatkin, conductor Naxos American Classics

This morning on Cereal Music, we heard an exclusive interview with composer Joan Tower, professor of music at Bard College, recorded at her home in Red Hook, New York, with WKCR hosts Zak Hap and Chason Goldfinger. The rest of the morning's program consisted of various works by Joan Tower, as chosen by the composer herself.