We had the awesome opportunity to speak with multimedia artist/label-founder Sophia Saze after her December Teksupport set with Kollektiv Turmstrasse/Roman Flügel/Karmon around topics of inspiration, anomaly, and indefatigable entrepreneurship.
On this episode of ZUCKER, host Andrew Zucker welcomes Karen Karbiener of the Walt Whitman Initiative. Karbiener is a professor at NYU and is leading the charge to landmark one of Whitman’s Brooklyn homes at 99 Ryerson Street. They discuss the fight to get it landmarked, the importance of Brooklyn to Whitman’s career, and the famous people writing letters to help the cause. Special thanks to Dr. Eric Conrad.
Producer Allison Pao had the opportunity to attend a unique program of the complete Ives Violin Sonatas performed by violinist Stefan Jackiw and pianist Jeremy Denk. The recital was presented by the Celebrity Series of Boston on January 26th, 2018.