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Sarah Zwinklis

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  • Production Assistant
  • Role: Station Technical Staff

Recent Pieces from Sarah Zwinklis

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RLT 17-32: Going Solo, 8/2/2017 (58:29)
From: The WFMT Radio Network

There is perhaps no more intimate connection in music than when a composer writes a solo piece specifically for a gifted performer, crafting the piece for the player’s ...
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RLT 17-24: Soundward:Rediscovery, 6/7/2017 (58:29)
From: The WFMT Radio Network

It’s a format as old as time: two guys sit down to play music and talk about it. Soundward, a continuing collaboration between Relevant Tones and WQXR’s Q2 Music, features ...
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RLT 17-18: Soundward:New Hits, 4/26/2017 (58:29)
From: The WFMT Radio Network

Q2 Music’s Phil Kline joins us to chat about music that strikes a chord. The newest recordings that are certain to become a classic.
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RLT 17-07: Joseph Schwantner, 2/8/2017 (58:33)
From: The WFMT Radio Network

A master of orchestral timbre and an ardent individualist, Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Joseph Schwantner has been one of the most prolific composers in the 20th and 21st ...
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RLT 17-04: Crossing Barriers, 1/18/2017 (58:25)
From: The WFMT Radio Network

A big trend in the 2000s saw contemporary music ensembles commissioning composers not to write new pieces for them but to arrange music by pop artists. We’ll listen to music ...
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RLT 16-51: The Modern Oratorio, 12/14/2016 (58:29)
From: The WFMT Radio Network

Large-scale sacred works might not be the first thing that comes to mind when you think of contemporary music, but a number of important composers, like John Adams, Richard ...
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RLT 16-46: Flora and Fauna, 11/9/2016 (58:29)
From: The WFMT Radio Network

Not surprisingly, the natural world is a never-ending source of fascination and inspiration for composers. From the Datura plant in southern China, to a rare bird in the ...
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RLT 16-45: Drum Kit: Problem Child, 11/2/2016 (58:26)
From: The WFMT Radio Network

What is a drum kit, exactly? It’s essentially just a conveniently placed grouping of popular percussion instruments, and yet the drum kit is often cited as the dividing line ...
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RLT 16-36: Ear Taxi Preview, 8/31/2016 (58:30)
From: The WFMT Radio Network

Chicago is rapidly becoming known as one of the country’s premiere cities for contemporary music and the Ear Taxi festival aims to showcase this great work. We’ll choose the ...
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RLT 16-34: Synesthesia in Music and Visual Art, 8/17/2016 (58:31)
From: The WFMT Radio Network

Scriabin so linked color to his music that he created a “light organ” to display colors that corresponded to different notes in his pieces. How does color and visual art ...