Cameron Carpenter #0837
…a close-up visit with one of the most enterprising talents on the world music scene, with excerpts from recent concert performances and his newly-released Telarc Records compact disc, Revolutionary.
JOE HISAISHI (arranged by Cameron Carpenter): The Promise of the World and The Merry-Go-Round of Life, from Howl’s Moving Castle (1927 Casavant Frères; 2001 Schantz/St. Andrew Lutheran, Mahtomedi, MN)
JOHN PHILIP SOUSA: Stars and Stripes Forever
In conversation with host Michael Barone, Mr. Carpenter reveals some of his revolutionary ideas, and demonstrates his unique and amazing talent as virtuoso, tone-painter, composer and philosopher.
Performances were recorded on the 2003 Marshall & Ogletree Opus 1 digital virtul pipe organ at Trinity Episcopal Church in New York City on Telarc CD-80711 and the vibrant 108-rank at Saint Andrew’s Lutheran Church in Mahtomedi, MN, recorded January 29, 2007 and June 24, 2008.