New CD from soprano
Ricky Ian Gordon
Blue Griffin label
|"and flowers..." Hits Airwaves|
Last night WNYC's Spinning on Air with David Garland marked a radio debut of "and flowers pick themselves".
To quote WNYC website: "As part of WNYC's "Our Lenny" celebration of Leonard Bernstein's music and influence, host David Garland presented both some of Bernstein's own songs, and the work of contemporary songwriters such as Luke Temple, Sufjan Stevens, My Brightest Diamond, Sport Murphy, Dan Goldman, Ricky Ian Gordon, and others, who seem influenced by Bernstein's model of blending Art and Pop into emotional, sophisticated songs."
The track chosen to represent the CD was "who knows if the moon's", track 18
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