Kurt Knecht

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Iris Murdoch and Bryan Magee

Iris Murdoch and Bryan Magee

I've just read a transcript of an interview between Bryan Magee and Iris Murdoch. The interview is particularly interesting now that we are living in the midst of a culture where so many musicians are trying to use their art to advocate for social issues. Magee points...

Let’s Talk About Music with Sergio Barer

Let’s Talk About Music with Sergio Barer

A few months ago, I had the pleasure of sitting down with composer/pianist Sergio Barer to talk about some of my more recent compositional output. I don't always like to do this because composers talking about their own music tends to bore me to death. However, a...

Carol Ragnarok 2020 Covid Edition Week 4 Recap

Carol Ragnarok 2020 Covid Edition Week 4 Recap

I had a conversation with John Conahan in late November in which I said, "I'm not sure if I want to do this again. I feel like I'm re-treading too much old ground." John convinced me to do another CarolRagnarok by saying, "It's just supposed to be fun and stupid and...

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