Interview with Andreas Iacovides of Cyprus Broadcast Company in Nicosia Cyprus, March 12, 2019

A discussion of art song, vocal chamber music, poetry, and the world premiere of Andys Skordis’ Lo…on with Rami Sariddiene, pianist and Andreas Iacovides before Chimera’s March 15, 2019 recital in the Pallas Theatre in Nicosia, Cyprus.

Interview with Trustees Without Borders & Community Voices at Virginia Tech, March 22, 2016

A discussion of Dust in the Bottomland, environmental and social justice, classical music, aesthetics and identity as part of Nate and my 2016 residency at Virginia Tech. Read a news article about our work and residency here.


A Mountain Talk Special: Dust in the Bottomland on WMMT Mountain Community Radio 88.7, June 13, 2014

Broadcast of Dust in the Bottomland (recorded March 2014) on Appalshop’s Radio show Mountain Talk, a weekly program for community discussion in central Appalachia. Interview begins at 39:03, after the complete recording. Composer Nate May and I discuss the work, its inception, and thoughts on the role of the arts in economic transition in central Appalachia with acclaimed documentary film-maker Mimi Pickering.