Guitar in the Gulag
March 19, 2005 Saturday 2PM CT
After two on Here On Earth, Jean Feraca talks with a guitarist who is reviving the tradition of the Russian seven-string guitar, including music from one composer whose insistence on writing for this instrument landed him in a Soviet gulag--where he continued to compose!
Our guest will be in Madison to give a recital.
What: Tsar's Guitars: Russian Guitar Recital
When: March 29 Tuesday at 8PM
Where: Morphy Hall, Humanities Building, 455 N Park St, Madison, Wiconsin
- Oleg Timofeyev (ti-MOH-fey-ev), guitarist
Soundbites and Music Used in the Program