The Project

As I explain in the Kondo program, I had been wanting for a long time to do a project like this, but only in the summer of 2011 did I actually go through my correspondence files, sift through the available recordings, and put my thoughts together in these 90-minute segments. The London non-profit radio station Resonance104.4fm broadcast all 12 that fall, and again in the summer of 2013, and the recordings were added to the Oral History of American Music archives, but otherwise the distribution of this sound files was quite limited. Looking for a wider audience, I have decided to make the whole collection available in this microsite related to the main one at