It’s no secret that Pierre Boulez led a double life as a composer and conductor. Kevin Fitzgerald, a conductor in his own right, has looked up to Boulez as his hero, and he shares his knowledge about the man and his career from the eyes of a conductor.
Music discussed in the episode:
Improvisation I sur Mallarmé | Improvisation II sur Mallarmé
Notations pour Orchestre | Dérive 2
Mémoriale (…explosante fixe… originel) | Répons
Sur Incises | Le Marteau sans maître
Theme music is by Daryl Banner.
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