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ZERO CROSSINGS – AUGUST 17, 2015, FEATURING CONCERTOS BY FRENCH COMPOSERS

Today’s show featured concertos by French composers. The music aired during the program included: Camille Saint-Saens – Organ Symphony #3, performed by Alberto Lizzio and the Munich Symphony Maurice Ravel – Concerto in G Major for Piano, performed by Inon

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Zero Crossings – May 25, 2015, Memorial Day and Miles Griffin as co-host and guinea pig

Today’s show featured an my son as co-host and guinea pig. We started the afternoon with a couple of pieces that recognized Memorial Day and then turned to a set of pieces chosen by Miles (mostly from The Amazing Spider-Man

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Zero Crossings – December 29, 2014 – A quick run at the string quartet

This show functioned as a series of snapshots of the history of the great literature for string quartet, as part of an homage to the late American composer Elliott Carter, who died in November 2012 at the age of 103.

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Instant Audio

Most pieces can be auditioned on their post pages. But you can sample some audio here.

Quick Bio

CBG2_WPRKOriginally from New York, Charles Griffin returned to the U.S. in 2010 to take a position at Florida's Full Sail University as course director of Advanced Music Composition in their MPBS program, after spending 5 years living and working in Latvia. His compositions and arrangements have been performed at festivals and concert halls throughout the U.S., Canada, Mexico, Europe, Asia, Brazil, Cuba, and Puerto Rico.

He is also a radio show host on 91.5 WPRK FM. His show Zero Crossings incorporates live interviews with composers, conductors and performers with a focus on the local contemporary art music scene.

Read more in the biography section.