The Samuel Andreyev Podcast

The Samuel Andreyev Podcast
This podcast features interviews with prominent musicians, analyses of great modern and contemporary works, and lectures / concerts by Samuel Andreyev. Samuel Andreyev is a composer, oboist and professor residing in Strasbourg, France.The material on t…

21: Questions and Answers
May 14 • 73 min
This episode reproduces the audio from my May 10th, 2020 Livestream Q&A on YouTube. Viewers typed their questions into a chat window and I answered them in real time. Due to the large volume of questions received, and my inability to answer even a…
20: Pianist Cheryl Duvall
Apr 11 • 57 min
Toronto-based pianist Cheryl Duvall has established herself as one of Canada’s foremost contemporary music interpreters. A dynamic soloist and in-demand collaborator, Duvall has immersed herself in a wide variety of compositional aesthetics and…
19: Conductor Luigi Gaggero
Mar 28 • 91 min
Luigi Gaggero has been performing as cimbalom and percussion player and as a conductor at important concert halls and festivals all over Europe, USA, and China. With an endless passion for Medieval painting; Dante and Cavalcanti; the cinema of Tarkovsky…
18: Composer - organist Thomas Lacôte
Jan 31 • 79 min
Thomas Lacôte is organiste titulaire at the Eglise de la Trinité in Paris, a post that Olivier Messiaen held for 60 years. He worked at the Paris Conservatory for six years as the assistant of Michaël Levinas, before being named professor of analysis in…
17: Stravinsky’s late period explained
Jan 12 • 30 min
Samuel Andreyev presents an overview of Stravinsky’s late style, beginning with the pivotal work Agon, and continuing through Threni, Movements for Piano and Orchestra, and Variations Aldous Huxley in Memoriam.**SUPPORT THIS…
16: Nick Storring’s Haunting Soundworlds
Dec 29, 2019 • 89 min
A conversation with composer, writer, musician and curator Nick Storring
15: How does a Composer Write Music?
Dec 1, 2019 • 11 min
How does a composer write music?
14: Making Sense of New Music with Dan Albertson
Nov 16, 2019 • 70 min
Dan Albertson on the state of New Music today
13: Chicago Lecture
Nov 3, 2019 • 73 min
Samuel Andreyev talks about his pieces ‘Midnight Audition’ and ‘Bern Trio’
12: Jeff Cotton (‘Antennae Jimmy Semens’) on the making of Trout Mask Replica
Oct 20, 2019 • 112 min
Interview with Jeff Cotton (Antennae Jimmy Semens) on the making of Trout Mask Replica
11: A conversation with Franck Bedrossian
Oct 12, 2019 • 74 min
French composer Franck Bedrossian speaks with Samuel Andreyev about his work, which is often associated with saturation music. He talks about his brief studies under Gérard Grisey, interrupted tragically by the latter’s untimely death in 1998; as well…
10: A conversation with composer Julian Anderson
Jul 14, 2019 • 94 min
A conversation with composer Julian Anderson
9: Arnold Schoenberg, a Concise Introduction
Jun 29, 2019 • 13 min
An introduction to Arnold Schoenberg
8: Mark Boston (‘Rockette Morton’) on the making of Trout Mask Replica
Jun 16, 2019 • 94 min
Composer Samuel Andreyev talks with bassist Mark Boston (‘Rockette Morton’) about his work with the Magic Band on Trout Mask Replica and other Captain Beefheart albums, as well as his involvement with the band Mallard, and his solo work.**SUPPORT THIS…
7: Samuel Andreyev in conversation with Paul Steenhuisen
Jun 2, 2019 • 72 min
Samuel Andreyev in conversation with Paul Steenhuisen
6: Betsy Jolas interview
May 19, 2019 • 81 min
Interview with composer Betsy Jolas
5: Adam Neely interview
May 5, 2019 • 66 min
An interview with Adam Neely
4: Van Dyke Parks interview
Apr 21, 2019 • 100 min
Samuel Andreyev interviews Van Dyke Parks
3: How can composers earn a living?
Apr 7, 2019 • 10 min
How can composers earn a living?
2: John French (‘Drumbo’) on the making of Trout Mask Replica
Mar 23, 2019 • 105 min
An interview with Captain Beefheart drummer John French (Drumbo)
1: How I solved a compositional problem
Mar 10, 2019 • 62 min
How I solved a compositional problem