Night Lights Classic Jazz

When Taylor Met Braxton

Taylor BraxtonA meeting of gigantic musical minds, from one who was there.

Update: BBC broadcast this Friday.

Cecil Taylor can be heard on the Night Lights programs Jazz Advance: Early Cecil Taylor and The Avant-Garde Plays the Great American Songbook. Anthony Braxton can be heard in the program Duets: Two Degrees of Separation.

David Brent Johnson

Born in Indianapolis, Indiana, David Brent Johnson moved to Bloomington in 1991. He is an alumnus of Indiana University, and began working with WFIU in 2002. Currently, David serves as jazz producer and systems coordinator at the station. His interests include literature, history, music, writing, and movies.

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