Thoroughly Good Podcast Series 5 Ep 2: Fran Wilson and Thomas Hewitt Jones

The second in this new series of Thoroughly Good Podcasts features blogger Cross-Eyed Pianist (Fran Wilson) and composer Thomas Hewitt Jones, recorded in the Crypt Cafe in St John’s Smith Square late last year. Topics plus a list of works and artists referenced below.

Many thanks to Richard Heason at St John’s Smith Square for giving us a space in the crypt to record the podcast.

Listen to the podcast via RSS, Audioboom (below) or via Spotify.

Topics discussed

Donald Trump
Classic FM
Supporting young musicians
Musicians and their gilded cage
Band Aid
Benjamin Britten, Aldeburgh, and Birmingham
Listening to music in different spaces
St John’s Smith Square
Wigmore Hall
Clean Bandit

Works and artists referenced

Messiaen Quartet for the End of Time [Spotify] [Idagio]
Piano Concerto [Spotify] [Idagio]
Villa Lobos Little Train [Spotify] [Idagio]
Britten Piano Concerto [Spotify] [Idagio]
Britten Peter Grimes [Spotify] [Idagio]
I Muscianti The Double Bass [Spotify]
Shostakovich String Quartet No. 8 [Spotify] [Idagio]

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