The Hear and Now

Zeena Parkins–avant-garde harp music–on The Hear and Now – January 31, 2019

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Harpist, composer, improviser, and educator Zeena Parkins joins host Derk Richardson in the studio, sharing her latest music, including her major composition Captiva–which she will perform Saturday night (Feb. 2) in a benefit concert at Mills College in Oakland–plus selections from herTriplicates duo with Jon Leidecker (aka Wobbly), a brand new mix of her piece “Tensor,” and who knows what else. The Mills concert (8 p.m., Littlefield Concert Hall) will also include improvisations with guitarist Fred Frith and percussionist William Winant.


Interview with, and music byZEENA PARKINS
Zeena Parkins and WobblyPlankton InterregnumTriplicatesRelative Pitch
Zeena ParkinsCaptiva 1 (electric)CaptivaGood Child Music
Green Dome (Zeena Parkins, Ryan Ross Smith and Ryan Sawyer)Margaret LaceThinking in StitchesCase Study Records
Zeena ParkinsDistraction (Traveling for S. Hiller)Tensor Mix v.4 CD-rn.a.
Meg Baird & Mary LattimoreIn CedarsGhost ForestsThree Lobed Recordings
Almir Cortes Trio + Harvey WainapelSaudadeTrancadoACHW
Leonard CohenSo Long, MarianneSongs of Leonard CohenColulmbia
Rob ReichViper's NightmareSwings LeftRob Reich Music
Booker T. & The MG'sMrs. RobinsonThe Very Best of ...Rhino
Dusty SpringfieldThe Windmills of Your MindDusty in MemphisRhino
Miles Davis & Michel LegrandThe DreamDingoWarner Bros.
The BandI Shall Be Released (a cappella)Music from Big PinkCapitol
Chris Butler & Ralph CarneyGorilla Suit Day (Jan. 31)Songs for Unsung HolidaysSmog Veil Records
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