07/04/2014 Barbican Contemporary Music Podcast

Client: Barbican Contemporary Music
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Description: Openness about music seems to be the strongest force at the heart of leading American record label, Nonesuch Records; while 'Do I love it? Have I heard it before?' seem to be the two simple, practical principles which, in the last 50 years, have stirred the label towards artists of the calibre of Steve Reich, Kronos Quartet, John Adams, Emmylou Harris, Jonny Greenwood and more. Musical visionaries and true pioneers have been recorded by the label in the last 50 years and here we celebrate their legacy, their free spirit and what's still to come. Bob Hurwitz president of Nonesuch Records spoke to us...

Producer: Ben Eshmade | Presenter: Ben Eshmade