The release of the new career-spanning collection Transmissions: The Music of Beverly Glenn-Copeland continues a wave of new appreciation for the pioneering folk, electronic, and experimental composer’s celestial and enveloping songs. Offering a holistic look at Glenn-Copeland’s diverse songbook—ranging from early folk-jazz stunners to electronic devotionals and breakbeat-inclusive pop—the compilation also features a new song, “River Dreams,” one of the many songs he says was “downloaded” via the Universal Broadcasting System, a sort of sonic radio signal generated by the universe itself. Beverly Glenn-Copeland joined Transmissions host Jason P. Woodbury to discuss picking up signals from the cosmos, aliens, Star Trek, and the Keyboard Fantasies, a documentary.Transmissions :: Beverly Glenn-Copeland
Episode playlist: Beverly Glenn-Copeland, “River Dreams” ++ “Ever New” ++ Klyfta, “Journey In Saturn And A Star”
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