3 Aug 2012

The Musical Pen

From RNZ Music

Publisher and jazz reviewer Fergus Barrowman explains why putting music into words is probably the hardest form of writing there is; jazz pianist Norman Meehan explains why it helps to be a musician - but not always; novelist Eleanor Catton reads from her award-winning first book The Rehearsal and reviewer Simon Sweetman speaks about what he feels music reviewers should offer the reader.