Interviews

INTERVIEWS:

Interview with Alan Neal, CBC Radio One “All in a Day” (21 April 2016, 3:15 pm): Celebration of the 100th anniversary of Eldon Rathburn’s birth with the first recording session in preparation of the forthcoming CD “The Romance of Improvisation,” produced by Adrian Matte and Allyson Rogers, recorded by Normand Glaude (Morning Anthem Studios):


“A Gallery of Song” - 30-minute interview with Mauro Bertoli, CHIN Radio, “Musica Classica” (June 4th, 2014), featuring 5 musical excerpts:
MUSICA CLASSICA – JUNE 4 PART 1 and MUSICA CLASSICA – JUNE 4 PART 2

“To Young Canadians” (for youth choir, soloist and piano), was written in honour of the late Jack Layton, whose “letter to Canadians” is adapted as the choral text.  An interview with Nick Ward is posted at: http://www2.carleton.ca/fass/2012/james-wright-composes-a-piece-for-an-event-commemorating-jack-layton

French-language Radio-Canada interview (note that the MP4 file may take 30-45 seconds to download):
CBC Radio-Canada TV interview – James Wright & Jenna Glatt (22 August 2013)

Charles Enman’s July 27, 2012 Ottawa Citizen article, “Love and Ludwig Van” (Wright “Letters to the Immortal Beloved” project):
A(2) – Ottawa Citizen Article (27 July 2012) – Wright LVB Immortal Beloved (Page E3)

“Beethoven’s Immortal Beloved” (Interview with Nick Ward):
http://www2.carleton.ca/fass/2012/interview-music-professor-james-wright-teams-up-with-julie-nesrallah

Interview with Giacomo Panico (CBC “All in a Day,” 28 July 2012):
http://www2.carleton.ca/fass/ccms/wp-content/ccms-files/AIAD-July-27-2012-James-Wright-Immortal-Beloved.mp3

Interview with Moira Farr, “Confronting Asperger’s in the Classroom,” University Affairs, January 2012: http://www.universityaffairs.ca/confronting-aspergers-in-the-classroom.aspx

James Wright and Karen Kelly (CBC “All in a Day,” 12 Jan 2012)
Aspergers in the Classroom: CBC Radio – Aspergers In The Classroom Interview (12Feb2012) – All in a Day

James Wright and Kathleen Petty (CBC Ottawa Morning, March 28, 2011, 6:44)
Carleton University Launches Carillon Studies Program: CarillonProgramLaunchInterviewKathleenPetty(28March2011)CBCOttawaMorning.

James Wright interviewed by Alan Neal on CBC’s “All in a Day” about his role in Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould.
Several interviews with James Wright are featured in the recently-released film Genius Within: The Inner Life of Glenn Gould (Official Selection, Toronto International Film Festival, 2009, Whitepines). See glenngouldmovie.com and www.tiff.net/filmsandschedules/films/geniuswithintheinner. “A must-see film for serious music fans” (Variety Magazine).

Interviews conducted during the Schoenberg Symposium, July 2007 (mp3 and wma files):

  • CBC Radio Interview, July 2007 (CBC “Q”: “Schoenberg Coalition Chess Project”):
    James Wright & Michel Paquette with Jian Ghomeshi & Kate Porter  02 Track 2