RBMA Radio Live

Jon Hassell

60 minsFirst aired 19 Jul 2016This episode is unavailable. Why?

Legendary avant-garde trumpet player and composer Jon Hassell stops by to break open the musical barriers of the Fourth World and beyond.

There are some sanctified figures in American avant-garde music and few are held higher than Jon Hassell. From his work in the ’60s and ’70s with Terry Riley and LaMonte Young to his famed collaborations with Brian Eno, he has constantly poked holes in the outer edges of sound. The trumpet player and composer appears on RBMA Radio to share samples of his distinct “Fourth World” music and travel beyond.

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