The Albany Made Podcast

The Albany Made Podcast

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Welcome to the Albany Made Podcast, the new podcast from the Albany Public Library!

Welcome to the Albany Made Podcast – a podcast about the city of Albany and the library’s place in it. With the help of our staff and the local community, we will explore everything from local history, to arts and culture, to the function of the library in the community. Thank you for tuning in! We hope you enjoy it.

We also want to hear from you, our patrons.  Maybe you’re curious about the programs & services we offer, or you’re wondering what goes on in the Albany Made Creative Lab?  Send us those questions, along with your comments and show ideas, and we’ll answer them as thoroughly as only librarians can.

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Episode 1: The Music Episode, Part 1

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Sarah Clark, head of Adult Services, interviews local musicians who have created & performed in APL programs like Garage Bands, Silent Film Spectacular, & the Murder Ballad series.

APL Services & Programs

Albany Made Creative Lab Reading Music
The Local History Room Garage Bands
APL Mobile App Murder Ballads

From the APL Catalog – works by William Kennedy

From the APL Catalog – East of Eden

From the APL Catalog – Infinite Jest

From the APL Catalog – Screwtape Letters

Matt Durfee:

Matt Durfee MR Poulopoulos Michael Eck

Ryan Devine:

Silent Film: The Penalty, with live music by Ryan Devine

Silent Film: The General, with live music by Ryan Devine

Donald Sosin

Other Links:

Delaware Ave Farmers Market Kimono Dragons
Listen with the Lights On Victory Soul Orchestra
Charmboy Zan Strumfeld

Episode 2, the Mini-sode: A Tribute to Pauline Oliveros

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Sarah Clark interviews Andrea Williams of RPI about her experiences working & performing with Pauline Oliveros.  Andrea Williams, along with other musicians from the Albany Sonic Arts Collective, will be performing at the Pauline Oliveros Tribute at the Washington Avenue Branch on Wednesday, January 11th, at 7 pm.

Pauline Oliveros Links:

Deep Listening Institute

Tape Music Center

Pauline Oliveros Tedx Talk: “The Difference Between Hearing and Listening”

Bye Bye Butterfly

Albany Sonic Arts Collective