Minnesota Public Radio features by Alan Baker http://minnesota.publicradio.org/about/people/mpr_people_display.php?aut_id=1 en-us Copyright 2016 Minnesota Public Radio Thu, 25 Aug 2016 20:29:15 -0500 Minnesota Public Radio features by Alan Baker http://minnesota.publicradio.org/standard/images/mpr003/logo_mpr.gif http://minnesota.publicradio.org/?refid=0 Conlon Nancarrow: Otherworldly Compositions for Player Piano Composer Conlon Nancarrow wrote music that was so complex that human beings simply couldn't play it. So he began creating music expressly for an instrument that requires no human hand: the player piano. http://news.minnesota.publicradio.org/features/199710/29_bakera_nancarrow/?refid=0 Wed, 29 Oct 1997 12:00:00 -0600