KUSC brings you interviews with movers and shakers in the world of the arts.
February 16, 2018
KUSC’s Jim Svejda talks to composer John Williams about his score for “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” and “The Post”.
February 15, 2018
KUSC’s Jim Svejda talks to composer Hans Zimmer about his score for “Dunkirk”.
February 14, 2018
KUSC’s Jim Svejda talks to composer Carter Burwell about his score for “Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri.”
February 13, 2018
KUSC’s Jim Svejda talks to composer Alexandre Desplat about his score for “The Shape of Water”.
May 7, 2017
Sondra Radvanovsky is considered one of the great sopranos of our time. She solidified expectations with an incredible performance in the LA Opera productions of Puccini’s Tosca. John Van Driel had a chance to talk to her about the challenges of her role as Tosca and being one of the most sought-after sopranos today.
April 7, 2017
KUSC’s Jim Svejda talks to composer John Williams about his decades-long collaboration with Steven Spielberg and the new multi-cd set that celebrates their many movies.
March 3, 2017
Dustin O’Halloran collaborated with the German musician Hauschka on music for the movie Lion. They were both nominated for Best Score at this year’s Academy Awards. O’Halloran returned to the KUSC studios (he was our guest after winning an Emmy for his theme for the TV show Transparent) to talk to Jim Svejda about collaborating with a composer and a director while they were all on different continents.