Thu June 13, 2013
Transforming Wendell Berry's Writing into Music
It didn’t take long for Utah-based composer, Andrew Maxfield, to fall in love with the poetry of Wendell Berry.
However, it did take 6-years to figure out exactly how he could turn those words into a piece of music.
The journey led to him through the roots of Kentucky music and to a collaboration with both Berry and blues musician Eric Bibb.
I recently caught up with Andrew Maxfield, to hear more of the final composition called, “Celebrating Wendell Berry in Music."
You can learn more about the project at wendellberrymusic.com