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Strange Arrangement

on BBC Radio 3

In the second of six programmes, the American pianist Carla Bley talks about her first husband
Paul Bley , who encouraged her to compose. Her second husband, trumpeter Michael Mantler , was also helpful to her career, and together they formed the Jazz Composers' Orchestra and the record company Watt, through which they issued their performances. Repeated from Monday 4.30pm


Carla Bley
Paul Bley
Michael Mantler

BBC Radio 3

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