Episode 9: In 2011 Canadian artist Tim Hecker recorded ‘Ravedeath, 1972′, an album heavily featuring the pipe organ. The album went on to win the Juno Award for Electronic Album of the Year. Join Blake as he speaks with Hecker about his unique perspective on the pipe organ and its artistic potential.
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