NPR logo Martin Talks With Writer

Martin Talks With Writer

Martin Talks With Writer

Audio will be available later today.

Martin talks with writer and composer Jan Swafford about his new biography of American composer Charles Ives, who wrote some of the most strikingly original music this country has produced and who was nevertheless a man deeply drawn to the traditions of America. (W.W. Norton Company)

We no longer support commenting on NPR.org stories, but you can find us every day on Facebook, Twitter, email, and many other platforms. Learn more or contact us.