Classical Classroom

Ep 101: ZOFO, The Twenty Finger Orchestra

It’s a pianist. And a pianist. It’s…piano four hands!

Eva-Maria Zimmerman and Keisuke Nakagoshi make beautiful music together as the musical duo ZOFO. On the same piano. At the same time. Why do they do this? What is this strange art form? And what does it all have to do with Terry Riley?! Learn all about piano four hands in this episode.

Eva-Maria Zimmerman and Keisuke Nakagoshi of ZOFO pose over a piano keyboard.
Eva-Maria Zimmerman and Keisuke Nakagoshi of ZOFO.
Music in this episode is all from the CD ZOFO Plays Terry Riley:

  • Etude from the Old Country
  • Half-Wolf Dances Mad in Moonlight
  • G Song
  • Praying Mantis Rag
  • Cinco de Mayo

Audio production by Todd “Terry Riley” Hulslander with half-wolf dances by Dacia Clay and editing by Mark DiClaudio.

For more ZOFO: www.zofoduet.com

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