Charles Moore, '79 (BardCorps)
Literature Major, Music Major
Mark Perloff, '07
Moore speaks about the resurgence of WXBC; musicianship alongside the likes of Todd Rundgren and Bob Dylan; his passion for writing and recording; his upbringing in Woodstock; the landscape as Bard's greatest asset; his role with NBC's The Today Show; making your own fun; '79 as President Botstein's first graduating class; the days of captive radio audiences; music for the Bardian masses in 1979; a 24 hour radio cycle; musical growth through independence and elbow grease. Moore donated to the archives a 1979 program guide for WXBC, and his original 'cardboard cutout' of Leon Botstein worn at his graduation.
WXBC, Leon Botstein, Bard Observer, Hudson Valley, Eli Yarden, Ben Boretz, Joan Tower, Trolls, Twilights, Donald Fagen, Bard Hall, Albee, Woods Studio
BardCorps trailer, main campus.
Moore, Charles, "Charles Moore, '79 (BardCorps)" (2011). All Oral Histories. 7.
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