A podcast from renowned silent film accompanist/historian Ben Model covering the techniques of creating and performing live scores to silent films, as well as a discussion of the language of silent cinema. Find what goes on in the mind of a silent film accompanist before, during and after playing for a show. Learn about the aesthetics of silent filmmaking and storytelling language.
Slapsticon on WAMU's Kojo Nnamdi show
Here we all are, kibitzing before going on-air for our segment, which lasted about 25 minutes.