Prof. Paul Salerni: WVIA interview: Composing During Quarantine

 Erika Funke, Dr. Paul Salerni's friend at WVIA, the NPR station in Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, devoted her Monday morning show called Art Scene to his compositional activities during quarantine. Here is the archived interview: https://soundcloud.com/wvia-public-media/dr-paul-salerni-may-18-2020?in=wvia-public-media/sets/artscene-1   During the interview, she played clips from various pieces of Paul's, so we are including complete versions of those pieces if you'd like to listen to them in their entirety.  Alley Cat Love Song: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LTd31k5kdfY  The Animal Struck with the Plague: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1si1bBRY_9U  Prayer at Winter Solstice: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-8-pQxW-KpY After the interview, she continued with Paul's music. Here are excerpts of some of the pieces she played: Tony Caruso’s Final Broadcast: The New Management: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m2UMnQyoDks&list=OLAK5uy_nfgerzrkoXz60LlVLnqVYpayq4MznGD6Y&index=3&t=0s  Two Partita: Bossa: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9yTAQ4znchg  Sarabande: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QgYAz1H9670  Jazz Dance II: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bmU-p_jL964