Our Christmas gift to you is one of the most special interviews we’ve yet had the opportunity to present on this podcast. Naji Hakim joins us to discuss the impact of the sounds of his youth on his musical imagination, his training as a young musician, his study with Jean Langlais, succeeding to Olivier Messiaen’s post at La Trinité, and his own work as an improviser and composer.

Learn more about Mr. Hakim here: https://www.najihakim.com/

And be sure to tune in to his excellent YouTube channel here: https://www.youtube.com/user/uyiai

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