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Intangible Asset Number 82
Mar 31, 2010 Updated Apr 9, 2010

Tune-in to hear jazz drummer Simon Barker discussing his film collaboration, 'Intangible Asset No. 82', in a recent Music Show interview.

The discussion focusses on Barker's journey into deepest Korea to track down Sharman Kim Seok-Chul, believed to be one of the world's most prolific improvisers. 

After hearing about Kim Seok-Chul years before, Barker attempted to meet and learn from the master, which took no less than seventeen attempts.

Don't miss this discussion, re-broadcast on ABC Jazz on Friday, April 9 at 2pm!

You can also see a trailer of the film here.


CD title: Chiri
Track title: Chirisan sinawi
Duration: 3.00
Composer: Barker/ Tinkler/Bae
CD details: See Simon Barker's website for release details

CD title: Daorum
Track title: Calling: excerpt
Artist: Simon Barker perc, Phil Slater tpt, Matt McMahon pno, Bae Il-Dong voc, Carl Dewhurst gtr, Kim Dong Won, voc, percussion
Duration: 3.00
Composer: Daorum
CD details: Kimnara Nara 010

Presenter:  Jessica Nicholas
Producers:  Penny Lomax and Maureen Cooney


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Simon Barker (born 4 November 1964) is an English former footballer. A blond haired, tough tackling midfielder, he scored 70 goals in 529 league appearances throughout a 17-year career in the Football League. He also represented England under-21's four times. He began his career at Blackburn Rovers in 1983, winning the Full Members Cup with the club in 1987, before moving on to Queens Park...

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