John Boutté http://wwno.org en John Boutté: An Irrepressible Voice http://wwno.org/post/john-boutt-irrepressible-voice <p></p><p><span style="font-family: Helvetica; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;">John </span>Boutté<span style="font-family: Helvetica; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> is hard to intimidate. He may be the only guy who has ever told Stevie Wonder that his singing was flat. </span>Boutté's<span style="font-family: Helvetica; font-size: 13px; line-height: normal;"> observation, during a chance encounter with Wonder, changed his life for good. What's more, it made our lives better.</span></p> Sat, 26 Oct 2013 12:55:06 +0000 Gwen Thompkins 46709 at http://wwno.org Brazilian Choreographer Collaborates With John Boutté http://wwno.org/post/brazilian-choreographer-collaborates-john-boutt <p></p><p><a href="http://vimeo.com/68789981" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">Diogo de Lima</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> is a Brazilian choreographer and Professor of Dance on the faculty of Tulane University.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">On this week&#39;s <em>Notes from New Orleans</em>, Sharon </span>Litwin<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> talks with him about his newly-commissioned work that features live music by John </span>Boutté<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, to be performed in this week&#39;s &quot;New Dance Festival&quot; at </span><a href="http://www.marignyoperahouse.org/artist/?pid=1418&amp;eid=1399&amp;tid=15" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">the Marigny Opera House</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Thu, 26 Sep 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Sharon Litwin 44648 at http://wwno.org Spend An Hour with John Boutté http://wwno.org/post/spend-hour-john-boutt <p></p> Thu, 21 Mar 2013 18:00:00 +0000 Gwen Thompkins 31679 at http://wwno.org John Boutté: Tailor-Made Music http://wwno.org/post/john-boutt-tailor-made-music <p></p> Thu, 29 Nov 2012 19:00:00 +0000 Gwen Thompkins 24134 at http://wwno.org The Irrepressible John Boutté http://wwno.org/post/irrepressible-john-boutt <p>John Boutté is hard to intimidate. He may be the only guy who has ever told Stevie Wonder that his singing was flat. Boutté's observation, during a chance encounter with Wonder, changed his life for good. What's more, it made our lives better.</p><p>For more than 20 years, Boutté has built a career writing and performing his own songs, as well as re-interpreting the signature work of others. This week, Boutté tells <em>Music Inside Out</em> how he got so good at finding lyrics to suit his voice, his tenderness, his outrage and his legendary sass.</p> Thu, 11 Oct 2012 18:00:00 +0000 Gwen Thompkins 21459 at http://wwno.org