The week of May 13, Pierre-Laurent Aimard will be featured on "Hammered!" on Q2, New York public radio's online station devoted to the music of living composers. Throughout the week, Aimard performs and discusses music by György Ligeti, Olivier Messiaen, Charles Ives, African Pygmies, Steve Reich, and more. Interspersed are recordings of Aimard in Ligeti's Piano Etudes and Piano Concerto, and excerpts from Messiaen's Quatre études de rythme, Preludes, Vingt Regards and Catalog d'oiseaux, as well as recollections of György Ligeti and Olivier Messiaen (with Messiaen's wife Yvonne Loriod, Aimard's teacher.) Hammered! airs Monday, May 13 through Friday, May 17 at 10am EDT. Find more information and listen here.