Music Special http://kufm.org en Indigenous Expressions, Monday, April 21st, 7:30pm http://kufm.org/post/indigenous-expressions-monday-april-21st-730pm <p>4/21/14: The April edition of "Indigenous Expressions" features music by Rodriguez; Carlos Santana; The Neville Brothers with Buffy Sainte-Marie; Lila Downs; Richie Havens; The&nbsp; Chambers Brothers; Tha Tribe, and more.</p><p>Join host David Sam for "Indigenous Expressions" Monday at 7:30pm, once a month, for indigenous music and words from around the world.</p> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 14:00:00 +0000 mtpr.org 16807 at http://kufm.org Monday Music Special, April 7th: "You Must Remember This" http://kufm.org/post/monday-music-special-april-7th-you-must-remember <p></p><p>4/7/14: This week on the Monday Music Special, 7:30 - 9:00pm:&nbsp; Allen Secher joins us live in the phone room for a special hour-and-a-half-long Public Radio Week edition of "You Must Remember This." Along with his umbrella, Allen's bringing some standards that discuss the weather. Louis Armstrong, Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, Lorenzo Fuller and other crooners predict rain, lovely weather, and spring hang-ups. Secher's forecast: steady showers of financial support from listeners.</p> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 01:00:00 +0000 Beth Anne Austein 17087 at http://kufm.org Monday Music Special, April 7th: "You Must Remember This" Songwriters Summit http://kufm.org/post/songwriters-summit <p>03/31/2014 - Guy Clark, Joe Ely, John Hiatt, and Lyle Lovett are four singer-songwriters who straddle folk and country music.&nbsp; On this program, they share some of their favorite new songs and old standards, slipping in a few tributes to the city of Los Angeles, home to the Disney Concert Hall.</p><p></p><p><a href="http://www.prx.org/pieces/17663-songwriter-s-summit-with-lyle-lovett" target="_blank">http://www.prx.org/pieces/17663-songwriter-s-summit-with-lyle-lovett</a></p> Tue, 25 Mar 2014 02:00:00 +0000 Sue Ginn 16618 at http://kufm.org Songwriters Summit David Sam hosts Indigenous Expressions http://kufm.org/post/david-sam-hosts-indigenous-expressions-0 <p>03/24/14 - Enjoy music from Shape Shifter, Carlos Santana's CD dedicated to North American Indian Nations, music from Sugar Man as well as Wayquay, the Neville Brothers, Richie Havens, The Chamber Brothers, Tha Tribe, and many others.</p> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 15:54:43 +0000 Sue Ginn 16617 at http://kufm.org The Chieftains http://kufm.org/post/chieftains <p>03/17/2014 - An encore one-hour music documentary salutes The Chieftains, Ireland's musical ambassadors to the world.&nbsp; You'll hear music they've recorded throughout their storied career, interviews wiht the band, comments and tributes from Celtic music historians and special guest artists who have joined them over the years - including Alison Krauss, Ricky Skaggs, and Don Meade.&nbsp; Hosted by acclaimed Celtic singer/songwriter Susan McKeown.</p> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 14:43:48 +0000 Sue Ginn 16079 at http://kufm.org The Chieftains Monday Music Special, March 3rd: "You Must Remember This" http://kufm.org/post/monday-music-special-march-3rd-you-must-remember <div class="card-text"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>3/3/14, 7:30-8:30pm: Host Allen Secher pays tribute to musician, songwriter and activist, Pete Seeger, who died in January 2014 at the age of 94.</p><p>"You Must Remember This" airs the first Monday of each month as a Monday Music Special.</p></div></div></div></div><p></p> Fri, 28 Feb 2014 15:00:00 +0000 mtpr.org 15532 at http://kufm.org Monday Music Special, March 3rd: "You Must Remember This" Indigenous Expression: music by Peter LaFarge, Joy Harjo, Blackfire, HAPA... http://kufm.org/post/indigenous-expression-music-peter-lafarge-joy-harjo-blackfire-hapa <p><font size="2"><span style="font-size:10pt;">02/24/2014 - During this Monday Music Special, David Sam plays compositions and covers by Peter LaFarge, Joy Harjo, Blackfire, HAPA— from Hawaii — Jesse Ed Davis, and many more American Indian and Alaska Native musicians.</span></font> He also plays tracks from a Salish Culture Committee CD that includes historical information about the indigenous people of western Montana and a poem by Jennifer Finley.</p><p></p><p><br />&nbsp;</p> Wed, 19 Feb 2014 19:23:38 +0000 Chérie Newman 15194 at http://kufm.org Clare Fischer http://kufm.org/post/clare-fischer <p>2/17/2014 - Host Tom Engelmann returns with another episode of "Unsung Heroes: Influential but Overlooked Masters of Modern Music," celebrating the career of the versatile Clare Fischer.&nbsp; Fischer was a keyboardist, composer, arranger and bandleader.&nbsp; During a career spanning six decades, he worked with jazz artists like Donald Byrd and George Benson and also with pop artists Prince, Robert Palmer, and Chaka Kahn.&nbsp; Clare Fischer was particularly influential to the career of jazz great Herbie Hancock who once commented "I wouldn't be me without Clare Fischer."&nbsp; He is the c Fri, 07 Feb 2014 21:34:30 +0000 Tom Engelmann 14712 at http://kufm.org Clare Fischer Langston Hughes - I Too Sing America http://kufm.org/post/langston-hughes-i-too-sing-america <p>2/10/2014 - Langston Hughes, an enduring icon of the Harlem Renaissance, is best known for his written work, which wedded his fierce dedication to social justice with his belief in the transformative power of the word.&nbsp; But he was a music lover too and some of the works he was most proud of were collaborations with composers and musicians.&nbsp; Hosted <strong>Terrance McKnight, </strong>WQXR host and former Morehouse professor of music, <em>I Too, Sing America </em>will dive into the songs, cantatas, musicals, and librettos that flowed from Hughes' pen.&nbsp; As he did with his poetry Tue, 04 Feb 2014 18:02:00 +0000 Sue Ginn 14474 at http://kufm.org Langston Hughes - I Too Sing America Monday Music Special, February 3rd: "You Must Remember This" http://kufm.org/post/monday-music-special-february-3rd-you-must-remember <p>Monday, February 3rd, 2014, 7:30-8:30pm: In honor of Valentine's Day, host Allen Secher plays a selection of standards about majestic places, big red hearts, romance, giddyness, fantasy, and powerful memories.</p><p>"You Must Remember This" airs the first Monday of each month as a Monday Music Special.</p> Tue, 28 Jan 2014 01:30:00 +0000 mtpr.org 13976 at http://kufm.org