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Yoko Miwa Trio

www.yokomiwa.com

Event Date: 
Fri, 10/16/2015 - 20:00
Fri, 10/23/2015 - 20:00
Fri, 10/30/2015 - 20:00

Nathalie Miebach & Phillip Cafaro

Date: 
Sunday, November 1, 2015 - 9:00pm
Program: 

Tonight on Inquiry we speak with visual artist NATHALIE MIEBACH. Her beautiful, colorful and complex work “ focuses on the intersection of art and science and the visual articulation of scientific observations.” Tune in and find out how she takes information on tides and storms and turns that into wonderfully engaging work, even music. Her website is: http://nathaliemiebach.com/

Sydney Padua & E. Charles Nelson

Date: 
Sunday, October 25, 2015 - 9:00pm
Program: 

Ada Lovelace and Charles Babbage were two real and somewhat eccentric Victorians who conceived of the foundations for modern computing. Tonight on Inquiry we talk with SYDNEY PADUA, animator, special effects artists, comics writer and artist about her wonderful steam punk re-imagining of these geniuses THE THRILLING ADVENTURES OF LOVELACE AND BABBAGE: THE (MOSTLY) TRUE STORY OF THE FIRST COMPUTER. This is a book like no other: part thrilling fiction, part actual history and all wonderfully drawn and written.

"In Times Like These"

Date: 
Monday, October 19, 2015 - 7:00pm
Program: 

These days, just reading the headlines is enough to make you feel overwhelmed. Join host Tom Shaker as we celebrate soul songs that'll make you feel better. Get uplifted, inspired and encouraged on this week's show, it all starts at 7pm!

Kids' Songs

Date: 
Thursday, October 29, 2015 - 7:00pm
Program: 

Back by popular demand, Addison Daly will be Nick Noble's special guest co-host for the first two hours of the show, as we play songs for kids from 7-9 PM. You'll hear from Peter-Paul-&-Mary, the Cumberland Trio, Sarah Lee Guthrie, the Limeliters, and so many more! Then from 9-11 PM we'll play songs about kids for adults, featuring artists like Rob Lytle, Johnny Cash, Mary Travers, Harry Chapin, and others. Tune in and enjoy!

The Folk Process

Date: 
Thursday, October 22, 2015 - 7:00pm
Program: 

Songs from Burl Ives, Pete Seeger, the Byrds, Joan Baez, the Chieftans, the Nields, and so many more, as host Nick Noble guides listeners through the folk process: music that evolves and changes while keeping alive the spirit of its roots.

"Glorious Guitars" - Anthology

Date: 
Thursday, October 22, 2015 - 6:00pm
Program: 

Glorious moments of eclectic and jazzy guitar collaborations unfolding here at the farm and beyond…

Featuring:

“Danza Di Cala Luna”
John Williams and Paco Pena

“Dragon Fly”
“Spirit Dances”
Peter Jansen and Friends

“Deep Cover”
Ian Ethan Case Open Land Trio

“The Way You Smile”
Ameranouche

“Aque Las Coisas Todas”
Sergio Brandao Group

“I Never Dreamed”
Julie Lavender & Casper Guildensoe

Diane Roberts

Date: 
Sunday, October 25, 2015 - 10:30pm
Program: 

Diane Roberts is a self-described feminist with a PhD from Oxford and an English professor at Florida State University.  She is also a born-and-bred Seminole fan and second-generation season ticket holder.  It’s not as if she approves of the violence and hypermasculinity on the football field; she just can’t help herself.  Like so many people every Saturday from September through December she surrenders to her Inner barbarian and goes to see yet, another football game.

Celebrate 38th Annual John Coltrane Memorial Concert

Date: 
Sunday, October 18, 2015 - 12:00pm
Program: 

Saxophonist, composer, arranger, educator, Dr. Leonard Brown joins Bonnie Johnson to talk about the upcoming John Coltrane Memorial Concert, ORNETTE N' TRANE. Brown is an associate professor, ethnomusicologist and specialist in multicultural education at Northeastern University in Boston where he co-founded "this annual performance tribute to Coltrane’s musical and spiritual legacy".

Sonny Rollins: JFA Lifetime Achievement Award and more

Date: 
Sunday, October 18, 2015 - 12:00pm
Program: 

Multi-instrumentalist, drummer, composer, music director, producer Steve Jordan takes a few minutes to share more about Jazz Foundation of America's mission and his role in the  upcoming gala and tribute concert. Jordan currently plays in a band called The Verbs with wife Meegan Voss and has played sideman for various artists from John Mayer and Eric Clapton to the Blues Brothers, the late B.B. King and saxophone legend Sonny Rollins.  

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