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Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 7:00pm

Just two days after Valentine’s Day, host Nick Noble plays four hours of songs about love, in all its forms and challenges. Curl up with a loved one and tune in!

Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 6:00pm


Vocalist Tracy Clark with Bob Christopherson/Piano, Greg Holt/Bass and Casey Scherell/Drums

Vocalist Lynda D’Amour with Billy Duffy/Piano

Vocalist Mili Bermejo with Eugene Friesen/cello, Tim Ray/Piano and Dan Greenspan/Bass

Vocalist and Guitarist Julie Lavender

Thursday, February 16, 2017 - 11:30am

Tonight on Inquiry we talk about the recent 2017 HIGH SCHOOL ART EXHIBITION at ANNA MARIA COLLEGE. Our in-studio guests are DAVID WACKELL, Administrative Assisstant, Lecturer and Preparator at Anna Maria; JAIMEE  TABORDA, instructor from Oxford High School; and artists in the exhibition ERIN REID, MEG BEAUREGARD, OLIVIA OBREBSKI, GRACE BOUTIETTE,MORGAN AMOUR and BECCA HOPE.

Tuesday, February 14, 2017 - 6:00pm

Tony Bennett talks about his long career, early inspirations, iconic sessions with Bill Evans and his recent Grammy-winning "Duets II" CD with an all-star cast: Lady Gaga, Michael Bublé, Amy Winehouse, John Mayer, k.d. lang, Aretha Franklin, Sheryl Crow, Willie Nelson, Queen Latifah, Norah Jones, Josh Groban, Natalie Cole, Andrea Bocelli, Faith Hill, Alejandro Sanz, Carrie Underwood, and Mariah Carey. Tony and his collaborators received the Grammy for "Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album" as well as the Grammy for "Best Pop Duo/Group Performance" for his duet, "Body and Soul" with Amy Winehouse.

Monday, February 13, 2017 - 7:00pm

Love? Hate? Sex? Jealousy? Revenge? Soul music has it all and on this Valentine's Day eve show we'll pull out all the emotions to celebrate that "special" relationship. This is not your average Valentine's Day show! Join host Tom Shaker, it all starts at 7pm!

Monday, February 13, 2017 - 6:00pm

88-year old singer and actress Marilyn Maye is a living legend. She’s shared the stage with artists like Count Basie and Charlie Parker, and appeared on The Tonight Show with Johnny Carson an unprecedented 76 times.  Now, for the first time, May performs at Jazz at Lincoln Center’s most intimate venue — Dizzy’s Club Coca Cola.  She also joins Jazz Night in America Host, Christian McBride, for an interview.

Sunday, February 12, 2017 - 10:30pm

In Escape Games, Worcester's hands-on adventures, players work together in a real-life escape-room game. Described as being in the midst of a movie, Escape Games Worcester brings a challenging and exciting quest to life - a cross between a real-life Clue game, a scavenger hunt and a complex puzzle with unlimited possibilities. An escape room provides a fun place to meet up with friends, family, and/or coworkers for true social interaction - mixed with a healthy dose of competition. Tune in this Sunday evening at 10:30 when Al speaks with Escape Games founder Jason Eastty.

Sunday, February 12, 2017 - 9:00pm

Could there be a genuine mathematical genius waiting to be discovered in some corner of the world? Tonight, Inquiry welcomes back mathematician and author KEN ONO. He is the Asa Griggs Candler Professor of Mathematics at Emory University. Tonight he will talk about the SPIRIT OF RAMANUJAN MATH TALENT INITIATIVE a new global search for young mathematical talent. WE also talk about the recent Us victory at the International Math Olympiad.

Many people fear snakes and try to kill them on sight. And of all the snake species here in America,  the most feared is the rattlesnake. But tonight’s guest on Inquiry hopes to change your mind if you are one of those with intense snake angst. TED LEVIN is a writer and wildlife biologist. His new book is AMERICA’S SNAKE: THE RISE AND FALL OF THE TIMBER RATTLESNAKE. It is an intimate and loving look at the complex life of this rattlesnake of the northeast and explores why their populations around the area are so endangered. Tune in and find out why this species is so special and deserving of protection.

Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 7:00pm

(and Songwriting) – with special guests August First, The Lied To’s , Mark Mandeville & Raianne Richards, and Sandy Haddon, all live in the studio.

Thursday, February 9, 2017 - 6:00pm

Gypsy Jazz band Ameranouche, returns to DreamFarm to share music from their new CD, “Sunshine Soul.” The guys from Ameranouche always raise the roof in the barn and keep our toes tapping.


Richard Shepherd/Guitar
Jack Soref/Guitar
Michael Harrist/Bass


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