Grammy award-winning singer, Rock & Roll Hall of Famer and poet Art Garfunkel of Simon & Garfunkel has been working with manager Mort Lewis since he was a teenager. FAQ: Lewis had managed Dave Bruebeck early on in his career. Today, Mort is still working with Art to bring his song and poetry prose to the stage. FAQ: Art Garfunkel plays "An Intimate Evening..." at Mechanics Hall, Worcester on June 20, 2014. Catch Colors of Jazz when Host Bonnie Johnson welcomes Leland Stein of Regent Theatre/Arlington for a mash up of Garfunkel tunes, jazzed up favorites, fun faqs and surprises. Tune in at 4pm.
Music from special guests Mark Mandeville & Raianne Richards and Mark Brine, as we sing in the summer season.
Davis and Deleault's music has touched audiences across the globe ranging from individual tours of the U.S. and Europe to sharing the stage with multi-Grammy winning artists including festival venues like the JVC, Montreal, Kool, Berlin, and many others.
Tonight on Inquiry we talk with DANAH BOYD. She is a Principal Researcher at Microsoft Research, a Research Assistant Professor at New York University and Fellow at Harvard University’s Berkman Center for Internet and Society. She has done years of research that included talking with teens about how they use and view the social media. What she found out will surprise you. Boyd’s book is titled: IT’S COMPLICATED: THE SOCIAL LIVES OF NETWORKED TEENS.
Bobby Jackson was sincere about the service of delivering quality content to stations and audiences, and his absence is huge. His last week he produced this Holiday show, and nothing would please him more than to have it air on stations.
The elementary particle the neutrino may hold the key to some of the deepest mysteries of the universe, like why the universe contains matter at all. But the neutrino is unlike any other matter particle (matter particle). Neutrinos are electrically neutral, have very little mass and may be its own anti-particle! And that’s just the beginning. Tune in tonight when Inquiry welcomes HEINRICH PÄS, professor of Theoretical Particle Physics at the Technische Universität in Dortmund, Germany. His new book, THE PERFECT WAVE: WITH NEUTRINOS AT THE BOUNDARY OF SPACE AND TIME is a wonderful summary of all the exciting research that has shown that the neutrino may be the key to understanding the structure space and time. Pictured is the Ice Cube Neutrino detector talked about on this show.
Tonight on Inquiry we speak with NICK CAPASSO, Director of the Fitchburg Art Museum and artist JUAN JOSÉ BARBOZA-GUBO. Barboza-Gubo’s stunning installation “Pink Narcissus” will be at the Fitchburg Art Museum for most of this summer. Tune in and learn about his beautiful and complex sculptures and paintings, which use a variety of materials like metal, crystal and even blood to express complex ideas of metamorphosis and the transformation of the self and body. To see examples of Barboza-Gubo’s amazing works, go to his website: http://barboza-gubo.com/artwork/3343135.html
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In her new book “The Insanity Hoax” Schlesinger lays siege to the popular notion that to be truly creative, a person must be mentally unbalanced. A PhD psychologist and a jazz critic, Schlesinger discusses myths about Charlie Parker, Chet Baker and other jazz musicians presumed to have been insane to some degree. Judy and Judith discuss the psychology of genius and Judith’s fascinating and multi-faceted career.
MacArthur Grant recipient and master pianist Vijay Iyer makes his debut at the House of Swing. Bassist Stephan Crump and drummer Marcus Gilmore round out Iyer's critically acclaimed trio. Wendell Pierce Hosts.
When it comes to speaking out about violence against women and girls, men need to step it up. So says Women Thrive Worldwide the Washington based organization that has been front and center on many issues affecting women and young girls across the globe. Tune in this Sunday evening when Al speaks with Chris Burley Vice President of communications for Women Thrive Worldwide and hear how dads can play a vital role in protecting their daughters.
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