MTPR Music

MTPR Music
12:40 pm
Mon June 23, 2014

Monday Music Special, June 30th: Laura Nyro

Laura Nyro

During a short but brilliant career Laura Nyro wrote many of the songs that have been played and recorded by pop artists during the last forty years.  Join Tom Engelmann for another edition of “Unsung Heroes, Influential but Overlooked Masters of Modern Music” as he plays the songs of Laura Nyro  performed by The Fifth Dimension, Three Dog Night, Barbara Streisand, Blood Sweat and Tears and others.  It also features Laura singing with jazz group The Manhattan Transfer and on her last live recording from 1989.

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Missoula Symphony Orchestra
12:54 pm
Wed June 18, 2014

A Tribute to Joseph Brown Henry

Joseph Brown Henry, October 10, 1930 - June 1, 2014

William Marcus hosts a special tribute to Joseph Brown Henry, who died at Providence St. Patrick Hospital in Missoula, Montana, on June 1.

Excerpts from Henry's obituary, written by Joe Nickell:

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1st Tuesday of the month, 1st hour of "Folk Show"
5:07 pm
Mon June 2, 2014

Stan Howe program, Tuesday, June 3rd, 2014

6/3/14: This week on "The Folk Show:" The first Tuesday of each month, from 2:06-3:05pm, the first hour of "The Folk Show" is Stan Howe's monthly program, featuring everything from up-and-coming Montana fiddlers to scratchy old 45rpm records, new releases to the occasional wax cylinder.

This month, you'll hear banjo babes; appreciators of the Louvin Brothers; "yodeling blonde bombshells;" cowboy musicians; Canadian fiddling; and one of the Hanks of country music.

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Duets
12:48 pm
Wed May 28, 2014

Monday Music Special, June 2nd: "You Must Remember This"

6/2/14: This month on "You Must Remember This," 7:30-8:30pm:  host Allen Secher re-visits favorite standards, and favorite vocal pairings. A few of the artists: Nat King Cole and Natalie Cole;  Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong; Eydie Gormé and Steve Lawrence; Keely Smith and Louis Prima; Cleo Laine and Mel Tormé; Tony Bennett and k.d. lang; Tony and Celine Dion;  Tony and Bono...

"You Must Remember This" airs the first Monday of each month as a Monday Music Special.

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MTPR Music
6:00 am
Mon May 26, 2014

21st Century Women in Music

5/27/14: This week on "In Other Words:" It's a live music show. Host Ann Szalda-Petree introduces her guest, singer Eden Atwood, to some favorite songs written and performed by women since 2000.

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Broadcast-only, like the old days
6:31 pm
Thu May 22, 2014

The Bob Show, Friday, May 23rd, 7:30pm - 2:00am

Bob Dylan
Credit bobdylan.com

5/23/14: This week on "Pazz & Jop:" Saturday is Bob Dylan's 73rd birthday, which makes Friday, May 23rd the occasion for the annual Bob Show. Join host Fred Rice from 7:30pm Friday till 2:00am Saturday as he salutes Mr. Zimmerman's five decades of influence over popular music and culture.

Because Fred will be playing six and a half hours of Dylan, Dylan, and more Dylan, we'll be disabling our digital stream for this show.*  Turn on your radio, sing along, and find out how many lyrics you've forgotten from "Desolation Row" and "Lily, Rosemary and the Jack of Hearts."

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Works by Strauss and Wagner, with horn soloist
8:00 am
Wed May 7, 2014

Missoula Symphony Orchestra broadcast, Sunday, May 11th, 7:00pm

Eric Ruske, horn soloist
Credit Matt Dine

5/11/14: Join host Marguerite Munsche Sunday evening for a broadcast of the final concert in the 2013-2014 season of the Missoula Symphony Orchestra, Darko Butorac, music director and conductor.

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1st Tuesday of the month, 1st hour of "Folk Show"
6:00 pm
Mon May 5, 2014

Stan Howe program, Tuesday, May 6th, 2014

5/6/14: This week on "The Folk Show:" The first Tuesday of each month, from 2:06-3:05pm, the first hour of "The Folk Show" is Stan Howe's monthly program, featuring everything from up-and-coming Montana fiddlers to scratchy old 45rpm records, new releases to the occasional wax cylinder.

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The Music of Anita O'Day
1:24 pm
Fri May 2, 2014

Monday Music Special, May 5th: "You Must Remember This"

Anita O'Day
Credit Hulton Archive

5/5/14, 7:30-8:30pm: This month on "You Must Remember This," host Allen Secher profiles the career of singer, Anita O'Day.

"You Must Remember This" airs the first Monday of each month as a Monday Music Special.

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Monday Music Special
9:06 am
Mon April 28, 2014

Unsung Heroes: Cowboy Jack Clement

Cowboy Jack Clement

4/28/14: This week's Monday Music Special, 7:30 - 8:30pm, is another program in Tom Engelmann's series, "Unsung Heroes."

During a career that lasted over sixty years, Cowboy Jack Clement worked as a musician, recording engineer, producer, arranger and composer. Clement was associated with nearly a thousand recordings for George Jones, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Charley Pride, Waylon Jennings and numerous others.

A true “Unsung Hero,” Clement was a Nashville legend. Join Tom Engelmann as he salutes Cowboy Jack, another influential but overlooked master of modern music.

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