Music Special http://mtpr.org en Indigenous Expression, Monday, July 28th, 7:30pm http://mtpr.org/post/indigenous-expression-monday-july-28th-730pm <p></p><p>The July edition of "Indigenous Expression" features music by&nbsp; Jimi Hendrix, John Trudell, Jim Boyd, Tom Morello, Los Lonely Boys, Richie Havens, Vincent Craig, Northern Cree, and more.</p><p>Join host David Sam for "Indigenous Expression" Monday at 7:30pm, once a month, for indigenous music and words from around the world.</p> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Beth Anne Austein 22398 at http://mtpr.org Indigenous Expression, Monday, July 28th, 7:30pm Monday Music Special, July 7th: "You Must Remember This" http://mtpr.org/post/monday-music-special-july-7th-you-must-remember <p></p><p>7/7/14: This month on <em>You Must Remember This</em>, 7:30-8:30pm: host Allen Secher features singer <a href="http://www.michaelfeinstein.com/wp/?page_id=1653" target="_blank">Michael Feinstein</a>'s renditions of Gershwin songs, with introductions by Feinstein. In addition, you'll hear archival music and conversation from George and Ira Gershwin, Tony Thomas and Oscar Levant.</p><p>"You Must Remember This" airs the first Monday of each month as a Monday Music Special.</p> Thu, 03 Jul 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Beth Anne Austein 21375 at http://mtpr.org Monday Music Special, July 7th: "You Must Remember This" Monday Music Special June 30th: Laura Nyro http://mtpr.org/post/monday-music-special-june-30th-laura-nyro <p>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.&nbsp; Join Tom Engelmann for another edition of “Unsung Heroes, Influential but Overlooked Masters of Modern Music” as he plays the songs of Laura Nyro&nbsp; performed by The Fifth Dimension, Three Dog Night, Barbara Streisand, Blood Sweat and Tears and others.&nbsp; It also features Laura singing with jazz group The Manhattan Transfer and on her last live recording from 1989.</p><p></p> Mon, 30 Jun 2014 18:36:00 +0000 Tom Engelmann 20754 at http://mtpr.org Monday Music Special June 30th: Laura Nyro Monday Music Special June 30th http://mtpr.org/post/monday-music-special-june-30th <p>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.&nbsp; Join Tom Engelmann for another edition of “Unsung Heroes, Influential but Overlooked Masters of Modern Music” as he plays the songs of Laura Nyro&nbsp; performed by The Fifth Dimension, Three Dog Night, Barbara Streisand, Blood Sweat and Tears and others.&nbsp; It also features Laura singing with jazz group The Manhattan Transfer and on her last live recording from 1989.</p><p></p> Mon, 30 Jun 2014 18:36:00 +0000 Tom Engelmann 20755 at http://mtpr.org Monday Music Special June 30th Monday Music Special, June 30th: Laura Nyro http://mtpr.org/post/monday-music-special-june-30th-laura-nyro-0 <p>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.&nbsp; Join Tom Engelmann for another edition of “Unsung Heroes, Influential but Overlooked Masters of Modern Music” as he plays the songs of Laura Nyro&nbsp; performed by The Fifth Dimension, Three Dog Night, Barbara Streisand, Blood Sweat and Tears and others.&nbsp; It also features Laura singing with jazz group The Manhattan Transfer and on her last live recording from 1989.</p><p></p> Mon, 23 Jun 2014 18:40:00 +0000 Tom Engelmann 20756 at http://mtpr.org Monday Music Special, June 30th: Laura Nyro Monday Music Special, June 2nd: "You Must Remember This" http://mtpr.org/post/monday-music-special-june-2nd-you-must-remember <p></p><p></p><p>6/2/14: This month on "You Must Remember This," 7:30-8:30pm:&nbsp; host Allen Secher re-visits favorite standards, and favorite vocal pairings. A few of the artists: Nat King Cole and Natalie Cole;&nbsp; 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;&nbsp; Tony and Bono...</p><p>"You Must Remember This" airs the first Monday of each month as a Monday Music Special.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 28 May 2014 18:48:49 +0000 Beth Anne Austein 19690 at http://mtpr.org Monday Music Special, June 2nd: "You Must Remember This" Monumental Disagreements http://mtpr.org/post/monumental-disagreements <p>05/26/2014 - <span class="piece-description-lead">This is a country awash in monuments. They adorn traffic circles, street corners and, of course, the National Mall. In this special Memorial Day episode of BackStory, the American History Guys explore the idea of national remembrance. What or whom have Americans chosen to memorialize? And what do these choices say about us?</span></p><p><br /><a href="http://www.prx.org/pieces/97429-monumental-disagreements-rebroadcast" target="_blank">http://www.prx.org/pieces/97429-monumental-disagreements-rebroadcast</a></p><p></p> Mon, 19 May 2014 14:44:47 +0000 Sue Ginn 19251 at http://mtpr.org Monumental Disagreements Indigenous Expressions, Monday, May 19th, 7:30pm http://mtpr.org/post/indigenous-expressions-monday-may-19th-730pm <p></p><p>5/19/14: The May edition of "Indigenous Expressions" features music by&nbsp; Shadowyze; Floyd Westerman; Buffy Sainte-Marie; <span dir="ltr">Ben Harper with Charlie Musselwhite; Jeff Healey Band; Garland Jeffreys; Mark Farner with Grand Funk; Derek Miller with Double Trouble; and more</span>.</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> Wed, 14 May 2014 14:00:00 +0000 mtpr.org 18828 at http://mtpr.org Indigenous Expressions, Monday, May 19th, 7:30pm Monday Music Special, May 5th: "You Must Remember This" http://mtpr.org/post/monday-music-special-may-5th-you-must-remember <p></p><p>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.</p><p>"You Must Remember This" airs the first Monday of each month as a Monday Music Special.</p> Fri, 02 May 2014 19:24:56 +0000 Beth Anne Austein 18520 at http://mtpr.org Monday Music Special, May 5th: "You Must Remember This" Unsung Heroes: Cowboy Jack Clement http://mtpr.org/post/unsung-heroes-cowboy-jack-clement <p>4/28/14: This week's Monday Music Special, 7:30 - 8:30pm, is another program in Tom Engelmann's series, "Unsung Heroes."</p><p>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.</p><p>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.</p> Mon, 28 Apr 2014 15:06:56 +0000 mtpr.org 17521 at http://mtpr.org Unsung Heroes: Cowboy Jack Clement