Unsung Heroes http://mtpr.org en 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 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 Monday Music Special: The Great Engineer, Phil Ramone http://mtpr.org/post/monday-music-special-great-engineer-phil-ramone <p>Monday, September 16th, 2013, 7:30pm: host Tom Engelmann returns with another episode of "Unsung Heroes: Influential but Overlooked Masters of Modern Music," profiling the work of the late record producer and engineer, <a href="http://www.philramone.com/index.php" target="_blank">Phil Ramone</a>.</p> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 00:11:49 +0000 mtpr.org 8042 at http://mtpr.org Monday Music Special: The Great Engineer, Phil Ramone