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Classics Live 71: Cellist Matt Beckmann


Joyce DiDonato makes old favorites sound new

Joyce DiDonato took the old Italian songs and arias sung by every aspiring classical student as the basis for her new album, Songplay. Her all-star team of musicians arranged the songs in jazz and samba styles. She intersperses those with show tunes and jazz standards of our own time. Michael Keelan talked with her about the album and her roles in the upcoming Metropolitan Opera season.

The Retro Cocktail Hour #769 (rebroadcast)

February 24, 2019 (rebroadcast)

The Retro Cocktail Hour #811

February 23, 2019

Classics Live 70: Simon Johnson, Organist


Soloists from Park University's International Center for Music February 12, 2019

Soloists from Park University's International Center for Music visited the studio to preview

The Tiki Torches Interview

RCH host Darrell Brogdon interviews Robert Hamilton of The Tiki Torches. The Dallas-based exotica band will perform at Maceli's in Lawrence on Saturday, February 23, at 8:00 p.m. Tickets at Visit the Tiki Torches online for a show calendar, audio, video and merchandise.

The Retro Cocktail Hour #767 (rebroadcast)

February 10, 2019 (rebroadcast)

The Retro Cocktail Hour #809

February 9, 2019

Sky Smeed live at Kansas Public Radio February 9, 2019

Lawrence singer-songwriter Sky Smeed sings songs from


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