April 2013 Century Song Archives

Today we interview David Echelard, were he talked about hurdy gurdy and medieval plainchant, and improvised on plainchant themes.

During the first hour we listened to the great Irish group Chulrua from a perfomance at Hosmer Library in 2011
In the second hour we had in studio guest Lonsome Dan Kase, performing and talking about ragtime, the blues and original music.

Today we had guests, Sherry Minnick and Shawn McBurnie sing songs that Shawn wrote about fearsome critters from the Northlands

During the second hour we had Irish accordion master, Paddy O’Brien play and talk about the tradition and his new book.