Tapestry (WBHM 90.3, Birmingham)
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WBHM's weekly arts and culture show.
||Leon Botstein: Music is so important because it has no purpose||UAB has awarded the 2014 Ireland Distinguished Visiting Scholar Prize to Dr. Leon Botstein. The award brings to campus outstanding scholars who are recognized as leaders in the arts and sciences. While at UAB, Botstein conducted a special performance of||12 3 14||Free||View In iTunes|
||Act of Congress: Christmas Vol. 2||The Birmingham acoustic quartet features influences from jazz, rock and pop and just released an album of Christmas songs. WBHM's Michael Krall spoke with band members Adam Wright and Chris Griffin and produced this audio postcard. (Note: Click the title||11 12 13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Dar Williams: Finding Her Musical Voice||Singer-songwriter Dar Williams has been compared to Joni Mitchell and Joan Baez but with a bit of an acidic twist. Her ninth studio album is called In The Time of Gods. Williams performs in Birmingham Tuesday night and she spoke with WBHM's Michael Krall||8 12 13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Eric Essix Evolution||Alabama native Eric Essix has released his 20th record. "evolution" is a musical excursion from the times of Birmingham in 1963 to the progress of the city and its people, today.||21 8 13||Free||View In iTunes|
||Susan Werner Comes to Birmingham||Folk singer-songwriter Susan Werner knows food. She grew up on a family farm in Iowa. She has strong opinions about what we should eat and where that food should come from. So she says it was a no brainer when she was commissioned to write a concept al||18 7 13||Free||View In iTunes|