World Music

Music Hosts: Ron Thums and Jean Silverberg
News Host: Edwin Allen
Producer: Dale Connelly

On today’s Morning Blend, Steve Kramer’s business and creative friends Bob Hest and Kevin Kling will visit. We’ll also hear an excerpt from Marian Wright Edelman’s speech at the 23rd annual MLK breakfast, held at the Minneapolis Convention Center.
Captain Melanie Rucker of the Minneapolis Fire Department tells us about the opening of some rare job opportunities, and Nanci Oleson of tells us about hte value of tiny gardens.
The crew from KOEH in Dipperville makes its usual Tuesday appearance.

2012 in review

From Masood Rana to Kuljit Bhamra via Najma Akhtar, Suba Sankaran, Nadia Ali, Natacha Atlas, and many more.
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Music Host:  Cory Washington

News Host:  Siobhan Kierans

Producer:  Dale Connelly

It's Martin Luther King's birthday observance and Inauguration Day all wrapped up in one.  We'll also get regular features from World Exposure and Story City.  We'll talk with Janis Lane-Ewart in Washington DC, Andrew Campanella of School Choice Week, and hear from local Somalis who gathered on Friday to hear a speech by Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, the new president of Somalia. 

 

During the first hour we listen to a concert by North Indian vocalist, Kalapini Komkali. She is the daughter of Kumar Gandharv. The concert was recorded and edited by Dan Rein.
In second hour we had in studio guest, Karen Townsend. Karen played the accordion and sang her origin songs.

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