In this edition of MinneCulture, Marya Morstad focuses on the creative aging and the arts; exploring elders and life-long artists, as well as pioneering work in arts and aging, both locally and nationally. Learn about arts in elder care facilities, and how art can positively improve your health and enrich your life.
Another eclectic summer show mixing up old and new. New releases from Uptown Rebel, DJ Delay, Manutension, Aram Scaram/Citizen Sound, ElectroDubCompany, Dub Engine, The Blackstarliners, and the Nikki O’Neill Band. Also, the new compilation “In the Garden of Dub” (on the Positive Vibes netlabel). On top of this we featured a special mix from Dubsalon from Argentina (originally aired on “Echo Beach” at WLUW-FM).
Canciones y musica de fruta, olivos; de los pregoneros de dulces y pan; de la comida de America Latina y Espana en forma melodica/ Songs and music of fruit, olive trees; the street vendors of sweets and bread; the food of Latin America and Spain in melodic form
“Ni de aqui, ni de alla” Neither from here nor from there, the premiere of Radio Pocho takes us on a musical journey ese. Pocho is a term that refers to Chican@s, Mexican-Americans, or other Latin@s born in the U.S.A. but with roots elsewhere.
Part I: Interview and in studio performance by South Indian veena player Nirmala Rajasekar
Part II: Interview and in studio performance by Paul Metzger (modified banjo)
Part III: Tribute to saxophonist Fred Anderson (March 22, 1929 – June 24, 2010)