I Hear America Singing

Saturday 7pm, Monday 9pm

Some say it was the Kingston Trio who brought Folk Music of out the nightclubs and the halls of academia and into cars and living rooms all over the United States. Join us for a new program putting a spotlight on Folk Music. Ross Burns hosts this program sharing with you a wide range of performers and songs from his personal collection of Folk Music...putting the music into perspective of its time and in todays society. Saturdays at 7 - following  A Prairie  Home Companion and Mondays at 9pm tune in and learn about the many directions Folk Music has taken on I Hear America Singing. 

Program themes have included tributes to Steven Fromholz and Robert Burns,  Train Songs, Banjo Players, Coal Mining, and an Introduction to the Blues.   We've even had some in-studio guests.  

I Hear America Singing - Saturdays at 7pm with a rebroadcast Mondays at 9pm.  

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