music

-Ozarks at Large Stories
11:52 am
Fri July 31, 2015

Arkansauce Releases New Album

Arkansauce performs inside the Firmin-Garner Performance Studio in July.
Credit Antoinette Grajeda

Fayetteville-based band Arkansauce has spent the summer putting the finishing touches on its second, full-length studio album titled “All Day Long.” The group will celebrate the release of the new album tomorrow night at George's Majestic Lounge.

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-Ozarks at Large Stories
8:17 am
Sun July 26, 2015

One More Song from Corey Kilgannon

Credit Antoinette Grajeda

During a recent visit to the studio, Nashville-based artist Corey Kilgannon performed a couple of songs, including this one. He's joined on vocals by his sister.

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-Ozarks at Large Stories
1:56 pm
Fri July 24, 2015

Musician Shares Hospital Hymns

Credit Antoinette Grajeda

Nashville-based singer/songwriter Corey Kilgannon performed in Northwest Arkansas earlier this month. During his visit, he stopped by the Firmin-Garner Performance Studio to discuss his latest EP, "Hospital Hymns," and play a song off of it.

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-Ozarks at Large Stories
1:42 pm
Tue July 21, 2015

A Look At Underground Music In The South

A new documentary investigates whether underground or DIY music is thriving in the southern United States. We visit with the three people behind the film, who've paid visits to the underground music scenes in several cities including New Orleans, Hot Springs, and Fayetteville.

MUSIC: "Fire Flies" Owl City

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KUAF News and Notes
2:59 pm
Mon July 20, 2015

KUAF Launches New Music Podcast

While most probably think of KUAF as a news or classical music station, we have performers of all genres come into our studios to perform for us, and those interviews and performances end up on the air at various times and on different shows. All of our locally produced shows, from Ozarks at Large and Of Note to The Pickin' Post, Shades of Jazz and the Generic Blues Show, all feature in-studio performances at some point.

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-Ozarks at Large Stories
7:26 pm
Wed July 15, 2015

How to End a Museum's Day

Shannon Wurst wrote a song specifically to help end the business day at the Scott Family Amazeum.

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-KUAF Music and Culture
9:55 am
Tue May 19, 2015

Of Note for Tuesday, May 19: Liszt's Gypsy Flair

It's no secret that Franz Liszt was obsessed with the music of the gypsies and his Hungarian Rhapsodies are examples of this. However, according to conductor Ivan Fischer the notations given could not convey the improvisational style Liszt was going for when he composed the pieces. Fischer combined the orchestral scores with improvised gypsy arrangements, including the use of cimbalom, to bring back the original gypsy flair that he says Liszt was aiming for. Hear some of these from the Budapest Festival Orchestra as the highlight for Tuesday's program.

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-KUAF Music and Culture
4:01 pm
Fri April 24, 2015

SoNA Pops with Filmscores for Final Concert of Season

The Symphony of Northwest Arkansas closes with a pops concert titled "Night at the Movies," Saturday, April 25. Find out more about the season closer in this interview with Music Director Paul Haas.

  

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-KUAF Music and Culture
10:47 am
Fri April 24, 2015

Of Note for Friday, April 24: Fort Smith Chorale's Spring Concert

The Fort Smith Chorale's spring concert "Simple Gifts" features spirituals, hymns and patriotic songs. Catch a broadcast of the April 16 concert in today's program.

-KUAF Music and Culture
9:36 am
Thu April 23, 2015

Of Note for Thursday, April 23: John Cage's Sound Manifesto

Iconoclast 20th century composer John Cage infamously stated that everything and nothing was music. UA music professor Er-Gene Kahng and composer Ryan Cockerham explore Cage's "Variations" in a live setting as part of Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art's next Art Night Out Saturday, April 25, in their second installment of the Fuse New Music Series.

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