guitar http://kalw.org en Celtic Guitarist Tony McManus Goes Classical http://kalw.org/post/celtic-guitarist-tony-mcmanus-goes-classical <p></p><p>Tony McManus, the amazingly talented fingerstyle guitarist from Scotland returns to the KALW studios this Saturday 3 pm after a 9 year absence!&nbsp; Not only is Tony a master of the Celtic guitar, he has explored other musical genres—jazz, Jewish, and now classical.&nbsp; Tony will perform selections from his new CD "Mysterious Boundaries" and will tell us why he made the leap to classical music.</p><p></p> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 08:17:41 +0000 JoAnn Mar 45437 at http://kalw.org Celtic Guitarist Tony McManus Goes Classical Double Live Bill this Saturday 3 pm: Nina Gerber & Ya Elah http://kalw.org/post/double-live-bill-saturday-3-pm-nina-gerber-ya-elah <p>Ya Elah, the women's vocal ensemble, returns to KALW with a new line-up of singers and musicians.&nbsp;&nbsp; Their spiritual songs combine the rhythms and melodies of Balkan and Middle Eastern music with sacred and liturgical texts.&nbsp; Our other guests include two great acoustic guitarists--Steve Baughman and Nina Gerber (who has accompanied the late Kate Wolf, as well as Dave Alvin, Nanci Griffith, and Peter Rowan).</p> Thu, 20 Mar 2014 07:08:44 +0000 JoAnn Mar 41190 at http://kalw.org Double Live Bill this Saturday 3 pm: Nina Gerber & Ya Elah Shasta String Celebration Comes To KALW this Sat. 3 pm http://kalw.org/post/shasta-string-celebration-comes-kalw-sat-3-pm <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: 'lucida grande', tahoma, verdana, arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: 18px; orphans: auto; text-align: left; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); display: inline !important; float: none;"><strong>"Folk Music &amp; Beyond"</strong> welcomes members of the <strong>Shasta String Celebration</strong>, an all-star line-up o Thu, 18 Jul 2013 05:27:06 +0000 JoAnn Mar 30289 at http://kalw.org Shasta String Celebration Comes To KALW this Sat. 3 pm Martin Hayes and Dennis Cahill Live on Folk Music & Beyond http://kalw.org/post/martin-hayes-and-dennis-cahill-live-folk-music-beyond <p>The great Irish fiddler Martin Hayes and guitarist Dennis Cahill return to Folk Music &amp; Beyond for a live performance this Saturday February 25th at 3 pm. &nbsp;Hayes ranks among the most innovative and distinguished fiddlers playing traditional music today.</p> Sun, 19 Feb 2012 04:46:30 +0000 JoAnn Mar 6129 at http://kalw.org Martin Hayes and Dennis Cahill Live on Folk Music & Beyond