Kevin Vance

12:51pm

Sat May 24, 2014
A Patchwork Quilt Saturday 5/24/2014 at 5pm

Bob Dylan's birthday

Cate Blanchette as "Jude Quinn" from the 2007 film "I'm Not There"

It's Bob Dylan's 73rd birthday today.  We'll celebrate.

We'll hear his songs sung in Women's voices, such as Joan Baez, Odetta, Nanci Griffith, and a singer from Bhutan named Lhamo Dukpa.

A Patchwork Quilt can be heard Saturdays at 5pm on 91.7 FM KALW in San Francisco and online at kalw.org.

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1:27pm

Fri May 16, 2014
A Patchwork Quilt Saturday 5/17/2014 at 5pm

A Conspiracy Of Beards

A Conspiracy Of Beards

They're Your Men.  A Conspiracy Of Beards is an all-male choir devoted to singing the songs of Leonard Cohen will fill our studios Saturday at 5pm on A Patchwork Quilt.  

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8:52am

Fri May 2, 2014
A Patchwork Quilt 5/3/2014

Garrin Benfield and Happy Birthday, Pete!

Garrin Benfield

This Saturday at 5pm on A Patchwork Quilt,

Kevin's first guest will be singer/songwriter /guitarist Garrin Benfield.  You can learn more about his music at his website, http://www.garrin.com/.  Then the final hour, we'll celebrate Pete Seeger's birthday.  He would have been 95.  David Dunaway, Pete's biographer, will come in and share a chapter from his radio series about Pete, "How Can I Keep From Singing?" and announce a new website called "Remembering Pete Seeger".

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1:18pm

Sat March 15, 2014
A Patchwork Quilt 3/15/2014

A Patchwork Quilt 3/15/2014

Close enough to Saint Patrick's Day.  This afternoon, more Irish music you can shake a shillelagh at.  5 o'clock today.  Requests and feedback to kevin_vance@yahoo.com.  Slainte!

1:38pm

Fri May 24, 2013
Then And Now Sunday at 8pm

Then And Now

Kevin Vance sitting in for Sarah Cahill, will play guitar music of Fernando Sor, piano music of Robert Schumann, A Mozart string quartet and a Bach Cello suite.  We'll also hear some 20th century music from William Kraft and Philip Glass.

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