Sonyk Vortex In Concert

Sonyk Vortex In Concert

It’s officially summer break this Saturday on The Children’s Hour Radio Show, so to have a great party, we have a live mini concert with the kids in Sonyk Vortex. Plus, 4th graders who are in the Wild Friends Program talk about pollinators in Albuquerque. With music by Emmanuel Jal, Gunnar Madsen, The Laurie Berkner Band, Grateful Dead, Herbie Treehead, Rising Appalachia, and Albuquerque’s own teenage rockers, Sonyk Vortex. Follow & like us 🙂

Classical Summertime

Classical Summertime

It’s summertime for New Mexico kids, so we’re celebrating the end of school with some live music. Seth Hoffman plays us his Ode To Teachers. Hear award winning teenage classical bass player, Toby Vigneau play for us, and delight in a tango performed live by virtuoso violinist Dr. Cármelo delosSantos. Originally broadcast May 19, 2018. Follow & like us 🙂

Celebrating Moms

Celebrating Moms

  We celebrated moms for Mother’s Day. In the studio we interviewed 14 year old Hawthorne Bolger Witherspoon, an artist who’s work illustrates a new book called South Valley, written by Jimmy Santiago Baca. And, we heard the winning essay of Youth Aldo Leopold Writing Contest read by its winner, Akshay Warrier. With music by Tarrus Riley, Ladysmith Black Mambazo, Big Bang Boom, Sho Mo and the Monkey Bunch, Bill Harley, They Might Be Giants, Massimo Ceriotti, Buck Howdy and EmiSunshine. Follow & like us 🙂

Fossilized Footprints At White Sands National Monument

Fossilized Footprints At White Sands National Monument

New Mexico is a hotspot for anthropology. We interviewed David Bustos from White Sands National Monument about some ancient footprints he discovered, and the story they tell about giant sloths. With music by The Wailing Souls, a cut from Nas, Damian “Jr. Gong” Marley & Jr. Reid, The Green Chili Jam Band, Mark Dudrow & Justin Dean and The Harmonica Pocket     Follow & like us 🙂

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