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March 24, 2017
We might not have mountains here, but mountain music has been taking off in Wisconsin. Art Stevenson has been playing bluegrass in the Midwest for 25 years and for most fans, Stevenson is bluegrass in Wisconsin.
Nyckelharpa
March 7, 2017
Earl Holzman builds nyckelharpas, a traditional Swedish folk instrument.
Ukuladies
February 21, 2017
After three decades directing a choir, Mary Backus decided to form a different kind of music group for women who love to play the ukulele.
February 15, 2017
It’s hard to imagine that any musician could be as prolific as Jay Anderson. The saxophonist performs nearly every night, has started his own record label, and grows his own food.
KC Williams
February 10, 2017
Milwaukee musician K.C. Williams forges a career from country music to the classroom.
January 27, 2017
To sell phonographic cabinets, a furniture business decided to start a record label. It became one of the leading producers of blues records in the 1920s and made pioneering recordings of some of the nation’s great musicians, including Louis Armstrong and Ma Rainey.  
January 4, 2017
Two years ago, a neighborhood center in Madison landed a hard-to-come-by license to its own low-power FM radio frequency. Now the fledgling station is becoming a proving ground for aspiring DJs of all ages. Seth Jovaag brings us the story of one volunteer who stepped to the mic.
December 23, 2016
It seems like the back to school sales are barely over when the Christmas trees start to appear. The commercial drive of the holidays may seem like a modern problem but historian John Gurda tells us about the spending frenzy that gripped 19th century Milwaukee.
High school pep band
November 24, 2016
Burlington High School band Orange Crush is giving sports fans something to rock out to during half-time.
Modern Cellist
November 17, 2016
Most people know the cello is supposed to sound somber and beautiful. Kim Souther, a classically trained cellist who has performed in many professional orchestras, prefers to take a piece of classical music and turn it into a bluegrass song.

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