10×10 Festival

A new 10-day festival is coming to downtown Pittsfield featuring 10-minute tangos, new works of art, music, poetry, ten-minute plays, and a smart-phone film festival among other happenings. Host Carrie Saldo gets the details from four of the event curators Megan...

Arts & Entertainment

Lisa Carter is a Cher tribute artist. Her mission is to recreate the essence of this music icon, including four decades of her greatest hits. Flamboyant costumes, Vegas choreography and the feel of  a Vegas show with the glamour of Cher on stage makes this a true...

And the Grammy goes to…

Will Shelburne Falls native Seth Glier hear his name called on Sunday during music’s biggest night? Glier has been nominated for a GRAMMY Award for Best Engineered Album, Non-Classical.  This is the first nomination for the rising artist/producer. Glier discusses his...

Musician Chris Smither

Folk/blues singer, guitarist, and songwriter Chris Smither, will be joining us with music contributor and  radio personality Monte Belmonte to talk about the folk-blues revival in the early 60’s.  Smither will also discuss his professional career, influences and his...

Guitar Maker

We visit furniture and cabinet maker Paul Girouard in his workshop in Sturbridge to discover how he’s turned his passions for woodworking and music into a line of handmade, finely-crafted guitars. Girouard Guitars/Fine...

Springfield Symphony Orchestra

Guests: Maestro Kevin Rhodes and Symphony Executive Director Michael Jonnes A preview of the upcoming 2011-12 Springfield Symphony Orchestra season of performances. The great romantics have always played a big role in their programs and their 11th season together is...

PBS Fall Arts Festival

Guest: John Wilson, Senior Vice President and Chief TV Programming Executive John Wilson, Senior VP and Chief TV Programming Executive will join us via Skype interview to discuss the “PBS Arts Fall Festival” airing this fall on Friday evenings....

Lux Deluxe

Lux Deluxe is a Northampton based band formed by brothers Jacob Rosazza (bass) and Caleb Rosazza (guitar) and cousin Gabe Bernini (keyboards). In 2009 the band found its lead singer in Ned King, along with talented drummer Jake Edwards, the band will release its first...

David Wax Museum

Suz Slezak & David Wax have formed the core of the “Museum”, and with a new album out called, Everything Is Saved, The David Wax Museum has been drawing rave reviews from all corners and is now in the national spotlight.  Contributor Monte Belmonte sat down with...

Springfield Fantastique

Guest: Michael Jones, Exec. Dir. – Spfld. Symphony Orchestra From 12:15 to 12:45pm on Thurs. April 8th – join the “Fantastique” conga line from Tower Square Park to Court Square in downtown Springfield. Michael Jones, executive Director of the Springfield Symphony...

Red Hot Chilli Pipers

Today we’re celebrating Saint Patrick’s Day with Red Hot Chilli Pipers in studio. Guitarist Ben Holloway, Bagpiper Stuart Cassells, and Gordon “Dougie” McCance will join host Carrie Saldo – to talk about the luck of the Irish in 2007 when they won BBC’s “When Will I...

Community Music School

Community Music School of Springfield is organizing Musical Journeys; a six week series of daytime courses designed for lifelong learners. Music Director and conductor of the Springfield Symphony Orchestra Kevin Rhodes and Executive Director of the Community Music...