Pat, who is going on 107 years old, says she was surprised that her difficulty breathing was caused by a heart problem, not her lungs.
When I was told, “I’ll be bringing a digital piano,” to the session for Centerstage MN, I thought it was a fancy way to say “keyboard.” Nope. I’ll be joined in-studio by High Drama Blues for some live music and conversation this Thursday night at 6 – and it’s a REAL digital piano!
From Chisholm, HDB is an original and intricate blues & rock band. In-studio I’ll have Gina Nordquist in vocals, Rob Wheeler on guitar and harmonica and Marty Halverson on digital piano and accordion. Their self-titled debut release was recorded at on the Iron Range at Sparta Sound by Rich Mattson – it’s a great CD, but there is an energy to them when they play live that you’ll want to hear.
David Brislance photographs birds and animals in the forest near his home in Lutsen, Minnesota. In this edition of WTIP North Shore Community Radio’s Artist Open House, producer Jay Andersen speaks with Brislance about his photography and what inspires him.