Wednesday MidDay Medley
Produced and Hosted by Mark Manning
Wednesday, August 14, 2013
The Musical World of Sarah Carpenter
Mark welcomes Sarah Carpenter who joins us as our special guest co-host and guest producer. Sarah shares songs that just absolutely tickle her, with lyrics, and performances from American popular music just before the Rock and Roll era began. Sarah will play selections from: Walter Cole, Ruth Brown, Louis Prima & Keely Smith, Blossom Dearie, Dinah Washington, Mel Tourme’, Shirley Horn, Nat King Cole, Eartha Kitt, Fred Astaire, Louis Jordan, and John Lee Hooker.
Sarah will also feature recordings with Kansas City based bands she was a part of including: The Columns, Rural Grit All-Stars, Kasey Rausch, The Afterparty, and two bands that never released albums: The Mourning After, and Dirty Mae. Sarah will also feature a selection from the newest band she has just started singing with called: High & Dry.