Ala. Arts Radio Series: Bobby Horton
This program is a rebroadcast of Joey Brackner interviewing Alabama's curator of historic song - Bobby Horton. Best known for his CDs of Civil War era music and membership in the popular band Three On a String, Mr. Horton also discusses his family's musical heritage and his work composing songs for numerous Ken Burns' documentary films. Bobby Horton was a recipient of a 2005 Governor's Arts Award.
Each week, members of the Council staff will be visiting with Alabama’s musicians, painters, sculptors, writers, and other special individuals who contribute to the state’s rich artistic traditions. This special radio series will air on WHIL 91.3 Public Radio in Mobile every Saturday at 2:30 PM and on Sunday evening, from 5:00 P.M. - 5:30 P.M., on the Troy University Public Radio network. The Troy University Public Radio network consists of WTSU 89.9 (serving Montgomery and Troy); WRWA 88.7 (serving Dothan); and WTJB 91.7 (serving Columbus and Phenix City). WTSU broadcasts news, cultural and informational programs and is affiliated with National Public Radio, Public Radio International, the Associated Press and the Alabama Broadcasters Association. This radio series may not be broadcast in your area, but it can be accessed via the Internet at: http://www.arts.alabama.gov /actc/1/radioseries.html#horton3
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