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David Holt's State of Music Previous Broadcasts

David Holt's State of Music - Onstage! (Episode #208H)

KQED Life: Mon, May 22, 2017 -- 1:30 AM

Rhiannon Giddens and Friends, Balsam Range, Josh Goforth, and the Branchettes join host David Holt for a concert at the Bardo Arts Center of Western Carolina University.

Dom Flemosn, David Holt (Episode #207H)

KQED Life: Mon, May 22, 2017 -- 1:00 AM

David shares tunes and stories with "American Songster" Dom Flemons, founder of the Carolina Chocolate Drops, at an old general store in rural North Carolina.

David Holt's State of Music - Onstage! (Episode #208H)

KQED Life: Sun, May 21, 2017 -- 7:30 PM

Rhiannon Giddens and Friends, Balsam Range, Josh Goforth, and the Branchettes join host David Holt for a concert at the Bardo Arts Center of Western Carolina University.

Dom Flemosn, David Holt (Episode #207H)

KQED Life: Sun, May 21, 2017 -- 7:00 PM

David shares tunes and stories with "American Songster" Dom Flemons, founder of the Carolina Chocolate Drops, at an old general store in rural North Carolina.

Doyle Lawson, St. John Unity Choir (Episode #206H)

KQED Life: Mon, May 15, 2017 -- 1:30 AM

David checks in with Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver and gets some stories from Doyle's years on the road; also, a visit to the St. John AME Zion Church in Kinston, North Carolina, where the Unity Choir performs.

The Kruger Brothers (Episode #205H)

KQED Life: Mon, May 15, 2017 -- 1:00 AM

David travels to the mountains of Wilkes County, NC, to share tunes and stories with Jens and Uwe Kruger and bass player Joel Landsberg. The Krugers first came to North Carolina for Merlfest and found such a welcome for their unique brand of bluegrass that they are now permanent residents.

Doyle Lawson, St. John Unity Choir (Episode #206H)

KQED Life: Sun, May 14, 2017 -- 7:30 PM

David checks in with Doyle Lawson and Quicksilver and gets some stories from Doyle's years on the road; also, a visit to the St. John AME Zion Church in Kinston, North Carolina, where the Unity Choir performs.

The Kruger Brothers (Episode #205H)

KQED Life: Sun, May 14, 2017 -- 7:00 PM

David travels to the mountains of Wilkes County, NC, to share tunes and stories with Jens and Uwe Kruger and bass player Joel Landsberg. The Krugers first came to North Carolina for Merlfest and found such a welcome for their unique brand of bluegrass that they are now permanent residents.

Amythyst Kiah and Mipso (Episode #204H)

KQED Life: Mon, May 8, 2017 -- 1:30 AM

David introduces viewers to new young talents in an episode featuring powerhouse vocalist Amythyst Kiah and original songs with close harmonies from the band Mipso.

Wayne Henderson, Jeff Little (Episode #203H)

KQED Life: Mon, May 8, 2017 -- 1:00 AM

David goes to Rugby, Virginia, to play tunes with Wayne Henderson and Jeff Little. Jeff talks about the piano as a bluegrass instrument and Wayne takes David inside his guitar-making workshop.

Amythyst Kiah and Mipso (Episode #204H)

KQED Life: Sun, May 7, 2017 -- 7:30 PM

David introduces viewers to new young talents in an episode featuring powerhouse vocalist Amythyst Kiah and original songs with close harmonies from the band Mipso.

Wayne Henderson, Jeff Little (Episode #203H)

KQED Life: Sun, May 7, 2017 -- 7:00 PM

David goes to Rugby, Virginia, to play tunes with Wayne Henderson and Jeff Little. Jeff talks about the piano as a bluegrass instrument and Wayne takes David inside his guitar-making workshop.

Glencon Mill - Alice Gerrad, Rayna Gellert, Laurelyn Dossett (Episode #202H)

KQED Life: Mon, May 1, 2017 -- 1:30 AM

David meets bluegrass legend Alice Gerrard, fiddler Rayna Gellert, and singer-songwriter Laurelyn Dossett at a 19th-century cotton mill to play traditional mill songs and share stories.

Steep Canyon Rangers (Episode #201H)

KQED Life: Mon, May 1, 2017 -- 1:00 AM

Join David on a visit to a Blue Ridge Mountain farm where the Steep Canyon Rangers perform and share stories about the band's history and life on the road touring with comedian Steve Martin.

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