Some Cultural Selections from the Internet by Foley Schuler…
As listeners know, I have a great passion for travel—a passion born out of the same interests and impulses that have lead me to be at the microphone here, and, indeed, deeply connected to my work as a radio host. I used some vacation time last month, shortly before the start of the camp season, to take a journey that, though relatively close to home, was as epic as any I have made around the globe--a memorable summer road trip through America’s heartland, crisscrossing the upper Midwest to various points of interests—indeed, pilgrimages, some I had long wanted to make, others serendipitous discoveries, some both. Since most of these were of cultural and artistic interest, as is my inclination, I have decided to depart slightly from my usual format and thought I would include some hyperlinked highlights from the trip as the basis for this column. Read the entire article here
Blue Lake Public Radio is Pleased to be a
The 5th Annual GRandJazzFest is West Michigan's only free, weekend-long Jazz festival. Blue Lake Public Radio is proud to be a Participating Sponsor of the August 20th & 21st event at Rosa Parks Circle in downtown Grand Rapids. GRandJazzFest will again feature notable Jazz performers, plus up-and-coming artists, for diverse audiences. The event is family friendly. Bring lawn chairs, mini-coolers, and sunscreen – then get ready to relax and enjoy some great Jazz! In the meantime, here’s a video with highlights of the 2015 GRandJazzFest.
About Blue Lake Public Radio
Blue Lake Fine Arts Camp serves West Michigan with its two public radio stations. Grand Rapids listeners turn to WBLU 88.9, while WBLV 90.3 serves Muskegon and the West Michigan shoreline from Holland to Manistee. Our two signals together reach 18 counties. Our programming is also streamed online, and we have free listening apps for Android and iOS devices.
Thousands of people tune in each week to enjoy our mission of Classical and Jazz music, along with NPR’s Morning Edition. Please see our online program guide for a full schedule.
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