Zuill’s rocky island
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Renowned cellist and Artistic Director of the Sitka Summer Music Festival, Zuill Bailey was the guest castaway on Deserted Island on July 12, 2013. No big surprise that Zuill’s list contained Dvorak, Bach and Brahms. But rock & roll from Kiss and the Stone Temple Pilots? Hear the stories behind the ten songs that Zuill would choose to have if stranded on a deserted island, perhaps forever. A recipe for Zuill’s favorite family dessert will be posted shortly.
KISS- Detroit Rock City
Bee Gees- Staying alive
Gershwin- Rhapsody in Blue
Dvorak Cello Concerto mv’t 1
Stone Temple Pilots- Wicked Garden
Queen- One Vision
Bach – Chaconne
Bach - Goldberg Variations
Ray LaMontagne – For the Summer
Brahms – Lullaby for Cello and Piano
Raven Radio staff gather during this year's Solstice Cruise. From left to right: Office Volunteer Megan Pasternak, General Manager Ken Fate, Morning Edition Host Melissa Marconi Wentzel, Summer Intern Greta Mart, Development Director Amy Kramer Johnson, News Director Robert Woolsey, CoastAlaska Executive Director Mollie Kabler, News Reporter Rachel Waldholz, Program Director Rebecca LaGuire more
The Dee Daniels Vocal Jazz Workshop is underway this week in Sitka (July 18-25). For the last two years, Daniels has interrupted her touring and teaching schedule to live at the Sitka Fine Arts Camp, and coach a half-dozen students of widely-ranging ages and ability. KCAW’s Robert Woolsey recently stopped by her class and learned how much work it takes to make jazz seem effortless. more