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Playlist for A Patchwork Quilt
Saturday August 16, 2014
5:00 pm-6:30 pm
91.7 fm KALW San Francisco
500 Mansell Street
San Francisco CA 94134
Kevin Vance, host & producer

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time played
Song(length of song)
Album(year recorded)
Label, website
Artists’ website

5:00 PM
Neal Hellman
Oktober County1988

5:02 PM
John Renbourn
Little Niles6:58
Palermo Snow2011

5:08 PM
Richard Thompson
Did She Jump Or Was She Pushed4:19
The Chrono Show2004
Beeswing Records

5:13 PM
Kyla Vuotti Uutta Kuuta5:09
(the village awaits the new moon)
Xenophile / NorthSide

5:19 PM
David Grisman and Jerry Garcia
Arkansas Traveller3:31
Not For Kids Only1993
Acoustic Disc

5:22 PM
Laurie Lewis & Kathy Kallick
Happy I’ll Be2:35
Sing The Songs Of Vern & Ray2014
Spruce & Maple Music

5:25 PM
Robin Williams
Doing Voices0:57
Mrs Doubtfire1993
20th Century Fox DVD

5:26 PM
The Beatles
Being For The Benefit Of Mr. Kite! takes 72:34
Anthology 2 [Disc 2} 1967

5:30 PM
Bob Dylan
Talking Bear Mountain Picnic Massacre Blues3:42
The Bootleg Series, Vol. 9: The Witmark Demos 1962-1964 [Disc 1]1962

5:34 PM
Kevin Vortmann, Justin Keyes, Zachary Ford, Chriss Meissner, Louis Pardo, David Michael Laffey; Michael Tilson Thomas: San Francisco Symphony
West Side Story: No. 8, Cool (Riff, Jets)4:25
Bernstein: West Side Story [Disc 1]2013
SFS Media

5:38 PM
Robin Williams
Robin W. talks about alcohol4:55
Weapons Of Self Destruction2009
Sony DVD

5:43 PM
Mary Gauthier
I Drink4:22
Live At Blue Rock2013
In The Black

5:47 PM
Bob Franke
My Next Drink3:22
Waterbug Anthology Nine 2010

5:51 PM
Betsy Rose
Spirited Child5:47
Paper Crane Music

5:56 PM
Uncle Bonsai
Half of the People1:56
The Grim Parade2010
Yellow Tail Records

6:01 PM
Rupa & The April Fishes
Lay My Head Down5:30
Live At The Independent2014
Electric Gumbo Radio Music

6:05 PM
Robin Williams
RW Vs. GW5:35
We Are Most Amused2008
from ITV (UK), found on YouTube

6:11 PM
Jeff Sanford’s Cartoon Jazz Band
Bird Life In The Bronx2:42
Cartoon Logic2013
Digital Victrola

6:13 PM
Tracy Grammar, with Dave Carter
The Mountain3:14
Performed Live on A Patchwork Quilt in September 2000
original appears on Tanglewood Tree from Signature Sounds

6:16 PM
Robin Williams
As A Crazy Old Man with Sage Advice5:45
Live At The Roxy HBO special 1978
found on YouTube

6:22 PM
Carlo Bergonzi, Orchestra of the Metropolitan Opera House
Ridi Pagliaccio (laugh, clown)1:04
Ruggero Leoncavallo’s opera I Pagliacci
New York, 27 October, 1962
found on YouTube

6:23 PM
Steve Gillette, Cindy Mangsen, Michael Smith, Anne Hills
I Drew My Ship3:15
Compass Rose Music

6:26 PM
Jake Shimabukuro
Island Fever Blues3:41
Grand Ukulele2012
Mailboat Records


Playlist for Across The Great Divide
Sunday August 17, 2014
11:00 AM to 1:00 PM
KPFA 94.1 & KPFB 89.3 Berkeley
KFCF 88.1 Fresno
1929 Martin Luther King Jr Way
Berkeley, CA 94704
Robbie Osman is the regular host
Kevin Vance, substitute host & producer for today
kevin_vance at yahoo dot com

working on a website of my own

You can listen online to this program for two weeks at

11:00 AM
Kate Wolf
Across The Great Divide4:14
Weaver Of Visions – Anthology (1)2000
originally on Close To You1981


today’s topics:
18 year old Mike Brown killed by a white police officer in Missouri
people being killed in Gaza, and on a hilltop in Iraq
a famous, well-loved person deciding to die
Songs about Justice, or the lack thereof
and sometimes, there are no words
so some sad guitar instrumentals

David Rovics
His Hands Were In The Air

Steve Baughman
Ramble to Cashel
Ramble to Cashel

Sweet Honey In The Rock
Ella’s Song
Flying Fish

Patty Larkin
Bound Brook
La Guitara

Huey Newton
The Black Panther Party Calls For..
Black Power: Music Of A Revolution [Disc 1]
Shout Factory

Tupac Amaru Shakur
The Best Of 2Pac, Part 1: Thug

William Ackerman
Dance For The Death Of A Bird
In Search Of The Turtle’s Navel
Windham Hill

Gil Scott-Heron
Evolution (And Flashback): The Very Best of Gil Scott-Heron edited for airplayRCA Victor

Atahualpa Yupanqui
La Finadita, (Instr.)
Integrale – Vol. 1
Le Chant Du Monde

Nina Simone
Strange Fruit
Anthology [Disc 1]

David Tanenbaum
Variations On Walter Von Der Vogelweide’s “Song Of Palestine”
Serenado – The Guitar Music Of Lou Harrison
New Albion

Michael Franti
Oh My God
Songs From The Front Porch
Boo Boo Wax

Az Samad
Berjalan Bersamamu
from his website
Az Samad

12:00 PM
Ben Harper
Like A King
Welcome To The Cruel World

Elk/High Tide/Yetierre

Len Chandler
I’m Going To Get My Baby Out Of Jail (w/ Bernice Johnson Reagon)
The Best of Broadside 1962–1988 [Disc 3]
Smithsonian Folkways

Florante Aguilar
Alfonsina Y El Mar
Manila Galleon Guitar Music
New Art Media

Utah Phillips
This Here River
I’ve Got To Know
AK Press

Joel Mabus
Western Passage
Fossil Records

Leon Rosselson
Whoever Invented The Fishfinger
The World Turned Upside Down – The Seventies
PM Press

Rahim Alhaj
Taqsim Maqam Mukhalif
When The Soul Is Settled: Music of Iraq
Smithsonian Folkways

Prince Myshkins
Ministry of Oil
Total Myshkin Awareness
Prince Myshkins

Peppino D’Agostino
Silence In Between
Nine White Kites
Peppino D’agostino

Vienna Teng
Soon Love Soon
Waking Hour


Playlist for A Musical Offering
Sunday August 17, 2014
5:00 AM to 8:55 AM
KPFA 94.1 Berkeley
KPFB 89.3 Berkeley
KFCF 88.1 Fresno
1929 Martin Luther King Jr Blvd
Berkeley, CA 94704

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This audio archive will be available until Sunday, August 31 2014

Mary Berg, the regular host, is recuperating from an accident and bad health
Kevin Vance, substitute host

time started

5:00 AM
Mamadou And Vanessa
Kanu Niogonni my love
Faso Mali
Mamadou and Vanessa

Joshua Rifkin
Euphonic Sounds — A Syncopated Novelty
Scott Joplin: Piano Rags

Artur Schnabel
Schubert: Impromptu In C Minor, Op. 90/1
Music And Arts

Pola Baytelman
Allende: 12 Tamadas De Carácter Popular Chileno – #8 In C
From Chile To Cuba
Albany Records

Ric Louchard
Gavotte (J.S. Bach French Suite No. 5 In G Major, BWV 816)
G’morning Johann
Music For Little People

Trio Mediaeval
Eg veit i himmerik ei borg
Folk Songs

The Hilliard Ensemble
Fifth book of madrigals – 17. Poichè l’avida sete
Gesualdo: Quinto Libro di Madrigali

Radoslav Kvapil
Goodnight from “On the Overgrown Path” (Leos Janacek)
Unbearable Lightness Of Being

Barbara Govatos violin Marcantonio Barone piano
Sonata in C minor Opus 30 No.2 1.Allegro con brio
Beethoven Violin Sonatas: Trois Sonates pour le Pianoforte avec l’Accompagnement d’un Violin dedicated to Emperor Alexander I of Russia
Bridge Records Inc

Marc-André Hamelin
Haydn: Piano Sonata #32 In B Minor, H 16/32 – 1. Allegro Moderato
Haydn: Piano Sonatas [Disc 2]

The Parley of Instruments & Paul O’Dette
Concerto in C Major, RV 425: III. Allegro
Vivaldi: Lute and Mandolin Concertos

Jung Hae Kim
Suite No 3 in D Minor – Double Courante (J H D’Anglebert)
D’Anglebert Pieces de Clavecin, 1689 Paris
Junghae Kim

Wilfried Hiller, Nikolaus Lahusen
Carl Orff: Bordünubungen – 7. Vierhändig
Orff (C) & (G): Schulwerk, Vol. 3 – Piano Music
Celestial harmonies

Béla Fleck, Edgar Meyer
Paganini: Moto Perpetuo In C, Op. 11
Perpetual Motion

6:00 AM
Safri Duo
English Suite No. 4 in F Major, BWV 809
English Suite No. 2 in A Minor, BWV 807
French Suite No. 6 in E Major, BWV 817
Bach English & French Suites Percussion Transcriptions

7:00 AM
Bob Van Asperen, harpsichord
Toccata in D major BWV 912
Toccata in e minor BWV 914
Toccata in F Sharp minor BWV 910
Toccata in G Major BWV 916
Toccata in c minor BWV 911
Toccata in d minor BWV 913
J.S. Bach Toccaten BWV 910-916

8:00 AM
American Bach Soloists, Jeffrey Thomas musical director
Komm Du Susse Todesstunde Cantata 161
Cantatas 106, 152, 161

Toyohiko Satoh
Chaconne from the Partita BWV 1004
Chaconne Johann Sebastian Bach Baroque Lute Recital
Channel Classics (by request)

Carlo Bergonzi
Vesti La Giubba
I Pagliacchi
found on youtube (for Robin Williams)

Teresa Stich Randall, Dagmar Hermann,
Cantata No.78  - Duet, “WIr Eilen”5:10
Bach Cantatas Nos.78, 106 – Prohaska – Stich-Randall1954
Vanguard Classics/Omega/Bach Guild