December 29, 2012

2012 Highlights

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2012 Highlights

New Year's Eve

"Hi'Ilawe" — Jake Shimabukuro, Led Kaapana, Jeff Peterson and Danny Carvalho

January 14

"Life is Like a Mountain Railroad" — Garrison Keillor, Brad Paisley, Andra Suchy and The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band

January 21


January 28


February 11

"Where the Earth Is Round" — Ann Reed

February 18


February 25

"Three Louis Jenkins poems"

March 31

"Ruth Harrison"

April 7


April 28

"Maybelle's Guitar and Monroe's Mandolin" — Robin and Linda Williams

May 5

"Pastures of Plenty" — Tony Glover, Charlie Maguire and Pop Wagner

May 12

"Bobby, Baby" — Lera Lynn with Ben Lewis

June 2

"Doc Watson Tribute Medley" — GK, Big Medicine, Robin and Linda Williams, Heather Masse, Aoife O'Donovan, Pat Donohue, Richard Dworsky and The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band

June 16


June 23

"The Lives of the Cowboys"

July 7

"Double String Quartet No. 1, op. 65 in D Minor" — Interlochen Arts Camp String Octet

July 14

"O mio babbino caro" — Ellie Dehn with John Churchwell

2012 APHC Cruise

Day 2 Highlights

September 15

"Guy Noir" — With Ira Glass

September 15

"Meat Loaf"

September 22

"Stardust" — Butch Thompson

October 13

"Back on Track" — The Guy's All-Star Shoe Band

October 13

"Ask the Actors, Volume 2"

October 20

"The Lives of the Cowboys" — With our Duet Contest finalists

October 27


November 24

"Now Thank We All Our God"

November 24

"GK tells jokes with Larry Josephson"

December 1


December 8

"The Gift of the Magi" — GK with Pat Donohue and Gary Raynor

December 15

"Santa's Daughter"

December 22

"Hodie Christus Natus Est/ Today on Earth" — The DiGiallonardo Sisters, Shoe Band and Anneke Schaul-Yoder

Old Sweet Songs: A Prairie Home Companion 1974-1976

Old Sweet Songs

Lovingly selected from the earliest archives of A Prairie Home Companion, this heirloom collection represents the music from earliest years of the now legendary show: 1974–1976. With songs and tunes from jazz pianist Butch Thompson, mandolin maestro Peter Ostroushko, Dakota Dave Hull and the first house band, The Powdermilk Biscuit Band (Adam Granger, Bob Douglas and Mary DuShane).

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