Tom McDermott http://wwno.org en Garrison Keillor Heads To The Big Easy; Der Vampyr Awaits Opera Lovers; Tom McDermott's Bamboula http://wwno.org/post/garrison-keillor-heads-big-easy-der-vampyr-awaits-opera-lovers-tom-mcdermotts-bamboula <div style="margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;"><p><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; line-height: 1.5;">This week on </span><i style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; line-height: 1.5;">Inside the Arts</i><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; line-height: 1.5;">, Garrison </span>Keillor<span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; line-height: 1.5;"> takes </span><i style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; line-height: 1.5;">A Prairie Home Companion</i><span style="font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; line-height: 1.5 Tue, 08 Oct 2013 20:30:00 +0000 Diane Mack 45530 at http://wwno.org Tom McDermott's Memory Piano http://wwno.org/post/tom-mcdermotts-memory-piano <p></p><p>The day we visited Tom McDermott's home, the sound of James Booker's "Classified" greeted us. It was a sweet gesture: walking into a man's home to the sound of your radio show's theme music.<br><br>McDermott knows how to communicate with a piano.</p><p>Blame it on Rio... and ragtime. McDermott has a piano playing style that smacks of sweet melodies, savory harmonies, and spicy Brazilian rhythm. And he serves up all three this hour. Pull up a chair, and enjoy.</p><p></p><p><strong>LAGNIAPPE</strong></p> Thu, 13 Jun 2013 18:00:00 +0000 Gwen Thompkins 37395 at http://wwno.org