Our first show debuted Wednesday, Sept. 4 on KDWA AM 1460 Radio in Hastings, Minnesota.
You can listen each Wednesday by following the link below.
We will also post the info on our Facebook page. You can friend us at My Music Matters
Radio Show to find out the latest about shows, guests, schedules and musical resources to be featured.
We hope you enjoy this new production and listen for exciting interviews from all kinds of
people who believe that their music matters.
Our full length show is streamed live on KDWA Radio each Wednesday of the
month from 1:06-1:55 PM
A new , 49 minute show is created each
week. Smaller segments are played on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays throughout the broadcast day. These are condensed from past
shows and also feature some extra interviews with special guests.
You can listen on KDWA by choosing a media player from their web page's menu bar on the left
top to listen.
Audio files of previously aired My Music Matters Radio Shows:
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Show #1: Our
First Show!- Guests include: Karen Banazewski, co-founder of the River Valley Band; Chuck Spavin, professional pop organist
and Kendra Pankow, college music student.
Listen to Show #1
#2 : Our second show features guests Sena Sebion, local folk group The Hartlanders,
Hastings native Patrick Seiben,country artist Bucky Covington and national singer/songwriter Eric Hutchinson
Listen to Show #2
Show 3: This show features
the directors of the Hastings Raiders Marching Band, Emily Chandler and Josh Wahlstrom,River Valley Band Director Jim Jacobsen
and Bill Busse,who directs a Spanish liturgy for a Southern Minnesota Church.
Listen to Show #3
Show 4: This show aired first on November 6, 2013- It features Terry Meyer Matier , executive director of Big Top Chautauqua;
Hastings Band Director Kathy Warren, Patti Page expert Bill Busse, and a musical tribute to our Veterans.
Listen to show #4
5- This show features members of HPAAC- Dick Graham,Deb Saunders, and Sarah Lockwood; 5th grade
Hastings Band Director Katy Linne and Music Therapist Kristie Shaffer
Listen to Show #5
Show 6- This show features highlights from the Give Thanks Concert and includes music and interviews with
Pastor Paris Pasch,Terry Crisp,Jeannie DeAngeles,Pamela Loicano, Casey Likes, Chris Koop and organizer, Pete Likes.
Listen to show #6
Show 7- Features
highlights from the 2013 MN Music Hall of Fame Induction Banquet. Many interviews with inductees including Mary Jane Alm,
Dennis Spears, Leon Olsen, as well as comments from representatives on behalf of Leo Kottke, the St. Olaf Choir and MMHF Director
Listen to show #7
Show 8- This
is the first of the holiday themed shows featuring an enlightening interview with Sarah Lockwood about following a musical
career. We also hear an inspiring story told by Liz Johnson about the healing power of music. Several of our favorite holiday
tunes are sprinkled in to give you a true flavor of Christmas.
Listen to show #8
This show includes Stephen
Matier from Different Drums of Ireland, Jorge Zea from Colombia South Americal, the classic poem of Christmas In the Trenches,
and a recap of the first performance by the new string ensemble,Ponticelli.
Listen to show #9
Show 10- This
show features LoRae Mills from A# Music, Ryan McCoy, director of Upstage Revolution show choir and the Seaton Singers, and
selections from the Hastings High School Vocal Jazz and Jazz Band Holiday Concert.
Listen to show #10
Show 11- Our
very first Christmas Day show, which features several classic holiday songs, musings and well wishes and a LIVE call from
Santa Claus on Christmas Day telling us all about his nighttime travels.
Listen to show #11
Show 12- The
first show of 2014 features band director Duane Oldham, concertina player Donnie Klossner, and a special tribute to former
comedic musician Norm Berger. We also begin a new feature "Mystery Tune" and feature songs from Sinatra and Tony
Bennett. Happy New Year!
Listen to show #12
Show 13- Very special show first broadcast on anniversary of Elvis's
birthday, Jan. 8. Features more than 14 music clips, trivia, and special interview with Terry Klein.
Listen to show #13
Show 14- We welcome Dave "Lucky" Lemire with a discussion of his style of music making. We also
catch up with Hastings Native Brooke Ellis as she shares her first recording project.
Listen to show #14
15- This show features teachers using music in their language classes, Everly Brothers
fan Carol Southward and another segment with storytelling guest Dave Perry.
Listen to Show #15
Show 16- This is our gift to winter weary listeners- our musical tropical vacation. Enjoy our songs of summer!
Listen to Show #16
Show 17- 4 new stories including Thanks for
the Music, an ABBA Tribute group; Drummer Jim Gutzman: Angela Bruch discusses Hastings Show Choir and Part 1 of our 2
part talk with Lin Warren!
Listen to Show #17
Show 18- Features Duane Oldham, HHS Pep Band Director; Part 2 of our
conversation with Lin Warren and exploring music with Pat Dymacek.
Listen to Show #18
Show 19- We welcome musican Pete Rivard, Hastings Mayor Paul Hicks and hear some musical thoughts recorded
at our Mobile Radio Booth.
Listen to Show #19
My Music Matters Radio Show on KDWA 1460 AM, Hastings,station link.
We are always looking for new musical stories for our show. If you or someone you
know has an interesting musical story, please contact Kelly.
You can reach her
by email at firstname.lastname@example.org You can also call her-
to share unique musical experiences with our audience and find out how music touches your life. Stay tuned for more links
and information to be added in the coming weeks.
Submit an idea, suggestion or comment by email to our production of My Music Matters Radio Show by clicking this link