Focus on Songwriters

The program for July 18, 2009, featured some outstanding songwriters.

First hour:

Artist Song Title Album (Label)
Allan Taylor Mistress Music Circle Round Again (Black Crow)
New Set
June Tabor The Old Man's Song (Don Quixote) Aqaba (Topic)
Niamh Parsons with Graham Dunne Syracuse Heart's Desire (Green Linnet)
June Tabor & Martin Simpson Unicorns A Cut Above (Topic / Green Linnet)
Bill Caddick John O'Dreams Unicorns (Working Joe Music)
Music Under Announcements
Tom Leary Bonneville Blues Calm Waters (Speaking Volumes)
Richard Thompson Sunset Song Sweet Warrior (Shout)
Mark Simos Will You Ever Call My Name? Crazy Faith (Devachan Music)
Karine Polwart Tongue That Cannot Lie This Earthly Spell (Proper)
Pete Morton On Your Side Courage, Love, and Grace (Harbour)
Carrie Newcomer I'm on Your Side Visions and Dreams (Philo)

Second hour:

Artist Song Title Album (Label)
Carrie Newcomer There Is a Tree The Geography of Light (Philo)
David Olney The Song Migration (Loudhouse)
Garnet Rogers At a High Window At a High Window (Snow Goose Songs)
New Set
Shusha Joan of Arc Song of Long-Time Lovers (Tangent)
Julie Miller Orphan Train, Broken Things Broken Things (Hightone)
David Olney If My Eyes Were Blind Deeper Well (Philo)
Catie Curtis Start Again A Crash Course in Roses (Ryko)
Lui Collins Baptism of Fire Baptism of Fire (Green Linnet)
New Set
Freyda & Acoustic Attatude Garden of Mysteries Midnight at Cabell Hall (Red House)
Dar Williams, Lucy Kaplansky, and Richard Shindell By Way of Sorrow Cry Cry Cry (Razor & Tie)
Mark Simos Crazy Faith Crazy Faith (Devachan Music)
Laurie Lewis When the Nightbird Sings Birdsong (Spruce and Maple Music)
Darol Anger and the American String Ensemble Where to Now? (faded) Republic of Strings (Compass)