Music for the Masses: Haiti Forward
May 24, 2020: 1pm - 3pm
WGXC 90.7-FM: Radio for Open Ears
90.7-FM in NY's Upper Hudson Valley and wgxc.org/listen everywhere
Hosted by Neva E. Wartell.
May is Haitian Heritage month! This broadcast will feature just some of the young musicians who represent the new generation of Haitian music, bringing diverse influences and new perspectives to a rich cultural legacy. In the second hour, an interview with William Morse, guitarist for mizik rasin (roots music) group RAM Haiti and son of that band’s founding members. Morse will join the broadcast live from Haiti. Music for the Masses invites you on an excursion of sound and rhythm. Discover the music of established and emerging artists, both signed and unsigned, on the international music scene. Expect the unexpected. You might want to pack a map and a sandwich. For the avid globe-hopper and armchair traveler alike. Broadcast live from Catskill.