Join Nancy J. Reid and Lisa D. Smith, the mother-daughter travel team and publishers of Big Blend Magazines, for Big Blend Radio’s 1st Friday Toast to The Arts show.
ON THIS EPISODE:
- Kinetic Element - Mike Visaggio, veteran multi-keyboardist and founder of Kinetic Element, talks about the release of group’s third album “The Face of Life.” Kinetic Element is a neo/symphonic prog rock band that harbors musical roots in classic artists like Emerson, Lake & Palmer, Yes, Asia and Genesis and blends those influences with philosophical and spiritually uplifting lyrics.
- Celebrate Music & The Arts in Greeley, CO - Sara Schell from Visit Greeley & Greeley Chamber of Commerce talks about the upcoming music and art festivals happening in Greeley, Colorado including the Greeley Blues Jam, UNC Greeley Jazz Festival, Greeley Arts Picnic, Friday Fest.
- Artist-in-Residence Programs - Tanya Ortega, founder of the non-profit National Parks Arts Foundation, talks about the organization’s uniquekine artist-in-residence programs in National Park units like Dry Tortugas, Death Valley, Hawaii Volcanoes, Gettysburg, Chaco and Fort Union. Hear about the submission process and upcoming artist opportunities that are open to artists of all genres, ranging from photographers and filmmakers to poets and painters, musicians and sculptors.