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Vocal Chords is the weekly a cappella and vocal music show from the College of Journalism & Mass Communications at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln.   The show airs/streams from 8:00-10:00 a.m. CST (-05:00 GMT) on Friday mornings, repeating in the same time slot on Sunday mornings.

Streaming audio is available at http://krnu.unl.edu (select the 90.3 KRNU option)
or on iTunes - select 90.3 KRNU from the list of college/university radio stations.

A debut track this week from Peter Hollens – http://www.peterhollens.com/.  Plus, this weekend’s show featured the annual St. Patrick’s Day celebration of Celtic music and performers, including new tracks from Navan – http://www.navan.org/ – and The Chieftains – http://www.thechieftains.com/.

Got new music you’d like to share with my audience?  My full contact information is at the bottom of this playlist.  The e-mail address for the show is vocalchords2@unl.edu.

Playlist for the St. Patrick’s Day weekend of March 16-18, 2012:

The Liberty Voices – The National Anthem – A Cappella Americana
The King’s Singers – You Are The New Day – New Day
Opening Themes: Boyz Nite Out – BHX – Director’s Cut;
                                The Bobs – 47 Reasons – Plugged
Peter Hollens, featuring Evynne Hollens - Somebody That I Used To Know - debut
Navan - Airdí Chuain - Òran nan Tonn - debut
The Wailin' Jennys - The Parting Glass - 40 Days
The Chieftains - Here's A Health To The Company - The Wide World Over
The Riverdance Singers - Oscail an Doras - Riverdance Live In New York
Niamh Parsons - So Here's To You - In My Prime
The King's Singers - Sally Gardens - Annie Laurie
Líadan - "P" Stands For Paddy - Líadan
The Robert Shaw Chorale - Silent, O Moyle - Irish Folk Songs
Anúna - The Wild Song - Essential Anúna
The Cottars - Sùilean Dubh - Made In Cape Breton    
The Cottars - Biker Hill - Forerunner
The Voice Squad - Annan Waters - Good People All
Chanticleer - Galbally Farmer/"A Calling-on Song" - The Anniversary Album
Chanticleer - Dulaman - Wondrous Love
The Swingle Singers - Star Of The County Down - Around The World
Máire Brennan - Bí Thusa Mo Shúile (Be Thou My Vision) - Whisper To The Wild Water
Riverdance Singers w/Ivan Thomas - Heal Their Hearts/Freedom - Riverdance Live In New York
The King's Singers - She Moved Through The Fair - Watching The White Wheat
Jean Redpath - Quiet Land of Erin - First Flight
Clannad - Mhorag's Na Horo Gheallaidh - Fuaim
The Dublin Pub Singers - Galway Bay - The Quiet Man soundtrack
Plethyn - Mi Gysgi Di'Maban - World Music For Little Ears
Susan McKeown - Bonny Greenwoodside - Lowlands
Navan - Tha na Fèidh am Bràigh Ùige - Òran nan Tonn - debut
Anúna - Innisfree - Invocation
Clannad - Theme From Harry's Game - The Best Of Clannad
The Chieftains with Imelda May - Carolina Rua/Reel-The Ladies Pantalettes - Voice Of Ages
Paul Winter & Friends - Sweet Comaraghs - Celtic Solstice
Kim Hughes - Dusty Miller Set - Cattywampus
Niamh Parsons - The Maid On The Shore - Blackbirds & Thrushes
Anúna - August - Essential Anúna

Thanks to all the artists, performers, promoters, a cappella catalogs and listeners (on the air and on the web!) who make the show happen each week.  Please feel free to contact me with suggestions, comments, and recommendations.

And if you have music you would like me to include on the show, please send it along!  I would also appreciate press kits, concert schedules, and contact/ordering information.  My address:

Rick Alloway
Vocal Chords
90.3 KRNU
147 Andersen Hall
University of Nebraska
Lincoln, NE 68588-0466

Phone: (402) 472-6856
FAX: (402) 472-8403

vocalchords2@unl.edu – or –
ralloway1@unl.edu

Playlists for the show are posted here:
Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/pages/KRNU-Vocal-Chords-A-Cappella-Radio-ShowWeb...
The Contemporary A Cappella Society: http://www.casa.org/
MySpace: http://www.myspace.com/krnuvocalchords
The rec.music.a-cappella newsgroup (RMAC)

You can also follow updates for the show on Twitter:
http://twitter.com/KRNUVocalChords

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