performance: leroy bell

LeRoy Bell and His Only Friends talk about performing for a national television audience on The X Factor. For PIE, they perform "One More Chance." LeRoy Bell will appear at Benaroya Hall on 4/19 under auspices of the SSO.

harpsichord at 600

Clinton Smith, conductor of Orchestra Seattle/Seattle Chamber Singers, demonstrates the unique, versatile and little-understood harpsichord, which was invented 600 years ago.

performance: leroy bell

LeRoy Bell and His Only Friends dropped by the studio to share a song and talk about how it felt to perform for a national television audience of millions on The X Factor.

performance: correo aereo "guendanabani"

Correo Aereo (Spanish for "Air Mail") is an award winning multi-instrumental and vocal Latin/World music duo. Madeleine Sosin and Abel Rocha perform "Guendanabani" with lyrics in Zapotec, an ancient pre-Columbian language.

the organ experience

Check out the pipes of The Paramount Theatre's mighty Wurlitzer organ, one of the last three remaining organs of its kind to reside in its original environment. Here it played played as it was originally intended on Silent Movie Mondays at the Paramount.

music: eternal fair

PIE chats with Seattle progressive rock band Eternal Fair. Featured song: "The Horse That Carries the Wheel, Pt II."

music: moondoggies house concert

Northwest rock band The Moondoggies play a house concert at the Wenatchee home of Scott and Jenny Erickson. Featured song: "Stop Signs" from their album "Adiós I'm a Ghost."

grace weber on artist reinvention

Artist Grace Weber tells her story of turning away from a record label career in favor of writing and singing her own songs. She discusses what success means to her. Includes comments from Seattle music producer Geoff Stanfield.

music: witherow

Witherow is a trio from the west side of Puget Sound with a focus on harmony and the interplay of acoustic and electric instruments.

the shoot with Dave B

Local musicians know they're on the road to success when they get asked to play Bumbershoot. Follow up-and-coming hip-hop artist Dave B as he gets his first shot at "The Shoot" and speaks with the Bumbershoot Creative Core high-school film students.