Violinist Rachel Priday has appeared as soloist with major international orchestras, including the Chicago, St. Louis, Houston, Seattle, National Symphony Orchestras and the Boston Pops.  Here, Rachel and pianist Susan Ellinger discuss their upcoming show Appalachian Spring, a program of violin and piano duos celebrating the beauty and burgeoning spirit of the season.  

In a typical issue of High Country News, they are primarily concerned with the facts and forces that shape the American West: the landscapes, water, people and wildlife that make this region unique. In the travel issue, however, they take a different tack. In this episode of West Obsessed, we imagine the region as though we were new to it, and in doing so, we see it with fresh eyes.

  • Paonia activist sued for libel
  • Snowpack above average in all river basins, reservoirs
  • Denver protest against Disney
  • Colorado no longer in top 10 coal producing states
  • Prep basketball teams at state

  • Parks and Wildlife postpones antler shed season in Gunnison Basin
  • Parks and Wildlife to host bear hunting workshop in Ridgway
  • Mental health care to suffer if ACA repealed
  • TABOR reform bill passes first hurdle in statehouse

  • Texting and driving bill would increase penalties
  • Police-involved shootings in Colorado on the rise
  • President Trump to issue coal-friendly executive orders

  • Capitol Conversation discusses amending TABOR
  • Colorado and Western states urge methane waste rule changes

  • Hesperus Ski Area closes till at least mid-March
  • CORA bill causes passionate debate at state house
  • Delta will be home to new marble processing plant

Elephant Revival's Bonnie Paine discusses the influences for the haunting and beautiful sound of their 2016 release  "Petals,"  and describes the highly collaborative and creative process making the video for the title track.  

  • Capitol Coverage about message bills at state house
  • Senator Bennet introduces bill that would protect Thompson Divide
  • Bill to allow marijuana clubs passes committee, to floor next

  • Parks and Wildlife to host two hunting workshops
  • Take a ride with CDOT snowplow driver
  • BLM names new manager for Uncompahgre District

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Sugar's Pick March 20, 2017

Sugar's Pick March 20, 2017

Gary Clark, Jr / Live / North America 2016 / WB: The Texas BluesMan offers up new and unreleased live recordings from 2016 performances and he Rocks the Blues - Leon Bridges joins him on "Shake" for an added bonus...

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