Triad Arts Weekend

Fridays at 1pm & Sundays at 4pm

Triad Arts Weekend host David Ford explores the creative process behind an infectious melody, moving drama, evocative poem and much more with the local and visiting artists who enrich our lives here in the Piedmont Triad.

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12:54 pm
Fri June 26, 2015

Live Music at Muddy Creek Café, Delta Arts Center, and Photographer William Christenberry

Muddy Creek Cafe
Bo Grey


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1:36 pm
Fri June 19, 2015

The Love Language, Dmitry Sitkovetsky, and Taylor Brown

Stuart McLamb of The Love Language.
Jason Arthurs


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2:21 pm
Fri June 12, 2015

Songs of Water, Tiny House Expedition, Bio Ritmo, and Peppercorn Theatre

Songs of Water


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1:43 pm
Fri June 5, 2015

Juneteenth, Film Noir, Summertime Chamber Music and Opera, John Salmon, and Mean Mary

African dancing at Juneteenth Festival.

Juneteenth

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1:56 pm
Fri May 29, 2015

Winston-Salem Symphony, Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike, Land Ho!, and Guitarist William Tyler

Winston-Salem Symphony Music Director Robert Moody.

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12:17 pm
Fri May 22, 2015

Clay Howard, Letters From Home, NC Brass Band

Clay Howard
Suzi Nelson

Clay Howard

Winston-Salem-based rock n roll singer/guitarist Clay Howard's new CD of original music is titled Who the Hell is Clay Howard? Its an album of classic rock inspired tunes that was created in collaboration with Minneapolis musician/producer Brynn Arens. The album is available on Amazon.com where it has been ranking high on the Hot New Releases charts. You can catch Clay Howard opening up for Smash Mouth at Ziggy's in Winston-Salem later this summer on July 21st.

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Arts
1:25 pm
Fri May 15, 2015

Celestogramme, Brushy Mountain Winery, NC Pastels, and Piedmont Wind Symphony

Celestogramme
Zoe Dehmer


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12:59 pm
Fri May 8, 2015

Playwright Beth Henley, Artist Alexis Lavine, "The Wire", and Composer Tom Hauser

"Abundance" is now playing at Triad Stage.
Triad Stage


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1:59 pm
Fri May 1, 2015

Potter Daniel Johnston, Poet Rhett Iseman Trull, "Writing To Heal," and "The Hunting Ground"

Potter Daniel Johnston in his studio.
Daniel Johnston Pottery


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1:24 pm
Fri April 24, 2015

Molly Ringwald, UNCG Theatre, MerleFest, NC Writers' Network, & The Marshall Tucker Band


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1:41 pm
Fri April 17, 2015

"No Dwelling: Homeless in America", Jerry Douglas, "Heart of Wilderness", and UNCG Spring Dance

No Dwelling: Homeless in America

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1:47 pm
Fri April 10, 2015

Phuzz Phest, Guys and Dolls, Organist Jimmy Jones, and the Secrest Artist Series

UNCSA presents "Guys and Dolls."
Christine Rucker courtesy of UNCSA


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1:21 pm
Fri March 27, 2015

Molly McGinn, RiverRun, Mary Poppins, Surry Old Time Fiddler's Convention, and Present Continuous

Molly McGinn and company at album release at Triad Stage.
Monkeywhale Productions


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1:15 pm
Fri March 20, 2015

Dash Pop, The B. Kin Band, Gaurang Doshi, and Christopher James Lees on Triad Arts Weekend

The B. Kin Band
Jill Martin-Byers

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1:24 pm
Fri March 13, 2015

Phuzz Phest, Paper Lantern Theatre, Poet Conor O'Callaghan, and a Herstoric Joint Concert

The Bennett College Choir.

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12:38 pm
Fri March 6, 2015

Aquatic Ceremony, "Hometown Teams: How Sports Shape America", Fire Pink Trio, and Behind the Scenes

Aquatic Ceremony


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11:49 am
Fri February 27, 2015

UNCSA Winter Dance, Poet Tony Abbott, Blind Idol, and Behind the Scenes with Dale Pollock

Winston-Salem Industries for the Blind

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12:58 pm
Fri February 20, 2015

Angels in America, Helen Simoneau Danse, David Lubin, and Mary Dalton on Triad Arts Weekend

UNCSA


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1:54 pm
Fri February 13, 2015

"Release: From Stigma to Acceptance", George Catlin's Buffalo, Sharon Robinson, and Amplifier Zine

"Testing the Ice" is Sharon Robinson's latest picture book.

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1:34 pm
Fri February 6, 2015

Visual Artist Mariyah Sultan, Paul Brown and His Piedmont Pals, Faith in Films, and More

Piedmont Pals host band onstage at Across the Blue Ridge Old Sounds, New Trails Tour, Mount Airy, NC, January 10, 2015. (L-R): Paul Brown, Craig Smith, Terri McMurray.
Hobart Jones


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1:29 pm
Fri January 30, 2015

"The Ella Zoo," Violinist Marta Richardson, and the First Year at Scuppernong Books

Brian Lampkin of Scuppernong Books.


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1:03 pm
Fri January 23, 2015

The Cirkus Theatre Project, Author of "Descent" Tim Johnston, and Singer/Songwriter Johnathan Loos


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12:39 pm
Fri January 16, 2015

Sympatico Percussion Quintet, Pianist Nathan Speir, and Classical Revolution Greensboro

Sympatico Percussion Quartet
Music for a Great Space


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1:05 pm
Fri January 9, 2015

Tenor René Barbera, Ethnomusicologist Andrew Raffo Dewar, and the New Winston Museum

Tenor René Barbera.
Greensboro Opera


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12:03 pm
Sat January 3, 2015

The Kruger Brothers & Jeffrey Dean Foster: Revisiting Musical Moments of 2014 on Triad Arts Weekend

Joel Lansberg, Jens Kruger, and Uwe Kruger of The Kruger Brothers.

Happy 2015 everybody! The Triad Arts team decided to start the New Year off with a few favorite moments from last year.

Back in November we hosted Triad Arts Live at Hanesbrands Theatre. Our guest was Jeffrey Dean Foster. It was just after the release of his acclaimed album “The Arrow.” Today, we’re bringing you his interview and live acoustic performance.

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Arts
4:48 pm
Fri December 26, 2014

Triad Arts Holiday Celebration: Part II

Letters From Home is Erinn Diaz (left) and Serah Frack Haley (right).
Letters From Home

This is Triad Arts Holiday Celebration, musical and spoken word sounds of the season by artists who call the Triad home.

Today's show features the following Piedmont artists:

Letters From Home:  Man with the Bag

Emily Braden & Band: Santa Baby

Cle Thompson: Baby its Cold Outside

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1:06 pm
Fri December 19, 2014

Triad Arts Holiday Celebration: Part I

Members of Carolina Brass.

This is Triad Arts Holiday Celebration, musical and spoken word sounds of the season by artists who call the Triad home.

Today's show features the following Piedmont artists:

Christian McIvor: Spirit of Christmas

Matt Kendrick: Iz Zat You, Santa Claus?

Carolina Brass: God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen

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1:17 pm
Mon December 8, 2014

Triad Arts Wants Your Holiday Submissions!

Dear Triad Artist:

Happy Holidays! I am writing to ask for your musical and spoken word contribution to this year’s “Triad Arts Holiday Celebration”, on 88.5 WFDD. As always, I’d like to make it a special event for our local musicians, authors, actors and WFDD listeners.

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