Trilla Ray-Carter http://kcur.org en A Night Of Drink And Song With The Kansas City Baroque Consortium http://kcur.org/post/night-drink-and-song-kansas-city-baroque-consortium <p></p><p>The <a href="https://www.facebook.com/pages/Kansas-City-Baroque-Consortium/157603714299458">Kansas City Baroque Consortium</a> is an ensemble specializing in early music. For the past five years, audiences could usually find them playing in area churches. But on Friday, the group performs ribald, or downright naughty, English songs...at a bar. &nbsp;</p><p><iframe width="480" height="360" src="//www.youtube.com/embed/Rl0aPi5lOvY" frameborder="0" allowfullscreen></iframe></p><p><strong>Interview Highlights</strong></p><p><strong>On the merit of a "good dirty joke"</strong></p> Fri, 16 Aug 2013 10:00:00 +0000 Julie Denesha 41758 at http://kcur.org A Night Of Drink And Song With The Kansas City Baroque Consortium [VIDEO] In Search Of The 'Krutz' Sound http://kcur.org/post/video-search-krutz-sound <p>In the first of a series called <em>Tools of the Trade</em>, we take a look inside KC Strings. It’s a workshop owned by Anton Krutz in downtown Merriam, Kan., where luthiers hand-build 50 concert-level instruments each year.&nbsp; A cellist and a violinist discuss the “Krutz” sound.</p><p> Fri, 15 Feb 2013 11:00:00 +0000 Julie Denesha 31791 at http://kcur.org [VIDEO] In Search Of The 'Krutz' Sound