Arts & Culture
You have probably heard the phrase “strange bedfellows.” It may have been invented by Shakespeare in The Tempest , “Misery acquaints a man with strange bedfellows.” Today we often hear the phrase “politics makes strange bedfellows.” We’ll go one step further with Classical music and politics, strange bedfellows indeed! From a 19 th century folk song to a 2012 a musical portrait of “social and human crisis” for piano and orchestra, we’ll hear Political Classical compositions on today’s What’s New !
WBAA Public Affairs
This spring is dotted with important meetings in Crawfordsville – meetings which could help decide the near future of the city. Whether it’s talking with state transportation leaders about how the city fits into the state’s long-term plans or meeting with parents concerned about greater incidence of students taking their own lives, the community has some important decisions to make. This week on WBAA’s Ask The Mayor, we talk with Crawfordsville’s Todd Barton about the stakes for a town that’s...