Also in the Women Making Music series
Women Making Music: Dar Williams
Folk singer Dar Williams reflects on the craft of songwriting
Women Making Music: Candye Kane
Candye Kane muses about her love of music and how she was able to support her art and young son by working in the sex industry
Women Making Music: Ani Difranco
Folk singer and independent spirit Ani Difranco muses about her career and music
Women Making Music: Mary Gauthier
Mary Gauthier is a Nashville based performer who has used her rich life experience as fodder for her material.
Women Making Music: Tori Amos
Tori Amos has always had a one of a kind take on music making. In this three minute vignette she talks about the changes pregnancy and motherhood has had on her voice, and ...
Women Making Music: Joan Baez
In this "Women Making Music" vignette folk icon Joan Baez ponders her evolution in both her personal and artistic life since her beginnings as a performer forty years ago.
Women Making Music: Erin McKeown
Singer songwriter Erin McKeown muses about her artistic process and fascination with Judy Garland in WXPN's continuing series of short modules called Women Making Music
Women Making Music: Jolie Holland
Jolie Holland is a Texas-born singer-songwriter with an impressive musical vocabulary and a wandering spirit. The newcomer muses about her life in this vignette.
Women Making Music: k.d. lang
Genre defying performer k.d. lang remarks on her life in music as WXPN continues it's "Women Making Music" vignettes.
This piece airs locally on WXPN-FM in Philadelphia March 2006
Timing and Cues
Begins and ends with music.
Suggested intro: March is women's history month. INSERT STATION NAME celebrates with the series "women making music". Let's listen to country music legend Dolly Parton as she reflects on her life and work.
Suggested out: Women Making Music is a production of WXPN radio. The series is produced by Tracey Tanenbaum
"Little Sparrow" (Little Sparrow, 2001, Sugar Hill Records)
"I get a Kick out of you" (As above)
"Coat of Many Colors" (Coat of Many Colors, 1971, Buddha)
"Jolene" (Jolene, 1974, Buddha)
"Here you come again" (Here You Come Again, 1977, RCA)
"Raven Dove" (Halos & Horns, 2002, Sugar Hill Records)