Swing, bop and jive to the best Big Band music from the heyday of the swing era through today. Every Sunday night at 10pm (9 MT), learn about the sounds, leaders, players & arrangers with host Karl Gehrke and his vast swingin' reservoir of Big Band music and knowledge.
Karl Gehrke fondly recalls asking his parents to turn down their rock music so he could hear his Big Band records. He's been bringing you Big Band Spotlight since the early 1990's. A former SDPB Radio and Minnesota Public Radio producer, he also hosts SDPB Radioâ€™s Dakota Midday talk and issues program, weekdays at Noon (11 MT).