Cain's Ballroom (Tulsa) http://publicradiotulsa.org en KWGS Wins Oklahoma Association of Broadcasters Awards http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/kwgs-wins-oklahoma-association-broadcasters-awards <p></p><p>Two <em>Outstanding Achievement</em>&nbsp;awards were presented to KWGS on Friday, April 19, 2013 by the Oklahoma Association of Broadcasters.</p><p><strong>For his <em>Live From The Cain's Ballroom</em> broadcast of October 13, 2012, <em>Swing On This</em> host John Wooley received a Special Programming award</strong>.</p><p>That program featured&nbsp;The Tulsa Playboys and special guest, Cowbop, for two hours of western swing music celebrating the 100th birthday of western swing great, Johnnie Lee Wills.</p> Sun, 21 Apr 2013 23:56:27 +0000 Frank Christel 37706 at http://publicradiotulsa.org KWGS Wins Oklahoma Association of Broadcasters Awards "Come Away to the Skies: A High, Lonesome Bluegrass Mass" http://publicradiotulsa.org/post/come-away-skies-high-lonesome-bluegrass-mass <p>Today, we are happy to welcome back to our program Tim Sharp, who's been the artistic director of Tulsa Oratorio Chorus for the past few years now. (You can read Tim's bio <a href="http://tulsachorus.com/choral-society/chorus-director">here</a>, by the way.) Tomorrow night, Thursday the 1st, at Cain's Ballroom in downtown Tulsa, Sharp will lead the Tulsa Chamber Chorus and Bluegrass Band in a performance of his work, "Come Away to the Skies: A High, Lonesome Bluegrass Mass." The concert starts at 7:30pm; doors open at 6:45pm, with a pre-show BBQ dinner and exhibit available. Thu, 01 Nov 2012 18:00:54 +0000 Rich Fisher 28816 at http://publicradiotulsa.org "Come Away to the Skies: A High, Lonesome Bluegrass Mass"