The Sound of Applause, ideastream’s weekday radio magazine, celebrates the visual and performing arts, explores cultural trends, and examines current events through an artistic lens.
Dee Perry welcomes award-winning pianist Antonio Pompa-Baldi to perform music from his new CD - The Rascal and The Sparrow - featuring the music of Francis Poulenc and Edith Piaf. Plus Dee chats with Detroit soul music legend Gino Washington who plays The Beachland Ballroom this weekend. And ideastream's David C. Barnett looks into the history of a local musical tribute to the life of John F. Kennedy Jr.
Antonio Pompa-Baldi, pianist
Gino Washington, musician
Bill Spivery, songwriter