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Singer-Songwriter Joan Baez To Make Bloomington Visit

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Joan Baez will make an appearance at Bloomington’s Buskirk-Chumley Theatre this Friday.  Baez told WFIU’s George Walker how she picks her songs and how she makes them her own. Somewhat ruefully, she says it’s taken her forty years to fully understand how to be relaxed and let humor be an easy part of her performances. He also asks her for tips for air travel and she does have a few, but her own choice is a bus.

George Walker

After completing an M.A.T. degree in English at Indiana University, George Walker began announcing for WFIU in 1967. Along with regularly hosting classical music shows, he interviews artists and reviews plays and operas.

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