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A Prairie Home Companion: The 3rd Annual Farewell Performance

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Publisher Comments:

This complete original radio broadcast of the 3rd Farewell (June 10, 1989) features boogie piano player Butch Thompson, Robin and Linda Williams doing their show-stopping "Mavis and Marvin Smiley" routine, a "News from Lake Wobegon" monologue, and the latest on "Buster the Show Dog."

Contents:

Hello Love, Westbound Passenger Train, Powdermilk Biscuits, A Solas, Fat, Buster the Show Dog, News From Lake Wobegon (Part One), Gospel Medley, History, Mavis and Marvin Smiley, Tell Me Why, Ecuadorian Memories, Reaching Out, Don't Let Me Come Home a Stranger, News from Lake Wobegon (Part Two), News from Lake Wobegon (Part Two, continued), You don't knock, Ezekiel, Wobegon Finale

About the Author

GARRISON KEILLOR is America’s favorite storyteller. For more than 35 years, as the host of A Prairie Home Companion, he has captivated millions of listeners with his weekly News from Lake Wobegon monologues. A Prairie Home Companion is heard on hundreds of public radio stations, as well as America One, the Armed Forces Networks, Sirius Satellite Radio, and via a live audio webcast. 
 
Keillor is also the author of several books and a frequent contributor to national publications including Time, The New Yorker, and National Geographic, in addition to writing his own syndicated column. He has been awarded a National Humanities Medal from the National Endowment of the Humanities. When not touring, he resides in St. Paul, Minnesota.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781598876031
Publisher:
Highbridge Company
Subject:
General Humor
Performed by:
Keillor, Garrison
Performed:
Keillor, Garrison
Author:
Keillor, Garrison
Subject:
Performing Arts-Radio - General
Subject:
Radio - General
Subject:
General
Subject:
Communications-Radio
Edition Description:
Original radio broadcast; 2.25 hours on 2 CDs
Series:
Prairie Home Companion
Publication Date:
20080631
Binding:
COMPACT DISC
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Dimensions:
143.002 x 127 x 11.176 mm
Media Run Time:
135

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