September 12 marks six months since Gov. Mike Dunleavy announced Alaska’s first known case of COVID-19. We thought now was a good time to pause and take stock of where we are — and to look back on how we got here.
The board says they’re concerned about safety due to the COVID-19 virus.
Gustavus guitarist and sound engineer Justin Smith performs his instrumental “Rolling Tune” during the 2019 Alaska Folk Festival.
Homer bluegrass band Burnt Down House shared a song during the 2019 Alaska Folk Festival.
Hear Arkansas songwriter Willi Carlisle share a tune inspired by things his uncle said to him as a child.
Watch Juneau songwriter Marian Call perform a new song with eight-person choral ensemble QUEENS during the 2019 Alaska Folk Festival.
Watch Juneau songwriter Nicole Church play a new song during the Alaska Folk Festival.
Hear the artists behind the musical theater production “Snow Child” perform an original song inspired by Alaska writer Eowyn Ivey’s book.
Hear Whitehorse multi-instrumentalist Sarah Hamilton share a new song about the Kauai Old Time Gathering.
Juneau hip hop duo Radiophonic Jazz performs their new single “Aquamarine” during the 2019 Alaska Folk Festival at KTOO Public Media.