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0000017b-f971-ddf0-a17b-fd73f3be0000For 25 years, KPBX Kids' Concerts have brought different genres of music and performances to generations of children. These family concerts are at the heart of the station's mission to provide music awareness and entertainment to our listening region, which compliments our on-air programming.Eight free one-hour concerts are held throughout the year at rotating venues. At each concert, attendees may be treated to a mix of music and historical information. Each KPBX Kids' Concert highlights a musical style. Past concerts have featured classical, jazz, big band, folk, bluegrass, latin, calypso, reggae, klezmer, rockabilly, and lots more.ALL KPBX KIDS' CONCERTS ARE FREE.

KPBX Kids' Concert: Little Red Shed, June 19

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Tune in on Saturday, June 19, at 1 p.m. on KPBX 91.1 to hear Little Red Shed play its unique and infectious blend of rhythm & bluegrass to kick off the summer. Little Red Shed is comprised of  Front Porch Bluegrass host Kevin Brown, Ken Glastre, and Charlie Gurche.

 

Thanks to KPBX Kids’ Concerts event donors Saye, Sayre, & Fossum, Attorneys at Law, Rocket Bakeries, and Harvard Park Children’s Learning Center, North.

Little Red Shed

Ken Glastre, Charley Gurche and Kevin Brown have been performing together for nearly 20 years as part of the rhythm & bluegrass quintet Big Red Barn. "Little Red Shed" is the trio version of this combo, with a repertoire that travels the slower backroads of American Roots Music with an easy, intuitive sense of direction that can only come from a lot of musical miles travelled together.

About the members:

Kevin Brown plays guitar and mandolin, writes his own original songs, has recorded multiple CD’s, helps to coordinate the Bluewater’s Bluegrass Festival. Kevin also hosts SPR’s Front Porch Bluegrass Sunday’s at 1 p.m. on KPBX 91.1.

Ken Glastre has played guitar and mandolin with a variety of groups, has his own sound company, Perfect Wave Sound and provides audio and technical expertise for a variety of festivals including the Fall Folk Festival.

Charley Gurche plays banjo and dobro. Along with his musical talents Gurche is one of our country’s foremost nature and landscape photographers. With over 30 years in the field, Gurche has provided photographs for 130 calendars and 14 books and has his own photography studio in Spokane.