Expressions is WSKG TV's weekly survey of the arts in our local area. Some weeks, an in-studio concert with local musicians is featured. Other weeks, we meet local artists where they live and work... in the act of creating their art. We get to know them better, and draw inspiration from them. Tune in Thursday nights at 8pm for Expressions: Art & Soul of the Southern Tier.
Originally from Uganda, Samite has made his home in Ithaca, New York for many years. Billboard Magazine says "Samite wraps his warm voice around melodies that seem to rise up off the Ugandan plateau, caressed by his kalimbas (thumb pianos) and...
Joe came to WSKG Studios from Ithaca, NY. His folkish melodies and heartfelt stories captivated the live studio audience at the recording session in June 2008.
In this episode we meet Dr. Tony Cicoria of Oneonta. Lightning struck Dr. Cicoria, and he had a profound experience that led him (among other things) to learn to play the piano.