As new COVID-19 cases continue to climb across Iowa, the state has seen an increase in demand for testing, but getting access to a coronavirus test for some Iowans isn't always as simple as just requesting one.
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Some people are stunned and can’t believe their ears or their eyes when they hear a countertenor sing. These male musicians can control their voices to sing really high or in a falsetto range. They manipulate their voice so only the air passes over the edges of their vocal cords which vibrate in a lighter, much higher pitch. Saturday on IPR Classical, you have a chance to hear John Holiday, a reknowned countertenor perform in the Des Moines Metro Opera’s rendition of “Flight.”
80/35 is one of the biggest musical weekends of the year for Serious Music People in Iowa. Unfortunately, due to the pandemic, the festival isn't happening this year. Until next year, we'll have to get by with our memories of festivals past. We also want to hear yours! Cece Mitchell will be reading your memories on-air during a special episode of Studio One Tracks on Saturday, July 11 from 7 to 10 p.m. Tell us about them here!