Andy Williams http://iowapublicradio.org en Best Music of Iowa Archives http://iowapublicradio.org/post/best-music-iowa-archives <p>If you've new to the Iowa Archives project, this&nbsp;special broadcast is the best&nbsp;link to click; featuring more than 100 years of music with connections to Iowa. We've reached into our collection of historic sound treasures for old radio clips, rare recordings and cherished interviews. You will be astonished at the depth of Iowa's contributions to music, from composers, to vocalists and even places that have become music landmarks. It is like a variety show for the ages, with performances by&nbsp;Glenn Miller, Andy Williams, Superman&nbsp;and much more.&nbsp;Highly recommended!</p> Mon, 31 Dec 2012 17:00:00 +0000 Rick Fredericksen 12616 at http://iowapublicradio.org Best Music of Iowa Archives Andy Williams (Part Two) http://iowapublicradio.org/post/andy-williams-part-two <p>It has been 45 years since the Williams Brothers broke up. That’s when the youngest member launched his own act. Iowa Public Radio's Rick Fredericksen was in the audience recently, and concludes his profile on Iowa native Andy Williams, who passed away in 2012. (Part One is posted below) Historic audio courtesy of Iowa Public TV, Andy Williams, his birthplace museum and You Tube.</p> Tue, 09 Nov 2010 11:00:00 +0000 Rick Fredericksen 1805 at http://iowapublicradio.org Andy Williams (Part Two) Andy Williams (Part One) http://iowapublicradio.org/post/andy-williams-part-one <p>It was just over 75 years ago when a young Iowa boy joined his brothers in a church choir in western Iowa.&nbsp;Until 2012, when&nbsp;Andy Williams passed away, he was one of the most productive octogenarians in entertainment. Iowa Public Radio's Rick Fredericksen traveled to Wall Lake and Branson, Missouri, for this 2-part, Iowa Archives special. Historic audio comes from Andy Williams, his birthplace museum, and You Tube.</p> Mon, 08 Nov 2010 11:00:00 +0000 Rick Fredericksen 1806 at http://iowapublicradio.org Andy Williams (Part One)