It's rare when a new singer comes along who evokes the sound, soul and passion of a time gone by, while making it all her own. It is rarer still when she's just 17.
Sonya Kitchell grew up absorbing the great folk and blues artists of her parents' generation. She's already recorded a first album, and developed her own soulful style of singing and writing that belie her youth.
Tune in to hear a conversation with Sonya Kitchell about her music.
This program aired on June 30, 2006.