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CRAWFISH PURGE STUDY - The Memorial Day weekend officially kicks off the summer season as people will be gathering for picnics, BBQ’s and other social gatherings. And in Louisiana, this is the time of year for Crawfish Boils. Now if you’ve ever spent any time around those who boil crawfish, you’ve probably heard some debate people about the practice of purging the crustaceans, the icky part of preparing the mudbugs for cooking. Some say it’s necessary, others say it doesn’t matter. Ray...
Airs Thursday, May 25, 2017, at 11 a.m. Bill Beckett speaks with Chris Allen, a double bass artists with the Shreveport summer Music Festival, about their fifth annual Louisiana Jazz Camp which will take place the weeks of June 19 through the 24th. Final Registration ends Saturday, June 10 . You can learn more by going to Shreveport Summer Music Festival DOT Com or call 318-626-7996. That's 318-626-7996
Airs Friday, May 27, 2017, at 9 p.m. This week on the Caravan we'll venture high into the Cry of The Snow Lion in Search of the elusive Mercy with music from Three Dog Night, Brian Bowers, Grey De Lisle, Mary Gauthier, Maggie Koerner, and Natalie Merchant. Then in our second hour we travel again to Boseman Montana for Fred Eaglesmith, Live from the Divide, and in our final hour we join the Eternal Caravan in search of the Song of the Wind.
Airs Sunday, May 28, 2017, at 6 p.m. As technology transforms the workplace, jobs and income will become less reliable. A universal basic income could serve as a tool to combat poverty and uncertainty in a changing society. But some argue a guaranteed income would take away the incentive to work, waste money on those who don’t need it, and come at the expense of effective programs like Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid. Is the universal basic income the safety net of the future? The...
Airs Monday, May 29, 2017, at 1 p.m. This week on Carnegie Hall Live pianist Rudolf Buchbinder joins Maestro Franz Welser-Möst and the Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra for the Piano Concerto No. 1 by Johanness Brahms. Also on the concert Schubert's Unfinished Symphony, the Symphony # 8, and Bartok's suite from the Miraculous Mandarin Suite.
Airs Tuesday, May 30, 2017, at 11 a.m. The special commemorates the 100th anniversary of John F. Kennedy’s birth and looks at the way in which classical music featured during his presidency and has since become a potent means of remembering and honoring an era in American life that was both hopeful tinged with tragedy.
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