Red River Radio News
BUCKLE UP IN TRUCK: The Bossier City Police Department is partnering with the Louisiana Highway Safety Commission this month in an enforcement campaign aimed at saving the lives of pickup truck drivers and their passengers. The campaign: Buckle Up In Your Truck runs through– April 26th. Mark Natale, with Bossier City Police. "This focuses on the importance of buckling up in pickup trucks. A lot of times folks get a sense of false security riding in these bigger vehicles and as a result they...
Airs Thursday, April 19, 2018, at 11 a.m. Bill Beckett spoke with Blaine Weaver who is featured as George and Logan Sledge who directs a new production of Steinbeck’s “Of Mice & Men,” at the Shreveport Little Theater, opening up Thursday, April 19 at 7:30 pm with multiple show times this week and next. All performances take place at the little theater located at 812 Margaret Place in Shreveport. For more information visit them online at Shreveport Little Theater or call the box office at...
Airs Monday, April 23, 2018, at 1 p.m. This week on the Cleveland Orchestra pianist Emanuel Ax performs Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 22 in Eb, K. 482. Jahja Ling conducts this concert which also features “Poet and Peasant” Overture by Suppe; Nicholai's “Merry Wives of Windsor” Overture; Chopin's Andante Spianato and Grande Polonaise Brillante; and the Hungarian Dances Nos. 1 in g; 5 in g and 6 in D, by Brahms.
Airs Wednesday, April 25, 2018, at 1 p.m. Join host Brian Newhouse for highlights from the 11th World Choral Symposium in Barcelona, a week-long festival featuring performances by some of the finest choirs in the world. The two-hour program explores a wide variety of repertoire and singing styles. In addition to two of America's finest choirs—Salt Lake Choral Artists, and Westminster Choir—audiences will hear highlights of fantastic ensembles from Sweden, the Philippines, Latvia, Spain,...
Airs Thursday, April 26, 2018 at 6 p.m. April is Autism Awareness Month. Tune in Thursday, at 6 p.m. for Health Matters: Mental Health Edition. Our host Dr. Shelley Visconte, psychologist, will be joined by Dr. Michelle Yetman, clinical psychologist and Assistant Professor at LSU Health. Dr. Yetman will talk about autism spectrum disorders and share some new information from recent studies. Questions will be taken at 1- 800-552-8502.
Airs Friday, April 27, 2018, at 9 p.m. This week on the Caravan we'll feature new music from One Mile An Hour and the Be Good Tanya's plus tracks from Myshkin's Ruby Warbler, Patty Griffin, Andrew Bird, Michael Hedges, Maggie Koerner along with Blues from Odetta and Lizz Wright. Then, in our concert hour we'll hear Charles Bradley live at the Newport Folk Festival and in our final hour we'll duck and hide from the Vigilante Man.
Airs Monday, April 30, 2018, at 1 p.m. This week on the Cleveland Orchestra we take a concert from the archives featuring conductor Rafael Kubelik leading the Cleveland Orchestra in Haydn's Symphony No. 99 in Eb and Bruckner's Symphony No. 6 in A.
Red River Radio announces our 2018 Annual Young Artists Competition, open to instrumentalists and vocalists ages 18 and under in Arkansas, Louisiana, and Texas. Winners will be chosen from entries for participation in a radio broadcast to be recorded on June 9, 2018, in the Marion and Donald Weiss Performance Studio at Red River Radio. Each winner will receive a copy of their professionally recorded performance. Winners will be selected based on ability, musicality, and appropriateness of the...
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