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Dining In The Dark Fundraiser Offers Immersive Experience

DINING IN THE DARK - So imagine you’re going to have dinner at an restaurant. There’s going to be 5 courses, an appetizer course, a salad, a first course and so on. There’ll be wine served too. Now imagine having to eat all this while being blind-folded. Such a dinner is planned, it’s called “DINING IN THE DARK” , a special fundraiser dinner to benefit the Louisiana Association for the Blind in Shreveport, it’ll take place February 24 th at Superior Steakhouse Ashley Hebert is Banquet and...

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The Cleveland Orchestra: Jacqueline du Pré performs Elgar and Lalo

Airs Monday, February 12, 2018, at 1 p.m. This week on the Cleveland Orchestra, celebrating the Orchestra's 100 year, we present an archival concert featuring cellist Jacqueline du Pré in the Cello Concerto by Sir Edward Elgar and the Cello Concerto by Lalo. The concert will open with Ravel's Mother Goose Suite.

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Bird Calls with Cliff Shackelford for February 13, 2018

Airs Tuesday, February 13, 2018, at 6 p.m. Once again ornithologist Cliff Shackelford, from the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department, will be on hand to take your questions about all our feathered friends on "Bird Calls" from Red River Radio. If you have a photo or the recorded sound of a bird that you'd like Cliff to research and identify for the show please send them to wbeckett@lsus.edu . We'll also post your photos and recorded sounds on our website after the show. Join us for Bird Calls...

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Health Matters: Early Cancer Detection

Airs Thursday, February 15, 2018, at 6 p.m. Early detection affects cancer treatment outcomes. Tune in Thursday at 6 p.m. for Health Matters. Our host, Dr. Patrick Lavo will be joined by Dr. Shawn Milligan, Dr. Jerry McLarty, and Jenny Green from Feist-Weiller Cancer Center to talk about the importance of early detection and the Feist-Weiller Family Health Day. Your questions will be taken during the show at 1-800-52-8502

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Regional Symphony Broadcast: Pianist Steven Dong with the Marshal Symphony Orchestra

Airs Friday, February 16, 2018, at 12 noon. This week on our Regional Symphony Broadcast pianist Steven Dong, winner of the 2017 Juanita Miller competition of the Texas Association of Symphony Orchestras, will join the Marshal Symphony Orchestra for a concert featuring Rachmaninoff's Rhapsody on a Theme by Paganini along with the magnificent Firebird Suite by Igor Stravinsky.

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Going Black: The Legacy of Philly Soul Radio

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Metropolitan Opera: Wagner's Parsifal

Airs Saturday, February 17, 2018, at 12 noon. The 2017-18 Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast season continues with a live broadcast of Wagner’s final opera, Parsifal. Yannick Nézet-Séguin conducts his first network broadcast as Met Music Director Designate. An acclaimed cast of Wagnerian singers stars in this production by François Girard. Tenor Klaus Florian Vogt sings the title role of a naïve youth who saves the brotherhood of the Holy Grail. Soprano Evelyn Herlitzius makes her network...

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Commentator Archie McDonald salutes Flag Day. 

Brian O'Nuanain shares part one of his upcoming exciting tour of Ireland. 

Elton John And Leon Russell On World Cafe

May 30, 2011

From his start with the band Bluesology in 1961, multi-award winner Elton John (born Reginald Kenneth Dwight) has time and time again proven himself to be one of the most iconic singer-songwriters of our day. Rising to international fame by the 1970's with the hit "Your Song," Elton has since released an overwhelming number of studio albums, many of which have climbed their way to the top of the charts.

On Sunday May 8th Red River Radio presented a concert featuring the winners of its second annual Young Artist Competition. These six performers showed their musical talents before a live audience at the LSUS University Center Theater. The concert was originally broadcast on Friday May 28, 2011 on the Regional Symphony Broadcast.  Kermit Poling will be your host and master of ceremonies.

Dr. Randall Brewer from River Cities Interventional Pain Specialists joins Host Kermit Poling to discuss Migraine Headaches and various symptoms and treatments to manage the pain.

Chuck Brown On World Cafe

Feb 3, 2011

Chuck Brown, the Godfather of Go-Go music, died in 2012. A year earlier, he'd stopped by World Cafe to discuss his 50-plus-year career and his last album.

Dr. Anil Veluvolu & Dr. Sanford Katz join Kermit Poling to discuss Pancreatic Cancer.

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The 2010 Red River Radio Young Artists Competition Winner's Concert. This program was recorded by Red River Radio before a live studio audience on Sunday May 9, 2010 at the LSUS University Center Theater. Kermit Poling is your host and master of ceremonies. The Program originally aired on Red River Radio, Saturday July 3 at 2:00 p.m.

How To Protect Our Children From Sexual Predators."  Detective Paula Morino with the Shreveport PD Sex Crimes Unit & Dr. Bruce McCormick, a medical and family psychologist joined Bill Beckett and answered online questions.

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Gary Borders: On the other side of the library counter

Airs Friday, February 9, 2018, at 7:45 a.m. This week commentator Gary Borders share his experience as a library volunteer at LeTourneau University.

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Shadow Files: The War Of The Worlds

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History Matters: Panic and Depression

Red River Radio Vehicle Donation Program

The Vehicle Donation Program provides Vehicle Donation Services to Public Radio stations across the country. This is a great way to support this station and get a tax write off for your car. Contact the Vehicle Donation program directly online or if you have any questions about the vehicle donation process, please don't hesitate to reach out to our vehicle experts at 855-277-2346 , or you can call our direct line at 401-808-8277.

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The Story Of Bird Calls with Cliff Shackelford on Red River Radio

This video takes you into the studio with Cliff and also through the world of birds that we cover on Bird Calls, which airs the second Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. Please join us and please call in with your questions at 800-552-8502

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