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Free Seminar For Tech Entrepreneurs Begins Today

TECH ENTREPRENEURS - Starting a business from scratch can be a challenging process, especially if it's a high-tech business trying to sell a product or service that is charting into unknown territory. Well there's a free 10-week seminar series that begins today in Shreveport where the focus is on Science-based entrepreneurism. It's hosted by LSU Health Shreveport's Office of Sponsored Programs and Technology Transfer . The seminar called: "The Business of Science " will take place at the...

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Red River Radio Spotlight: The Marshall Symphony Orchestra with Jean 'n Classics

Airs Thursday, September 7, 2017, at 11 a.m. Bill Beckett spoke with Tiffany Ammermen and Kermit Poling from the Marshall Symphony Orchestra about week filled with events throughout the City of Marshall Texas, including a Costume Party, Dixieland on the Square at Telegraph Park, Coffee with the Conductor, a Wine Tasting, an Open Dress Rehearsal on Friday, September 15, and on Saturday, September 16, at 8 p.m. the Marshall Symphony Orchestra presents “Shaken, Not Stirred,” the Music of James...

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Red River Radio Spotlight: Chris Botti At Angelina Arts Alliance

Airs Wednesday, September 6, 2017, at 11 a.m. Bill Beckett spoke with Jennifer Allen, Executive Director of the Angelina Arts Alliance, about a concert featuring Jazz Trumpeter Chris Botti, coming up next Thursday, September 21, at 7:30 pm in Temple Theater, Lufkin. For complete details visit online the Angelina Arts Alliance or call the box office at 936-633-5454.

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Health Matters: Alzheimer

Airs Thursday, September 14, 2017, at 6 p.m. Dr. Sanford Katz will host a conversation on Alzheimer’s. Guests will be Gerontologist Stacy Hand, who provides Dementia Education and Training through the Alzheimer’s Agency, and Dr. Richard Zweig, neurologist with LSU Health. Thernessia Fenceroy will also share a family member’s perspective. Questions will be taken at 1-800-552-8502.

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BBC Proms Series: Pianist Leif Ove Andsnes in Rachmaninoff's 4th piano concerto

Airs Thursday, September 14, 2017, at 1 p.m. This week at The BBC Proms we feature Vasily Petrenko conducting the the Oslo Philharmonic with pianist Leif Ove Andsnes in the The Firebird Suite by Stranvisnky, Rachmaninoff's Piano Concert No. 4, and the Symphony No. 12, “The Year 1917” by Shostakovich.

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Shreveport House Concerts: Soul Track Mind

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Caravan: Chris Smither at the Fur Peace Ranch Part One

Airs Friday, September 15, 2017, at 9 p.m. This week on the Caravan we'll hear new music from Myshkin's Ruby Warbler and Mia Dyson as well as some vintage cuts from Neil Young, Victoria Williams, Muriel Anderson, The Pines, and Kris Delmhorst. On Blues at the Bottom we'll feature Buddy Flett, Etta Baker, Bobby Rush, and Chris Belleau. In our concert hour this week we'll hear Part 1 of a concert by Chris Smither, recorded Live at the Fur Peace Ranch and in the third hour we'll be Chasing the...

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APM Reports: Keeping Teachers

San Francisco Symphony: Stravinsky's complete Petrushka

Airs Monday, September 18, 2017, at 1 p.m. The San Francisco Symphony continues its season of broadcast concerts this week when baritone Thomas Hampson joins conductor Michael Tilson Thomas for three works by Stravinsky, including his Divertimento, the Circus Polka, and the complete score to the ballet Petrushka, and the concert opens with his Scènes de ballet. Also on this concert, music by John Adams and his work "The Wound Dresser."

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Commentator Gary Joiner travels for Louisiana highway 8 to a place called Burr’s Ferry 

Commentator Archie McDonald reflects on the dependence we now have on the internet and instant connectivity. 

Commentator Brian O'Nuanain shares his bemused thoughts about marital tests.

Commentator Gary Joiner looks at the life and history of the lessor know of the Lafitte brothers 

The Steve Miller Band On World Cafe

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Some people call him space cowboy, some people call him the gangster of love, but most know him as Steve Miller, the guitarist and vocalist whose laid-back, infectiously catchy tunes have soothed the nation for decades.

Commentator Archie McDonald remembers with some misgivings, his youthful fascination with professional wrestling.
 

Commentator Brian O'Nuanain shares view on punctuation and James Joyce. 

Dr. Sunny Hussain joins Kermit Poling to discuss 'GERD' in Infants. GERD is Gastroesophageal reflux disease and they will look into the causes and solutions to this problem in children.

Commentator Gary Joiner remembers the 75th anniversary of the Spanish Civil War.

Commentator Archie McDonald compiles a short list of journalists he admires. 

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Shadow Files: The Big Foot Legend

Airs Thursday. September 14, 2017, at 7:45 a.m. On this week's shadow file, Dr. Cheryl White takes us to the exact location of the infamous Big Foot.

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High Holy Days Schedule

Birthday of the World Part 1 - Airs Monday, September 18, at 8 p.m.
Music and Liturgy for Rosh Hashanah, (The Jewish New Year) Sung by The Western Wind with Guest Cantors, Narrated by Leonard Nimoy. In this classic performance, Leonard Nimoy and The Western Wind Vocal Ensemble join forces to explore the rich and profound musical and spiritual traditions of the Jewish High Holy Days. The Birthday of the World presents some of the most inspiring music in the Jewish liturgical tradition,...

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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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