Holiday Specials on Red River Radio http://redriverradio.org en Eastertide with Christ Church Cathedral Choir http://redriverradio.org/post/eastertide-christ-church-cathedral-choir-0 <div><strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Airs Sunday, April 20 at 10 a.m.&nbsp;</span></strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The English chorale tradition comes alive during this Easter special featuring the Cathedral Choir of Christ's Church Oxford with a rich selection of chorale works from across the centuries.&nbsp;</span></div> Sun, 20 Apr 2014 15:00:00 +0000 43062 at http://redriverradio.org Eastertide with Christ Church Cathedral Choir Music of the Baroque Holy Week http://redriverradio.org/post/music-baroque-holy-week <div><strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Airs Friday, April 18 at 12 noon&nbsp;</span></strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Music of the Baroque presents Bach’s Passion According to St. John will be conducted by Jane Glover. &nbsp; The soloists include Paul Agnew,&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Nathan Berg</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, </span>Yulia<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Van </span>Doren<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, </span>Krisztina<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Szabó<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Todd von </span>Felker<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, Susan Nelson, Klaus Georg, Ryan </span>O’Mealey<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and the Music of the Baroque Chorus and Orchestra.</span></div><p> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 17:00:00 +0000 42680 at http://redriverradio.org Music of the Baroque Holy Week Passover: A Time To Cross Over http://redriverradio.org/post/passover-time-cross-over-0 <div><strong>Airs Thursday, April 17 at 7 p.m.&nbsp;</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This Passover holiday special magazine celebrates the journey from slavery to freedom with segments featuring Emmy Award Winner Jeremy </span>Piven<span style="line-height: 1.5;">; Pulitzer Prize winning author Geraldine </span>Brookds<span style="line-height: 1.5;">; 'Kosher Gospel' singer Joshua Nelson;Iranian-born novelist Gina </span>Nahai<span style="line-height: 1.5;">; "The Giant Leap", an original family radio play by the acclaimed </span>Storahtelling<span style="line-height: 1.5;">; a moving piece about "Freedom Song", an original musical about a Passover meal written by recovering addicts; and more...Hosted by </span>Arye<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Gross.</span></div><p> Fri, 18 Apr 2014 00:00:00 +0000 42743 at http://redriverradio.org Passover: A Time To Cross Over The Mormon Tabernacle Choir: Hope & Light and Easter Reflections http://redriverradio.org/post/mormon-tabernacle-choir-hope-light-and-easter-reflections <div><strong>Airs Thursday, April 17 at 2 p.m.&nbsp;</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Join us for the renowned Mormon Tabernacle Choir as they present Hope &amp; Light and Easter Reflections with songs including&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Christ the Lord Is Risen Today, In the Garden, Be Thou My Vision, Look to the Day, There Is Sunshine in My Soul Today, Hail&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">the Day That Sees Him Rise, Gently Raise the Sacred Strain and God Be with You Till We Meet Again.</span></div><p> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 19:00:00 +0000 42670 at http://redriverradio.org The Mormon Tabernacle Choir: Hope & Light and Easter Reflections Harmonia: Easter http://redriverradio.org/post/harmonia-easter <div><strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Airs Thursday, April 17 at 1 p.m.&nbsp;</span></strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">An hour-long program of early music, celebrating the Christian holidays around Easter. Choral music from the times and lands of the Pre-Baroque era is all about endless layers upon layers of the richest of human and vocal harmonies. From the Renaissance through the baroque, music for Holy Week and Easter Sunday will be explored, in addition to a new release by </span>Rinaldo<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Alessandrini's<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Concerto </span>Italiano<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. &nbsp;Hosted by Angela </span>Mariani<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></div><p> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 18:00:00 +0000 42679 at http://redriverradio.org Harmonia: Easter