Shreveport Symphony Orchestra http://redriverradio.org en Red River Radio Spotlight: Simone Dinnerstein with the Shreveport Symphony Orchestra http://redriverradio.org/post/red-river-radio-spotlight-simone-dinnerstein-shreveport-symphony-orchestra <p><strong>Aired Friday, May 2 at 11 a.m. &nbsp;</strong>Kermit Poling spoke with pianist Simone Dinnersten, composer Philip Lasser, and music director/conductor Michael Betterman&nbsp;about the Shreveport Symphony Orchestra's season finale and chamber concerts this weekend. Works to be performed are&nbsp;Ravel's Le tombeau de Couperin, Philip Lasser's Piano Concerto subtitled The Circle and the Child, and Dvorak's Symphony No. 9 (“From the New World”). <span style="line-height: 1.5;">Sunday's chamber concert features </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">J.S. Fri, 02 May 2014 16:00:00 +0000 Kermit Poling & Michael Butterman & Simone Dinnerstein & Philip Lasser 43730 at http://redriverradio.org Red River Radio Spotlight: Simone Dinnerstein with the Shreveport Symphony Orchestra Red River Radio Spotlight: Jason Vieaux with the Shreveport Symphony Orchestra http://redriverradio.org/post/red-river-radio-spotlight-jason-vieaux-shreveport-symphony-orchestra <p><strong>Aired Friday, April 4 at 10 a.m. Kermit Poling</strong> talks with classical guitarist <strong><a href="http://shreveportsymphony.com/concerts/apr-5-jason-vieaux#bio" target="_blank">Jason Vieaux</a></strong> about his performance with the&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Shreveport Symphony Orchestra which takes place Saturday, April 5 at 7:30 p.m. at Riverview Theatre in Shreveport. <strong><a href="http://shreveportsymphony.com/concerts/apr-5-jason-vieaux#bio2">Jose Luis Castillo</a></strong> will be the guest conductor for this concert. Fri, 04 Apr 2014 15:00:00 +0000 Kermit Poling & Jason Vieaux 42398 at http://redriverradio.org Red River Radio Spotlight: Jason Vieaux with the Shreveport Symphony Orchestra Red River Radio Spotlight: Shreveport Symphony - Katherine Kemler http://redriverradio.org/post/red-river-radio-spotlight-shreveport-symphony-katherine-kemler <p><strong>Kermit Poling</strong> spoke with flutist <strong>Katherine Kemler</strong> about the next <strong>Shreveport Symphony Orchestra</strong> concert which opens with Jon Lord's work "To Notice Such Things" &nbsp;and will conclude with Mozart's Requiem Mass with soprano Jane Redding, mezzo-soprano Lauren McNeese, Tenor John Viscardi, baritone Grant Youngblood, along with the Centenary College Choir and the NSU chamber choir. For more information contact the <strong><a href="http://www.shreveportsymphony.com/" target="_blank">Shreveport Symphony Orchestra</a></strong>&nbsp;at <strong>318-227-8863</strong>.</p><p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 17:00:00 +0000 Kermit Poling 41082 at http://redriverradio.org Red River Radio Spotlight: Shreveport Symphony - Katherine Kemler Red River Radio Spotlight: Shreveport Symphony Orchestra presents Wagner & Strauss http://redriverradio.org/post/red-river-radio-spotlight-shreveport-symphony-orchestra-presents-wagner-strauss <p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Bill Beckett</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> spoke with pianist </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Asiya Korepanova</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Dr. Lester Senter Wilson</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, the Executive Director of the </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Wideman International Piano Competition</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> about the </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Shreveport Symphony </strong><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Orchestr</strong><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">a</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>’s</strong> concert on Saturday, November 16 at 7:30 pm in Riverview </span>Theatre<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. The concert features </span>Asiya<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Korepanova<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> in the </span>Burlekse<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> by </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Richard Strauss</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Twyla Robinson</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> in the Four Last Songs of Richard Strauss as well as his tone poem Don Juan. The concert opens with </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Wagner</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">’s Prelude and </span>Liebestod<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> from Tristan und </span>Isolde<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. For more information you can contact online the </span><a href="http://www.shreveportsymphony.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank"><strong>Shreveport Symphony Orchestr</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">a or call </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">318-227-8863</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Thu, 14 Nov 2013 18:00:00 +0000 Bill Beckett 36212 at http://redriverradio.org Red River Radio Spotlight: Shreveport Symphony Orchestra presents Wagner & Strauss Red River Radio Spotlight: Opening Night with the Shreveport Symphony Orchestra http://redriverradio.org/post/red-river-radio-spotlight-opening-night-shreveport-symphony-orchestra <div><strong>Aired Friday, September 20 at 11:00 p.m. Kermit Poling</strong> spoke with music director <strong>Michael Butterman</strong> and violinist&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Jennifer Koh</strong> about the opening concert in the <a href="http://shreveportsymphony.com/concerts/sep-21-opening-night" target="_blank"><strong>Shreveport Symphony Orchestra</strong>'<strong>s</strong></a> new season. The concert features <strong>Sibelius' Finlandia </strong>and his <strong>Violin Concerto</strong> as well as the Symphony No. 1 by <strong>Brahms</strong>.</span></div><p> Fri, 20 Sep 2013 16:00:00 +0000 Kermit Poling 33758 at http://redriverradio.org Red River Radio Spotlight: Opening Night with the Shreveport Symphony Orchestra