Louisiana State Exhibit Museum http://redriverradio.org en Shreveport exhibit cultivates wisdom of age, documents stories of elders http://redriverradio.org/post/shreveport-exhibit-cultivates-wisdom-age-documents-stories-elders <p>Retired Shreveport pathologist Bennett Sewell will unveil&nbsp;his exhibition Sunday that is a departure from his found-object dog sculptures. The display of life lessons in northwest Louisiana features the photos and stories of 24 people who are older than 75. They've shared their personal stories and wisdom.</p><p></p> Fri, 15 Nov 2013 15:56:00 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 36260 at http://redriverradio.org Shreveport exhibit cultivates wisdom of age, documents stories of elders History Matters: Buildings, artwork, oral histories all hallmarks of WPA http://redriverradio.org/post/history-matters-buildings-artwork-oral-histories-all-hallmarks-wpa <p>Among the lasting legacies of the Great Depression are works of the WPA, the Works Progress Administration. Commentator Gary Joiner examines the WPA accomplishments close to home and farther afield across the nation.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 01 Oct 2013 12:35:19 +0000 Gary Joiner, Ph.D. 34242 at http://redriverradio.org History Matters: Buildings, artwork, oral histories all hallmarks of WPA Red River Radio Spotlight: Dr. John at Glitz & Gritz 2013 http://redriverradio.org/post/red-river-radio-spotlight-dr-john-glitz-gritz-2013 <p><strong>Aired Wednesday, September 25 at 12 noon.</strong> <strong>Bill Beckett</strong> spoke with <strong>Dr. John</strong> via phone from LA about the <strong>2013 Glitz &amp; Grits</strong> concert featuring Dr. John playing on the <strong>George Rodrigue Steinway Grand Piano</strong> painted with his famous Blue Dogs. Also on the concert, <strong>Windstorm </strong>playing some exciting R&amp;B standards. For information you can visit <strong><a href="http://flsem.mmcchosting.com/event/glitz-grits-2013" target="_blank">Glitz &amp; Gritz</a></strong> on the web or call <strong>318-632-2020</strong>.</p><p> Wed, 25 Sep 2013 17:00:00 +0000 Bill Beckett 33911 at http://redriverradio.org Red River Radio Spotlight: Dr. John at Glitz & Gritz 2013 Red River Radio Spotlight: Summer Jazz Camp 2013 http://redriverradio.org/post/red-river-radio-spotlight-summer-jazz-camp-2013-0 <p><strong>Bill Beckett</strong> speaks with <strong>Chris Allen</strong>, a double bass artists with the Shreveport Summer Music Festival, about their first ever <strong>Louisiana Jazz Camp</strong> which will culminate this Friday and Saturday with concerts at the Louisiana State Exhibit Museum Auditorium. For more information about the camp and these concerts contact the <a href="http://www.shreveportsummermusicfestival.com/index.html/splash/jazz-camp/" target="_blank">Shreveport Summer Music Festival</a> or the <strong>Louisiana State Exhibit Museum</strong> at 318 - 632 - 2020 Tue, 16 Jul 2013 17:00:00 +0000 Bill Beckett 30538 at http://redriverradio.org Red River Radio Spotlight: Summer Jazz Camp 2013 Red River Radio Spotlight: Summer Jazz Camp 2013 http://redriverradio.org/post/red-river-radio-spotlight-summer-jazz-camp-2013 <div><strong>Bill Beckett </strong>talks with bassist <strong>Chris Allen</strong> about the <strong>Shreveport Music Festival's 2013 Summer Jazz Camp </strong>which begin July 15 and runs through July 20. Registrations deadline has been extended and are now being&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">accepted online at <a href="http://www.shreveportsummermusicfestival.com/index.html/splash/jazz-camp/" target="_blank">Shreveport Summer Music Festival</a> or you can pick up an application at many area music store or stop by Red River Radio, 8675 </span>Youree<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> drive, Shreveport, LA 71115. &nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">You can also contact the <strong>Louisiana State Exhibit Museum</strong> at 318 - 632 - 2020 for more information.&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Registrations deadline has been extended.</span></div><p> Wed, 10 Jul 2013 17:00:00 +0000 Bill Beckett 29947 at http://redriverradio.org Red River Radio Spotlight: Summer Jazz Camp 2013