Holiday http://redriverradio.org en 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 Christmas with Madrigalia 2012 http://redriverradio.org/post/christmas-madrigalia-2012 <p><strong>Airs Tuesday, December 18 at 2:00 p.m.</strong><br>This holiday season, Madrigalia returns to public radio for Christmas with Madrigalia: A Time to Rejoice. This program of holiday cheer fills the season with joy, and features many Madrigalia favorites along with some new seasonal tunes to brighten the darkest of winter's days. The program features settings of familiar tunes and texts by some of today's most brilliant young composers along with some less familiar, yet captivating melodies.&nbsp; Christmas with Madrigalia was conducted by Lee Wright and recorded live in concert at Downtown United Presbyterian Church in Rochester, NY. The special includes music by David Hogan, Eric Whitacre, Roger Wilhelm, Cary Ratcliff, Libby Larsen and others. Tue, 18 Dec 2012 20:00:00 +0000 21126 at http://redriverradio.org Christmas with Madrigalia 2012 Glenn Miller Goes To War With The Army Air Force Band http://redriverradio.org/post/glenn-miller-goes-war-army-air-force-band <p><strong>Airs Monday, November 12 at 9:00 p.m.</strong>&nbsp; It was one of the greatest jazz orchestras ever assembled, led by a popular bandleader who took it overseas to raise the morale of the Allied soldiers fighting World War II in Europe—and who then vanished at the height of his popularity.<br><br>“Glenn Miller Goes To War With the Army Air Force Band” features interviews with AAF band member Nat Peck (who signed on with Miller’s military ensemble in 1943 at the age of 19), historian Michael McGerr, and the music of the AAF in all of its configurations—ballads with singer Johnny Desmond, uptempo swing numbers featuring the big band, easy-listening with-strings recordings, a modern-jazz small group side with pianist Mel Powell, and a once-in-a-lifetime encounter with Bing Crosby in England in August 1944.&nbsp; Mon, 12 Nov 2012 16:56:00 +0000 19252 at http://redriverradio.org Glenn Miller Goes To War With The Army Air Force Band