Carnegie Hall http://redriverradio.org en Shreveport cellist to tour with National Youth Orchestra http://redriverradio.org/post/shreveport-cellist-tour-national-youth-orchestra <p>Shreveport cellist Eliot Haas, 17, has been selected to play in the <a href="http://www.carnegiehall.org/Education/National-Youth-Orchestra-of-the-United-States-of-America/">National Youth Orchestra of the United States</a>. About 1,000 students applied for Carnegie Hall’s prestigious summer program for teenage musicians.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 01 Apr 2014 13:57:03 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 42217 at http://redriverradio.org Shreveport cellist to tour with National Youth Orchestra Carnegie Hall Live: Staatskapelle Dresden http://redriverradio.org/post/carnegie-hall-live-staatskapelle-dresden <p><strong>Airs Tuesday, April 23 at 11 a.m. &nbsp;</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">In 2010, Christian Thielemann and the Staatskapelle Dresden recorded Bruckner’s Symphony No. 8 to enthusiastic critical acclaim. Don't miss your chance to hear this "venerable, remarkable orchestra" (The New York Times) perform this massive work live in concert.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Tue, 23 Apr 2013 16:00:00 +0000 26371 at http://redriverradio.org Carnegie Hall Live: Staatskapelle Dresden Alexandria youth orchestra prepares for Carnegie Hall date http://redriverradio.org/post/alexandria-youth-orchestra-prepares-carnegie-hall-date <p>Rapides Youth Orchestra is on a roll. The students are preparing to play concerts at Carnegie Hall and the White House in December. But before then, they’ll compete in the Crescent City Classic National Orchestra Competition on March 23. Later this month, they’ll perform the National Anthem at a New Orleans Hornets game. Classical guitarist John De Chiaro teaches string instruments at three public schools in Alexandria. He says it’s easy to spot the kids who will stick with music. It’s not their raw talent that stands out; rather, it's their accountability.</p><p></p> Mon, 18 Mar 2013 13:40:29 +0000 Kate Archer Kent 25029 at http://redriverradio.org Alexandria youth orchestra prepares for Carnegie Hall date The Best of Carnegie Hall Live http://redriverradio.org/post/best-carnegie-hall-live <p><strong>Airs Thursday, September 6 at 11:00 a.m.</strong>&nbsp; Cleveland, Berlin and Budapest. The "Cleveland Orchestra" plays Shostakovich's Symphony No. 6,&nbsp; the "Berlin Philharmonic" plays Mahler Symphony No. 2 (first movement), and the "Budapest Festival Orchestra" plays Schubert Symphony No. 9. Thu, 06 Sep 2012 16:00:00 +0000 Fred Child & Jeff Spurgeon 16716 at http://redriverradio.org The Best of Carnegie Hall Live Spring For Music At Carnegie Hall: The Houston Symphony http://redriverradio.org/post/spring-music-carnegie-hall-houston-symphony <p><strong>Airs Friday, July 20 at 12:00 noon</strong>.&nbsp;&nbsp; Spring for Music showcases some of North America&rsquo;s most exciting orchestras at Carnegie Hall. In Program 1, the Houston Symphony performs an all-Shostakovich program including a rarity, Anti-Formalist Rayok, a protest piece that was not performed publicly until the Soviet Union was self-destructing. Also on the program is Shostakovich&rsquo;s iconic Symphony No. 11. Music director Hans Graf conducts, with bass soloist Mikhail Svetlov. Fri, 20 Jul 2012 17:00:00 +0000 Elliot Forest 13986 at http://redriverradio.org Spring For Music At Carnegie Hall: The Houston Symphony