Chautauqua Music Festival http://redriverradio.org en America's Music Festivals: Chautauqua Music Festival http://redriverradio.org/post/americas-music-festivals-chautauqua-music-festival <p><strong>Airs Monday, May 7 at 11:00 a.m.&nbsp;</strong> President Teddy Roosevelt once described the programs at Chatauqua Lake as &ldquo;the most American thing about America.&rdquo; What began in the early 1870s as an experimental school on the banks of pristine Chautauqua Lake in upstate New York has now blossomed into a 750-acre education center which offers an incredible summer music festival. Music floats over the grounds, coming from the practice cabins where musicians spend seven weeks honing their crafts in preparation for concerts. Mon, 07 May 2012 16:00:00 +0000 9356 at http://redriverradio.org America's Music Festivals: Chautauqua Music Festival