World Music http://redriverradio.org en Twang Darkly Live on Red River Radio http://redriverradio.org/post/twang-darkly-live-red-river-radio-0 <p><strong style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 13px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; line-height: 18px;">Airs Thursday, February 13 at 8 p.m.&nbsp;</strong><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 13px; line-height: 18px;">Twang Darkly returns to Red River Radio for a live performance of their unique blend of&nbsp;original&nbsp;instrumental&nbsp;music that has been described as "Cinematic Appalachian jazz rock fetched from the future on a beer-fueled time machine fabricated from gourds and guitar strings." Twang Darkly features&nbsp;Michael Futreal on Appalachian dulcimer, banjo, gourdtar, guitar, harmonica, flute, and suchlike; &nbsp;Troy Messina drum; &nbsp;and Joel Boultinghouse on the big ol' string bass and electric guitars.&nbsp;Join us Thursday night at 8 p.m. and while you’re at it, give us a call and help support live music on Red River Radio at 800-552-8502 or click here.&nbsp;</span><strong style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 13px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; line-height: 18px;"><a href="https://secure.publicbroadcasting.net/rrr/default/form.pledgemain" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(0, 82, 155);" target="_blank">DONATE NOW</a>!</strong></p><p> Fri, 14 Feb 2014 02:00:00 +0000 Bill Beckett & Wally Derleth - Evening Jazz 39949 at http://redriverradio.org Twang Darkly Live on Red River Radio Yo-Yo Ma: Song of Joy and Peace http://redriverradio.org/post/yo-yo-ma-song-joy-and-peace <div><strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Airs Monday, December 23 at 10 p.m.&nbsp;</span></strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Imagine a musical party that celebrates the hopes, dreams and joy that animates seasonal festivals the world over. That is what inspired Yo-Yo Ma to create "Songs of Joy and Peace: The Yo-Yo Ma Holiday Party" with a remarkable group of friends.&nbsp;</span></div><div>Hosted by John Schaefer, this one-hour holiday special combines the joy of music with the gift of discovery as shared and performed by friends old and new. Mon, 23 Dec 2013 21:06:53 +0000 37870 at http://redriverradio.org Yo-Yo Ma: Song of Joy and Peace Savannah Music Festival: Bela Fleck, Edgar Meyer & Zakir Hussain - Part One http://redriverradio.org/post/savannah-music-festival-bela-fleck-edgar-meyer-zakir-hussain-part-one-0 <p><strong>Airs Thursday, September 19 at 8 p.m.</strong> Bassist Edgar Meyer and banjoist Bela Fleck had collaborated for nearly thirty years, but in 2008 when they formed a trio with tabla master Zakir Hussain, they created a small group in which each member offered up original compositions based upon their virtuosity and shared musical ideas. Tune in for part two of a 2011 Savannah Music Festival concert featuring Fleck, Meyer and Hussain live at the Lucas Theatre for the Arts. Fri, 20 Sep 2013 01:00:00 +0000 33526 at http://redriverradio.org Savannah Music Festival: Bela Fleck, Edgar Meyer & Zakir Hussain - Part One Edinburgh Festival Program 4 http://redriverradio.org/post/edinburgh-festival-program-4 <p><strong>Airs Thursday, December 27 at 11:00 a.m.&nbsp;</strong>Born from the trauma of the Second World War, Edinburgh's unique combination of festivals is a triumph of international shared storytelling. Encompassing classical music, theater, literature, popular and folk music, science, visual art and a city-wide sharing of culture, this radio series will give listeners a first-hand experience of being in one of the world's most creative and cosmopolitan cities during a period when over 600,000 visitors experience the "annual cultural equivalent of the Olympics" during which over 4,000 performances take place in hundreds of venues ranging from exquisite concert halls to site-specific fringe spaces.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 27 Dec 2012 17:00:00 +0000 21527 at http://redriverradio.org Edinburgh Festival Program 4 A Paul Winter Solstice Concert http://redriverradio.org/post/paul-winter-solstice-concert <p><strong>Airs Saturday, December 22 at 8:00 p.m. &nbsp;</strong>Once again on the darkest night of the year, NPR Music presents the illuminating tradition From New York's Cathedral of St. John the Divine: the 32nd annual Paul Winter Solstice Celebration, featuring gospel singer Theresa Thomason, Mbira Master Chris Berry and The Paul Winter Consort with Paul&nbsp;McCandless, Eugene Friesen, Paul Sullivan, Eliot Wadopian, Jamey Haddad, Tim Brumfield and the glorious Cathedral Pipe Organ.&nbsp;</p><p> Sun, 23 Dec 2012 02:00:00 +0000 21415 at http://redriverradio.org A Paul Winter Solstice Concert