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8:00pm

Mon March 3, 2014
New Orleans Jazz Festival

New Orleans Jazz Festival: Vocal Jazz

John Boutte - Jazz Fest 2013
Ryan Hodgson-Rigsbee

Airs Monday, March 3 at 8 p.m.  Join us this week for the first program from the New Orleans Jazz Festival showcasing highlights from the 2013 festival. Tonight John Boutte treats us to some vocal jazz.

11:00am

Mon March 3, 2014
San Francisco Symphony

San Francisco Symphony

Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas

Airs Monday, March 4 at 11 a.m. Music Director Michael Tilson Thomas returns to the podium this week for another concert by the San Francisco Symphony. He'll be joined by pianist Yuja Wang for a performance of the Piano Concerto No. 3 in D minor, Op. 30 by Rachmaninoff. To open the concert maestro Thomas will lead them in a Pavane by Faure and we'll also hear the Symphony No. 3 in C major, Op. 52 by Jean Sibelius.

10:25am

Mon March 3, 2014
Science

New Diana, Texas, high school students prepare to launch high power rocket

Credit New Diana Rocket Society/Facebook

Students at New Diana High School in East Texas are building a rocket that will go 19 miles high and travel at three times the speed of sound. New Diana is among nine schools in Texas to receive clearance from NASA to build a rocket that will be launched at the U.S. Army’s White Sands Missile Range in May or June.

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6:00pm

Sun March 2, 2014
Intelligence Squared

Intelligence Squared: Spy On Me, I'd Rather Be Safe.

Airs Sunday, February 23 at 6 p.m. The NSA collects data on billions of phone calls and internet communications per day. Are these surveillance programs legal? Do they keep us safe? What tradeoffs are we willing to make between security and privacy? As Benjamin Franklin might have asked, "Are we giving up essential liberty to purchase temporary safety, and thus deserving of neither?"

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11:00am

Sun March 2, 2014
Lake Naconiche Pavilion Project

Red River Radio Spotlight: Lake Naconiche Pavilion Project

This rendering of a park pavilion on Lake Naconiche will be built by the Timber Framers Guild during a nine-day workshop in March.
Timber Framers Guild

Bill Beckett talks with Tim Chauvin, President of Red Suspenders Timber Frames and the coordinator for the Timber Framers' Guild Project, to talk about the Lake Naconiche Pavilion Project which will take place from March 20-28 on Lake Naconiche in East Texas. For information about this project and how you can get involved go to the Guild's Web Site at www.tfguild.org or call 855-598-1803.

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