Wally Derleth - Evening Jazz

Producer & Host

Wally moved to Shreveport in the fall of 1994 from Wisconsin. He started with Red River Radio in November 1999. Wally enjoys listening to music, playing golf, umpiring high school and college baseball games, and he likes to read "anything by Stephen King or Tom Clancy." You also will find him cheering for the Green Bay Packers and the University of Wisconsin Badgers.



Mon June 4, 2012
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Chris Allen & Friends Live on Red River Radio

Airs Monday, June 4 at 8:00 p.m. Bassist Chris Allen will be joined by guitarist Nick Palmer and Galen Smith on drums for some live jazz infused music on Monday night. Tune in for more live music during our Summer Pledge Dive and give us a call at 800-552-8502 to make your pledge or go on line here.   Donate Now.


Sat June 2, 2012
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Steve Howell plays live on Red River Radio

Airs Saturday, June 2, at 7:00 p.m.  Guitarist Steve Howell joins hosts Wally Derleth and Bill Beckett for a live show on Red River Radio. Howell presents a delicate blend of roots music from country, blues and rockabilly to torch songs. In 2011, his CD "Since I Saw You Last" was awarded the Historical Significance Award from the Academy of Texas Music. Support live, local music on the radio by making a pledge by calling 800-552-8502.

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Wed May 30, 2012
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Maggie Koerner - Live on Red River Radio

Airs Wednesday, May 30 at 8:00 p.m.  Maggie Koerner will join Bill Beckett & Wally Derleth for a live show featuring music from her debut release. Join us for the rising talent from Shreveport and help us out with your pledge of support at 800-552-8502 or just click here and pledge on line.

Evening Jazz

Tune in Monday through Thursday nights, from 9:00 p.m to midnight, for the best in Jazz with host Wally Derleth. He takes you through the jazz age from Big Band and Swing to Mainstream and Contemporary Jazz.

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Evening Jazz
Monday:  9-Midnight
Tuesday:  9-Midnight
Wednesday:  9-Midnight
Thursday:  9-Midnight

The Newport Jazz Files
Tuesday: 9-10 p.m.

Contemporary Jazz Hour
Wednesday:  10-11 p.m.

Swing Night
Thursday: 9-Midnight

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