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Holiday Specials on Red River Radio

Red River Radio offers a wide variety of holiday special for the season beginning the day before Thanksgiving. Programs for Thanksgiving, Chanukah, Christmas, Kwanzaa, &  New Years which celebrate our diverse culture through the sacred and secular, classical, jazz, folk, world, and popular music, story telling, drama, humor, cooking, religion, philosophy, and more. Join us as we Celebrate with each other throughout this season of Joy. If an item you heard was removed and you'd like more information contact Bill Beckett at wbeckett@lsus.edu

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10:00am

Wed January 1, 2014
New Year's Day from Vienna 2014

New Year's Day from Vienna 2014

Airs Wednesday, January 1 at 10 a.m. Get ready to pop the New Year's Day champagne!  The Vienna Philharmonic presents its annual salute to the waltz on New Year's Day 2014.  The orchestra has invited Daniel Barenboim to welcome 2014 by conducting the annual  New Year's year's concert, honoring his 25 years of musical collaboration with the orchestra, and his efforts to bring peace to the world through music.  Hear the hit tunes of the Strauss family and others  – polkas, gallops and waltzes, live from the Musikverein, on New Year's Day from Vienna! Hosted by Laura Carlo.

8:00pm

Tue December 31, 2013
Toast Of The Nation

Toast Of The Nation 2013

Airs Tuesday, December 31 at 8 p.m. Toast of the Nation 2013-14 will make New Year's Eve stops in Boston, Washington DC, New York, Chicago, Denver and the Monterey Jazz Festival!  Stand by to see the performers, but expect the likes of the Donald Harrison Quintet, Cecile McLorin Salvant and the Aaron Diehl Trio, Wynton Marsalis Septet reunion, Paquito D'Rivera String Quartet, Convergence with Special Guest Larry Goldings, and Bobby McFerrin's spirityouall (line-up to be confirmed within a few days).

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9:00pm

Thu December 26, 2013
Season's Griot

A Season's Griot 2013

Airs Thursday, December 26 at 9 p.m. "A Season's Griot" is public radio's only nationally syndicated Kwanzaa program. Hosted by acclaimed storyteller Madafo Lloyd Wilson, this annual one-hour special captures the tales and traditions of African-American and African peoples.  

8:00pm

Thu December 26, 2013
A Cajun Christmas

A Cajun Christmas

Airs Saturday, December 21 at 7:00 p.m.  
Repeat Broadcast on Thursday, December 26 at 8 p.m.

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7:00pm

Thu December 26, 2013
The Vince Guaraldi Story

It’s Jazz, Charlie Brown: The Vince Guaraldi Story

Airs Thursday, December 26 at 7 p.m. Vince Guaraldi wrote some of the most popular music ever composed by a jazz artist. Drawing on boogie-woogie, blues, bebop, Latin jazz, and bossa nova, he created a magical and evocative sound that was heard by millions of listeners around the world through the Peanuts TV specials, beginning with “A Charlie Brown Christmas” in 1965.

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