Special Programs: Upcoming Community and Cultural Programs

Red River Radio offers a wide variety of programming, from classical, jazz and blues to news, public affairs, entertainment and information programming. We will also present specials for various holidays, cultural events, and documentaries on important issues of the day. Bookmark this page for information about these various specials. This page will be updated weekly. If an item you heard was removed and you'd like more information contact Bill Beckett at wbeckett@lsus.edu

                                   

  Here is what is coming up on Red River Radio.

  The following is a list of past specials you may have heard.

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5:00pm

Sat August 30, 2014
Young Artists Competition

Fifth Annual Young Artists Competition

Red River Radio Seeks Entrants for
The Fifth Annual Young Artists Competition

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12:59am

Mon May 12, 2014
Support Red River Radio

Journey to the Imperial Cities

Red River Radio invites you to take an exciting journey to the Imperial Cities, May 12 – May 22, 2014. Join us on this trip to Prague, Vienna, Bratislava, and Budapest. The trip features a visit to the amazing Hradcany Castle in Prague, a river cruise down the beautiful Danube River, a tour of Schoenbrunn Palace in Vienna, the summer retreat of the Habsburg dynasty for more than 200 years, and finally a trip to Budapest, the "Queen of the Danube," truly one of the world's most beautiful cities.

Open this PDF for the complete details of the fabulous adventure.

Take Video Tour Here

For Reservations Contact:  
Collette Vacations, 
1-800-581-8942

IMPORTANT - PLEASE BOOK USING THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION:

BOOKING NUMBER: 521774
DEPARTURE DATE: May 12, 2014
GROUP NAME: Red River Radio Network

11:00am

Mon April 28, 2014
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

Mariss Jansons

Airs Monday, April 28 at 11 a.m.  Mariss Jansons takes the podium for the next concert by the Pittsburgh symphony and will be joined by soprano Alessandra Marc, mezzo-soprano Elena Zaremba, tenor Rafael Rojas, bass Dimitri Kavrakos and the Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh for Giuseppe Verdi’s Ave Maria and Verdi's Requiem. Also on the concert Verdi's String Quartet in E minor. 

6:00pm

Sun April 27, 2014
When Words Matter

State of the Re:Union: When Words Matter - A National Poetry Month Special

Airs Sunday, April 27 at 6 p.m. In this National Poetry Month special, SOTRU explores all facets of poetry and its influence in host Al Letson's life. We talk to poets from all over the country about the craft, the lifestyle, the resurgence of poems, and of course, hear some incredible poetry.

9:00pm

Fri April 25, 2014
Caravan

Caravan: Rory Block

Rory Block

Airs Friday, April 25 at 9 p.m.  This week on the Caravan we'll feature new tracks from Katie Glassman and Snapshot, Blackie and the Rodeo Kings, Molly Tuttle and John Mailander, Yarn, and The Royal Oui plus tunes from Steve Earl, J. Wagner, Terra Naomi, Allison Crowe and Sarah Jaroz. Then in our concert hour we feature Rory Block recorded live at the Fur Peace Ranch and in our final hour we are rejoicing in the hands.

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