Cultural, Community, Information

Red River Radio presents cultural specials throughout the year. Holiday specials, programs on music, theatre, and the arts. We also air documentaries on a wide range of subjects from sciences and politics, to history and our changing communities  . Red River Radio is your source for Great Music, In Depth News, and much more.

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Bird Calls - 020216 - Spotlight bird was the House Finch - recorded by Paul Jaszczak.

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Airs Monday, August 29, at 1 p.m. On this week's concert from the Cleveland Orchestra, their celebration of Brahms continues with Franz Welser-Möst leading the orchestra in the Brahms' Tragic Overture, Op. 81, followed by the Symphony No. 3 in F Major, Op. 90, and the concert concludes with his Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 73.

Airs Sunday, August 28, at 6 p.m. We know about the power of clothes to affect how others see us. But does clothing have the power to actually change us on the inside? To boost our intellectual skills or melt our fear? Co-hosts Hanna Rosin and Lulu Miller, along with new contributors, explore the invisible ways clothes can seep into our skin and change us in surprising ways.

Cory Weaver / San Francisco Opera

Airs Saturday, August 27, at 12 noon. This week the San Francisco Opera Orchestra and Chorus are featured in Gaetano Donizetti's Lucia Di Lammermoor, staring Nadine Sierra in the title roll with Piotr Beczala as Edgardo, Brian Mulligan as Enrico, and Nicolas Testé as Raimondo. This performance also features Zanda Švēde as Alisa, AJ Glueckert as Normanno, and Chong Wang as Arturo. The San Francisco Opera Orchestra and Chorus are under the direction of Nicola Luisotti with stage direction from Michael Cavanagh and Ian Robertson as chorus master.