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12:00pm

Fri May 29, 2015
Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra

The Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra: Scheherazade and Other Musical Tales

Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra

Airs Friday, May 29, at 12 noon. The WFMT Radio Network invites your listeners to Turkey and the shores of the Bosphorus for Scheherazade and Other Musical Tales from the Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra. This one-hour, music-based profile includes selections from the Borusan Istanbul Philharmonic Orchestra's latest CD, their third collaboration with the bespoke classical label ONYX Classics, along with commentary from many of the principals involved.

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8:00pm

Thu May 28, 2015
Savannah Music Festival

Savannah Music Festival: Tim O'Brien and Darrell Scott

Airs Thursday, May 28, at 8 p.m. In the year 2000, roots music mavens Tim O'Brien and Darrell Scott joined forces to create a recording of old-time country covers and originals, which turned quite a few heads. But it took another twelve years for them to record together again, a span when their respective careers grew and blossomed into a myriad of ways. In this episode of SMF Live, we listen to a 2014 Savannah Music Festival performance that Tim and Darrell gave to an enthusiastic crowd on closing day at the Ships of the Sea North Garden.

6:00pm

Thu May 28, 2015
Health Matters

Health Matters: Happiness (repeat broadcast)

Ranae Moran

Airs Thursday, May 28 at 6 p.m. (Repeat Broadcast) What is happiness? Can we learn to be happy? What are the practices of happy people? On the next Health Matters psychologists Dr. Mark Vigen and Shelley Visconte along with Wayne Smith, Assistant Chief for the Shreveport Police Department Support Division; and Louis Johnson, Chief of Training for the Shreveport Fire Department will join us on Thursday, July 24, at 6 p.m. with information and advice on how to achieve happiness. This show will kick off a regular series addition of “Mental Health Matters” to our “Health Matters” lineup, with psychologists from Goebel and Vigen hosting. (Repeat - No phone calls will be taken)

11:00am

Thu May 28, 2015
Carnegie Hall Live!

Carnegie Hall Live! Great American Orchestras I with the San Francisco Symphony

Airs Thursday, May 28, at 11 a.m. This week from Carnegie Hall Live we join the San Francisco Symphony under the direction of Michael Tilson Thomas and guest violinist Gil Shaham for the Violin Concerto No. 2 by Prokofiev. Also on the program the New York premiere of Samuel Adam's Drift and Providence and Ravel's complete Daphnis et Chloé. John Shaefer will guest host.

10:00pm

Mon May 25, 2015
B.B.'s Blues

B.B.'s Blues: A B.B. King Appreciation

Airs Monday, May 25, at 10 p.m. Music host Paul Ingles guides listeners through a two-hour musical tour of both famous and more obscure King masterworks that span his nearly 70 year performing career. King performances that celebrate his long-standing role as the unassailable "King of The Blues." Paul Ingles hosts. B.B. King died in his sleep, Thursday, May 14, 2015 at his home in Las Vegas at the age of 89.

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