Airs Saturday, September 22 at 3:00 p.m. Fiesta! is a new, original production devoted to Latino concert music, and brings artistically significant compositions from Latin America, Spain and Portugal to your listeners. The acclaimed composer, musician, performer, and professor Elbio Barilari is the host and creative force behind this series. He invites listeners to enjoy and learn about the lively and compelling sounds of Latin American classical music. On this weeks program we'll hear Paquito D’Rivera's Adagio from Clarinet Concerto, Sombre un tema de Mozart; Ruben Rada's Botija de mi Pais; Federico Garcis Vigil's Variaciones sobre un Tema de Rada; Alfredo Rugeles's Excerpt from Tanguitis; Alfredo Rugeles's Tanguitis; Elbio Barilari's Tango for Beethoven in G Major; Alberto Ginastera's Ollantay, Op. 17; and Oscar Lorenzo Fernandez's Excerpts from Batuque
Airs Saturday, September 22 at 2:00 p.m. Join us for a new season of concerts from the Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival, celebrating its 40th season as one of the world’s leading performing arts festivals. Artistic director Marc Neikrug and broadcast host Kerry Frumkin will take you through 13 weeks of world class chamber performances. This week's concert features Martinu's Serenade No. 1 in A Minor, H. 217 with Daniel Hope, Jennifer Gilbert, Harvey de Souza, violins; Carla Maria Rodrigues, viola; Todd Levy, clarinet; Julie Landsman, horn. Then the Johannes String Quartet plays Schubert's String Quartet No. 14 in D Minor, D. 810, (Death and the Maiden).
Airs Saturday, September 22 at 12:00 noon. Red River Radio is pleased to bring back the Cleveland Orchestra for another superb season of broadcast concerts from the orchestra's home at Severance Hall in Cleveland and from concerts performed around the country and the world. On this week's concert choral selections by Schubert's including the Hymnus an den Heiligen Geist, D. 948; Nachtgesang im Walde, D. 913 and Gesang der Geister uber den Wassern, D. 714. The Men of the Cleveland Orchestra Chorus will be featured. The guest conductor David Robertson leads the orchestra in Mahler's Symphony No. 5.
Airs Friday, September 21 at 9:00 p.m. This warmly eclectic singer-songwriter Regina Spektor played old favorites and introduced fans to highlights from her lovely new album, What We Saw From the Cheap Seats, in a concert, recorded live from Le Poisson Rouge.
Airs Friday, September 21 at 7:00 p.m. On this special election season edition of Peace Talks Radio, an assessment of the degree of the problem, and some ideas on how to address it, from a number people. We’ll hear from current Democratic congressman Tim Ryan of Ohio, former long-term Republican congresswoman Connie Morella from Maryland – both of whom actually agree on several things they think will help. We’ll also talk with two media analysts - Western Washington University's Michael Karlberg and Hakim Bellamy of the Media Literacy Project, who’ll comment on the media’s role in heightening incivility in political discourse. And we’ll hear from veteran reporter Art Schreiber, who covered Congress in the 1960's when, he says, it was all more civil and respectful.