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12:00pm

Sat July 25, 2015
LA Opera

LA Opera: Henry Purcell's Dido and Aeneas and Béla Bartók's Bluebeard’s Castle

Scene From Bluebeards Castle
Craig Mathew LA Opera

Airs Saturday, July 25, at 12 noon.  This week from the LA Opera it's a double bill featuring two seemingly disconnected works, Dido and Aeneas By Henry Purcell And Bluebeard’s Castle By Béla Bartók. The common thread? Tune in and find out. Steven Sloan will lead the LA Opera Orchestra and Chorus in Dido and Aeneas staring Paula Murrihy as Dido and Liam Bonner as Aeneas, with Kateryna Kasper as Belinda, John Holiday as the Sorceress, Summer Hassen as Second Lady, G. Thomas Allen as First Witch and Darryl Taylor as Second Witch.

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9:00pm

Fri July 24, 2015
Caravan

Caravan: Rory Block Live at the Fur Peace Ranch

Airs Friday, July 24 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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12:00pm

Fri July 24, 2015
Newport Folk Festival

The Newport Folk Festival 2015 Live stream

Live Stream from the Newport Folk Festival provided by TuneIn Radio

Haunt The House - 11:00AM-11:40AM
Bahamas - 12:25PM-1:10PM
The Lone Bellow - 2:30PM-3:15PM
Calexico - 3:15PM**-3:45PM
The Tallest Man - 4:00-5:00PM
Heartless Bastards - 5:05PM-5:50PM
Watkins Family Hour - 5:50PM**-6:35PM

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9:00pm

Thu July 23, 2015
Jazz Nights In America

Jazz Night In America: Marcus Roberts and The Modern Jazz Generation

Airs Thursday, July 23, at 9 p.m. Introducing Marcus Roberts and The Modern Jazz Generation. Roberts’ new 11-piece ensemble - featuring many of his younger protégé - perform original material by Roberts and the music of Jelly Roll Morton, Chick Corea, and Horace Silver. We speak to Roberts and the members of the ensemble about the formation of the band in Tallahassee, Florida and explore what it means to teach jazz through mentorship.

8:00pm

Thu July 23, 2015
Savannah Music Festival

Savannah Music Festival: The Emerson String Quartet Plays Dvorak Part 2

Airs Thursday, July 23, at 8 p.m. During his career, Czech composer Antonin Dvorak wrote 14 string quartets, all between 1862 and 1895. His final two quartets, with their mastery of form, color and expression, are a fitting summation of Dvorak's exceptional achievement in this genre. During March of 2010, the Emerson Quartet performed two all-Dvorak concerts at the Savannah Music Festival which featured several of the great composer's masterworks.

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