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Mon June 22, 2015
San Francisco Symphony

San Francisco Symphony

Airs Monday, June 22, at 11 a.m. On this week's broadcast concert by the San Francisco Symphony Orchestra conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier will be joined on stage by pianist Martin Helmchen for a performance of Schumann's Piano Concerto In A minor, Opus 54.  The concert opens with the Roman Carnival Overture by Berlioz and will also feature Dvorák's Symphony No. 7 in D minor, Opus 70 and Mozart's Divertimento in D major, K.251. Join us Monday at 11 a.m for the San Francisco Symphony Orchestra on Red River Radio.


Sun June 21, 2015
Einstein's Theory Turns 100

It's all relative: Einstein's Theory Turns 100

According to Einstein's general theory of relativity, light can bend.
Nate Lawson Flickr Creative Commons

Airs Sunday, June 21, at 6 p.m.  As Einstein’s groundbreaking theory of relativity turns 100, Innovation Hub takes a look at the preeminent genius of the 20th Century. We’ll explain why Einstein was a rebel, how his work continues to shape the world around us, and what his life tells us about the nature of intelligence.

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Sun June 21, 2015

Harmonia: Gifts for Father's Day

Airs Sunday, June 21, at 6 a.m. We're celebrating Dads on this edition of Harmonia. We'll feature traditional music from Scotland, and medieval music from the region around the Rhine River. Plus a featured release of Tudor and Jacobean music by the ensembles Stile Antico and Fretwork. What does all of this have to do with fathers? Stay tuned and find out!


Sat June 20, 2015
Lyric Opera Of Chicago

Lyric Opera of Chicago 2015: Richard Wagner's Tannhäuser

Scene from Tannhäuser
Todd Rosenberg Lyric Opera Of Chicago

Airs Saturday, June 20, at 12 noon. This week from the Lyric Opera of Chicago we present Richard Wagner's Tannhäuser, starring Johan Botha as Tannhäuser and Amber Wagner as  Elisabeth, with Michaela Schuster as Venus, Gerald Finley as Wolfram, and John Relyea as Landgraf. Sir Andrew Davis conducts the Lyric Opera orchestra and chorus. Suzanne Nance will host and is joined by guest commentator Roger Pines. 


Fri June 19, 2015

Caravan: Martha Scanlan Live at the Divide

Martha Scanlan
Martha Scanlan

Airs Friday, June 19, at 9 p.m. This week we'll hear from The Trishas, Libby Kirkpatrick, Po' Girl, The Be Good Tanyas, Townes Van Zandt, Chris Thomas King, the Mansion Family, and Postmodern Jukebox in our first hour. Then, we go to Live at the Divide in Montana for a concert with Martha Scanlan, and in our final hour, we pay visit to The Last Cathedral with Richard Shindell, Steve Earle, Andrew Vasquez, Neil Young, and Violet.

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