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9:00pm

Fri August 7, 2015
Caravan

Caravan: The Blind Boys Of Alabama

Airs Friday, August 7, at 9 p.m. This week on the Caravan we feature tracks by Smithfield Fair, Harvey Reid, Andrew Cronshaw, Tom Russell and Iris DeMent, Jack White, Buddy Flett, Craig Finn, and Harvey Reid. This week in our concert hour it's the Blind Boys of Alabama, and in our final hour, we wander through a Dime Store Mystery with tracks from Henry Real Bird, Bill Miller, Beth Orton, Lou Reed, Gjallarhorn and more.

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8:00pm

Thu August 6, 2015
Savannah Music Festival

Savannah Music Festival: Bela Fleck, Edgar Meyer & Zakir Hussain - Part Two

Airs Thursday, August 6, at 8 p.m. Bassist Edgar Meyer and banjoist Bela Fleck had collaborated for nearly thirty years, but in 2008 when they formed a trio with tabla master Zakir Hussain, they created a small group in which each member offered up original compositions based upon their virtuosity and shared musical ideas. Tune in for part two of a Savannah Music Festival concert featuring Fleck, Meyer and Hussain live at the Lucas Theatre for the Arts. 

6:00pm

Thu August 6, 2015
Health Matters

Health Matters: Thyroid Disorders

Aired Thursday, August 6, at 6 p.m. Feeling tired, jittery or gaining weight? These could be symptoms of a thyroid disorder. Dr. Randall Brewer was joined by Dr. Cherie Ann Nathan, Professor and Chair Department of Ear Nose and Throat Surgery at LSU Health, and Endocrinologist Dr. Laura Kimball Rivari, with Willis-Knighton Health System, to talk about thyroid disorders. Questions were taken at 1-800-552-8502.

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1:00pm

Thu August 6, 2015
Carnegie Hall Live

Carnegie Hall Live: Concertos Plus: Beethoven and Shostakovich

Airs Thursday, August 6, at 1 p.m. This week on Carnegie Hall Live we feature a stellar soloist, conducter, and two stellar works. Pianist Mitsuko Uchida will be featured in Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 4 in G Major, and then Meastro Mariss Jansons will lead the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra in the Symphony No. 5 in D Minor by Shostakovich. 

12:00pm

Thu August 6, 2015
Red River Radio Spotlight

Red River Radio Spotlight: Angelina Arts Alliance New Season

Aired Thursday, August 6, at 12 noon. Bill Beckett spoke with Tracy Pinkerton, Executive Director for the Angelina Arts Alliance, about the 2015-16 season of performances which begins on Wednesday, September 16, at 7:30 p.m. with Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat. Ticket are on sale now at Angelina Arts Alliance or at 936-633-5454.

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