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2:00pm

Fri July 3, 2015
Mormon Tabernacle Choir

The Mormon Tabernacle Choir: Celebrating Liberty & Love of Country and Love of People

Airs Friday, July 3, at 2 p.m. Join the world renowned Mormon Tabernacle Choir as they celebrate our Independence Day with music and spoken word. Musical selections feature America the Beautiful; The Star-Spangled Banner; This Land Is Your Land Woody Guthrie; The Pledge of Allegiance with Charles Osgood; My Country; 'Tis of Thee; Distant Land; Gently Raise the Sacred Strain; America, the Dream Goes On; Shenandoah; Semper Fidelis March; This Is My Country Al Jacobs; The House I Live In Earl Robinson; and Seventy-Six Trombones.

8:00pm

Thu July 2, 2015
Savannah Music Festival

Savannah Music Festival: Paco de Lucia - Part Two

Airs Thursday, July 2, at 8 p.m. When flamenco guitarist Paco de Lucia brought his group for their Savannah debut in 2012, he showed why he is the most renowned flamenco guitarist playing today. With great singers, dancers and virtuoso instrumentalists, the ensemble lit up the stage for nearly two hours, bringing the sold-out crowd to their feet numerous times throughout the evening. Part two of a two-part program. 

6:00pm

Thu July 2, 2015
Health Matters

Health Matters: Advancements in Cancer Treatments and Genetic Testing

Airs Thursday, July 2, at 6 p.m. Receiving a cancer diagnosis can be a frightening experience. Fortunately, great strides have been made in improving cancer treatments in recent years. Dr. Sanford Katz will host this edition of “Health Matters” on River Radio. Guests will be Dr. Anil Veluvolu, oncologist with Willis-Knighton Cancer Center, and Dr. Mary Lowery Norberg, molecular genetic specialist. We’ll talk about exciting recent advancements in cancer treatment and how genetic and molecular testing is helping doctors individualize care and improve outcomes. We will also be joined by a patient who will share her experience. Questions will be taken at 1-800-552-8502 or via Twitter @rrrpublicradio.

1:00pm

Thu July 2, 2015
Carnegie Hall Live

Carnegie Hall Live: Keyboard Virtuosos I with Daniil Trifonov

Airs Thursday, July 2, at 1 p.m. On this week's concert from Carnegie Hall Live, at it's new time, features Keyboard Virtuosos I with pianist Daniil Trifonov performing the Fantasy and Fugue for Organ in G Minor by J.S. Bach, Beethoven's Piano Sonata No. 32 in C Minor, and the Transcendental Etudes by Liszt. David Hyde Pierce will be the special guest commentator.

11:00am

Mon June 29, 2015
San Francisco Symphony

San Francisco Symphony

Airs Monday, June 29, at 11 a.m. This week from the San Francisco Symphony Edwin Outwater will lead the orchestra in the Concert featuring music inspired by Eastern European folk music with the Românesc by Ligeti, Three Legends for Orchestra by Dvořák, and the Concerto for Orchestra by Lutosławski. In the middle, pianist Simon Trpčeski will step to the stage for a performance of Prokofiev's Piano Concerto No. 3 in C major, Opus 26. The concert also features the Concert Music for String Orchestra and Brass by Hindemith.

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