Cultural, Community, Information

9:00pm

Mon April 27, 2015
Cultural, Community, Information

Jazz Fest 2014 Live! Highlights from the 26th annual Piano Nights Concert

Airs Monday, April 27, at 9 pm. Joins us for this final program celebrating Jazz from the New Orleans Jazz fest 2014 with a program recorded at WWOZ's Piano Nights concert. Rocking the 2014 Piano Night stages: Ellis Marsalis, Cyrus Chestnut, Jon Cleary, Davell Crawford, Marcia Ball, Joe Krown, Nigel Hall, David Todd Paquette, Marty Sammon, the Sanford Hinderlie, Paul Longstreth, David Torkanowsky.

11:00am

Mon April 27, 2015
San Francisco Symphony

San Francisco Symphony

Airs Monday, April 27, at 11 a.m. The new season of concerts from the San Francisco Symphony begins this week when Semyon Bychkov leads the orchestra in Schubert's Symphony in B Minor, D.759, Unfinished and Shostakovich's Symphony No. 11 in G Minor, Op. 105, The Year 1905.  For an Encore the orchestra dips into the archives for Stravinsky's Symphony in Three Movements under the direction of Michael Tilson Thomas.

6:00pm

Sun April 26, 2015
Burn

Burn: The Adaptors

Airs Sunday, April 26, at 6 p.m. Hosted by public radio veterans Alex Chadwick and Flora Lichtman, “The Adaptors” chronicles how people are adapting to climate change. Adaptors are all around us: from the farmers and coastal-dwellers finding new ways to work and live, to the scientists thinking outside the box about energy, to corporate leaders bringing new technologies to market, to the garage tinkerers and DIY inventors dreaming up the next big thing in green living. We want to introduce you to them, one story at a time.

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12:00pm

Sat April 25, 2015
Metropolitan Opera

Metropolitan Opera: Mascagni’s Cavalleria Rusticana & Leoncavallo’s Pagliacci

Patricia Racette as Nedda in Leoncavallo's Pagliacci
Cory Weaver Metropolitan Opera

Airs Saturday, April 25, at 12 noon. The 2014-15 Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast season continues with a live broadcast of the enduringly popular verismo double bill of Mascagni’s Cavalleria Rusticana and Leoncavallo’s Pagliacci. The performance is led by Met Principal Conductor Fabio Luisi. Marcelo Álvarez stars in both operas, as the faithless Turiddu in Cavalleria Rusticana and the heartbroken clown Canio in Pagliacci.

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9:00pm

Fri April 24, 2015
Caravan

Caravan: Airheart Live in the Red River Radio studios

Airs Friday, April 24, at 9 p.m. This week on the Caravan we'll open with music by Bill Miller along with Neil Young, Ali Farke Toure, Buddy & Julie Miller and a touch of Ravi Shankar. Then we''' feature a live in studio set with Airheart and songs from their newest CD "All Dressed Up," and in our final hour we'll wonder again "What's Behind The Eyes."

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