Aired Friday, December 19 at 11 a.m. Kermit Poling spoke with guest artists Gary Mauer and Elizabeth Southard who come straight from Broadway to share the stage with the Shreveport Symphony Orchestra for their annual Holiday Pops concert which takes place Saturday, December 20 at 7:30 p.m. in Riverview Theater and again at 6 p.m. at the Cypress Baptist Church in Benton. For complete details visit Shreveport Symphony Orchestra or call 318-222-7496.
Aired Wednesday, November 26 at 12 noon. Bill Beckett spoke with violinist Elizabeth O'Bannon who will present a program called “Inward Journey” featuring music by Ralph Vaughn Williams, Vivaldi, Vitali, Gluck and more, this Sunday Afternoon, November 30 at 2 p.m., at St. George Episcopal Church located at 1959 Airline Drive in Bossier City. She’ll be joined by organist Kermit Poling and the concert is free and open to all. For more information call 318-746-2571 or visit the Events page on our web site at Red River Radio.
Airs Friday, September 19 at 11 a.m. Kermit Poling talks with composer James Eakin, violinist Mayuko Kamio, and music conductor Michael Butterman about the Shreveport Symphony's Opening Night Violin Spectacular with music by James Eakin, Prokofiev, and Rimsky-Korsakov. The concert takes place Saturday, September 20 at 7:30 p.m in River View Theater in Shreveport. More information at Shreveport Symphony or 318-222-7496.
Aired Tuesday, September 16 at 11 a.m. Kermit Poling spoke with Leonard Kacenjar, music director and conductor for the Marshall Symphony Orchestra and board member Tiffany Ammerman about their opening concert featuring Jeans 'N Classics with the Music of the Eagles and Michael Shotton. This concert takes place Saturday, September 20 at 8 p.m. More information available at Marshall Symphony Orchestra or 903-935-4484.
ByKermit Poling & Michael Butterman & Simone Dinnerstein & Philip Lasser
Aired Friday, May 2 at 11 a.m. Kermit Poling spoke with pianist Simone Dinnersten, composer Philip Lasser, and music director/conductor Michael Betterman about the Shreveport Symphony Orchestra's season finale and chamber concerts this weekend. Works to be performed are Ravel's Le tombeau de Couperin, Philip Lasser's Piano Concerto subtitled The Circle and the Child, and Dvorak's Symphony No. 9 (“From the New World”). Sunday's chamber concert features J.S. Bach's Two Part Inventions; excerpts from J.S. Bach's Goldberg Variations Arr. for string trio; and J.S.