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PINBALL EXHIBIT- Before there were computerized videogames, there was Pinball. And for the past few weeks there has been a special exhibit featuring these electro-mechanical games at the Louisiana State Exhibit Museum in Shreveport. Jeff Frick is with the Texas Pinball Collectors Association, the group that has curated and offering this exhibit. He explains it’s purpose. "It's about the history of pinball. Pinball started in 1931 as a coin-operated machine. It started very simply with pins...
Airs Friday, November 16, 2018, at 11 a.m. Kermit Poling spoke with Conductor Michael Butterman and Wideman Piano Competition Gold Medalist Mei Li about the next SSO concert, a special evening of music by Beethoven. Fresh and youthful, Beethoven’s Symphony No. 1 and Piano Concerto No. 1 will be featured along with Beethoven's Overture to Egmont. For complete details visit the Shreveport Symphony online of call 318-227-8863.
Airs Friday, November 16, 2018, at 9 p.m. This week on the Caravan we'll ponder the Great Compromise with music from Guy Clark, Carrie Rodriguez and Ben Kyle, Paper Moon Shiners, Buddy Flett, Donna the Buffalo, the Falls, Pierce Pettis, and a touch of Emerson Lake & Palmer. In our concert hour Tony Trischka, Barry Mitterhoff, and Beppe Gambetta take the stage at the Fur Peace Ranch and in our final hour, we struggle against "Beauty in Fade" with tracks from Darrell Scott, Patty Griffin,...
Airs Monday, November 19, 2018, at 1 p.m. This week the Cleveland Orchestra present another concert from their 100th season with Franz Welser-Möst leading the orchestra in Stromab by Staud (a Cleveland Orchestra commission) and Mahler's Symphony No. 9
Airs Thursday, November 22, 2018, at 11 a.m. Hosted by Francis Lam, this year’s guest list includes Dorie Greenspan , Pati Jinich , and Samin Nosrat . They’ll share their favorite Thanksgiving dishes, memories and quick fixes, and help Francis answer listeners’ questions. Whether someone is looking to create the perfect cranberry relish or forgot to thaw the turkey, Francis and his guests will soothe frazzled nerves and entertain hosts and guests alike. Francis will also be joined by phone by...
Airs Thursday, November 22, 2018, at 6 p.m. Brains On!, the science show for kids and curious adults, heads to the kitchen to examine the science of cooking.
Airs Friday, November 23, 2018, at 12 noon. Twenty-five years ago, Apollo’s Fire burst on the scene with dazzling style. Four European tours and 25 CD releases later, Apollo’s Fire has played to sold-out crowds in New York, Boston, Washington, San Francisco, Madrid, Bordeaux, the Tanglewood Festival and the BBC Proms in London. Founding Artistic Director Jeannette Sorrell is hailed for her “inspired leadership” (THE INDEPENDENT, London) and “revelatory performances” (OPERA NEWS). Now Apollo’s...
Airs Sunday, February 25, 2018, at 6 p.m. On February 19, 1942, President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066, just months after Japan bombed Pearl Harbor. Some 120,000 people of Japanese ancestry were forced from their homes on the West Coast and sent to one of ten "relocation" camps, where they were imprisoned behind barbed wire for the length of the war. Two-thirds of them were American citizens.
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