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TRUMP BOSSIER RALLY- Thousands of people filled the CenturyLink Center in Bossier City to near capacity yesterday to see President Donald Trump who was to appear at a campaign rally for Louisiana gubernatorial candidate Republican Businessman Eddie Rispone. Rispone is in a tight race against incumbent Democratic Governor John Bel Edwards. The election runoff is Saturday and this is the 2 nd time in two weeks the President has come to Louisiana to drum up support for the Republican candidate....
Airs Friday, November 15, 2019, at 11 a.m. Kermit Poling spoke with conductor Michael Butterman and guest soloist Francisco Fullana about the next concert by the Shreveport Symphony Orchestra featuring violinist Francisco Fullana in Mozart's Violin Concerto No. 5, the “Turkish.” Also on the concert is the Suite from “There Will Be Blood” by Greenwood and Schubert's Symphony No. 5. For complete details visit online the Shreveport Symphony Orchestra or call 318 - 227 - 8863 .
Streams Live here Wednesday, November 13, 2019, at 9 a.m. The House Intelligence Committee Chair Adam Schiff has announced the first public hearings of the House Impeachment Inquiry into President Trump. On Wednesday, Nov. 13, Ambassador William Taylor, the acting U.S. ambassador to Ukraine and Deputy Assistant Secretary of State George Kent will testify. On Friday, Nov. 15, former Ambassador Marie Yovanovitch will testify.
Airs Thursday, November 14, 2019, at 11 a.m. Bill Beckett spoke with director Jim Warren, along with Heather Peak Hooper who plays Prospero, and Kennedy Wilcher who plays Caliban, about a new production at the Marjorie Lyons Playhouse of Shakespeare’s “The Tempest,” which opens tonight at 7:30 p.m. Additions show times are this Friday and Saturday at 7:30 p.m., next Wednesday and Thursday at 7:30 pm; and there is a matinee performance this Sunday at 2 p.m. For complete details visit online the Marjorie Lyons Playhouse or call the box office at 318-869-5242 .
Airs Saturday, November 16, 2019, at 12 noon . This year, 2019, marks the MSO’s debut in the WFMT Radio Network Opera Series. Music director laureate Edo de Waart, during his latter years as music director, embarked on a semi-staged trilogy of the Mozart-da Ponte operas with the orchestra. This fall, listeners will hear the culmination of that initiative – their 2016 performance of The Marriage of Figaro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.
Figaro: Douglas Williams
Airs Monday, November 18, 2019, at 1 p.m. The Cleveland Orchestra 2019 season continues on Red River Radio as pianist Katia and Marielle Labèque join maestro Semyon Bychkov for the Cleveland Orchestra premiere of the Concerto for Two Pianos by Bohuslav Martinů. The concert will open with the U.S. premiere of Glarnet's Distant Land and will conclude with Three Selections from Má Vlast: Vyšehrad, The Moldau, and Sárka, all by Smetana.
Airs Sunday, November 17, 2019, at 7 p.m. When you hear those statistics that tell you the oceans are warming or the glaciers are melting or it’s hotter or it’s colder and you wonder: Where do those numbers come from? This is where: From scientists measuring precisely what’s happening in the Arctic and what it could mean for all of us. In this program, from the National Science Foundation, we go to the top of the world to meeting scientists who are trekking over glaciers, diving into Arctic...
Airs Tuesday, November 19, 2019, at 6 p.m. Once again Dr. Beverly Burden, an Associate Professor of Biology at LSUS and our resident entomologist, joined Bill Beckett to discuss our insect world, both friendly and fiendish. We'll talk about what's new in the insect world and we'll took forward to your calls and questions about "What's Bugging You" at 800-552-8502 .
Airs Thursday, November 21, 2019, at 1 p.m. Join us each Thursday afternoon at 1 p.m. for the 2019 season of concerts from the Santa Fe Chamber Music Series. This week violinists Benny Kim and Daniel Phillips are joined by violist Steven Tenenbom, and cellists Mark Kosower and Peter Stumpf for the String Quintet in F-sharp Minor, Op. 63 (1944-45) by Walter Braunfels. The concert opens with the Piano Sonata No. 1 by Pierre Boulez featuring Haochen Zhang.
Airs Saturday, November 23, at 12 noon. Two Opera Southwest productions feature in the 2019 WFMT Radio Network Opera Series – the New Mexico state premiere of Bellini’s Norma, from April 2018, and a much-awaited performance of Giovanni Bottesini’s little-known work, Alì Babà. This week we hear Norma by Vincenzo Bellini.
Conductor: Anthony Barrese
Lindsay Ohse - Norma
John Pickle - Pollione
Olivia Vote - Adalgisa
Cammy Cook - Clotilde
Treasures Of The Noel
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