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  • Recorded audio from the live Mayoral Debate heard on Red River Radio on Wednesday, November 16, 2022.
  • Health Matters, 6 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 1, 2022. A recent study found high levels of methamphetamines in Shreveport wastewater. Tune in for Health Matters, Thursday at 6 pm. Dr. Randall Brewer will be joined by Nicholas Goeders, Ph.D., Professor and Chair of Pharmacology, Toxicology and Neuroscience and Executive Director, Louisiana Addiction Research Center at LSU Health Shreveport; and Kevin S. Murnane, PhD, Associate Professor of Pharmacology, Toxicology and Neuroscience and Director of Basic Science Research for Louisiana Addiction Research Center at LSU Health Shreveport, to talk about the study. Caddo Sheriff's Office Lieutenant Darin Marshall will also join in the conversation about meth use in our community. Questions will be taken at 1-800-552-8502.
  • Wednesday, November 16, 2022 at 6 p.m. The topic of discussion for tonight's Conserving Earth, will be Louisiana’s coastal restoration planning. What does coastal sustainability mean for Louisiana after having lost 2,000 square miles of coastal wetlands in a century? It’s not just a local concern for people living in south Louisiana and loss of critical wildlife and fish habitat. It impacts the nation’s transportation and energy sectors. Bren Haase, executive director with Louisiana's Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority, and Dr. Alisha Renfroe, coastal scientist with National Wildlife Federation, join host Rebecca Triche.
  • Airs at 1 pm - A heart of gratitude can be very powerful. This week's discussion will be different faiths view of gratefulness and what each faith is grateful for. Joining host, Marci Howard, for the panel is Rabbi Jana De Benedetti, Father Mark Watson, Pastor Sione Tu'uta, Imam Islam, and Ashish Modi. The panel will also encourage the community to start being a grateful community.
  • Thursday, Nov. 17, 2022, at 6 p.m. Are there secrets to a successful marriage? Dr. Mark Vigen will be joined by Carole Pruitt, social worker and marriage and family therapist, and attorney Nyle Politz, who has 45 years of experience in family law. They will provide their tips on what to do—and not to do—within a marriage partnership to help ensure a lasting relationship. Also Joining in the conversation will be Ashley, who will share her insights from her personal marriage experience.
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Kermit Poling speaks with Michael Butterman, music director of the Shreveport Symphony, and Aldo López-Gavilán, who is the featured guest soloist this weekend for performances with the SSO.
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  • SSO principal clarinetist Jake Hale and 2021 Wideman Gold Medalist Crystal Jiang will present Brahms’ moving Sonata No. 2, followed by Nielsen’s Wind Quintet with SSO’s principal wind players.

    Series Sponsor: The Noel Foundation, Inc.
  • ANNA CLYNE Pivot
    PROKOFIEV Piano Concerto No. 2
    BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 5

    The season comes to a dramatic and rousing close with Beethoven’s Symphony No. 5 and Prokofiev’s Piano Concerto No. 2 with Wideman Gold Medalist Crystal Jiang.

    Concert Sponsor: Shreveport Symphony Guild
  • Celebrate the life and work of superstar Nat King Cole, brought to life by the amazing Caesar, with lush new orchestra arrangements and a jazz combo.

    Concert Sponsor: Kilpatrick's Rose-Neath Funeral Homes, Crematorium and Cemeteries, Inc.
  • Violinist William Hagen will be joined by 2021 Wideman Silver Medalist, pianist Edward Leung, to play Franck’s Violin Sonata in A Major. Also Debussy’s String Quartet with Karim Ayala Pool, violin; Borys Smolaga, viola; and Jason Mooney, cello.

    Series Sponsor: The Noel Foundation, Inc.
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This video takes you into the studio with Cliff Shackelford and also through the world of birds that we cover on Bird Calls, which airs the second Tuesday of each month at 6 p.m. Please join us and call-in with your questions at 800-552-8502