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TYLER, TEXAS TOWN HALL MEETING - Republican Texas Governor Greg Abbott appeared in a statewide televised Town Hall which took place last night in the Cowan Center on the University of Texas at Tyler. The Governor was there to answer questions ranging from illegal immigration to rising property taxes… But chief among them were questions on The recent Shooting in El Paso where 22 people were murdered at a Wal-Mart by a man with an AK-47 style semi-automatic rifle. Abbott was asked what was...
Airs Sunday, August 18, 2019, at 6 p.m. From liftoff to landing, rapid innovations are radically changing what's possible and bringing us much closer to outer space. Presenter Kevin Fong is joined by three of the world's greatest space flight engineers – Adam Steltzner of NASA, Anuradha TK of ISRO and David Parker of ESA – to discuss space travel with a large public audience at Imperial College in London.
Airs Monday, August 19, 2019, at 1 p.m. Pianist Daniil Trifonov joins Michael Tilson Thomas and the orchestra for the fiendishly difficult Rachmaninoff 3. Also performed are two of Jean Sibelius's final works that redefined what a symphony could be.
Jean Sibelius : Symphony No. 6, Op. 104
Jean Sibelius : Symphony No. 7 in C major, Op. 105
Sergei Rachmaninoff : Piano Concerto No. 3 in D minor, Op. 30
Aaron Copland : Quiet City
Airs Tuesday, August 20, 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, August 22, 2019, at 1 p.m. On this concert pianist Beatrice Rana will join the Philadelphia Orchestra under the direction of Yannick Nézet-Séguin in a concert centered around Prokofiev's Piano Concerto No. 3. The concert opens with a Funeral Song by Igor Stravinsky and will close with the Symphony No. 1 by Rachmaninoff.
Treasures Of The Noel
Airs Friday, July 26, 2019, at 4:30 p.m. This week on Treasures Of The Noel with Dr. Alexander Mikaberidze, we look at the life of Gladys Louise Smith, who became screen star Mary Pickford, and a single book she wrote after her film career called The Demi-Widow, a signed copy first edition is house in the Noel Collection.
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This video takes you into the studio with Cliff 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 please call in with your questions at 800-552-8502
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