Live Stream on Friday, December 11, 2020, at 6 p.m. Red River Radio's first ever streaming only event, featuring participants in the StoryCorps One Small Step collaboration. Dave Isay, creator of StoryCorps will also join us. Questions will be welcomed during the stream. Both here, and on our YouTube pages. Join us as we listen to each other during this live stream event from One Small Step.
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LA VACCINES — Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards says the state should receive its first doses of a coronavirus vaccine within weeks if the proposed drug wins federal approval as expected. The governor shared vaccine details at a Wednesday briefing in Baton Rouge yesterday. Edwards explained Louisiana's initial allotment will be 1.46% of the available number of vaccines based on the state's population. For December Louisiana should receive about 80,000 Covid-19 vaccines divided in two shipments....
Airs Tuesday, December 1, 2020, at 6 p.m. School Sagas is an oral history project featuring people sharing their remembrances of the early days of desegregation in the Caddo Parish schools. School Sagas also includes voices from the schools today. School Sagas has been made possible by the Louisiana Endowment for the Humanities and the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Foundation.
Airs Saturday, December 5, 2020, at 12 noon. The Metropolitan Opera's radio broadcast season begins on Saturday, December 5, at 12 noon with Prokofiev’s monumental War and Peace starring Anna Netrebko, Dmitri Hvorostovsky, and a stellar cast in the 2002 performance that marked the Russian soprano’s Met broadcast debut.
Our young artist competition has been postponed until fall 2020. The information is below. Welcome to the Tenth Annual Red River Radio Young Artists Competition, open to instrumentalists and vocalists ages 18 and under in Arkansas, Louisiana, and Texas. Winners will be chosen from entries for participation in a radio broadcast to be recorded in the Marion and Donald Weiss Performance Studio at Red River Radio. Each winner will receive a copy of their professionally recorded performance. Winners will be selected based on ability, musicality, and appropriateness of the selection for a radio program. (more)
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The Vehicle Donation Program provides Vehicle Donation Services to Public Radio stations across the country. This is a great way to support this station and get a tax write off for your car. Contact the Vehicle Donation program directly online or if you have any questions about the vehicle donation process, please don't hesitate to reach out to our vehicle experts at 855-277-2346.
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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