Centenary College Choir

Air Friday, April 12, 2019, at 11 a.m. Kermit Poling spoke with Conductor Michael Butterman and stage director Robert Neu about a not to missed experience this Sunday at 3 p.m. when the Shreveport Symphony's performance of Bach's St. Matthew Passion, featuring soprano Tess Altiveros, alto Abigail Nims, tenor Brian Wallin; bass Andrew Wilkowske, and as the evangelist we have Derek Chester with Stephen Morscheck as Jesus. Centenary College Choir will be there under director Dr. David Hobson as well. This is a staged production with Robert Neu as stage director. The concert begins at 3 p.m. in First Baptist Shreveport with a pre-concert discussion starts at 2:10 p.m. For complete details visit online the Shreveport Symphony or call 318-227-8863.

Airs Friday, March 23, 2018, at 11 a.m. Kermit Poling spoke with conductor Michael Butterman about the Shreveport Symphony’s Tribute to Bernstein at 100 featuring the Chichester Psalms with the Centenary College Choir and Prísma Vocal Ensemble. Also on the concert program are the Psalm and Fugue for String Orchestra by Alan Hovanness, Copland's Suite from The Tender Land, and the Russian Easter Festival Overture by Rimsky-Korsakov’s Russian Easter Festival Overture.

Press Image / Aristo Sham

Airs Friday, February 2, 2018, at 12 noon. This week on our Regional Symphony Broadcast we bring you the Shreveport Symphony Orchestra's opening night concert for the 2017-18 season featuring guest pianist and 2015 Wideman Gold Medalist Aristo Sham who will perform Schumann's Piano Concerto in A minor. Michael Butterman conducts this concert which opens with Beethoven's Symphony No. 4 and also features the Centenary College Choir in a performance of Beethoven's Choral Fantasy. Join us for the majesty of Beethoven and the splendor of Schumann on this week's Regional Symphony Broadcast.

Kermit Poling spoke with flutist Katherine Kemler about the next Shreveport Symphony Orchestra concert which opens with Jon Lord's work "To Notice Such Things"  and will conclude with Mozart's Requiem Mass with soprano Jane Redding, mezzo-soprano Lauren McNeese, Tenor John Viscardi, baritone Grant Youngblood, along with the Centenary College Choir and the NSU chamber choir. For more information contact the Shreveport Symphony Orchestra at 318-227-8863.