Arts & Culture http://wmra.org en April 2014 MemberCard Benefits of the Month http://wmra.org/post/april-2014-membercard-benefits-month <p>Use&nbsp;your WMRA-WEMC MemberCard in March at the <b><font face="ArialNarrow,Bold" size="3"><font face="ArialNarrow,Bold" size="3">Charlottesville &amp; University Symphony Orchestra </font></font></b>and the <b><font face="ArialNarrow,Bold" size="3"><font face="ArialNarrow,Bold" size="3">Valley Fest (Beer and Wine Festival)</font></font></b>:</p> Mon, 31 Mar 2014 21:57:51 +0000 Zanetta Ford 622 at http://wmra.org Web Extra: More of Lorie http://wmra.org/post/web-extra-more-lorie <p>Here's a long long chat with Lorie Strother (audio below).&nbsp;&nbsp; Excerpts appeared in <a href="http://wmra.org/post/dreaded-blueslady-fri-620pm" target="_blank"><strong>the 3/28/2014 episode</strong></a> of WMRA's The Spark.<br /><br />&nbsp;</p><p></p><p><br />&nbsp;</p> Fri, 28 Mar 2014 15:52:01 +0000 Martha Woodroof 37730 at http://wmra.org Web Extra: More of Lorie Sting & Bill Gates On-Screen Live (and Free) in C-ville http://wmra.org/post/sting-bill-gates-screen-live-and-free-c-ville <p>On Tuesday, March 18, 2014, a TEDx talk with Sting, Melinda and Bill Gates, Zak Ebrahim, and Gavin Schmidt will be telecast live to various venues including The Paramount on the downtown mall of Charlottesville.&nbsp; The event is free and&nbsp; ticket-less.... Tue, 25 Feb 2014 16:38:18 +0000 Terry Ward 36315 at http://wmra.org Sting & Bill Gates On-Screen Live (and Free) in C-ville Blues Valley 30th Anniversary Bash SOLD OUT http://wmra.org/post/blues-valley-30th-anniversary-bash-sold-out <p><strong>-- SOLD OUT -- WMRA</strong> and<strong> <a href="http://clementinecafe.com/" target="_blank">Clementine Café</a></strong> present 30 Years of <strong><a href="http://wmra.org/programs/blues-valley" target="_blank">Blues Valley</a></strong> with The Professah! Wed, 08 Jan 2014 19:06:55 +0000 Greg Versen a.k.a. "The Professah" 34309 at http://wmra.org Blues Valley 30th Anniversary Bash SOLD OUT Web Extra: Bill Painter http://wmra.org/post/web-extra-bill-painter <p>Extra audio related to <a href="http://wmra.org/post/hobbit-knowledge-thu-250pm" target="_blank">the Bill Painter chat</a> on WMRA's The Spark.<br />&nbsp;</p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 06 Nov 2013 23:55:37 +0000 Terry Ward 31687 at http://wmra.org Web Extra: Bill Painter An Evening with NPR's Neda Ulaby http://wmra.org/post/evening-nprs-neda-ulaby <p>On Friday, November 22, 2013, WMRA hosted an evening with Neda Ulaby. Tue, 29 Oct 2013 19:41:50 +0000 Matt Bingay 31296 at http://wmra.org An Evening with NPR's Neda Ulaby Another UVa Prof On NPR http://wmra.org/post/another-uva-prof-npr <p>UVA&#39;s Gary Gallagher,&nbsp; has been all over NPR lately during observation of the 150th anniversary of a turning point in American history:&nbsp; the Battle of Gettysburg.&nbsp; Audio links here.&nbsp; Tue, 02 Jul 2013 14:42:14 +0000 Terry Ward 25721 at http://wmra.org Another UVa Prof On NPR See "A Prairie Home Companion" live at Wolf Trap This Saturday, May 25 http://wmra.org/post/see-prairie-home-companion-live-wolf-trap-saturday-may-25 <p>WMRA is pleased to announce that we will be heading to Wolf Trap this <strong>Saturday, May 25</strong>, for a live broadcast performance of <strong><em>A Prairie Home Companion.</em></strong> Mon, 29 Apr 2013 09:00:00 +0000 Diane L. Halke 22547 at http://wmra.org See "A Prairie Home Companion" live at Wolf Trap This Saturday, May 25 We Interviewed This Composer (Thurs 9:30pm) http://wmra.org/post/we-interviewed-composer-thurs-930pm <p>We normally wouldn't trumpet one particular bit of music, but since <a href="http://www.wmra.org/post/composer-rick-sowash" target="_blank">WMRA's Bob Satterwhite just interviewed composer Rick Sowash</a> for The Spark, gotta mention that Sowash's <em>Variations on the Boar's Head Carol</em> is on our playlist for Thurs 20 Dec 2012. 9:30pm(-ish). Enjoy. Thu, 20 Dec 2012 17:40:38 +0000 Terry Ward 17122 at http://wmra.org We Interviewed This Composer (Thurs 9:30pm) 2012 WMRA Holiday Specials http://wmra.org/post/2012-wmra-holiday-specials <p> Wed, 05 Dec 2012 15:33:52 +0000 Matt Bingay 16494 at http://wmra.org 2012 WMRA Holiday Specials