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3:46 pm
Mon January 26, 2015

Right On Target, So Direct: Bob Dylan's "Blood on the Tracks"

Bob Dylan's "Blood on the Tracks" was released Jan. 20, 1975.

Listen to a 40th anniversary celebration and exploration of "Blood on the Tracks," the Bob Dylan album voted his best in a Rolling Stone magazine fan survey. Music writers, musicians, and fans offer comments about Dylan's 1975 release and host Paul Ingles talks with several of the studio musicians who worked with Dylan to re-record half of the album in the last days of 1974 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Tune in on your radio at 8:00 p.m. tonight for the "Blood on the Tracks" celebration, or listen to the extended program right here.

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Psychiatric Psychedelica
3:41 pm
Fri January 23, 2015

Trip Along The Edge Of Sanity With The Psychedelic Circus Tonight At 10:00

Credit Brook Trout

Lose your mind with us as we trip along the edge of sanity! The Psychedelic Circus features Psychiatric Psychedelica tonight at 10:00 p.m. Listen on your radio or online.

MTPR Music
4:32 pm
Tue December 23, 2014

10 Favorite Albums of 2014.

Every year in music starts off unknown. While some trends seem inevitable, the majority of developments come as complete surprises. Favorite artists re-invent themselves, some disappointingly. And new creative forces take hold and capture our imaginations. I would never have dreamed that this year I would be loving a reggae album (Hollie Cook) or a country album from Nashville (Sturgill Simpson). But, I am so, so grateful that today’s music excites me. And I am already unbelievably excited about what 2015 might bring.

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MTPR Music
2:06 pm
Tue December 2, 2014

High Plains Christmas With Philip Aaberg And GFS

Philip Aaberg

HIGH PLAINS CHRISTMAS

Philip Aaberg performs with the Great Falls Symphony Orchestra and Symphonic Choir on Sunday, December 7, 2014, at 3 p.m. in the Mansfield Theater.

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Montana Symphony Orchestras
5:00 am
Wed November 19, 2014

Missoula Symphony Orchestra Broadcast: Sunday, November 23, 8:00 p.m.

Join host Marguerite Munsche Sunday evening, November 23, 2014, for our second broadcast from the Missoula Symphony Orchestra's 60th season, Darko Butorac, music director and conductor. The program, titled "Red, White and True," was recorded November 9, 2014, in the Dennison Theater at the University of Montana-Missoula.

Program:

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7:30 P.M. Friday 10/31
2:02 pm
Fri October 31, 2014

Tune In For Chills, Thrills And Shivers From The 'Psychedelic Circus'

Tune in at 7:30 p.m. 10/31 for a Halloween edition of the Psychedelic Circus.

This Friday from 7:30 - 10 p.m., Joan Richarde & Dr. Sandoz will present a Halloween Psychedelic Circus featuring music from 1965-1973 to send chills, thrills & shivers down your psychedelic spine.

The music is guaranteed to blow your mind and wig you out...in keeping with the spooky spirit of All Hallows Eve. Grab your carved pumpkin, turn down the lights & bring your funny bone along for the musical ride!

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Helena Symphony
3:30 pm
Fri October 17, 2014

Helena Symphony Season Continues With 'The Sacred & The Seductive'

The Helena Symphony continues its season with "The Sacred & Seductive", Saturday, October 18.

The Helena Symphony continues its 60th season with a concert titled "The Sacred & The Seductive". The concert takes place  Saturday, October 18 at 7:30 p.m. at the Helena Civic Center.

Allan R. Scott, music director of Helena Symphony, and Kile Smith, the Symphony's Composer in Residence  spoke with MTPR Program Director Michael Marsolek about the upcoming show and the theme of "The Sacred & The Seductive."

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Montana Symphony Orchestras
8:01 pm
Tue October 14, 2014

Missoula Symphony Orchestra Broadcast: Sunday, October 19, 7:00 p.m.

Join host Marguerite Munsche Sunday evening, October 19, 2014, for a broadcast of the opening concert of the Missoula Symphony Orchestra's 60th season, Darko Butorac, music director and conductor.

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A Folk Show Special
1:52 pm
Tue October 14, 2014

The Music-Based Memories of Vietnam Veterans, With Hugo Keesing And Doug Bradley

Hugo Keesing's 13-disc aural history of the Vietnam War, from the perspective of Americans in the armed forces.

As part of Missoula's 2014 Big Read project, two music scholars, Doug Bradley and Hugo Keesing, share their insights with "Folk Show" host John Myers on what American popular and folk music of the 1960s and 1970s can tell us about the Vietnam War.

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Glacier Symphony
9:48 am
Fri October 10, 2014

Porter Performs Paganini

Simone Porter

John Zolteck, Music Director and Conductor for the Glacier Symphony and Chorale, talks with Michael Marsolek about this weekend's concert.

"Electrifying 17-year-old Simone Porter wowed our audience last summer during Festival Amadeus.  Our performance of Paganini's virtuoso concerto promises to be absolutely Spellbinding!"

Saturday, October 11, 2014
7:30 - 9:30 p.m. at Flathead High School Performance Hall

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