Weekly Highlights

Highlights of selected programs on MTPR. Posted every Monday.

January 1-January 10, 2015

Dec 29, 2014

THURSDAY January 1, 2015

5:00-9:00 a.m.    Morning Edition from NPR, Montana Morning News, and Marketplace Morning Report

9:00 a.m.    New Year’s Day Live from Vienna 2014 – The Vienna Philharmonic plays favorite waltzes and polkas – a festive way to start the New Year.
 
11:00 a.m.    Freeforms

12:30 p.m.    BBC World Service

12:57 p.m.    Chrysti the Wordsmith

1:00 p.m.    Here and Now – NPR’s midday news program, co-hosted by award winning journalists, Robin Young and Jeremy Hobson

Ringing In The Season on MTPR

Dec 16, 2014

MTPR Holiday Programs 2014

December 21 - Sunday

6:00 p.m.  Hanukkah Lights 2014 - A perennial NPR favorite with brand new Hanukkah stories written by acclaimed authors Debra Ginsberg, Anne Burt, Simone Zelitch, Andy Borowitz, and Theodore Bikel. Hear a wide variety of stories perfect for the holiday. Hosted by Susan Stamberg and Murray Horwitz.

December 15 - December 20

Dec 15, 2014

Here are MTPR program highlights for December 15- December 20, 2014

Monday December 15, 2014

5:00-9:00 a.m.    Morning Edition from NPR, Montana Morning News, and Marketplace Morning Report

9:00 a.m.    A Writers Almanac - Historical literary calendar, commentary and poetry with host Garrison Keillor

9:05 a.m.    Morning Classics – Adolphe Adam: Giselle (ballet music) – Act I & Act 2; Emile Sauret: Scenes Villageoises, Op. 50 and Souvenir de los Angeles, Op. 11
11:00 a.m.    Freeforms with William Marcus  

December 8 - December 14

Dec 8, 2014

Here are MTPR program highlights for December 8- December 14, 2014

Monday December 8, 2014

5:00-9:00 a.m.    Morning Edition from NPR, Montana Morning News, and Marketplace Morning Report

9:00 a.m.    A Writers Almanac - Historical literary calendar, commentary and poetry with host Garrison Keillor

December 1 - December 7

Dec 1, 2014

Here are MTPR program highlights for December 1- December 7, 2014

Monday  December 1, 2014

5:00-9:00 a.m.    Morning Edition from NPR, Montana Morning News, and Marketplace Morning Report

9:00 a.m.    A Writers Almanac - Historical literary calendar, commentary and poetry with host Garrison Keillor

November 20 - November 28

Nov 21, 2014

Here are MTPR program highlights for November 20 - November 28, 2014

THURSDAY November 20, 2014 – New schedule is available at MTPR.org

5:00-9:00 a.m.    Morning Edition from NPR, Montana Morning News, and Marketplace Morning Report

9:00 a.m.    A Writers Almanac - Historical literary calendar, commentary and poetry with host Garrison Keillor

November 13 - November 21

Nov 10, 2014

Here are MTPR program highlights for November 13 - November 21, 2014

THURSDAY- Nov 13, 2014

9:05 a.m.        Morning Classics -  Brahms: Piano Sonata #3 in F minor, Op. 5; Michiru Oshima: Memories; Max Richter: Mercy; Clara Schumann: Piano Trio in G minor, Op. 17; Mendelssohn: Sinfonia #9 in C major

1:00 p.m       An Intelligence Squared Debate - Does Income Inequality Impair the American Dream of Upward Mobility? As the rungs of the economic ladder move further and further apart, conventional wisdom says that it will become much more difficult to climb them

November 6 - November 12

Nov 3, 2014

Here are MTPR program highlights for November 6 - November 12, 2014

THURSDAY- Nov 6, 2014

9:05 a.m.        Morning Classics -  Bach: Lute Suite in G minor, BWV 995; Poulenc: Les Animaux Modeles Suite for piano; Rebel: Les Caracteres de la danse; Devienne: Les Visitandines, Opera – comique – arranged for bassoon, violin, cello, and viola; Ravel: Mother Goose

October 30 - November 5

Oct 27, 2014

Here are MTPR program highlights for October 30- November 5, 2014

THURSDAY- Oct 30, 2014

9:05 a.m.        Morning Classics -  Mozart: Fantasy in C minor, KV 475 and Sonata in Eb, KV 282 for piano; Beethoven: Choral Fantasy in C minor, Op. 80; Telemann: Concerto for 2 trumpets, 2 oboes, strings, and continuo, also Concerto for 2 flutes, oboe, violin, strings, and continuo; Schubert: Symphony #2 in Bb, D. 125

1:00 p.m       American Spirit: A History of the Supernatural – a Backstory special from the History Guys

October 23 - October 29

Oct 21, 2014

Here are MTPR program highlights for Oct 23- Oct 29, 2014

THURSDAY- Oct 23, 2014

9:05 a.m.    Morning Classics -  Michael Marsolek and guests

1:00 p.m       TED Radio Hour Special – Happiness with Dan Gilbert, Pharell & Matt Killingsworth and Extrasensory with Rupal Patel

2:06 p.m.    Jazz Sessions - Special fall fundraiser show with guest Jon Jackson

4:00 p.m.    The Pea Green Boat with Annie Garde – a show for children of all ages

7:30 p.m.      The Write Question – Best of The Write Question with commentary by Zed and Cherie Newman

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