DPR Programming Notes http://publicradiodelmarva.net en The New DPR http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/new-dpr-0 <p>The new Delmarva Public Radio.....courtesy the generosity of listeners just like you! To contribute, call 410-543-6895 or click the "Support this Station" button.</p> Tue, 08 Apr 2014 19:58:58 +0000 Chris Ranck 52208 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net The New DPR DPR T-SHIRTS http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/dpr-t-shirts-0 <p></p><p>Our New DPR T-Shirts!</p><p>Available for a donation of $125 or more.</p> Thu, 03 Apr 2014 15:26:28 +0000 Chris Ranck 51937 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net DPR T-SHIRTS WSDL 90.7 audio issues http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/wsdl-907-audio-issues-0 <p></p><p>WSDL is currently experiencing some difficulty with our audio signal. We are aware of the problem and working as quickly as we can to remedy the problem. Thank you for your patience.</p><p></p> Fri, 28 Mar 2014 14:05:46 +0000 Chris Ranck 51603 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net WSDL 90.7 audio issues http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/wsdl-907-audio-issues <p></p><p>WSDL is currently experiencing some difficulty with our audio signal. We are aware of the problem and working as quickly as we can to remedy the problem. Thank you for your patience.</p><p></p> Fri, 28 Mar 2014 14:05:35 +0000 Chris Ranck 51602 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net New Program-Boombox Classroom http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/new-program-boombox-classroom <p></p><p>Join us this Sunday at 6PM for a fun new addition to our Sunday "Family Night" programming.&nbsp; Your Children will love it...and you will, too!</p><p><a href="http://www.sweetbirdclassics.org/boombox-classroom/"><em>Boombox Classsroom </em></a>is a series of curriculum-based music lessons for kids in grades K-5&nbsp;based on&nbsp;the national standards for Music Education.&nbsp; We have more than 200 artists on the shows each year, performing live — both world and classical music.&nbsp; We celebrate diversity and&nbsp;promote appreciation of other cultures.</p> Mon, 17 Mar 2014 18:10:49 +0000 Chris Ranck 50958 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net New Program-Boombox Classroom Let DPR take you to SXSW! http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/let-dpr-take-you-sxsw <p><a href="http://delmarvapublicradio.net/live-event/2014sxsw">SXSW 2014</a></p><p></p><p>Cold weather giving you the blues?&nbsp; Why not pop into sunny Austin, Texas and check out this year's offerings at SXSW?</p><p>NPR Music brings you the best music and events from Austin, beginning March 12, 2014.</p><p>While you're at it, why not take a break and enjoy a <a href="http://delmarvapublicradio.net/live-event/tiny-desk-concerts">Tiny Desk Concert</a> or live concert from NPR Music?</p><p></p> Mon, 10 Mar 2014 13:55:36 +0000 Chris Ranck 50530 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Let DPR take you to SXSW! Annapolis Summit 2014 http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/annapolis-summit-2014 <p></p><p>Please join us this Friday from 1-3pm on WSDL, 90.7 FM for a special program. Join Marc Steiner, host of "Soundbites on Delmarva" for the Annapolis Summit 2014.</p><p>Due to some special work which will take out satellite feed down temporarily, we will also be running a special program, "Mexico Uncovered" at noon on WSDL.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 09 Jan 2014 20:54:22 +0000 Chris Ranck 47426 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Annapolis Summit 2014 Happy New Year from DPR! http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/happy-new-year-dpr <p></p><p>Join us this New Year's Day on WSCL, 89.5 for some special programming to ring 2014.</p> Tue, 31 Dec 2013 17:30:40 +0000 Chris Ranck 46972 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Happy New Year from DPR! Special Program: J.S. Bach's Christmas Oratorio http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/special-program-js-bachs-christmas-oratorio <p><strong>Saturday, Jan 4th at 2PM on WSCL, 89.5 FM</strong></p><p>Join us this Saturday for a special broadcast of the <a href="http://southerndelawarechoralsociety.org/home">Southern Delaware Choral Society</a>'s performance of J.S. Bach's "Christmas Oratorio". This performance was recorded December 15th, 2013 at Cape Henlopen High School in Lewes, Delaware.</p><p><a href="http://southerndelawarechoralsociety.org/home">Southern Delaware Choral&nbsp; Society website</a></p> Tue, 31 Dec 2013 14:50:14 +0000 Chris Ranck 46964 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Special Program: J.S. Bach's Christmas Oratorio The "Big Move" is today! http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/big-move-today <p>Delmarva&nbsp;Public Radio will be moving to our new location on Salisbury University's East Campus Complex Saturday December 7th at 10:00 AM.&nbsp;</p><p>We hope to make this transition an smoothly as possible, but apologize beforehand for any audio outages you may hear. We appreciate your patience and understanding.</p><p>Expect internet streaming to be down most of today as well.&nbsp;</p> Sat, 07 Dec 2013 14:13:18 +0000 Chris Ranck 45889 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Special Program: Benjamin Britten: The Beauty of Loneliness and Pain http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/special-program-benjamin-britten-beauty-loneliness-and-pain <p><strong>Saturday, November&nbsp; 16 at noon on WSCL, 89.5</strong></p><p class="inmargintextblack">In celebration of the centenary (November 22) of Benjamin Britten - who said that music "has the beauty of loneliness and of pain: of strength and freedom" - WFMT presents a two hour documentary in which leading Britten authorities and performers, many who knew and worked with the composer, reflect on the inspirations behind his art and his communicative power as musician and man.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Thu, 14 Nov 2013 16:21:44 +0000 Chris Ranck 44490 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Special Program: Benjamin Britten: The Beauty of Loneliness and Pain Travel with Rick Steves Wins Gold http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/travel-rick-steves-wins-gold <p><strong><em>Travel with Rick Steves </em></strong>has won the prestigious Gold Medal Award for Best Travel Broadcast-Audio at this year's Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism Competition.</p><p></p><p>The annual competition is sponsored by the Society of American Travel Writers Foundation. Winners of the awards, the most prestigious in the field of travel journalism, were announced Oct. 21 at the SATW convention, held this year in Biloxi, on the Mississippi Gulf Coast.&nbsp;</p> Sun, 03 Nov 2013 16:19:32 +0000 Chris Ranck 44049 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net WSDL's Retro Halloween Spooktacular! http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/wsdls-retro-halloween-spooktacular <p></p><p><strong>Halloween Night from 9-Midnight on WSDL 90.7</strong></p><p>Tired of the same old Halloween tunes? Monster Mashed out? Need a hip soundtrack for your Halloween Party? Tune into WSDL's&nbsp; Retro Halloween Madness Spooktackular!&nbsp; Do the Frug with Frankenstein! Shimmy with a Mummy! Groove with a Ghoul!</p><p></p><p></p> http://youtu.be/DadnHEdhY8E http://youtu.be/KbSyVo41QWo http://youtu.be/MJaNRj7isGI Wed, 30 Oct 2013 15:45:59 +0000 Chris Ranck 43812 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net WSDL's Retro Halloween Spooktacular! Where's your Bandana? http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/wheres-your-bandana-1 <p>Do you have a pet who supports Delmarva Public Radio just as much as you? Donate $50 (or more) to our fall membership drive &quot;The Future is Now&quot; and we&#39;ll send you an <a href="http://www.etown.org/">e-Town</a> bandana while we still can! Take a picture of your cat, dog, or even horse wearing the bandana and post the picture to <a href="https://www.facebook.com/pages/Delmarva-Public-Radio/208233155887451">Delmarva Public Radio&#39;s Facebook page</a>. We&#39;ll include your pet in our album, &quot;Where&#39;s Your Bandana?&quot; for all our followers to see!</p> Mon, 14 Oct 2013 19:02:44 +0000 Chris Ranck 42895 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Where's your Bandana? "The Future is Now!" Fall Drive http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/future-now-fall-drive <p></p><p><strong>Update:</strong></p><p>We raised over $95,000 thanks to you! Thanks to all the volunteers, businesses, and everyone who pledged their support. Our Fall drive was a huge success.</p><p>-------</p> Wed, 09 Oct 2013 15:17:59 +0000 Chris Ranck 42621 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net "The Future is Now!" Fall Drive Special Program: A conversation with AARP President Rob Romasco http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/special-program-conversation-aarp-president-rob-romasco <p><strong>Monday September 30th at 6:30PM on WSDL, 90.7</strong></p><p></p><p></p><p>Join Don Rush for a special half hour with <a href="http://www.aarp.org/about-aarp/experts/robert-romasco/">AARP National President, Rob Ramasco</a> about the Affordable Care act and the futures of both Social Security and Medicare.</p><p></p> Mon, 30 Sep 2013 17:06:53 +0000 Chris Ranck 42090 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Special Program: A conversation with AARP President Rob Romasco At Home With John Lunn: Composer of the Downton Abbey Soundtrack http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/home-john-lunn-composer-downton-abbey-soundtrack <p class="inmargintextblack"><strong>Saturday, September 21 at 10AM on WSCL 89.5 FM</strong></p><p class="inmargintextblack">If you've watched the series, then you'll know that the soundtrack is amazing, and if you've not seen this series, then you should, because it is amazing as well.&nbsp; Downton Abbey was one of the most viewed period dramas there is and has been commissioned for a second series later this year.&nbsp; So, if you've not seen it, you should check it out!</p> Tue, 17 Sep 2013 15:15:04 +0000 Chris Ranck 41292 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Delmarva Public Radio Announces New Programming http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/delmarva-public-radio-announces-new-programming <p><strong>SALISBURY, MD</strong>---Chamber music from Lincoln Center; works from the “Great American Songbook” with Michael Feinstein; Broadway classics; news, information and culture (including from a Latino perspective); music from <em>Mountain Stage</em> and <em>World Café</em>; expanded local news, as well as the latest in medicine, education and technology — all these and more will be available at Delmarva Public Radio (DPR) starting Monday, September 16.</p> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 19:54:13 +0000 Chris Ranck 40977 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Delmarva Public Radio Announces New Programming Special Program: The Rite of Spring- The 100 Year Shock Wave http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/special-program-rite-spring-100-year-shock-wave <p class="inmargintextblack"><strong>Saturday, Setptember 14th&nbsp; at 4PM</strong></p><p class="inmargintextblack">In this anniversary documentary, the ballet’s 100 year shock-wave is traced from its initial explosion on May 29th 1913 right up to the present time.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 09 Sep 2013 13:15:47 +0000 Chris Ranck 40802 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Special Program: JEROME MOROSS – THE BIG COUNTRY AND BEYOND http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/special-program-jerome-moross-big-country-and-beyond <p>Join us this <strong>Saturday, September 7th</strong> at 4PM for a two hour special from WFMT. Michael Feinstein hosts <a href="http://jeromemoross.com/NM-WFMT.html">Jerome Moross- The Big Country and Beyond</a>, a centennial documentary on the life, career and music of the quintessentially American composer who not only composed the scores for legendary films such as The Big<br>Country and The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, and famous musicals like The Golden Apple<br>and Gentlemen Be Seated, but also wrote innovative ballets, chamber and orchestral music, and a Mon, 02 Sep 2013 19:09:54 +0000 Chris Ranck 40436 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Wsdl 90.7 FM transmitter issues http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/wsdl-907-fm-transmitter-issues <p>WSDL, 90.7 is experiencing&nbsp; some transmitter issues. Our Chief Engineer is currently working to rectify the problem as quickly as possible. In the meantime, you can always listen to the live stream of WSDL by visiting our website, delmarvapublicradio.org. Thank you for your patience.</p> Thu, 01 Aug 2013 14:12:11 +0000 Chris Ranck 38664 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net WSDL Temporarily off air http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/wsdl-temporarily-air <p>As of @10AM on 7/30/2013, WSDL, 90.7 is temporarily off the air. Our chief engineer is currently working to rectify the situation. Thank you for your patience and don't forget to listen online.</p><p></p> Tue, 30 Jul 2013 15:27:11 +0000 Chris Ranck 38562 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net WSDL Temporarily off air New General Manager Appointed for Delmarva Public Radio http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/new-general-manager-appointed-delmarva-public-radio <p>SALISBURY, MD--A seasoned broadcasting professional with extensive experience in radio production and a strong background in classical music has been appointed the new general manager for Delmarva Public Radio (DPR).</p> Mon, 22 Jul 2013 13:44:53 +0000 Chris Ranck 38111 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net New General Manager Appointed for Delmarva Public Radio DPR awarded CFES grant http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/dpr-awarded-cfes-grant <p></p><p>Delmarva Public Radio is proud to be the recipient of a grant through the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore’s Small Grants Program .&nbsp; The grant of $1,500 &nbsp;will help Delmarva Public Radio to purchase a much needed piece of equipment from Enco Systems; the iDad and Interchange.</p> Wed, 03 Jul 2013 17:48:52 +0000 Chris Ranck 37036 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net DPR awarded CFES grant Goodbye, Talk of the Nation...Hello, Hear & Now http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/goodbye-talk-nationhello-hear-now <p>NPR has announced that<a href="http://www.npr.org/templates/rundowns/rundown.php?prgId=5"> <em>Talk of the Nation</em></a>, hosted by Neal Conan, will end production on Thursday June 27, 2013. <em>Science Friday</em> with Ira Flatow will continue.</p> Thu, 27 Jun 2013 18:42:20 +0000 Chris Ranck 36770 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Goodbye, Talk of the Nation...Hello, Hear & Now DPR's Summer Carnival auction is closed! http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/dprs-summer-carnival-auction-closed <p>DPR's <a href="http://biddingforgood.com/delmarvapublicradio">Summer&nbsp;Carnival Online Auction is now closed</a>!</p><p>Thank you to everyone who bid and/or won items in our auction.</p><p>To visit the auction site click <a href="http://www.biddingforgood.com/auction/AuctionHome.action?vhost=delmarvapublicradio">here </a>to see if you won one of the fabulous items offered!</p><p>Thanks for supporting Delmarva Public Radio!</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 12 Jun 2013 17:36:51 +0000 Angela Byrd 35916 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net DPR CAPBA Award Winners http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/dpr-capba-award-winners <p></p><p>Delmarva Public Radio is happy to announce the following&nbsp; winners of this year's&nbsp; <a href="http://capba.org/">Chesapeake Associated Press Broadcaster's Association</a> Awards.</p><p><strong>Outstanding Editorial or Commentary</strong></p><p>George Merril, Hal Wilson, Nancy Marie Seaman, Diane Marquette, John Reisinger</p><p><a href="http://www.delmarvapublicradio.net/term/aging">The Golden Years</a></p><p></p><p><strong>Outstanding Specialty Reporting</strong></p><p>Kara Dahl Russell</p> Mon, 10 Jun 2013 16:03:54 +0000 Chris Ranck 35776 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net DPR CAPBA Award Winners Earth and Sky becomes BirdNote http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/earth-and-sky-becomes-birdnote <p></p><p>As of last week, Earth and Sky has ceased production. We are sorry to see this program go, but happy to introduce you to <a href="http://birdnote.org/">Bird Note</a>. Bird Note is a daily two-minute program all about birds and their environment. You can hear Bird Note right before All Things Considered @3:56 every weekday afternoon.</p> Mon, 03 Jun 2013 00:53:16 +0000 Chris Ranck 35286 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Earth and Sky becomes BirdNote Meet Hoda Kotb and support DPR! http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/meet-hoda-kotb-and-support-dpr <p></p><p><strong>This limited offer is on sale now! Call 410-543-6895</strong>. The proceeds benefit Delmarva Public Radio.</p><p>The summer is always fun at the Delaware shore and now Delmarva Public Radio is making it even better, with a V.I.P. Tote Bag filled with gift cards, goodies,&nbsp; and merchandise from Rehoboth Beach merchants.&nbsp; Also in the bag is an autographed copy of Hoda Kotb's new best-selling book, <a href="http://www.browseaboutbooks.com/book/9781451656039">Ten Years Later</a>.</p> Fri, 24 May 2013 18:04:08 +0000 Chris Ranck 34785 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net Meet Hoda Kotb and support DPR! Guerrieri Family Foundation Announces $8 Million Gift for SU Academic Commons- Audio http://publicradiodelmarva.net/post/guerrieri-family-foundation-announces-8-million-gift-su-academic-commons-audio <p><a href="http://www.salisbury.edu/newsevents/fullstoryview.asp?id=5337">Click here for&nbsp; more information </a></p> Fri, 03 May 2013 19:27:42 +0000 Chris Ranck 33568 at http://publicradiodelmarva.net