Arts & Culture

Arts & Culture
1:14 pm
Sat September 20, 2014

Lafayette Symphony broadcasts begin Sunday 9/21 on WBAA Classical

The Indiana Public Broadcasting Stations present the first of a series of monthly Lafayette Symphony broadcasts Sunday afternoon at 3 on WBAA Classical. Lafayette guitarist Chaconne Klaverenga will be featured in a Guitar Concerto composed especially for her by Dutch composer Rene Schiffer. The program also includes two of the Nocturnes for orchestra by Claude Debussy and the Symphonie Fantastique by Hector Berlioz. Join Jan Simon for the Lafayette Symphony broadcast on WBAA Classical on 101.3 FM.

Arts & Culture
1:19 pm
Fri September 19, 2014

Tippecanoe Chamber Music Society 9/21 concert preview

WBAA's Greg Kostraba recently sat down with Margot Marlatt, Executive Director of the Tippecanoe Chamber Music Society to talk a bout about the opening concert of the TCMS season, Sunday at 4 at St. John's Episcopal Church in downtown Lafayette.

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Arts & Culture
7:30 am
Fri September 19, 2014

Sharpshooter: A Sunny McCoskey Napa Valley Mystery

Napa Valley offers sunny skies, fine food and especially rich tasting wines.  But there are sharpshooters wandering this beautiful land - one a tiny wasp that murders the grape vines of the valley, the other a human character who takes the life of a local vintner on a quiet moonlit night. Sunny McCoskey entangles herself – and us - in both threads in this taut, fast paced mystery novel.

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Arts & Culture
7:30 am
Fri September 5, 2014

Book Review: If Mayors Ruled the World

If Mayors ruled the world we’d be much better served- no matter how large a population is involved, Mayor-led  government, in the end as in the beginning, is about filling potholes in the street – not so much ideology as practical “how do I get this done” government.  That’s the thesis of this international look at why local government might just be the nexus for all government in the coming decades.

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Arts & Culture
12:08 pm
Wed September 3, 2014

WBAA Arts Spotlight: Lafayette Symphony Orchestra

Greg Kostraba talks to Lafayette Symphony Orchestra’s Executive Director Sara Mummey and Music Director Nick Palmer about the L-S-O’s activities this season, including concerts

and educational activities.

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