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  • 01:01

    Mezzo-soprano Elizabeth DeShong on Opera life

    in Art

    What does it take to WOW the refined world of high Opera? Join us as mezzo-soprano Elizabeth DeShong talks about Opera, song, and life.


    Born and raised in northcentral Pennsylvania, opera singer Elizabeth DeShong has been lauded in North America and Europe for her "well-cultivated" and "big, bright and pleasing" voice; EDGE San Francisco said, "“...DeShong sings like a vocal giant. Her lowest notes have body and depth; her midrange is rich and compelling; and her highs are dispensed with a freedom that many a mezzo daily prays for. ”


    She has performed with The Metropolitan Opera, English National Opera, Canadian Opera Company, Toronto Symphony Orchestra, Lyric Opera of Chicago, San Francisco Opera, Radio Symphonie Orchestre Wien, among others, and at the Glyndebourne Festival in England.


    DeShong received a master's degree from the Curtis Institute of Music in Philadelphia, after which she was accepted into the young artist program at the Lyric Opera of Chicago's Ryan Opera Center.


    The recipient of numerous awards, Ms. DeShong received the Washington National Opera’s “Artist of the Year Award” in 2010 for her debut performance as the Composer in Richard Strauss’ Ariadne auf Naxos. Her portrayal of Maffio Orsini in the San Francisco Opera’s Lucrezia Borgia was widely released on DVD.


    Further performances of note include Maffio Orsini in Lucrezia Borgia with San Franciso Opera and English National Opera, Angelina in La Cenerentola at the Canadian Opera Company, Hermia in A Midsummer Night's Dream at Lyric Opera of Chicago, and her sensational Rosina in THE BARBER OF SEVILLE with the Los Angeles Opera.

  • 00:13

    Richard JR Reynolds

    in Music

    Richard Reynolds, also known as JR, is originally from Raleigh, North Carolina. A gospel performer and director in the music industry, he began singing at the young age of 5 and continues to minister at schools and on various platforms. Currently residing in Atlanta, Georgia, JR pays homage to God for gifting him so greatly and has vowed to use his talents to be a blessing to others. Get ready world, this anointed Gospel artist is getting ready to hit the nation with his new music for all people. Please follow his Facebook page for all future dates . /www.facebook.com/JrSingznow

  • The40thAngieBowieBarnett&RickHunt#40withRosserShymanski

    in Entertainment

    Rosser Shymanski is an all round actor & a marvellous entertainer with a history of performances from one US coast to the other. He has played in Atlanta, New York at Wigstock and San Francisco, Chicago. He appeared on Dick Richard's The American Music Show for its duration 20 plus years with a host of Stars: Ru Paul, Larry Tee, The Pop Tarts, Dee Lite. He is also a 27 year veteran of the Georgia Public Television company and is now Operations manager for them. His characters are smooth and beloved, a local celebrity entertaining for years as DeAundra Peek of the Singing Peek Sisters.

  • Travel Today -- The Queen Mary 2

    in Travel

    This week Travel Today with Peter Greenberg comes from Cunard’s flagship, the R.M.S. Queen Mary 2, or QM2. This is a Transatlantic ocean liner, and the only liner in service between South Hampton and New York. Equal in height to a 23-story building and nearly four football fields in length, QM2 is unmatched in her class and is the last such liner to be built since 1969. But don’t let her size fool you. A Transatlantic crossing is a luxurious experience for reasons that go beyond the obvious.


    Richard Meadows, President of Cunard North America, stops by to expound on why an on-board experience is unforgettable and Commodore Ronald Warwick talks about his 36 years with Cunard and his favorite ports. There’s all of this and more on this week’s episode of Travel Today with Peter Greenberg.

  • 02:01

    Westchester On the Level with Narog and Aris

    in News

    Prayers and good tidings have brought John Wiles home. He and Laurie Bogart Wiles will engage in a "Driving Me Crazy" segment this Thursday, July 30, 2015 at 10am. It has bee over over one month since we last spoke to John. In fact it was blueberry picking season. They will review the seductively sweeping lines of the Volkswagen CC 2.0T. It will fun getting re-acquainted with John and Laurie together and to explore the seductive CC.


    Mount Vernon Mayoral candidate Richard Thomas speaks about the campaign effort, the challenges made over the petition gathering effort, and most understood, the circumstances with respect to the circumstances in which Raynette Turner, after being arrested, complained of a medical issue, was taken to hospital, and after a medical examination was permitted to return to jail after taking hypertension medication. Hours later she was found deceased. Was protocol overlooked? Is this simply an event that was unfathomable? Have we been able to understand what lessons may be learned from the loss of Ms. Turner, the mother of eight. What is to happen to the children? 


    Abbie Rodriguez, a newly-sworn immigrant will at the show at 11am. We'll celebrate the evolution of her life's story and the basis for her dream. We will talk to her from 11 to 11:30am.


    Yonkers Republican Mayoral candidate William "Bill" Nuckel will conclude the broadcast day at 12Noon. We'll learn what is on his mind Thursday. 


    Your participation is shamelessly solicited; share your perspective; ask a question, be heard! Engage us during the two-hour radio time slot using our newly installed Chat Room or place your call to (347) 205-9201. 


    Listen live or on demand: http://www.BlogTalkRadio.com/WestchesterOnTheLevel/

  • 02:19

    THURSDAY MORN, WE HAVE SOME OF R&B'S GREATEST "DUETS" ON THE MINI CONCERT STAGE

    in Music

    PLEASE JOIN ME THURSDAY MORNING FROM 9A-11A CST FOR " THE DOCTOR ICE MORNING SHOW " WHERE ON THE MINI CONCERT STAGE AT 10:00AM IS SOME OF R&B'S GREATEST " DUETS ". TO CATCH THE SHOW PLEASE GO TO MY LIVE STATION SITE AT WWW.BLOGTALKRADIO.COM/DOCTOR-ICE AND CLICK ON THE SHOW FOR THE DAY, OR TO LISTEN BY PHONE PLEASE CALL MY LIVE REQUEST LINE NUMBER AT (646) 478-4755 OR GO TO MY FACEBOOK PAGE AT WWW.FACEBOOK.COM/TONYAKINS1961 AND CLICK ON THE LINK.

  • Tony Trupiano: The Voice of the People for Thursday, July 30, 2015

    in Politics Progressive

    On Thursday, July 23, 2015 joining Tony on The Voice of the People is:



    Tom Watkins, the director of the Wayne County Mental Health Authority reflects on 50 years of Medicare and how its impact have saved many millions of people from lifetimes of sickness and despair.


    http://www.detroitnews.com/story/opinion/2015/07/23/watkins-great-society/30530267



    Marissa Luna, Communications Specialist with Progress Michigan checks in to discuss her blog post on Planned Parenthood and the attack that is not only ill conceived but has the potential to take away health care from too many who need it badly.


    www.progressmichigan.org



    Our National Political Director, Richard Zombeck, columnist for HuffintonPost.com and NowItCounts.com and LiberalsUnite.com continues his weekly visit with us to shed his unique and snarky, but very intelligent insights, into our national political fray.  Always on target.


    www.nowitcounts.com



    Susan Demas, Editor and Publisher of Inside Michigan Politics and political columnist with MLive.com will join the program to discuss the morality of the Republican Christian movement.


    www.insidemichiganpolitics.com 



    Bruce Fealk hosted a house party for Bernie Sanders last night and he’s back to share the experience of what was an historic night.


    http://reverbpress.com/politics/bernie-sanders-kickoff-event-draws-more-than-100000


     

  • 00:31

    Guest-Frankie Paul& featured sketch-Shart Tank

    in Comedy

    FRANKIE PAUL


    Frankie Paul is fast becoming a prominent force in the world of comedy! Frankie Paul has a unique knack for taking a typically unnoticeable situation to new levels of hysterics.


    With loveable animated appearance and inoffensive attitude, Frankie Paul takes his crowd on a silly roller coaster ride of uproarious laughter. After it’s over the crowd is drained but wants another ride. human stupidity! Once you see him, you will want to see him again a club in your town!!


    If laughter is truly the medicine, then Frankie Paul should be the Surgeon General. Don’t miss him!!!!


    Frankie Paul has been touring professionally across the country since 1990. He hits on a vast array of today’s topics as well as everyday craziness like marriage, family and common 

  • 00:30

    Lucas and Crawford On B-Ball

    in Sports

    This show is hosted by Gregory Crawford, publisher of www.gregorycrawfordsports.wordpress.com

  • 00:28

    Tyler Geving Basketball Show

    in Basketball

    This show features Tyler Geving, men's basketball coach at Portland State University.


    The show is hosted by Gregory Crawford, publisher of www.gregorycrawfordsports.wordpress.com

  • 02:16

    Up Late with "The Butcher" and Steve LaFrate

    in Religion

    Join hosts Dave "The Butcher" Clifford and "The Professor" Steve LaFrate as they take your brains on a journey via your earholes. Only on the ACSLIVE.TV family of podcasts, available through the FREE ACSLIVE MOBILE APP, available on iTunes and Google Play. The number to call if you'd like to participate is (347) 857-1024, and all you have to do to be heard is push "1" after it picks up. Brought to you by Paul "Mr Wonderful" Orndorff and Every Victory Earned.