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.
Travel with Rick Steves has won the prestigious Gold Medal Award for Best Travel Broadcast-Audio at this year's Lowell Thomas Travel Journalism Competition.
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.
Tired of the same old Halloween tunes? Monster Mashed out? Need a hip soundtrack for your Halloween Party? Tune into WSDL's Retro Halloween Madness Spooktackular! Do the Frug with Frankenstein! Shimmy with a Mummy! Groove with a Ghoul!
Do you have a pet who supports Delmarva Public Radio just as much as you? Donate $50 (or more) to our fall membership drive "The Future is Now" and we'll send you an e-Town bandana while we still can! Take a picture of your cat, dog, or even horse wearing the bandana and post the picture to Delmarva Public Radio's Facebook page. We'll include your pet in our album, "Where's Your Bandana?" for all our followers to see!
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.
Change is in the air here at Delmarva Public Radio. We have added some new programming and we will be moving to another location on SU's Campus this year. Join us in looking towards a bright future by participating in our Fall Drive.
The Health Care exchanges under the Affordable Care Act open this month. What does that mean to the average citizen? Also, a federal program called the National Deaf Blind Equipment Distribution is helping people through a program called ICanConnenct.
Two important events are coming to the Eastern Shore in the next few days. On Saturday, September 21, the Rehoboth Beach Art League is hosting their Beaux Arts Ball to benefit the Art League's "Arts in the Community Outreach Programs". The National President of the AARP is also visiting our area on September 23rd as part of the AARP's You've earned a Say conversations.
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. Downton Abbey was one of the most viewed period dramas there is and has been commissioned for a second series later this year. So, if you've not seen it, you should check it out!
SALISBURY, MD---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 Mountain Stage and World Café; 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.
Join us this Saturday, September 7th at 4PM for a two hour special from WFMT. Michael Feinstein hosts Jerome Moross- The Big Country and Beyond, 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 Country and The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, and famous musicals like The Golden Apple and Gentlemen Be Seated, but also wrote innovative ballets, chamber and orchestral music, and a