DPR Programming Notes

DPR Programming Notes
11:19 am
Sun November 3, 2013

Travel with Rick Steves Wins Gold

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. 

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DPR Programming Notes
11:45 am
Wed October 30, 2013

WSDL's Retro Halloween Spooktacular!

Halloween Night from 9-Midnight on WSDL 90.7

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!

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DPR Programming Notes
3:02 pm
Mon October 14, 2013

Where's your Bandana?

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!

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DPR Programming Notes
11:17 am
Wed October 9, 2013

"The Future is Now!" Fall Drive

Update:

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.

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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.

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DPR Programming Notes
1:06 pm
Mon September 30, 2013

Special Program: A conversation with AARP President Rob Romasco

AARP President Robert Romasco
Credit AARP

Monday September 30th at 6:30PM on WSDL, 90.7

Join Don Rush for a special half hour with AARP National President, Rob Ramasco about the Affordable Care act and the futures of both Social Security and Medicare.

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DPR Programming Notes
11:15 am
Tue September 17, 2013

At Home With John Lunn: Composer of the Downton Abbey Soundtrack

Saturday, September 21 at 10AM on WSCL 89.5 FM

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!

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DPR Programming Notes
3:54 pm
Wed September 11, 2013

Delmarva Public Radio Announces New Programming

Salisbury University senior communication arts major and Delmarva Public Radio (DPR) membership assistant Michelle Malinger checks notes on the new programming schedule with DPR producer Chris Ranck and membership director Angela Byrd.

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.

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DPR Programming Notes
9:15 am
Mon September 9, 2013

Special Program: The Rite of Spring- The 100 Year Shock Wave

Saturday, Setptember 14th  at 4PM

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. 

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DPR Programming Notes
3:09 pm
Mon September 2, 2013

Special Program: JEROME MOROSS – THE BIG COUNTRY AND BEYOND

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

DPR Programming Notes
10:12 am
Thu August 1, 2013

Wsdl 90.7 FM transmitter issues

WSDL, 90.7 is experiencing  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.

DPR Programming Notes
11:27 am
Tue July 30, 2013

WSDL Temporarily off air

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.

DPR Programming Notes
9:44 am
Mon July 22, 2013

New General Manager Appointed for Delmarva Public Radio

Dana E. Whitehair

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).

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DPR Programming Notes
1:48 pm
Wed July 3, 2013

DPR awarded CFES grant

Credit http://www.cfes.org/

Delmarva Public Radio is proud to be the recipient of a grant through the Community Foundation of the Eastern Shore’s Small Grants Program .  The grant of $1,500  will help Delmarva Public Radio to purchase a much needed piece of equipment from Enco Systems; the iDad and Interchange.

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DPR Programming Notes
2:42 pm
Thu June 27, 2013

Goodbye, Talk of the Nation...Hello, Hear & Now

NPR has announced that Talk of the Nation, hosted by Neal Conan, will end production on Thursday June 27, 2013. Science Friday with Ira Flatow will continue.

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DPR Programming Notes
1:36 pm
Wed June 12, 2013

DPR's Summer Carnival auction is closed!

DPR's Summer Carnival Online Auction is now closed!

Thank you to everyone who bid and/or won items in our auction.

To visit the auction site click here to see if you won one of the fabulous items offered!

Thanks for supporting Delmarva Public Radio!

DPR Programming Notes
12:03 pm
Mon June 10, 2013

DPR CAPBA Award Winners

Delmarva Public Radio is happy to announce the following  winners of this year's  Chesapeake Associated Press Broadcaster's Association Awards.

Outstanding Editorial or Commentary

George Merril, Hal Wilson, Nancy Marie Seaman, Diane Marquette, John Reisinger

The Golden Years

Outstanding Specialty Reporting

Kara Dahl Russell

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DPR Programming Notes
8:53 pm
Sun June 2, 2013

Earth and Sky becomes BirdNote

Birdnote.org
Credit birdnote.org

As of last week, Earth and Sky has ceased production. We are sorry to see this program go, but happy to introduce you to Bird Note. 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.

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DPR Programming Notes
2:04 pm
Fri May 24, 2013

Meet Hoda Kotb and support DPR!

This limited offer is on sale now! Call 410-543-6895. The proceeds benefit Delmarva Public Radio.

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,  and merchandise from Rehoboth Beach merchants.  Also in the bag is an autographed copy of Hoda Kotb's new best-selling book, Ten Years Later.

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DPR Programming Notes
2:08 pm
Wed April 3, 2013

THANK YOU!

We are proud to announce as of 5:30pm we hit our goal of $125,000! DPR's "Paving the Way..." Spring Drive was a huge success thanks to YOU!

On behalf of the staff here at Delmarva Public Radio we would like to thank all of our volunteers and thank everyone who donated during our drive.

If you didn't get a chance to pledge your support you may donate here or click the red Support This Station button at the top right of our home page.

DPR Programming Notes
2:31 pm
Thu March 28, 2013

WSCL Easter Specials

Join us this Sunday, March 31 at 1 PM for a special performance of J.S. Bach's St. John's Passion by Apollo's Fire, the Cleveland Baroque Orchestra.  Special thanks to WCLV for this special .

Then, listen in at 6-6:30 PM for a special "Music and the Spoken Word" Easter special from the Mormon Tabernacle Choir.

"Collectors Corner" and "Classics for Kids" will resume  at their usual times the following Sunday.

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DPR Programming Notes
1:23 pm
Fri March 8, 2013

The Prostate Cancer Screening Debate

DPR Programming Notes
1:20 pm
Fri March 8, 2013

Running with the Bulls

DPR Programming Notes
1:17 pm
Fri March 8, 2013

Chris Kyle—America’s #1 Sniper

DPR Programming Notes
9:33 am
Tue February 5, 2013

Night of Benevolence to Benefit DPR!

Tonight! February 7th at 6PM

Come one, come all to the Night of Benevolence to Benefit DelMarVa Public Radio!  

With live music* from "The Zen Monkeys" and 10% of proceeds being donated, you don't want to miss it!

*live music begins at 7:30pm

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DPR Programming Notes
10:47 am
Mon January 14, 2013

DPR night at Dogfish Head Jan 17th

Due to the impending inclement weather, this event has postponed. We hope to reschedule  at a later date.

Dogfish Head Brewings and Eats , Rehoboth Beach 7:30-9:3- PM

Come one, come all to Dogfish Head's  Night of Benevolence to Benefit DelMarVa Public Radio!  

With live music* from "The Brew", an American Indie-Rock band, and 10% of proceeds being donated, you don't want to miss it!

DPR Programming Notes
3:39 pm
Tue January 8, 2013

Annapolis Summit 2013

 


  


 


Friday Noon-2PM on WSDL, 90.7 FM


Join Marc Steiner and Don Rush for a special broadcast of the 2013 Annapolis Summit, recorded January 9th in Annapolis.


The Annapolis Summit brings together the state’s most powerful leaders — Gov. Martin O’Malley, Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller and House Speaker Michael Busch



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DPR Programming Notes
2:21 pm
Thu January 3, 2013

WSDL 90.7 Sunday Program Changes

This Sunday, January 6th, brings some changes to the 90.7 Sunday lineup!

Following "City Arts and Lectures" at 1PM, we bring you at 2PM,  "Says You!", a lively and entertaining quiz program, perfect for a relaxing Sunday afternoon.

DPR Programming Notes
11:33 am
Wed January 2, 2013

New Program- The Piano Matters

Join us this Sunday at 8PM for"The Piano Matters with David Dubal", the latest edition to the WSCL 89.5 Sunday lineup.  Each week, David Dubal brings you  recordings of the great piano works.


This program comes to us courtesy WWFM, the Classical Network.


DPR Programming Notes
10:50 am
Wed January 2, 2013

EDINBURGH FESTIVALS: THE YEAR OF CREATIVE SCOTLAND

Join us this Saturday night (January 5th) from 8-10PM for a four week special program, "Edinburgh Festivals: Year of Creative Scotland".

Beginning February 2nd, we will bring you "Celtic Connections" at 8PM followed by "Fiesta!" at 9PM.

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