Arts & Culture

St. Louis Symphony
5:44 pm
Fri February 3, 2012

St. Louis Symphony Extra - February 4, 2012

Powell Hall, home of the St. Louis Symphony.
(Alise O'Brien)

The St. Louis Symphony continues its 2011-2012 season this weekend, and you can be right there with them from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 28.

On select Saturday evenings, St. Louis Public Radio broadcasts the Symphony's performance over the air, bringing you a live classical music experience wherever you are.

This is what's in store for you this Saturday:

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St. Louis Symphony
3:58 pm
Mon January 30, 2012

St. Louis Symphony Encore - more from Warren-Green, Cohen

Did you tune in to our live broadcast of the St. Louis Symphony on Saturday? Well - if you did, thanks for joining us, and, even if you didn't catch it that evening, you can still experience some of the fun from that evening. We have an encore for you, if you'll excuse the play on musical words.

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Arts & Culture
1:04 pm
Sat January 28, 2012

Best-selling books in St. Louis for the week ending January 22

Subterranean Books

Below is the top-ten list of the St. Louis region's best-selling adult and children's books, according to the St. Louis Independent Bookstore Alliance.

For the week ending January 22:

Adult:

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St. Louis Symphony
4:35 pm
Fri January 27, 2012

St. Louis Symphony Extra - January 28, 2012

The St. Louis Symphony continues its 2011-2012 season this weekend, and you can be right there with them from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 28.

On select Saturday evenings, St. Louis Public Radio broadcasts the Symphony's performance over the air, bringing you a live classical music experience wherever you are.

This is what's in store for you this Saturday:

SIBELIUS En saga
LISZT Piano Concerto No. 1
TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No. 4

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From Cityscape
10:25 am
Fri January 27, 2012

Sound Bites: Getting at the Root of American cuisine

Chef Brian Hardesty in the kitchen at Root.
(Libby Franklin/St. Louis Public Radio)

Root, a new restaurant from executive chef Brian Hardesty, opened in Richmond Heights a week ago today.  In the sixth installment of our series Sound Bites, created in partnership with Sauce Magazine, producer Libby Franklin checks in with Hardesty about his latest project, which seeks to shine a new light on old cuisine.

St. Louis Symphony
6:57 am
Tue January 24, 2012

St. Louis Symphony announces 2012 European tour

St. Louis Symphony music director David Robertson.
(Dan Dreyfus)

Today, the St. Louis Symphony is releasing details about its upcoming 2012 European tour, the first under Music Director David Robertson.  Beginning Sept. 5, the orchestra will make debut performances at the Musikfest Berlin | Berliner Festspiele, the Lucerne Festival, and at the Salle Pleyel in Paris.

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Photo of the Week
11:55 pm
Sun January 22, 2012

Deer

A deer runs for cover with white tail in the air.

Photo taken by Bryan Werner on Flickr.com.

Join the St. Louis Public Radio Flickr group to see interesting photos taken in the St. Louis region and submit your own. Each week we feature, on our website, one outstanding photo from the group.

Arts & Culture
11:46 pm
Sun January 22, 2012

Best-selling books in St. Louis for the week ending January 15

Below is the top-ten list of the St. Louis region's best-selling adult and children's books, according to the St. Louis Independent Bookstore Alliance.

For the week ending January 15:

Adult:

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St. Louis Symphony
8:03 pm
Sat January 21, 2012

St. Louis Symphony Extra - January 21, 2012

Powell Hall, home of the St. Louis Symphony.
(Alise O'Brien)

The St. Louis Symphony continues its 2011-2012 season this weekend, and you can be right there with them from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 21.

On select Saturday evenings, St. Louis Public Radio broadcasts the Symphony's performance over the air, bringing you a live classical music experience wherever you are.

This is what's in store for you this Saturday:

WAGNER  Prelude to Act I from Parsifal
SIBELIUS  Violin Concerto
ADAMS  Harmonium

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Rams / London games
9:39 am
Fri January 20, 2012

Rams to play NFL games in London for next three years

The NFL announced the St. Louis Rams have agreed to play regular season games in London for the next three years. The first game will be against the New England Patriots in 2012.

The Rams will play the Patriots Oct. 28 at Wembley Stadium. This will be the sixth straight year the NFL has played regular season in the British capital.

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said "we are confident that having the Rams host one game in the UK in each of the next three seasons will allow us to better serve the growing popularity of our sport beyond the borders of the United States."

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