This Week's Program: Wednesday, November 10, 2010



DAVID AMRAM: The First 80 Years www.davidamram.comHe has composed more than 100 orchestral and chamber music works; numerous scores for Broadway theater and film; two operas and more. Today, as he has for over 50 years, Amram continues to compose music while traveling the world as a conductor, soloist, bandleader, visiting scholar, and narrator in five languages. He celebrates his 80th birthday on November 17th.

CHRISTINE ROSE For ten years, providing warm clothing to the reservations in South Dakota. The effects of your efforts have been long lasting and life changing for many people, but each year we are approached by new communities that are not on anyone else's list. They are the remote places where Native children routinely go without coats and socks. They are the places that have no where else to turn for help. The goods we send are brought out into distant communities where the truly humble live.

JONAS ELROD was leading an ordinary life until he woke up one day to a totally new reality. Joining us is MARK COLSON Physicians gave Jonas a clean bill of health and were unable to provide an explanation. What was it? Why was it happening to him? One thing was certain for this 36-year old man - life as he had known it would never be the same. Jonas crisscrosses the country, along the way, he encounters an amazing group of teachers, scientists, mystics and spiritual healers who help him piece together this intricate puzzle.