Silagh White http://wdiy.org en Alan Jennings and Silagh White Examine Protest Songs on Lehigh Valley Discourse http://wdiy.org/post/alan-jennings-and-silagh-white-examine-protest-songs-lehigh-valley-discourse <p><span style="font-size: 10pt; background-color: transparent; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">Host Alan Jennings welcomes Silagh White, <span style="font-size: 10pt; background-color: transparent; color: rgb(0, 0, 0);">adjunct professor in Lehigh University's Baker Institute, to listen back to iconic protest songs and discuss their cultural importance. </span>White is also Director of Arts Engagement and Community Cultural Affairs.</span></p><p>(Original air-date 6/12/2014)</p> Thu, 19 Jun 2014 15:52:34 +0000 Shamus McGroggan 41939 at http://wdiy.org El Sistema on Lehigh Valley Arts Salon http://wdiy.org/post/el-sistema-lehigh-valley-arts-salon <p></p><p></p><p>Host Silagh White welcomes Steven Liu, director of El Sistema Lehigh Valley. The organization, operated by the Allentown Symphony Association, provides instruments and teaches classical music to underprivileged youth in the Lehigh Valley. (Orignal air date August 5, 2013.)</p> Thu, 08 Aug 2013 14:19:33 +0000 Rebecca Walz 24839 at http://wdiy.org El Sistema on Lehigh Valley Arts Salon RiverJazz Festival on Lehigh Valley Arts Salon http://wdiy.org/post/riverjazz-festival-lehigh-valley-arts-salon <p></p><p></p><p>Host Silagh White talks with Patrick Brogan from ArtsQuest about the upcoming RiverJazz Festival, happening throughout the month of May at the ArtsQuest Center at SteelStacks. The festival, featuring everything from bebop and swing to cool jazz and free improvisation, showcases national touring acts and some of the best jazz performers from the Lehigh Valley.&nbsp; (Original air date April 15, 2013.)</p> Tue, 16 Apr 2013 15:33:19 +0000 Rebecca Walz 18357 at http://wdiy.org RiverJazz Festival on Lehigh Valley Arts Salon Funding for Local Arts Programs on Lehigh Valley Arts Salon http://wdiy.org/post/funding-local-arts-programs-lehigh-valley-arts-salon <p>Host Silagh White chats with Laura Kaplus, former board member of various arts and cultural organizations in the Lehigh Valley. The topic of tonight's discussion is arts funding, advocacy for arts policy, and successful grant writing. Federal, state and local government grants are reviewed. (Original air date March 18,2013.)</p><p></p> Tue, 19 Mar 2013 14:25:16 +0000 Rebecca Walz 16809 at http://wdiy.org