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Youth Expression Showcase

Our weekly radio program invites students in Grades K-12 to perform live on the air. Hear young musicians, singer/songwriters, photographers, writers, poets and other people who express themselves through the arts.

Oral History

SLB Radio’s Oral History Program connects teens with adult role models in their communities. Click here to listen.

Callers

Since 1978, The Saturday Light Brigade has broadcast LIVE spontaneous on-air phone calls from kids and adults as part of its Saturday morning radio program. Now you can hear some of the most memorable calls from people participating in on-air games and other participatory features or simply calling to tell us about something exciting.

Performance

Join us as we celebrate the original talent in our midst with these weekly archives of in-studio performances by regional and national musicians and artists. Folk, bluegrass, jazz, singer/songwriter, international, storytellers and more!

Interviews

Audio replays from the hundreds of arts, human services and other non-profit organizations interviewed by SLB each year.

David Weale

November 21, 2009 – 6:14 pm | 3,009 views
classical_guitar_detail_big We're happy to host 15 year-old classical guitarist David Weale back on our program. Trained at the Center For Young Musicians in Wexford, David last performed on our show when he was twelve.

Lincoln Elementary: What I’m Thankful For

November 18, 2009 – 3:03 pm | 3,437 views


On the eve of Thanksgiving, students in 4th grade at Pittsburgh Lincoln K-8 reflect on what they are thankful for; is it the plentiful turkey? The fixins? You’re just gonna have to listen to find out!

Barbara

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Pittsburgh Stevens Pre-K-8: Future Careers

November 17, 2009 – 3:55 pm | 1,566 views


What do you want to be when you grow up? Students at Pittsburgh Stevens Pre-K-8 share with us their career choices for the future.

Ahdeyja

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Pittsburgh Stevens Pre-K-8: Personal Profiles

November 10, 2009 – 3:50 pm | 1,552 views
4th and 5th graders from Pittsburgh Stevens Pre-K-8 tell us ''who we are'' in these personal profiles.

Lincoln Elementary: Favorite Desserts

November 4, 2009 – 2:59 pm | 1,653 views
Pittsburgh Lincoln K-8 students go into delicious detail about their favorite desserts!

Gemini Theater: Legend of Sleepy Hollow

October 24, 2009 – 1:45 pm | 2,209 views
Sleepy-Hollow-Banner Gemini Theater produces original, interactive, children's musicals which focus on artistic, cultural and educational themes. This week we welcome members of the cast of Legend of Sleepy Hollow as they preview their production of this classic, spooky tale.

Ernie Hawkins

October 24, 2009 – 1:14 pm | 2,505 views
ErnieHawkins0024 Listen as we host legendary blues guitarist Ernie Hawkins, along with the very talented Marc Reisman on harmonica and Roger Day on tuba. Hear one of Pittsburgh's' greatest musicians, live on SLB.

Pittsburgh Girl Scouts

October 10, 2009 – 12:22 pm | 4,351 views
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Cori Begg, Promotions Manager for Girl Scouts of Western Pennsylvania along with troop leaders Angela Wright and Rachel Pierce as well as scouts Marna Owens, Taeler Wright and Lindsay Pierce talk about Girl Scout history, current registration drives, and programs

Franklin Toker previews Pittsburgh: A New Portrait

October 10, 2009 – 11:53 am | 2,581 views
Acclaimed author and professor Franklin Toker joins us to discuss his latest book, Pittsburgh: A New Portrait.

The Big Swan Kings

October 5, 2009 – 12:42 pm | 2,299 views
We're pleased to welcome acoustic music trio, The Big Swan Kings, on our program. The "Kings" featuring David King on guitar, Gil Bigenho on bass and violinist Keith Swan. Live on SLB.