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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.

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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!


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

Lincoln Elementary: Holiday Spirit

December 14, 2009 – 3:14 pm | 1,802 views
As the holidays quickly approach, 4th graders at Pittsburgh Lincoln K-8 discuss what the Christmas spirit means to them, as well as sing a few holiday favorites.

Pittsburgh Musical Theatre presents A Lyrical Christmas Carol

December 12, 2009 – 3:29 pm | 3,024 views
PittsburghMusicalTheater Pittsburgh Musical Theatre previews A Lyrical Christmas Carol, a "fun and scary" musical version of Dickens' classic tale of redemption. Created in 1991 by Ken and Jane Gargaro, Scrooge continues to delight audiences every year with a wealth of emotion and humor.


December 5, 2009 – 3:35 pm | 2,176 views
main Sto-Rox students join us to discuss their participation in BotsIQ, a workforce development program designed to educate young people in the fields of engineering and manufacturing.

Lincoln Elementary: One Safe Place – Grade 4

December 2, 2009 – 3:07 pm | 2,509 views
4th graders at Pittsburgh Lincoln K-8 discuss their need for a safe place, and how they create their own.

Pittsburgh Stevens Pre-K-8: What Makes Me Angry?

December 1, 2009 – 4:00 pm | 2,103 views
Anger is a strong emotion which we all experience. Pittsburgh Stevens Pre-K-8 students in 4th and 5th grade share with us what makes them angry and why.

Carrie Naviglia & Little Sister Teonne

November 28, 2009 – 5:19 pm | 1,839 views
Meet our Big Brother/Big Sister of the month.This segment is created in partnership with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Pittsburgh and is made possible with support from SUPERCUTS. Listen to the segments as they appeared on The Saturday Light Brigade.

Pittsburgh Stevens Pre-K-8: What I’m Thankful For

November 24, 2009 – 3:55 pm | 3,796 views
On the eve of Thanksgiving, students in 4th and 5th grade at Pittsburgh Stevens Pre-K-8 reflect on what they are thankful for and why, and who will be at their Thanksgiving tables this year.

David Weale

November 21, 2009 – 6:14 pm | 3,127 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 | 3,803 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 [audio:http://slbradio.org/mp3/pghyouthradiocorps/schools/Lincoln/2009-11-18-Thankful/Barbara.mp3]


Pittsburgh Stevens Pre-K-8: Future Careers

November 17, 2009 – 3:55 pm | 1,788 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.