Listen to Thanksgiving Day Specials on Nebraska Public Media
We're offering a lineup of radio programs to give thanks, celebrate music and offer help in the kitchen this Thanksgiving, Thursday, Nov. 23 and also on Friday, Nov. 24.
Thursday, Nov. 23
10 a.m.-11 a.m.
“Every Good Thing”
Host Andrea Blain and classical music fans from all around the country take some time to give thanks and celebrate one of life's most meaningful gifts: music.
11 a.m.-1 p.m.
“The Splendid Table’s Turkey Confidential”
Once again, Francis Lam hosts the annual Thanksgiving show, coming to the rescue of cooks, kitchen helpers and inner guests during the biggest cooking day of the year.
1 p.m.-3 p.m.
“Giving Thanks: A Celebration of Fall, Food & Gratitude”
Host John Birge offers a contemporary celebration of gratitude, with two hours of classical music and stories of Thanksgiving.
Friday, Nov. 24
10 a.m-11 a.m.
“Reclaiming the Sound Waves: with Connor Chee”
Navajo pianist and composer Connor Chee shares his translations of traditional Navajo vocables to the modern piano with host Scott Blankenship.
“My Journey, Yours: A Cantus Immigration Special”
A program of works that explores the courage of those who leave their homes in search of a brighter future with music that honors struggle, courage and humanity.
All Times Central.