Students in "puppy clubs" at USF Tampa and St. Petersburg are raising service dogs for the group “Southeastern Guide Dogs.”
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Story Days in Tampa Bay recently hosted its fifth annual festival in St. Petersburg. This week on Florida Matters we hear excerpts from a performance that reflects on Hurricanes Irma and Maria a year after the storms.
Program: Evening Masterwork
In 1939, Alexander Zemlinsky was fleeing from the Nazis and took two pieces of his symphonic tone poem, The Mermaid, based on the Hans Christian Andersen fairy tale with him to the United States. It took a little detective work by two researchers much later to determine the works were not part of a symphony, as originally suspected. And when another piece of the work was found in a Viennese...more...
Near the start of the school year, the University of South Florida held a volunteer fair in the Marshall Student Center on the Tampa campus. While dozens of different clubs and organizations used whatever methods they could to get students’ attention, all four furry members of the Puppy Raisers Club had to do was sit there and wag their tails.
All Night Jazz
Tonight on All Night Jazz, the “Other Nine to Five,” Mike Cornette bar hops in L.A. on the Jazz Trip@Ten with music from focus artist of the week, guitar great Barney Kessel. Then later, just in time for “hump day,” we’ll hear another version of Duke Ellington’s “Caravan” on the Midnight Standard. The adventure begins tonight at nine on WUSF 89.7. more...
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