The Saint Louis Symphony celebrates it’s 135th season making it the second oldest orchestra in the United States.
CEO Fred Bronstein says this is the fifth year of the symphony’s “Building Our Business” initiative and it’s working out well.
Charlie Brennan – Tuesday, September 17th – Farshid Etniko Performs at Charlie’s 25th Anniversary Show; Fred Bronstein of SLSO; Bob Soutier of STL Labor Council; and Steve Hanley of MediBeacon
Charlie talks with Farshid of Farshid Etniko; with Fred Bronstein of the STL Symphony Orchestra; with Bob Soutier of the STL Labor Council AFL-CIO on pulling support from Charlie Dooley; and with Steve Hanley, CEO of MediBeacon.
Aaron Barnhart of The Kansas City Star previews the Emmy Awards. Fred Bronstein tells us about unofficial start to the 2012-2013 season for the St. Louis Symphony.
In this edition, hear from Fred Bronstein from the STL Symphony, Mike Shannon on the Redbirds, Gwen Ifill of “Washington Week” & Kurt Eichenwalk on his book about the secrets and lies in the ‘Terror Wars’.
Charlie talks with U.S. Cong. Todd Akin about Sen. Danforth’s endorsement of Thomas Schweich as GOP candidate for U.S. Senate in Missouri; with Mo. State Rep Wanda Brown about gun legislation; with Financial Adviser Al Goldman about the possiblity of the U.S. bombing Iran and stock market effects; and with Fred Bronstein, Pres. &CEO of the STL Symphony Orchestra, about the Symphoney’s performance at Carnegie Hall.
Charlie talks baseball with NY Times Sports Columnist Mike Vaccaro, STL Cardinals Broadcaster John Rooney, the Voice of the Washington Nationals Bob Carpenter, ESPN Radio Talk Show Host Randy Galloway, St. Louisan Mary Duggan Leahy who now lives in Dallas, Charlie Gitto of Charlie Gitto’s Restaurant about Downtown baseball business, and Fred Bronstein of the STL Symphony about an upcoming Halloween concert.
Gary Huelsman of Catholic Social Services explains the Church’s position on no foster children for same-sex civil union couples…Ruth Ehresman of the Mo. Budget Project on state money moving from disabled/elderly to the St. Louis-China cargo hub…STL Cardinals Broadcaster Mike Shannon…SLSO President/CEO Fred Bronstein and Cellist Bjorn Ranheim on the 2011-2012 Symphony season…and, Sgt. Jason Grellner on high pseudoephredrine sales in Fenton, MO, where there is no prescription laws and methamphetamine epidemic is still rampant.
Charlie talks with U.S. Senator Claire McCaskill, Ken Warren, Dave Robertson, Fred Bronstein of StL Symphony Orchestra, Mike Doyle of WBT Radio in Charlotte, NC, Mike Shannon, Edward Yeranian from Cairo, Egypt, and Phil Brooks.