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Writer's Block Sunday returns to WHRV FM on Sunday with an event that was recorded last summer at Smarthmouth Brewery in Virginia Beach. Hear from local musician Tret Fure and local literary artists.

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Sunday Night, Pickin' on WHRV features the music of Larry Sparks and his outstanding 2019 release New Moon Over My Shoulder. We'll also hear a set dedicated to the Bluegrass duo the Stanley Brothers. Join us at 7 p.m. 

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Photo: Rowland Scherman - U.S. National Archives and Records Administration, Public Domain

Join us Sunday night to hear songs of freedom and the civil rights movement. The program will feature both national and local musicians.

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On Monday, January 27 at 9 p.m., in recognition of International Holocaust Remembrance Day, WHRO FM will air a special program. Recovering a Musical Heritage with James Conlon explores and celebrates the legacies of composers silenced, imprisoned or killed under the Third Reich. 

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Rebecca Evans interviews the New Commonwealth Quartet about their training, love of music, and upcoming performance at the Chrysler Museum.

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Photo: Andrew Shiva / Wikipedia / CC BY-SA 4.0

A converted military fortress 40 miles northwest of Prague, Theresienstadt (or Terezín in Czech) is rightly remembered as the site of one of the darkest chapters of the Holocaust. Yet, in the midst of dreadful living conditions an astonishingly rich, and often covert, musical life emerged in the camp.

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A new series on the Acoustic Highway will features local and regional artists who are making their radio debut by performing live on WHRV. Join us for these "Great Discoveries" starting Sunday night.

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photo courtesy of Children’s Theatre of Hampton Roads

Rebecca Evans interviews Mike Burnette and Jessica Pinksy from the Children's Theatre of Hampton Roads about their off the wall adaptation of "The Princess and the Pea."

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