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Louisiana Considered: Baton Rouge Symphony celebrates its 75th anniversary

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The Baton Rouge Symphony’s 75th anniversary celebration is this Friday at the Baton Rouge River Center.
  • Adam Vos hosted this Thursday’s episode of Louisiana Considered.
  • Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Oyster Program Manager Carolina Bourque tells us why Hurricane Ida was catastrophic for the state’s oyster population, and what oyster harvesters need from the state and federal governments for recovery.
  • The Baton Rouge Symphony Orchestra’s Timothy Muffitt and Eric Marshall join us to discuss the Symphony’s 75th anniversary season, which kicks off tomorrow night with works by Tchaikovsky, Bizet, Borodin and more.
  • Food writer Ian McNulty comments on the return of music festivals and social events to New Orleans as the state moves on from its fourth COVID-19 surge.
Adam is responsible for coordinating WRKF's programming and making sure everything you hear on the radio runs smoothly. He is the Baton Rouge-based host for Louisiana Considered, our daily regional news program, and is also frequently the local voice afternoons on All Things Considered.
Aubry is a reporter, producer and operations assistant in Baton Rouge.