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Thanksgiving Specials 2018

Tune in for this year's Thanksgiving specials. We'll air the annual favorite Turkey Confidential, a local special produced by Public Radio Tulsa's own Steve Clem, and two classical music spectaculars. 


Turkey Confidential
Thursday, November 22 | 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m

The Splendid Table continues its annual Thanksgiving tradition with “Turkey Confidential”– two hours of live call-in support, turkey triage and culinary inspiration.

Hosted by Francis Lam, this year’s guest list includes Dorie GreenspanPati Jinich, and Samin NosratLynne Rossetto Kasper will also be making a special return! Learn more

Back to Garfield Elementary: the Day the Innocence Died
Friday, November 23 | 8:00 to 9:00 p.m. 

Recently, Public Radio Tulsa’s Steve Clem took a handful of classmates back to his grade school, Garfield Elementary in Sand Springs to talk about the seminal event of his childhood, the assassination of President John F. Kennedy.  They share their memories of that day and how it changed them. Learn more



Every Good Thing
Thursday, November 22 | 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. 

Host Elena See and classical music fans from around the country take time to give thanks and celebrate one of life's most meaningful gifts: music. Audiences will hear listeners from across the U.S. share stories about their favorite classical music pieces.

Elena See started her radio career in Minnesota in 2001. She moved to Maine and started working as the classical music director for Maine Public Broadcasting in 2003.Learn more


Giving Thanks to Music with Nadia Sirota 
Thursday, November 22 | 4:00 to 5:00 p.m.

Host Nadia Sirota, creator of the Peabody Award-winning Meet the Composer podcast, invites several musical artists, many of whom you and your audiences hear through their recordings each day, to choose a piece of music that illustrates the profound value that classical music has had for them in their lives.


As these outstanding people from the worlds of conducting, composing and performance reveal their experiences, they and we give thanks for the music that has enriched their and our world. This special is presented by WFMT Radio Network. Learn more