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Wind and Rhythm

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We're the gathering place for people who love band music.

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A great discovery can come through determined, careful, research; and at other times, a discovery happens through serendipity, almost like magic. I...

Bought by KMFA


  • Added: Jan 17, 2018
  • Length: 59:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Long gone are the days of buying camera film and developing prints before seeing and sharing our images. Now, most of us have a high-quality camera...

Bought by KTXK, WUAL, and KMFA


  • Added: Jan 08, 2018
  • Length: 59:30
  • Purchases: 3
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While enjoying his bath, Archimedes, the ancient Greek mathematician, suddenly solved a problem about the displacement of water. In his excitement,...

Bought by KTXK, WUAL, WRGY, and KMFA


  • Added: Jan 01, 2018
  • Length: 59:30
  • Purchases: 4
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C.S. Lewis wrote the book “Surprised by Joy” in 1955. It’s a fascinating story, but it is the feeling of joy that fills this episode of Wind & Rhyt...

Bought by KTXK, KRZA, WUAL, and KMFA


  • Added: Dec 25, 2017
  • Length: 59:30
  • Purchases: 4
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New Year’s resolutions are a tool for “futurecasting”, to look forward and consider what could happen. Musicians know if they don’t practice they c...

Bought by KMFA and WUAL


  • Added: Dec 25, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 2
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What is your favorite name for the jolly fellow in the red suit? St. Nicholas, Santa Claus, Father Christmas, Kris Kringle, Pelznickle? So many nam...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer, WLPR, KRZA, WYAP, KVNO and more


  • Added: Dec 10, 2017
  • Length: 59:30
  • Purchases: 7
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On this episode of Wind & Rhythm we take a fresh listen at traditional Holiday music with a set of mash-up compositions and arrangements from two w...

Bought by KRZA, WYAP, KTXK, WAER, WUAL and more


  • Added: Dec 03, 2017
  • Length: 59:30
  • Purchases: 6
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Seeing wrapped gifts under the tree for days or weeks before being allowed to open them adds to the anticipation, suspense, and ultimately the joy ...

Bought by KTXK, WUAL, and KMFA


  • Added: Nov 26, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 3
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Each dream is unique, as are the dreamers themselves. Whether from the mind of an eight year old child or from a speech about the future, dreams ca...

Bought by KTXK, KMFA, and WUAL


  • Added: Nov 20, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 3
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The hymn “We Gather Together” was written in 1597 to celebrate the Dutch victory over the Spanish in a war of national liberation against the King ...

Bought by KAAD-LP, WUAL, KTXK, and KMFA


  • Added: Nov 12, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 4
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On this episode of Wind & Rhythm, we honor those who stood watch protecting our democracy in peacetime and in conflict. Our Veterans. They are our ...

Bought by WUAL and KMFA


  • Added: Nov 05, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 2
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Over the summer, recording engineer Mark Morette and his crew traveled to Utrecht, Holland to cover the World Association for Symphonic Bands and E...

Bought by KTXK, WUAL, and KMFA


  • Added: Oct 30, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 3
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Creating a sinister mood in music often falls to the larger instruments? Tubas, Trombones, Euphoniums, Basses, all can conjure a disquieting atmosp...

Bought by KMFA


  • Added: Oct 23, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 1
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When was the last time you witnessed a really great band play in a live setting? The concert hall, in particular, is a magical place that broadens ...

Bought by WUAL and KMFA


  • Added: Oct 15, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 2
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The Fall season is in full swing with a cavalcade of festivals, starting with Oktoberfest, passing through Halloween, Thanksgiving, Christmas, and ...

Bought by WUAL and KMFA


  • Added: Oct 09, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 2
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The harvest has arrived, the leaves are falling, the air is crisper, and the aromas are spicy. So long Summer, Autumn is here, as is the season of ...

Bought by KTXK, WUAL, and KMFA


  • Added: Oct 01, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 3
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A sign in front of a music store reads: “Hug a band member, they never get a chance to dance.” This week on Wind & Rhythm, we play the music so ...

Bought by KTXK, WUAL, and KMFA


  • Added: Sep 25, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 3
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Often told in a way that makes the narrator seem to have been part of the story, a "tall tale" is good-natured yarn that includes unbelievable elem...

Bought by KTXK, WUAL, Interlochen Public Radio, and KMFA


  • Added: Sep 17, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 4
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At the heart of the Brass Band is the working-class culture of brotherhood musicians, ambassadors of local communities and industries, and of fierc...

Bought by KTXK, WUAL, Interlochen Public Radio, and KMFA


  • Added: Sep 11, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 4
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For those who love performing band music, the act of creating it with others is the best part. The combined artistic expression of a group of music...

Bought by KTXK, WUAL, and KMFA


  • Added: Sep 03, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 3