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Poetry set to music, once again.

  • Added: May 05, 2017
  • Length: 58:16
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Violinist Hilary Hahn has been playing the beautiful "Lark Ascending" Violin Concerto by Ralph Vaughan Williams for most of her career -- some cons...

Bought by WITF, WFCR, and KZYX


  • Added: Mar 02, 2007
  • Length: :25
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Words & Music, Credit: by Mystie Chamberlin
Poetry and sonnets in several musical settings.

  • Added: Apr 01, 2017
  • Length: 53:28
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This week on The Score with Edmund Stone, LET IT SNOW.

Bought by KRPS, KPVL, WEKU, KREV-LP, and KPVL


  • Added: Jan 11, 2011
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 5
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Featuring music inspired by bucolic nature scenes, including Pastoral symphonies by Beethoven and Vaughan Williams, and Richard Strauss’ Alpine Sym...

  • Added: Unknown
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Karl Jenkins, Credit: www.karljenkins.com
A music historian tells stories about how classical composers have been influenced by the threat of war and the hope for peace in their works. Mus...

Bought by Radio Baha'i, WLGI and KUNM


  • Added: Oct 20, 2011
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Composer Karl Jenkins, Credit: www.karljenkins.com
A music historian tells stories about how classical composers have been influenced by the threat of war and the hope for peace in their works. Mus...

Bought by KUOW, KUOW, WFIU, KHNS, and KXOT Public Radio


  • Added: Oct 02, 2011
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 5
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We all know the Pastoral Symphony of Beethoven, Mendelssohn’s Hebrides Overture inspired by Fingal’s Cave, and the music by Vaughan Williams inspir...

  • Added: Unknown
  • Length: 58:29
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Arguably, some of the most lyrical melodies in wind band music started out as pub music. Percy Grainger wasn't the only pub crawler. Ralph Vaughan ...

  • Added: Jun 18, 2012
  • Length: 58:30
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Monroe County Commissioners are seeking reimbursement for $150,000 they spent to hire consulting firm Hartman and Williams in 2014 to audit the off...

  • Added: Aug 29, 2016
  • Length: 07:45
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World War I was a real blow to the European musical community. They were utterly unprepared for the war’s cruelty, and composers found it difficult...

Bought by KHNS and Delmarva Public Radio


  • Added: Jul 30, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Connections host Stephen Peithman
While thoughts of Christmas music usually turn to carols and choirs, many original instrumental works have been written for the season—including on...

Bought by WUAL, WKSU, and KRPS


  • Added: Nov 14, 2012
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3
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When we claim to be "the gathering place for people who love band music," we're talking about a group of over 38 million people in the US alone. In America, hearing classical music "live" usually means hearing it at a band concert. We love marches and the music of Holst and Vaughan Williams, but the repertoire for winds is formidable. And the culture of wind music is vibrant, including people of all ages!

Caption: Mark Elder, Credit: Shelia Rock
One of the things you might notice in recordings conducted by Mark Elder – especially with English music – is tempo. He plays British music faster...

  • Added: Oct 27, 2010
  • Length: :24
Caption: Mark Elder, Credit: Shelia Rock
Recordings serve as a permanent record, and most musicians only want their best performances preserved for a lifetime. While some seek perfection ...

  • Added: Oct 27, 2010
  • Length: :19
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Pieces selected to help people fall asleep.

Bought by KENW, Eclectic 89.1 WBCX, KENW, KAMU, WXEL and more


  • Added: Aug 27, 2007
  • Length: 58:00
  • Purchases: 17
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The Cutting Edge presents one of jazz's hidden jewels, Alexis Cole. She’s been compared to classic jazz singers such as Sarah Vaughan and Anita O'...

  • Added: Mar 27, 2016
  • Length: 59:50
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It isn’t very enjoyable to be standing in the shadows of great men. You may be the new generation, you might have already established yourself as a...

Bought by WYAP


  • Added: Aug 10, 2015
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 1
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I feel a little like a guy who has come home late from the pub and is trying to explain how he got delayed and why he didn’t finish his work last w...

  • Added: Jun 28, 2012
  • Length: 58:30
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Blues and Bossa by design this time, from Joe Turner to Basie to the Brothers Vaughan. New Orleans, Detroit and Kansas City are visited, then jazz ...

Bought by WYAP, KPVL, WVBI-LP, and WOUB


  • Added: Apr 22, 2015
  • Length: 01:59:56
  • Purchases: 4
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Host Fred Flaxman serves as judge and jury for a mock competition to find the best compositions in his personal collection with colors in their tit...

Bought by KENW, KCSC, KAMU, WQUB 90.3 FM, KENW and more


  • Added: Jul 24, 2006
  • Length: 58:00
  • Purchases: 19
Caption: Leigh Kamman, Credit: Andrea Canter
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Minnesota jazz broadcasting legend Leigh Kamman conducted hundreds of interviews with jazz artists, including some of jazz's illustrious figures. Now, these treasures have been lovingly preserved and edited into a new series of broadcasts, The Jazz Image: Special Edition. These recordings preserve priceless conversation Leigh Kamman had with such luminaries as Duke Ellington, Sarah Vaughan and Stan Kenton. In his ninth decade, Kamman adds fresh commentary to round out these 5 minute broadcasts, 13 in all in this series.

  • From: KBEM
  • Updated: Jan 14, 2014
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Poetry and music about Thanksgiving and autumn.

  • Added: Nov 29, 2014
  • Length: 01:00:57
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Poetry and music reflecting the new year.

  • Added: Jan 03, 2015
  • Length: 01:02:28
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Poems about the Christmas season.

  • Added: Dec 20, 2014
  • Length: 57:39