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WFIU

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Description

WFIU Public Media has been broadcasting from the Bloomington campus of Indiana University since October, 1950. The station is a charter member of the National Public Radio network, and along with 90 other stations, it carried the premiere broadcast of NPR's in-depth news program, All Things Considered, on May 3, 1971. WFIU now broadcasts classical music, jazz, and news and information 24 hours a day. WFIU can be heard throughout Southern and Central Indiana: * 103.7 FM | Bloomington * 100.7 FM | Columbus * 101.7 FM | French Lick/West Baden * 98.9 FM | Greensburg * 106.1 FM | Kokomo * 95.1 FM | Terre Haute and on WFIU2 * 101.9 FM | Bloomington * and online at wfiu.org. Our mission: We inspire, inform, and involve. Our values and activities are born of the purposes and hopes of Indiana University and of our listeners. For us, this work is a public trust.

Pieces

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In the Midwest, the persimmon is the classic symbol of autumn. Today we celebrate the sweet and squishy little globes with stories and recipes from...

  • Added: Oct 19, 2017
  • Length: 29:01
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Diggin' Diz: A Portrait Of Dizzy Gillespie

  • Added: Oct 16, 2017
  • Length: 59:01
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Five garden fresh watermelons divided by 70 schoolchildren equals watermelon smoothie samples for the whole class.

  • Added: Oct 12, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
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This week on Afterglow, we explore the legacy of Allen Toussaint, a musician whose defined the New Orleans R&B sound for much of the last 50 years....

  • Added: Oct 11, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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On this episode, we explore some of the most haunting, bewitching, and eerie tunes from the Great American Songbook for the haunted Holiday of Hall...

  • Added: Oct 11, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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A tribute to arranger and composer Eddie Sauter, whose music was recorded by Benny Goodman, Artie Shaw, Red Norvo, and Stan Getz, as well as his ow...

  • Added: Oct 10, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
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A program about the relationship between Playboy Magazine and jazz, including an interview with Patty Farmer, author of the book PLAYBOY SWINGS.

  • Added: Oct 10, 2017
  • Length: 59:01
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Offbeat characters both imaginary and real in musical portrayals by Duke Ellington, Miles Davis, Slim Gaillard, Cab Calloway, and others.

  • Added: Oct 10, 2017
  • Length: 59:00

  • Added: Oct 06, 2017
  • Length: 02:00

  • Added: Oct 06, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
Caption: A Moment of Science
Goldfish Make Alcohol to Live without Oxygen

  • Added: Oct 06, 2017
  • Length: 02:00

  • Added: Oct 06, 2017
  • Length: 02:00

  • Added: Oct 06, 2017
  • Length: 02:00

  • Added: Oct 06, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
Caption: A Moment of Science
Why Does the Moon Turn Red During a Complete Lunar Eclipse?

  • Added: Oct 06, 2017
  • Length: 02:00

  • Added: Oct 06, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
Caption: A Moment of Science
Thinking About Picking Up an Instrument?

  • Added: Oct 06, 2017
  • Length: 02:00

  • Added: Oct 06, 2017
  • Length: 02:00
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Ever been to a honey sling? Now's your chance for the inside scoop from a beekeeper's club.

  • Added: Oct 05, 2017
  • Length: 29:00
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A program about the relationship between Playboy Magazine and jazz, including an interview with Patty Farmer, author of the book PLAYBOY SWINGS.

  • Added: Sep 29, 2017
  • Length: 59:01