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24 hours a day, 89.5 WHRV-FM brings the world to you with the latest news and perspectives on it from NPR and the BBC overnight, compelling documentaries and information programs from NPR and PRI, and opportunities for listener's voices to be heard locally, nationally, and even internationally. At night, sit back and enjoy cutting edge alternative music and jazz. And on the weekends, while we're keeping you up to date with the news you need, we bring you laughter and a lot of great music offered by our very talented staff.

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This week, more from Ethel Waters' early recordings; also, music from Basie, Goodman, Kenton, Krupa, Miller and more...

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  • Added: Jul 25, 2015
  • Length: 01:58:46
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This week, music from Billy Kyle, Louie Bellson, Will Bradley, Artie Shaw, Woody Herman, Jimmy Dorsey, Duke Ellington, and more...

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  • Added: Jul 18, 2015
  • Length: 01:58:46
  • Purchases: 1
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This week, early Ethel Waters recordings, Ernie Wilkins in Denmark, Dick Cary, Buddy Bregman, Margaret Whiting, Artie Shaw, Mezz Mezzrow and other...

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  • Added: Jul 11, 2015
  • Length: 01:58:28
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  • Added: Jul 05, 2015
  • Length: 01:58:50
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This week, it's Independence Day, and we'll let Stan Freberg remind us of some of the history involved; also, music from Claude Bolling, Jimmy Dor...

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  • Added: Jul 04, 2015
  • Length: 01:58:34
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This week, some ragtime, some Cuban pre-war music, some boogie piano, big bands from various decades, music from Ray Anthony, Oscar Peterson, Ozzie...

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  • Added: Jun 20, 2015
  • Length: 01:58:20
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This week, music from Glen Gray's Casa Loma band, Randy Brooks, Ted Heath, Vido Musso, Nat Shilkret from the 1920s, Billy May, Ernie Wilkins, and ...

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  • Added: Jun 13, 2015
  • Length: 01:58:44
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This week, spanning decades from the 20s to the 60s, including music from Basie, Jimmy Dorsey, Gene Krupa, Cab Calloway, Glenn Miller, Claude Thorn...

  • Added: Jun 07, 2015
  • Length: 01:58:16
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This week, an assortment of artists and styles, from Art Landry in the 20s to Kit McClure some 80 years later; also, music from Tommy Dorsey, Ed...

  • Added: May 31, 2015
  • Length: 01:58:24
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This week, multiple versions of one song; also, music from Stan Kenton, Lindley Armstrong Jones, Erskine Hawkins, Humphrey Lyttelton, Sonny Dunham...

  • Added: May 23, 2015
  • Length: 01:58:42
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This week, a wide assortment of bands and singers, including Woody Herman, Jimmie Lunceford, Will Bradley, Artie Shaw, Vincent Lopez, Joe 'King' O...

  • Added: May 16, 2015
  • Length: 01:58:51
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This week, we're all over the place, from Western Swing to 'hep harmony' and many stops in between-with Tommy Dorsey, Red Nichols, Glenn Miller, Fl...

  • Added: May 10, 2015
  • Length: 01:58:47
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This week, Glen Gray, Bobby Sherwood, Mary Ann McCall, Tito Puente, Benny Carter, and beginning with a 'compare and contrast' exercise...

  • Added: May 02, 2015
  • Length: 01:58:57
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This week, a couple of contemporary big bands, early Ella Fitzgerald recordings, Lester Young teaming up with Nat Cole, and Duke Ellington twenty y...

  • Added: Apr 25, 2015
  • Length: 01:58:10
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Some Goodman alumni with their own groups, as well as music from Charlie Barnet, Cab Calloway, Bob Crosby, Woody Herman and others...

  • Added: Apr 19, 2015
  • Length: 01:57:52
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No particular theme this week--an assortment of bands from the 20s to the new millennium...

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  • Added: Apr 12, 2015
  • Length: 01:57:49
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The big bands of Artie Shaw, Sammy Nestico, Sauter-Finegan, Lew Stone; also, vocals from Nat Cole, Helen Forrest, Tiny Winters, the Boswells; an...

  • Added: Apr 05, 2015
  • Length: 01:58:41
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This week, some sidemen who seldom get their due--Johnny Guarnieri, Jimmy ****************************************** Blanton and Charlie Christian;...

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  • Added: Mar 28, 2015
  • Length: 01:58:22
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This week, music from the 20s to the 90s, including Glenn Miller, the Boswell Sisters, Harry James, Nat King Cole, and others...

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  • Added: Mar 22, 2015
  • Length: 01:58:47
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Interviews with WWII Veterans radio companion piece to The War

  • Added: Mar 16, 2015
  • Length: 29:03