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Caption: Sonny Rollins, Credit: John Abbott
It's Sonny Rollins 87th birthday and he sat down with the NEA's Josephine Reed to talk about his life in music.

Bought by KPIP-LP


  • Added: Aug 31, 2017
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Bindlestiff Family Cirkus  performing “A Cardboard & Duct Tape Spectacular", Credit: Maike Schulz
Bindlestiff Family Cirkus co-founder,artistic director and performer Stephanie Monseu brings us circus arts by way of the East Village performance ...

  • Added: Aug 24, 2017
  • Length: 27:06

  • Added: Aug 11, 2017
  • Length: 29:06
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Big Apple Circus
Big Apple Circus founder Paul Binder took the circus to a human scale and found its artistry.

Bought by WMUU-LP


  • Added: Aug 03, 2017
  • Length: 28:30
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Doug MacLeod
Host Rich Reardin talks with Los Angeles singer/songwriter/guitarist bluesman extraordinairé Doug MacLeod.

  • Added: Jun 30, 2017
  • Length: 01:00:00
Caption: Phil Wiggins, Credit: Bibiana Huang Matheis
2017 National Heritage Fellow and Blues Harmonica Player Phil Wiggins brings it all home in this music-rich conversation.

Bought by WMUU-LP


  • Added: Jun 30, 2017
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Steve Martin's Unreal Bluegrass, Credit: Steve Martin
We are joined by Andy Hall of the Infamous Stringdusters . Andy just released a new CD with Roosevelt Collier " Let the Steel Play" which combines ...

  • Added: Jun 29, 2017
  • Length: 02:52:56
Caption: Doug MacLeod
Host Rich Reardin talks with Los Angeles singer/songwriter/guitarist bluesman extraordinairé Doug MacLeod.

  • Added: Jun 23, 2017
  • Length: 01:00:00
Caption: Ira Gitler, Credit:  Frances McLaughlin-Gill
Meet Ira Gitler: Jazz writer, historian, critic and 2017 NEA Jazz Master

Bought by KREV-LP and WMUU-LP


  • Added: Jun 22, 2017
  • Length: 28:30
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Amanda Ann Platt
Host Rich Reardin talks with Asheville, North Carolina singer/songwriter Amanda Platt.

  • Added: Jun 16, 2017
  • Length: 01:00:00

  • Added: Jun 08, 2017
  • Length: 26:00
Caption: Actor Tom Hanks on Nerdette
Guests on Nerdette always assign listeners homework, and we’ve compiled the BEST OF THE BEST into this hour-long Nerdette summer homework special. ...

Bought by WUTC, KAAD-LP, Prairie Public, KMUN, KCPW and more


  • Added: Jun 07, 2017
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 25
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With her book, Balancing Acts,photographer Lucy Gray takes us backstage with dancers who are mothers.

Bought by WMUU-LP


  • Added: May 12, 2017
  • Length: 24:31
  • Purchases: 1
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A Pulitzer-winning playwright talks about putting the taboo on stage.

Bought by KMUN, WUGA (part of GPB), Radio Phoenix, WJCU, and WNMU-FM


  • Added: May 05, 2017
  • Length: 28:58
  • Purchases: 5
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A Pulitzer-winning playwright talks about putting the taboo on stage; a film expert discusses the changing scene in Cuban films post-2016; and we d...

Bought by WTJU, KEDT, KMRE-LP, WMUU-LP, WCMU and more


  • Added: May 05, 2017
  • Length: 53:55
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Dick Hyman, Credit: Nick Michael
Pianist and 2017 NEA Jazz Master Dick Hyman is a musical shape-shifter.

Bought by WNJR and WMUU-LP


  • Added: Apr 18, 2017
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Dave Holland, Credit: Ulli Gruber
The National Endowment for the Arts speak with bassist and NEA Jazz MAster Dave Hollnd

Bought by WNJR and WMUU-LP


  • Added: Apr 13, 2017
  • Length: 27:59
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Liz Carroll , Credit:  Knuff Photography
Fiddler and National Heritage Fellow demonstrates Irish music for The National Endowment for the Arts

Bought by WTJU and WMUU-LP


  • Added: Mar 10, 2017
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Kevin Doyle, Credit: Tom Pich
2014 National Heritage Fellow Kevin Doyle talks about his life-long passion for dance.

Bought by WNJR and WMUU-LP


  • Added: Mar 10, 2017
  • Length: 28:00
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Seamus Connolly , Credit:  Lee Pellegrini, Boston College
It's a tuneful podcast as we go to the heart of Irish music with Seamus Connolly.

Bought by KPIP-LP and WNJR


  • Added: Mar 10, 2017
  • Length: 28:29
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Billy McComiskey, Credit: Edwin Remsburg, Remburg Inc.
Accordionist and 2016 National Heritage Fellow Billy McComiskey builds community for traditional Irish music.

Bought by KPIP-LP, WMUU-LP, and WNJR


  • Added: Mar 10, 2017
  • Length: 29:23
  • Purchases: 3
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Rock and Roll Hall of Famer Steve Cropper talks with Paul Ingles about his collaborations with Otis Redding and other highlights from his career as...

Bought by KGLT


  • Added: Mar 01, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Art Critic for NPR’s All Things Considered Bob Mondello brings a love of art to the craft of criticism

Bought by WNJR and WMUU-LP


  • Added: Feb 09, 2017
  • Length: 28:29
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Marsha Mason
Actress Marsha Mason living a full life on and off the stage

Bought by WMUU-LP and WNJR


  • Added: Feb 03, 2017
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Twenty Feet from Stardom
Meet some of the greatest back-up singers! It may be only Twenty Feet from Stardom but director Morgan Neville shows us just how long that walk can...

Bought by WTJU, WNJR, and WMUU-LP


  • Added: Jan 26, 2017
  • Length: 29:30
  • Purchases: 3