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This week we feature Orff's Carmina Burana along with rarely heard works by Manuel de Falla.

  • Added: Feb 01, 2015
  • Length: 01:58:30
Caption: Tracy Grammer, Credit: Up Close And Acoustic
After years of being known as being a multi-instrumentalist, singer and duo partner with Dave Carter, Tracy Grammer is beginning to write her own ...

  • Added: Jan 31, 2015
  • Length: 56:46
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This week we feature a historic performance of Puccini's Turandot.

  • Added: Jan 31, 2015
  • Length: 01:58:29
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All of the programs once again this month feature recordings that are part of the expanded Naxos Distribution family. A rarely-heard Swiss composer...

  • Added: Jan 31, 2015
  • Length: :00
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This week we feature pieces by Rachmaninov and Tchaikovsky.

  • Added: Jan 31, 2015
  • Length: 58:29
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This week we feature the music of J.S. Bach, Mozart, and Schoenberg.

  • Added: Jan 31, 2015
  • Length: 01:58:30

  • Added: Jan 31, 2015
  • Length: 01:56:28
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As one of the jewels of the Spanish empire, the island of Cuba developed strong cultural traditions. Havana and other towns boasted of a very rich ...

  • Added: Jan 31, 2015
  • Length: 58:29
Caption: LACTOSE TROUBLES, Credit: MIKE MATTHEWS
Today we hear an old interview I did over 12 years ago with a brand new BLAKE SHELTON, plus we hear from Chely Shoehart, Floyd the Floorman, and Jo...

  • Added: Jan 31, 2015
  • Length: 19:41
Caption: New cabin in foreground and Montpelier in the background., Credit: Kelley Libby
For years, at historic plantation sites across the South, the focus was on the big house and not on the slave cabins. But as contributor Kelley Lib...

  • Added: Jan 30, 2015
  • Length: 07:12
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Guantanamo Diary sheds light on torture abuses, Pakistani torture victim takes on the CIA, and Kurdish literature saves a life. Plus, 'snowmageddon...

  • Added: Jan 30, 2015
  • Length: 53:59
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The number of Ebola infections is steadily decreasing. But the crisis in Liberia, Guinea, and Sierra Leone is not over. The global community is now...

  • Added: Jan 30, 2015
  • Length: 05:46
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Searching for the way Shakespeare really sounded. And more...

  • Added: Jan 30, 2015
  • Length: 53:57
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Off the coast of Virginia, in the middle of the Chesapeake Bay, lies a shrinking island called Tangier. Here, an unlikely adventurer docked his sai...

  • Added: Jan 30, 2015
  • Length: 03:51
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Experience global music without a filter in this mix. A mix made of many styles; from rare South African funk to electro cumbia, New Egyptian pop, ...

  • Added: Jan 30, 2015
  • Length: 01:01:18
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Jay the cheesemaker profits from Russia’s ban on western foodstuffs. A Slovak referendum on gay rights. Is Greece's new-left wing leader doomed to ...

  • Added: Jan 30, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Bigtree Bonsai, Credit: Charlie Pulkrabek
Charlie Pulkrabek talks about The Fine Line Cafe as a Minnesota music venue, and an impressive set by Minneapolis' Bigtree Bonsai opening up for Bl...

  • Added: Jan 29, 2015
  • Length: 04:58
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Today is our 300th episode! We commemorate the milestone with an interview with Wendell Berry. And, what organic farmed fish could mean for other o...

  • Added: Jan 29, 2015
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Big Chief Theodore "Bo" Dollis
We pay tribute to New Orleans legend Big Chief Bo Dollis, hear a set of Motor City tunes, featuring sisters Erma and Aretha Franklin, and experienc...

Bought by KMXT


  • Added: Jan 29, 2015
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Norman Rockwell - Doctor and Doll, Credit: WikiArt Visual Encyclopedia
A half-hour, sound-rich documentary that follows a group of medical residents as they decide whether to enter the fraught field of primary care, or...

  • Added: Jan 29, 2015
  • Length: 27:21
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Music of the Baroque and the WFMT Radio Network are pleased to offer a Holy Week special: Bach’s Passion According to St. John, conducted by Jane G...

  • Added: Jan 28, 2015
  • Length: :01
Caption: A huge 1947 crossover hit, the catchphrase, "Open the Door Richard," quickly wound its way into American popular culture.
Join us as we take a look at narrative traditions in the blues. Starting with Speckled Red in 1929, we’ll hear classics along the way from Bo Diddl...

Bought by WJSU


  • Added: Jan 28, 2015
  • Length: 01:58:59
  • Purchases: 1
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A young American woman goes with her husband to inspect his business in Guatemala when local guerrilla insurgents storm the house they're staying a...

  • Added: Jan 28, 2015
  • Length: 13:29
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avant-garde cellist Maya Beiser puts a unique spin on the blues on her new album "Uncovered"

Bought by KUOW, KRCB, KHNS, WOUB, South Dakota Public Broadcasting - Radio and more


  • Added: Jan 28, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 7