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From: WBAA
Series: What's New
Caption: John Clare and George Crumb, Credit: John Clare
We'll hear masterpieces for the holidays by George Crumb, Krzysztof Penderecki, Christopher Rouse, Samuel Barber, and Rick Sowash on this episode o...

  • Added: Jun 22, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:00
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"Smooth Jazz With a Touch of Soul From the Heart of the Green Mountains."

Bought by KMXT


  • Added: Jun 19, 2017
  • Length: 01:57:40
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Ehky Ya Masr logo, Credit: Heba Fouad
During Ramadan in Egypt, people will hang a lantern, but what does it mean? Learn about the history of the Ramadan lantern, the fanous.

  • Added: Jun 05, 2017
  • Length: 03:31
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Whether it's with a father, a grandfather, or a father-figure, celebrating this Father's Day connects us the same way music connects the listener w...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer, KMFA, and WUAL


  • Added: Jun 05, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 3
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Join the WFMT Radio Network as we celebrate the 4th of July through the lens of Latin-American music!

Bought by WXXI, American Public Media, and Red River Radio Network


  • Added: Jun 02, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Cover of Theater Programme for Israel Zangwill's play "The Melting Pot", Credit: Wikipedia
We’ll speak to some talented conductors in America’s melting pot from Finland and Poland, plus the young composer Adam Schoenberg

Bought by WGTE FM 91


  • Added: Jun 01, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 1
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For those of a certain age, the start of summer isn't about going to the beach because a life's worth of hamburgers means never again wearing a bat...

  • Added: May 30, 2017
  • Length: 28:15
Caption: Veterans and family members at Tampa's American Legion Post 5 participate in a special Memorial Day ceremony for troops who died by suicide., Credit: Bobbie O'Brien/American Homefront
Memorial Day can be especially difficult for relatives of service members who died by suicide. They often feel stigmatized, even around other milit...

Bought by KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio, WUNC, KUOW, KPBS, and WUSF


  • Added: May 24, 2017
  • Length: 04:07
  • Purchases: 5
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Many Americans celebrate their Memorial Day holiday by relaxing, spending time with family, catching up on projects, grilling out or going to the p...

Bought by KSRQ, WUAL, and WVTF


  • Added: May 21, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 3
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This week's edition asks Bloomington residents what they like best about the city.

  • Added: May 11, 2017
  • Length: 04:59
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Three broadcast-ready segments with out-cues (one hour total) of weekly new music show, radio UNLEASHED, based out of Woodstock NY.

Bought by KSRQ and KHNS


  • Added: May 11, 2017
  • Length: 55:24
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: WBOI's Folktale of Fatherhood, Credit: Julia Meek
This week's edition of Folktales declares 'hats off'' to all the Paters, Pops and Patriarchs we know, with a world of good music!

Bought by WNMU-FM, WLPR, KPIP-LP, WFIU, WNMU-FM and more


  • Added: May 10, 2017
  • Length: 59:59
  • Purchases: 7
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A mother's influence over one's life can be amongst the strongest and most formative one receives. Wind & Rhythm host Doug Brown's mother, Fiona La...

Bought by KMFA, KTXK, and WUAL


  • Added: May 07, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Ramadan Tent Project 2016, Beaverton, Oregon
Xavier theologian brings theology down to earth and university students bring Ramadan to their community.

Bought by WETS


  • Added: Apr 28, 2017
  • Length: 58:01
  • Purchases: 1
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While "Cinco de Mayo" officially honors the Mexican Army's unlikely victory over French forces at the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862, in American ...

Bought by KMFA and WUAL


  • Added: Apr 24, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Leroy Anderson
The WFMT Radio Network is very pleased to present Leroy Anderson and the Boston Pops for your July 4th holiday pleasure!

Bought by WBAA, WQED, KCNP, WBST, KISU and more


  • Added: Apr 17, 2017
  • Length: 58:29
  • Purchases: 10
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Music, like April 22nd's Earth Day, transcends all national borders, spans all time zones, and brings together all of humanity in harmony for the p...

Bought by KMFA and WUAL


  • Added: Apr 17, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: La Daida de Sant Jordi
The Spanish Hour celebrates the Catalan national holiday with Catalan classics from the Renaissance through the 20th century.

Bought by KTXK, KMUN, KVNO, KWAX, WXXI and more


  • Added: Apr 11, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: WBOI's Folktales, Credit: Julia Meek
A mother's work is never done--and this week's Folktale celebrates the love, spirit and dedication of mothers, daughters & grandmothers around the ...

Bought by WLPR, WNMU-FM, WFIU, WLPR, WFIU and more


  • Added: Apr 03, 2017
  • Length: 59:57
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Kantigas Muestras is a Ladino chorus based in Los Angeles., Credit: Rhonda J. Miller
As Jews around the globe celebrate Passover to commemorate the exodus from slavery in Egypt, a community chorus in Los Angeles is keeping alive the...

Bought by Prairie Public and KBCS 91.3 FM Community Radio


  • Added: Mar 26, 2017
  • Length: 04:46
  • Purchases: 2
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A visit, a cooking lesson and lunch with the celebrated chef Claudia Roden. Claudia discussed lost Jewish communities through their cuisines. Inc...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Mar 22, 2017
  • Length: 14:46
  • Purchases: 1
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Electroacoustic sound piece inspired by childhood and the lulling waves of the Italian sea. Composed using original field recordings from the seas...

  • Added: Mar 22, 2017
  • Length: 02:18
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Grant Frashier takes part in the St. Patrick's Day Parade and Celebration in Crosslake this year.

  • Added: Mar 20, 2017
  • Length: 08:39
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Jess Buzzutto explains to his sister and niece how he became known as the Leprechaun of Yonkers, New York.

Bought by Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, WEZU, and WMUU-LP


  • Added: Mar 20, 2017
  • Length: 03:13
  • Purchases: 3
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We're exploring nearly seven hundred years of Easter music, from the 11th century to the 18th century.

Bought by KSFR and KTXK


  • Added: Mar 14, 2017
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 2