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WNYC

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WNYC 93.9 FM and AM 820 are America's most listened-to public radio stations, reaching over one million listeners each week. WNYC FM 93.9 broadcasts a broad range of daily news, talk, cultural and classical music programming, while WNYC AM 820 maintains a stronger focus on breaking news and international/ global news reporting. WNYC, New York Public Radio maintains a busy centralized newsroom and its award-winning reporters contribute regularly to local news broadcasts and to the nationally aired news programs Morning Edition, All Things Considered and Marketplace. WNYC produces signature daily interview programs, hosted by Brian Lehrer, Leonard Lopate and John Schaefer as well as the nationally broadcast Radiolab, On the Media, Studio 360, Selected Shorts and Freakonomics Radio. 

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Sviatoslav Richter, born March 20 1915, was a pianistic phenomenon, whose broad musical range was backed up by dazzling technique. On the 100th ann...

  • Added: Feb 24, 2015
  • Length: 07:12
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A Valentine's Special from WNYC's Death, Sex & Money, hosted by Anna Sale.

Bought by WNPR, WCPN, WBEZ, Troy Public Radio, WCAI / WNAN and more


  • Added: Jan 16, 2015
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 18
Caption: Marcos Balter, Credit: Kat Keers
For Marcos Balter, stellar composition requires the dedicated, daily practice of an athlete. He doesn't think it possible to unearth and hone brill...

  • Added: Dec 03, 2014
  • Length: 56:59
Caption: Caroline Shaw, Credit: Piotr Redlinski
Caroline Shaw began her love affair with music at the age of two, when her mom started teaching her violin. Throughout her childhood, Caroline had ...

  • Added: Dec 03, 2014
  • Length: 56:59
Caption: Donnacha Dennehy , Credit: Sophie Dennehy
Donnacha Dennehy is an Irish composer who thought he was going to study with spectral icon Gérard Grisey in Paris. When he showed up, however, it w...

  • Added: Dec 03, 2014
  • Length: 56:59
Caption: John Luther Adams, Credit: Evan Hurd / Cantaloupe Music
John Luther Adams made all of the wrong career decisions. He got kicked out of multiple high schools, went to the "wrong" college, never finished h...

Bought by KING FM


  • Added: Dec 03, 2014
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Andrew Norman, Credit: Opera Philadelphia
Andrew Norman was a well-feted kid composer, a precocious pre-adolescent who wrote works with grand, filmic gestures for his middle school orchestr...

  • Added: Dec 03, 2014
  • Length: 56:59
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A Radio Special That Makes Every Bite Better with Dan Pashman, host of The Sporkful podcast. Featuring Mo Rocca, Amy Sedaris, Sam Sifton, Robert Kr...

Bought by KPVL, Prairie Public, WJFF, WXAV 88.3FM, RadioFreePalmer and more


  • Added: Nov 04, 2014
  • Length: 51:29
  • Purchases: 56
Caption: Radio Rookie Edward Munoz, Credit: Emily Kwong
Fresh grass. Freedom. Success. That was the sensation Edward Munoz experienced every time he walked onto a soccer field. But in school, he felt lik...

  • Added: Sep 25, 2014
  • Length: 07:35
Caption: Radio Rookie Cece Rodriguez visiting the Marine Corps Recruiting Station, Credit: Andrew Mambo
Cece Rodriguez may be tiny at 5 ’4”, 100 lbs, but she’s physically strong. Despite her family’s concerns, she dreams of testing her toughness by en...

  • Added: Sep 25, 2014
  • Length: 06:23
Caption: Radio Rookie Jairo Gomez, Credit: Emily Kwong
Jairo Gomez never thought he was poor, even though he was one of seven kids and his family lived in a one-bedroom apartment. The cramped quarters m...

Bought by WABE and MPR News Stations


  • Added: Sep 25, 2014
  • Length: 07:43
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Danielle Motindabeka in the WNYC studio
When Radio Rookie Danielle Motindabeka came to the United States at age 13, she didn’t speak English. By the time she was in high school, Danielle ...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Jul 23, 2014
  • Length: 07:15
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Marvin Ramos and daughter Hailey
There is less research on adolescent fathers than on mothers — much less — and most of it focuses on the impact to the child if a dad is not in hi...

Bought by WCAI / WNAN and PRX Remix


  • Added: Jul 23, 2014
  • Length: 10:28
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Paula Dinh, a student at West Brooklyn Community High School, Credit: Jennifer Hsu/WNYC
It was a battle to the end for high school senior Paula Dinh. After years of skipping class and other bad habits, followed by a big push to change ...

Bought by WABE


  • Added: Jul 22, 2014
  • Length: 07:30
  • Purchases: 1
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For high school senior Paula Dinh, the path to graduation has been a long one, with times when she questioned her ability — and desire — to finish ...

Bought by WNIJ


  • Added: May 14, 2014
  • Length: 07:30
  • Purchases: 1

  • Added: Feb 24, 2014
  • Length: :32
  • Purchases: 51

  • Added: Feb 24, 2014
  • Length: :58
  • Purchases: 53
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The Star Trek star encourages your listeners to take the pledge journey of a lifetime.

Bought by Nevada Public Radio, KTXK, KHCC, WABE, KCLU and more


  • Added: Feb 24, 2014
  • Length: 01:15
  • Purchases: 50
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The acclaimed actor employs his fame on behalf of public radio.

Bought by Nevada Public Radio, KTXK, KHCC, WCAI / WNAN, WABE and more


  • Added: Feb 24, 2014
  • Length: :59
  • Purchases: 55
Caption: English teacher Erin Bauer helping students prepare for an upcoming state test, Credit: Beth Fertig/WNYC
A high school for students who have dropped out or fallen behind finds that many of their kids are struggling with harder diploma requirements set ...

Bought by WAMC


  • Added: Feb 21, 2014
  • Length: 04:58
  • Purchases: 1