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We’re celebrating the holiday season with Nativity music from the late Renaissance to the early 17th century in Europe, performed by the musicians ...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio


  • Added: Aug 29, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Conductor Ataúlfo Argenta
Ruperto Chapí is best known for his 150 zarzuelas. But the composer known as "the Spanish Massenet" wrote music in every genre. This week, a "zarzu...

Bought by 'The Sea', GCR (Global Community Radio), KMUN, WXXI, KWAX and more


  • Added: Jan 22, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 19
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The remarkable and varied performing career of Linda Ronstadt is explored by a panel of her friends, music writers, musicians and fans. Plus archiv...

Bought by WCAI / WNAN


  • Added: Sep 03, 2017
  • Length: 01:47:57
  • Purchases: 1
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The remarkable and varied performing career of Linda Ronstadt is explored by a panel of her friends, music writers, musicians and fans. Plus archi...

Bought by KVMR, WXXI, KGLT, Louisville Public Media, Red River Radio Network and more


  • Added: Aug 31, 2017
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 15
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Music from trumpeter Miles Davis' final years, including his albums Amandla and Tutu, and collaborations with Shirley Horn and Quincy Jones.

  • Added: May 12, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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An in-depth look at the life and music of Anthony Newley. Hosted by Mal Thursday, with special guest Garth Bardsley, author of "Stop the World: The...

  • Added: Jul 13, 2015
  • Length: 01:49:45
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A celebration and exploration of "Blood on the Tracks," the Bob Dylan album voted his best in a Rolling Stone magazine fan survey. Music writers, ...

Bought by KAWC / Border Radio - KOFA, WYSO, NPR Illinois, KAWC / Border Radio - KOFA, WCAI / WNAN and more


  • Added: Nov 30, 2014
  • Length: 01:52:55
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Ray Manzarek
A montage of the memorable keyboard contributions of the late Ray Manzarek to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame band he founded, The Doors. Manzarek ...

  • Added: May 21, 2013
  • Length: 17:02
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Conversations about ideas and innovations in investigations and imprisonment, the search for justice, and the unexpected intersection of crime and ...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio and NPR Illinois


  • Added: Apr 18, 2013
  • Length: 51:30
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: (L to R) Kenneth Radnofsky; Marc-André Hamelin; Richard Stoltzman , Credit: Melinda Gordon
Classical New England celebrates the revolutionary French composer, with pianist Marc-André Hamelin, clarinetist Richard Stoltzman, saxophonist Ken...

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


  • Added: Aug 24, 2012
  • Length: 01:58:31
  • Purchases: 3
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Woodstock organizers, artists and audience members recall the 1969 music festival that rocked the world in more ways than one. Music and memories ...

Bought by KGLT, Troy Public Radio, WJFF, WNYC, Spokane Public Radio and more


  • Added: Jun 08, 2009
  • Length: 01:57:40
  • Purchases: 66
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One hour doc. focusing on the life of America's second president

Bought by KXOT Public Radio and KXOT Public Radio


  • Added: Mar 30, 2009
  • Length: 58:37
  • Purchases: 2
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How did slaves resist their oppression? Three works explore what it means to resist and to survive.

Bought by Peconic Public Broadcasting, KGNU, KMUD, KMUN, KRZA and more


  • Added: Jan 07, 2009
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 16
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You know his music, now get to know the man behind these classic songs.

Bought by KUPR low power FM, Radio New Zealand, KFOK-LPFM, KGLT, NPR Illinois and more


  • Added: Dec 05, 2008
  • Length: 55:35
  • Purchases: 10
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One of Michigan's ethnic minorities finds a voice

  • Added: Sep 18, 2008
  • Length: 02:42
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One hour doc. focusing on the life of America's second president

Bought by KUOW, Marfa Public Radio, KUER, WSKG, and WPSU


  • Added: Apr 28, 2008
  • Length: 59:49
  • Purchases: 5
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Winner of the 2009 Headliners' Awards "Best Feature Documentary" and "Grand Prize for Radio"

Bought by KCSM, Prairie Public, WKMS, Prairie Public, Marfa Public Radio and more


  • Added: Apr 28, 2008
  • Length: 53:49
  • Purchases: 16
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Master drummer Max Roach recounts his own extraordinary journey, from the era of the Jim Crow south to the creation of modern jazz, from the civil ...

Bought by WCAI / WNAN, New Hampshire Public Radio, WMOT, WVAS, KAZU and more


  • Added: Dec 17, 2007
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 39

  • Added: Sep 28, 2006
  • Length: 29:08
  • Purchases: 12
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In 1405 Christine de Pisan wrote a landmark book called _The Book of the City of Ladies _in response to works that attacked and slandered women.

Bought by Peconic Public Broadcasting, Peconic Public Broadcasting, KMRE-LP, KMRE-LP, WRNC-LP and more


  • Added: Feb 21, 2006
  • Length: 29:07
  • Purchases: 7

  • Added: Jan 04, 2006
  • Length: 29:10
  • Purchases: 19

  • Added: Apr 01, 2005
  • Length: 29:48
  • Purchases: 20
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A lively two-hour montage of rare archival audio, concert recordings, and new interviews on The Beatles' first U.S. grand tour. Hour 1 focuses on ...

Bought by KSJE, Iowa Public Radio, Troy Public Radio, WXXI, KUNC & The Colorado Sound and more


  • Added: Feb 21, 2005
  • Length: 01:57:56
  • Purchases: 49
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Blues lyrics give us unique insight into the African American experience.

Bought by Peconic Public Broadcasting, KMUN, Peconic Public Broadcasting, KMRE-LP, KPIP-LP and more


  • Added: Feb 03, 2005
  • Length: 29:10
  • Purchases: 21
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Considered by many the most important African American leader of the early twentieth century, sociologist, historian, author, teacher, and activist...

Bought by KMUD, Peconic Public Broadcasting, KUFM - Montana Public Radio, KGNU, KMUN and more


  • Added: Feb 03, 2005
  • Length: 29:10
  • Purchases: 38