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With Chanukah and Christmas overlapping this year, we'll celebrate both holidays on this festive edition of The Rhythm Atlas world music program. Y...

  • Added: Dec 21, 2019
  • Length: 58:58
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This week on the show: Don't open until Christmas - Want to give the perfect gift, but also receive it? There's some surprisingly rich science...

  • Added: Dec 18, 2019
  • Length: 30:00
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Judy Collins hosts the second in a series of hour-long specials for the holidays. The program features musical takes on the holiday season from fol...

Bought by KSJE


  • Added: Dec 17, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: New York Voices are celebrating 25 years in the vocal jazz idiom., Credit: New York Voices
Backstage Jazz presents a Christmas music holiday special featuring the New York Voices album, "Let It Snow". Heading to Manhattan in Times Square...

  • Added: Dec 13, 2019
  • Length: 59:01
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Singing legend Judy Collins headlines the third in a series of hour-long holiday specials featuring musicians from around the country performing or...

Bought by KSJE


  • Added: Dec 12, 2019
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 1
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Night Lights celebrates the holiday season with from Paul Bley, Duke Ellington, Wes Montgomery, June Christy, and more.

  • Added: Dec 12, 2019
  • Length: 58:57
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It may be nearing the Christmas season, but don’t pour the hot cocoa just yet! On this holiday edition of Harmonia, we’re going outside – not into ...

  • Added: Nov 01, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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On this weekly radio program, you'll hear an eclectic mix of contemporary, traditional, and roots music from around the globe. On this episode we’l...

  • Added: Oct 27, 2019
  • Length: 58:58
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A one-hour program of early music exploring that ancient symbol for the harvest, fertility, and giving thanks -- The Cornucopia. This is a sound-r...

Bought by KRPS, WRGY, WRNC-LP, KISU, Wyoming Public Radio and more


  • Added: Aug 29, 2019
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 8
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On this special edition of the weekly world music program, we celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with a show full of Irish and Irish-American music. You’l...

  • Added: Mar 14, 2019
  • Length: 58:58
Caption: Sounds Jewish, Credit: Mississippi Public Broadcasting
Sounds Jewish prepares for Valentine's Day with Jewish music that takes a giddy view of love.

  • Added: Feb 05, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: WBOI's Folktale of the Solstice Season, Credit: Julia Meek
This folktale celebrates the dark stretch of the year with musical customs meant to brighten winter's darkest hours.

Bought by WFIU, GCR (Global Community Radio), KMUN, RadioFreePalmer, WLPR and more


  • Added: Dec 19, 2018
  • Length: 59:59
  • Purchases: 9
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The Rhythm Atlas Christmas Special is a celebration of Christmas music from all around the world. You’ll hear holiday favorites spiced up with fest...

  • Added: Dec 18, 2018
  • Length: 58:58
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Classic holiday jazz from Charlie Parker, Ella Fitzgerald, Bill Evans and others.

  • Added: Dec 14, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
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On this special edition of the weekly program, we’ll explore the many facets of Hanukkah music from around the world. We’ll hear some traditional k...

Bought by WJFF, WJAB, WVPE, and Interlochen Public Radio


  • Added: Nov 29, 2018
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 4
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Another hour in which every song title in the music mix (except the first) starts with the word LOVE, and it's not a schlocky collection. It's a h...

Bought by KMXT


  • Added: Feb 13, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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Every song title in this music mix starts with the word LOVE, and it's not a schlocky collection. It's a hip list including John Lennon, Joni Mitc...

Bought by KAAD-LP and KMXT


  • Added: Feb 13, 2018
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 2
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Christmas music from all around the world! You'll hear festive tunes from Cape Verde, Cuba, Mozambique, Puerto Rico, Louisiana, West Africa, Hawaii...

Bought by KRPS


  • Added: Dec 24, 2017
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: The Winona Brass Band, Credit: KQAL
The Winona Brass Band presents "A Christmas in Brass" directed by David Gudmastad. The Winona Brass Band is a British-style brass band made up of 2...

Bought by KRPS, KRPS, and KSRQ


  • Added: Dec 22, 2015
  • Length: 45:08
  • Purchases: 3
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This week brings us the semi-annual Thanksgiving edition of the program, featuring a mouth-watering selection of songs in all flavors of the Blues.

Bought by WRGY, WSLR, WHCP-LP, KSRQ, WJSU and more


  • Added: Nov 17, 2015
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: Be MIne!
The first hour of this week's Valentine's mix. Love stories and romantic music provided by The Bryan Ferry Orchestra, Benny Carter, Diana Krall, El...

Bought by Radio New Zealand


  • Added: Feb 10, 2015
  • Length: 59:13
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. delivering his I Have A Dream speech at the 1963 Civil Rights March on Washington, Credit: National Archives
We honor the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. We'll hear excerpts of his sermons, speeches, and interviews, along with funk, soul, jazz...

Bought by WUKY, KPIP-LP, KBRP Community Radio, and KMXT


  • Added: Jan 15, 2015
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 4
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Most of the chestnuts roasting on open fires this winter are from Europe or Asia, not America. In the early 1900s, American chestnut trees from Mai...

Bought by KWMR, KKRN, and RadioFreePalmer


  • Added: Dec 19, 2014
  • Length: 53:57
  • Purchases: 3
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Most of the chestnuts roasting on open fires this winter are from Europe or Asia, not America. In the early 1900s, American chestnut trees from Mai...

Bought by KVSC and Peconic Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Dec 19, 2014
  • Length: 28:59
  • Purchases: 2
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The annual tradition continues, with an all-new selection of Blues music for your Christmas soundtrack!

Bought by WJSU, KPVL, and WSGE


  • Added: Dec 10, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3