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Global Village highlights reggae women this time. We’ll hear solo projects from the I-Threes - Judy Mowatt, Marcia Griffiths and Rita Marley, early...

Bought by Royalton Community Radio and WRGY


  • Added: Feb 14, 2020
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 2
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It’s global horns and reeds this time in the Global Village, as we highlight artists and bands from around the world that feature those instruments...

Bought by WRGY


  • Added: Feb 14, 2020
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 1
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SPECIAL: Global Village celebrates Gambian Independence Day with rarely heard music and musicians from that small West African country. Highlights ...

Bought by WRGY


  • Added: Feb 14, 2020
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 1
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SPECIAL: Global Village celebrates Presidents Day with music from artists who ran for or won the office of president – including Dizzy Gillespie, F...

Bought by KEOS, WRGY, and WOUB


  • Added: Feb 14, 2020
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Soprano María Bayo , Credit: Javier Salas
Not to be confused with the popular operettas and lyric operas popular in Spain from the 1850s through the mid-20th century, the zarzuelas on this ...

Bought by KMUN, KVNO, KWAX, WXXI, GCR (Global Community Radio) and more


  • Added: Feb 10, 2020
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 21
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SPECIAL: It’s hearts and flowers in the Global Village, as the show celebrates Valentine’s Day with love songs from around the world from the likes...

Bought by KHNS, KACU, Lower Cape Communications, WHCP-LP, RadioFreePalmer and more


  • Added: Feb 07, 2020
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 16
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SPECIAL: Global Village celebrates the birthday of Peter Gabriel with his own world-influenced recordings, guest appearances with world music artis...

Bought by WSLR, KBRP Community Radio, KBUT, WHCP-LP, Prairie Public and more


  • Added: Feb 07, 2020
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 16
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SPECIAL: Global Village continues the February Carnival feature with a trip to Haiti, where carnival is also celebrated with great fanfare and musi...

Bought by KSUT, KKRN, WOUB, Lower Cape Communications, Delmarva Public Radio and more


  • Added: Feb 07, 2020
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 11
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SPECIAL: In conjunction with the February Carnival feature, Global Village visits some of the islands of the Caribbean whose music is not as well-k...

Bought by KBRP Community Radio, KSUT, WOUB, KTAL-LP [Las Cruces Community Radio], WESM 91.3 FM and more


  • Added: Feb 07, 2020
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 16
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SPECIAL: Global Village heads back to Miami Beach for another program in our on-going festival series featuring concert performances from the innov...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio, Cove Mountain Educational Broadcasting, KNVC Carson City Community Radio, KGOU, Delmarva Public Radio and more


  • Added: Feb 05, 2020
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 13
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It’s New Month/New Music time in the Global Village. Each month, Global Village devotes an entire show to the best of recently released and forthco...

Bought by KBRP Community Radio, KMUN, WART FM, KACU, WSLR and more


  • Added: Feb 02, 2020
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 24
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In January 1943, bandleader and composer Duke Ellington took his orchestra into Carnegie Hall for the first time and chose to make his debut with a...

  • Added: Jan 30, 2020
  • Length: 59:01
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SPECIAL: Global Village wraps up the January Best of 2019 feature with a special rebroadcast of our countdown of the show’s Top Ten world music fav...

Bought by WART FM, KBRP Community Radio, RadioFreePalmer, Delmarva Public Radio, KACU and more


  • Added: Jan 23, 2020
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 18
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2020 Grammy Winner for Best Regional Roots Music Album! SPECIAL: The final Monday of every month, we present Global Village at the Savannah Music F...

Bought by KBRP Community Radio, KTAL-LP [Las Cruces Community Radio], Spokane Public Radio, KSUT, WOUB and more


  • Added: Jan 23, 2020
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 15
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This week on the show: Close your eyes, open your heart, and join our experiment on music and emotions - What do you get when you mix three D...

Bought by C89.5 - KNHC Seattle


  • Added: Jan 23, 2020
  • Length: 30:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Guitarist and Composer Fernando Sor
In the 19th century, the guitar was still thought of as something heard at village fairs, an easy to strum instrument, meant for nothing more than ...

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio), KMUN, KWAX, KVNO, WXXI and more


  • Added: Jan 20, 2020
  • Length: 58:31
  • Purchases: 19
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New Letters on the Air features Glenn North, the inaugural Poet Laureate of the 18th and Vine Historic Jazz District. This Cave Canem fellow shares...

  • Added: Jan 20, 2020
  • Length: 29:00
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In 1943, Duke Ellington debuted a landmark 43-minute musical portrayal of the African-American experience at Carnegie Hall. We'll hear music from i...

Bought by WBGO, WJFF, WAER, WVAS, WLRH and more


  • Added: Jan 14, 2020
  • Length: 59:02
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Composer Xavier Montsalvatge
A tribute to the 20th-century Catalan composer, author, and music critic Xavier Montsalvatge (1912-2002), one of the so-called “Lost Generation” of...

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio), KMUN, WXXI, KWAX, KVNO and more


  • Added: Jan 14, 2020
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 20
Caption: Guitarist Pablo Sáinz Villegas
Mexico’s finest artists are among those we hear this week celebrating the genius of Mexican composer Manuel María Ponce. Enjoy solo works for piano...

Bought by KMUN, KWAX, KVNO, WXXI, GCR (Global Community Radio) and more


  • Added: Jan 06, 2020
  • Length: 58:31
  • Purchases: 19
Caption: Spanish Tenor Alfredo Kraus
The great Spanish tenor Alfredo Kraus in zarzuela and song.

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio), KMUN, KVNO, KWAX, WXXI and more


  • Added: Jan 01, 2020
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 17
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On this special edition of the weekly program, we'll take a listen to some of the best of the many excellent contemporary, traditional, and roots m...

  • Added: Dec 26, 2019
  • Length: 58:58
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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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It’s Buena Vista and Beyond this time in the Global Village. We’ll hear music from some Buena Vista releases that followed the blockbuster album fr...

Bought by KUPR low power FM, KACU, KBUT, KNVC Carson City Community Radio, KBRP Community Radio and more


  • Added: Dec 20, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 20
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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