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SPECIAL: While in many parts of the world, the first of May is a labor or workers’ holiday, in Hawaii it’s a different kind of celebration. May Da...

Bought by Royalton Community Radio and KMXT


  • Added: Apr 20, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 2
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SPECIAL: Today is Union Day, marking the date in 1964 when Tanganyika and Zanzibar united to become Tanzania. We’ll highlight music from some of th...

Bought by WRGY and KAWC / Border Radio - KOFA


  • Added: Apr 19, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 2
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SPECIAL: In conjunction with the April Richard Thompson feature. Global Village expands its contemporary folk horizons in a show devoted to Europea...

Bought by WRGY, RadioFreePalmer, and KAWC / Border Radio - KOFA


  • Added: Apr 19, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 3
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SPECIAL: Global Village marks Earth Day with songs from Tom Lehrer, Jimmy Cliff, Marvin Gaye, Chicago Afrobeat Project and more. Plus birthday salu...

Bought by WRGY, WOUB, WSLR, KAWC / Border Radio - KOFA, WHCP-LP and more


  • Added: Apr 15, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 9
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SPECIAL: Global Village marks the Independence Day of Zimbabwe with music from a number of artists from that country, including the legendary Thoma...

Bought by KACU, KBRP Community Radio, WSLR, Delmarva Public Radio, WRGY and more


  • Added: Apr 14, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 10
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This time in the Global Village, it’s classic and contemporary reggae and some reggae from unusual places. We’ll hear Jimmy Cliff, Bob Marley, Rita...

Bought by KBRP Community Radio, WRGY, Delmarva Public Radio, KWMR, WOUB and more


  • Added: Apr 14, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 11
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SPECIAL: Global Village highlights music from Turkey this time, including traditional music from the newly reissued Music of Turkey compilation, th...

Bought by KBUT, WSLR, Delmarva Public Radio, WNYE, KEOS and more


  • Added: Apr 14, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 14
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An all-Venezuelan program, with Gustavo Dudamel leading the Simón Bolívar Youth Orchestra, the best known of the orchestras of “El Sistema;” and Ed...

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


  • Added: Apr 09, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 17
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On this weekly radio program, you'll hear an eclectic mix of fantastic music from around the globe. In celebration of Women’s History Month, toda...

  • Added: Apr 07, 2019
  • Length: 58:58
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SPECIAL: In conjunction with the April Richard Thompson feature, Global Village hosts ‘A Fairport Convention.’ We’ll hear music from Fairport’s ear...

Bought by Prairie Public, KWMR, KGOU, KSUT, Delmarva Public Radio and more


  • Added: Apr 05, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 13
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This week on the show: we zoom in on North and South Korea. For more than 70 years, the Korean peninsula has been divided. And many hope the two c...

  • Added: Apr 04, 2019
  • Length: 30:00
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The pretzel, known as a “Brezel” or “Brezn” in German, is not an ordinary pastry. It has a century-old history full of myths and stories. Where did...

  • Added: Apr 03, 2019
  • Length: 33:17
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This week, romantic piano works from the late 19th and early 20th centuries from composers born in Spain's Catalonian and Basque regions: the well-...

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


  • Added: Apr 02, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 19
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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, KBUT, WSLR, WHCP-LP, WEMU and more


  • Added: Mar 31, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 23
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SPECIAL: Global Village celebrates the birthday today of legendary guitarist, English folk-rock pioneer, and the show’s April featured artist, Rich...

Bought by WSLR, Delmarva Public Radio, Lower Cape Communications, WART FM, KAWC / Border Radio - KOFA and more


  • Added: Mar 31, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 9
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In the historic city of Magdeburg, Germany, there is a Johnny Cash themed country music festival called Nashville Days – complete with corndogs and...

  • Added: Mar 27, 2019
  • Length: 28:01
Caption: Carlos Chávez with Artur Rubinstein, Igor Stravinsky, Claire Booth Luce, and Aaron Copland
20th-century chamber music by Spain’s Joaquín Turina, Argentina’s Astor Piazzolla, and Mexico’s Carlos Chávez.

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


  • Added: Mar 26, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 15
Caption: Panamanian Composer Roque Cordero
20th-century chamber music for winds and small orchestra from Panama and Uruguay.

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


  • Added: Mar 19, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 5
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SPECIAL: The final Monday of every month, we present Global Village at the Savannah Music Festival, a monthly concert series showcasing top world m...

Bought by WART FM, KBRP Community Radio, Cove Mountain Educational Broadcasting, Delmarva Public Radio, Radio Phoenix and more


  • Added: Mar 16, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 14
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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
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Germany is internationally renowned for its bread. With its diversity of more than 3,000 varieties the Germans are world champions of bread. Since ...

  • Added: Mar 13, 2019
  • Length: 24:27
Caption: Composer Salvador Brotons
20th -century Spanish composers whose works owe more to European modernism that to the folkloric characteristics of Spanish musical traditions.

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


  • Added: Mar 12, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 17
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SPECIAL: It’s highlife time this time in the Global Village! As we feature music from Ghana this month, there's music from such Ghanaian artists as...

Bought by WART FM, WEMU, KSUT, Delmarva Public Radio, Radio Phoenix and more


  • Added: Mar 09, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 13
Caption: Unresolved: The Techonomic Cold War With China, Credit: Intelligence Squared U.S.
President Xi Jinping has made it clear: When it comes to big data, advanced weaponry, and other innovations in tech and AI, China has plans to surp...

  • Added: Mar 08, 2019
  • Length: 54:00
Caption: Ana Alcaide
Celebrating Global Music by Women - Name Game

  • Added: Mar 07, 2019
  • Length: 01:29:01