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SPECIAL: We are working this Labor Day here in the Global Village! Join us for some great songs about work and working from a wide array of artist...

Bought by WRGY


  • Added: Aug 23, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 1
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It’s ‘Global Village Unplugged’ as the show highlights a wide array of acoustic artists and styles this time. We’ll hear music from Rhiannon Gidden...

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


  • Added: Aug 23, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 5
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SPECIAL: Global Village celebrates the birthday of one of the greats of Cape Verdan music, Cesaria Evora. In this special edition of the show, we’l...

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


  • Added: Aug 23, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 3
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SPECIAL: The final Monday of every month, it’s Global Village at the Savannah Music Festival, a monthly concert series showcasing top world music a...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer, WJFF, WRGY, WSLR, WOUB and more


  • Added: Aug 23, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 6
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This week on the show: Is there such a thing as 'clean cobalt'? - Cobalt is one of the most important raw materials used to make batteries for sm...

  • Added: Aug 21, 2019
  • Length: 30:00
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August featured artist John Renbourn’s music has been dubbed ‘folk baroque’ and this time in the Global Village we’ll explore that in some of his m...

Bought by KBUT, KMXT, KSUT, KNVC Carson City Community Radio, Lower Cape Communications and more


  • Added: Aug 16, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 14
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SPECIAL: Global Village celebrates Szent István or St. Stephen’s Day – a major holiday in Hungary that marks the founding of the country. The prog...

Bought by Delmarva Public Radio, WLPR, Cove Mountain Educational Broadcasting, KEOS, RadioFreePalmer and more


  • Added: Aug 16, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 7
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A live concert recording of some of the most recognizable and beloved popular dances of Spain. Habaneras, fandangos, and more, by Ravel, Falla, Sie...

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


  • Added: Aug 12, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 21
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SPECIAL: Fifty years ago on this date at around 5 in the afternoon Richie Havens took to the stage to kick off the Woodstock Festival. Global Villa...

Bought by KBRP Community Radio, Lower Cape Communications, KHNS, WHCP-LP, Delmarva Public Radio and more


  • Added: Aug 08, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 14
Caption: Gaieteros (Galician Bagpipers)
Forgotten by time and still finding an audience: hidden treasures from South America and the Iberian Peninsula.

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


  • Added: Aug 05, 2019
  • Length: 58:32
  • Purchases: 11
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SPECIAL: Global Village marks the 75th birthday of August featured artist and English folk guitar great John Renbourn, with music he did under his ...

Bought by WHCP-LP, Delmarva Public Radio, KKRN, KEOS, KTAL-LP [Las Cruces Community Radio] and more


  • Added: Aug 02, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 10
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SPECIAL: Global Village hosts a little folk fest this time, with music from pioneering as well as contemporary folk artists who range from traditio...

Bought by WEMU, Prairie Public, KMXT, WESM 91.3 FM, KAWC / Border Radio - KOFA and more


  • Added: Aug 02, 2019
  • 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 WEMU, KMXT, KACU, Delmarva Public Radio, Lower Cape Communications and more


  • Added: Jul 28, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 21
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SPECIAL: Global Village heads to Hungary for some traditional and contemporary sounds, including the sounds of the Hungarian tambura, violin and ci...

Bought by KBRP Community Radio, KNVC Carson City Community Radio, KKRN, KEOS, KGOU and more


  • Added: Jul 19, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 14
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From Cuba’s Joaquín Nin and Leo Brouwer to Argentina’s Astor Piazzolla and Osvaldo Golijov to Uruguay’s Alfonso Broqua, music by Latin American com...

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


  • Added: Jul 15, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 17
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SPECIAL: Global Village heads to the Balkans for a variety of sounds and artists, including a number of Roma artists for the July feature. We’ll h...

Bought by KHNS, Prairie Public, KBUT, KBRP Community Radio, KACU and more


  • Added: Jul 14, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 20
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This week on the show: In some parts of the world, access to water is as simple as turning on the tap. But for many people that's not an option. T...

  • Added: Jul 11, 2019
  • Length: 30:00
Caption: Guitarist Narciso Yepes
From the Generation of the Maestros to El Grupo de los Ocho to today, orchestral works by Julio Gómez, Salvador Bacarisse, and José Luis Greco.

Bought by KUFM - Montana Public Radio, GCR (Global Community Radio), KMUN, KVNO, KWAX and more


  • Added: Jul 09, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 20
Caption: (Photo by Larry D. Moore CC BY-SA 3.0)
Novelist, retired Princeton professor, and mountain climber, Russell Banks discusses his recent memoir, VOYAGER. Interviewed by his former student ...

  • Added: Jul 03, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Composer Alberto Ginastera and feline friend
Works by Alberto Ginastera, the self-described “man of Latin America” and one of South America’s most important and innovative composers of the twe...

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


  • Added: Jul 02, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 20
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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. This special episode...

  • Added: Jun 09, 2019
  • Length: 58:58
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SPECIAL: In conjunction with the June Portuguese Music feature, Global Village visits Lusophone Africa – five nations (Angola, Cape Verde, Guinea-B...

Bought by KBRP Community Radio, Prairie Public, KNVC Carson City Community Radio, KWMR, KGOU and more


  • Added: Jun 07, 2019
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 15
Caption: Rodolfo Halffter with violinist Samuel Dushkin
Works by composers and siblings Ernesto and Rodolfo Halffter, part of Spain's Generación de '27 (Generation of 1927,) Though both born in Spain, on...

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


  • Added: Jun 04, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 18
Caption: Clarinetist Oskar Ruiz Espina
Spanish classics from the mid-20 th century, including works from by Joaquín Rodrigo, Federico Moreno-Torroba, and Julián Menéndez for clarinet, gu...

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


  • Added: May 28, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 19