WTJU

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WTJU-FM is a noncommercial educational radio station licensed by the FCC to the Rector and Board of Visitors of the University of Virginia.

WTJU Mission Statement * To present original, rich, and diverse programming of music and other forms of expression free from the direct constraints of commercial interests, reflecting the broadest educational goals of the University. * To provide the University and surrounding communities with a significant alternative to other broadcast media within the station's service area. * To provide educational, entertaining music and public affairs programming, and information on issues and events of interest to the community. * To serve as a communications link between the University and surrounding communities, bringing the resources of the University to its neighbors, providing opportunities for participation in the creation of programming and the experience of broadcasting, and fostering closer contact among different groups. * To archive selected recorded material acquired or produced by WTJU.

Series

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60 Pieces

"Jazz at 100” is that story – one hundred years of jazz recordings – in 100 one-hour programs that will present representative music from a century of recorded jazz history

  • From: WTJU
  • Updated: Feb 22, 2017
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219 Pieces

Each week Peter Jones and company perform various children's stories for listeners.

  • From: WTJU
  • Updated: May 24, 2013
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9 Pieces

The Crystal Ball with Larry Sabato, Kyle Kondik, and Geoff Skelley features clear-eyed election news, analysis, and projections in a concise package, uploaded every Monday by 12:30pm.

  • From: WTJU
  • Updated: Nov 05, 2012
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9 Pieces

The Crystal Ball with Larry Sabato, Kyle Kondik, and Geoff Skelley features clear-eyed election news, analysis, and projections in a concise package, uploaded every Monday by 12:30pm.

  • From: WTJU
  • Updated: Nov 05, 2012

Latest Pieces

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"Oyez! Oyez! The Story of Three Sillies" and "The Funny Little Woman"

  • Added: Apr 20, 2018
  • Length: 28:06
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As the 1960s began Art Blakey’s Jazz Messengers were fueled by the compositions of Wayne Shorter with the front line of Shorter and Lee Morgan. In ...

  • Added: Apr 20, 2018
  • Length: 58:59
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"Round Robin" and "The Firebird"

  • Added: Apr 05, 2018
  • Length: 28:07
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Fueled by the 1959 international release of the movie Black Orpheus and through reports from US jazz players returning from South American tours, t...

  • Added: Apr 05, 2018
  • Length: 58:58
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"Matreshka" and "Tops and Bottoms"

  • Added: Mar 29, 2018
  • Length: 28:14
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Duke Ellington and Benny Carter, whose careers stretched back to the 1920s, continued to be vital musical presences in the 1960s. In this hour we w...

  • Added: Mar 29, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
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The 1960s featured many recordings by highly musical singers in the company of great jazz instrumentalists. In this hour of Jazz at 100, we will su...

Bought by Northwest Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Mar 22, 2018
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 1
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"Chocolatina" and "Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good,Very Bad Day/Too Many Daves"

  • Added: Mar 22, 2018
  • Length: 28:09
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"Giving Tree" and "Gertrude McFuzz"

  • Added: Mar 15, 2018
  • Length: 28:12
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Bebop was a revolutionary new music in the late 1930s, dominated jazz in the 1940s, and powerfully influenced all jazz that followed. By the 1960s ...

Bought by Northwest Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Mar 15, 2018
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 1