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.

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65 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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224 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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"Clever Tom and the Leprechaun" and "Seven at One Blow"

Bought by KMUD


  • Added: Jul 13, 2017
  • Length: 28:10
  • Purchases: 1
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"Wally the Worry-Warthog" and "Chocolatina"

Bought by KMUD


  • Added: Jul 07, 2017
  • Length: 26:13
  • Purchases: 1
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In the last hour we heard from prominent Swing Era soloists Chu Berry, Roy Eldridge, Johnny Hodges and Lester Young, featured in small group settin...

Bought by Bandon Community Radio and Northwest Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Jul 07, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 2
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While the jazz of the thirties was predominantly remembered as coming from orchestras and big bands, seminal soloists continued to record memorable...

Bought by Bandon Community Radio and Northwest Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Jun 29, 2017
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 2
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"The Story of Ferdinand" and "Lazy Jack"

Bought by KMUD


  • Added: Jun 29, 2017
  • Length: 28:08
  • Purchases: 1
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By far the most commercially successful of the stride pianists, he made his reputation (and his living) through comedy. “He wasn’t witty, if that w...

Bought by Bandon Community Radio, Northwest Public Broadcasting, and KMUW


  • Added: Jun 15, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Jazz has often been understood through the lens of the conflict between art and commerce. In the 1930s, several artists successfully blurred these ...

Bought by Bandon Community Radio and Northwest Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Jun 15, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
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"Hansel and Gretel"

Bought by KMUD


  • Added: Jun 15, 2017
  • Length: 28:06
  • Purchases: 1
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"Prince Sparrow" and "Jorinda and Joringel"

Bought by KMUD


  • Added: Jun 15, 2017
  • Length: 27:56
  • Purchases: 1
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Billie Holiday began recording at 18 years old in 1933 in a session with Bennie Goodman and was musically active until her death at 44 in 1959. Ell...

Bought by Bandon Community Radio and Northwest Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Jun 09, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 2