Interlochen Public Radio

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A listener-supported broadcast service of Interlochen Center for the Arts, Interlochen Public Radio is home to two distinct radio stations serving northwest lower Michigan with music, news and culture from the region and the world – every day, 24 hours a day:

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47 Pieces

GAMEPLAY is a show from Interlochen Public Radio that celebrates the vast worlds of videogame music. Each episode brings the music, composers and performers to life.

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26 Pieces

The National Writers Series in Traverse City, Michigan connects communities with some of the nation's premier authors and storytellers. Now, the best of these discussions are available to your community in this series from Interlochen Public Radio.

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14 Pieces

The National Writers Series in Traverse City, Michigan connects communities with some of the nation's premier authors and storytellers. Now, the best of these discussions are available to your community in this series from Interlochen Public Radio.

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26 Pieces

The National Writers Series in Traverse City, Michigan connects communities with some of the nation's premier authors and storytellers. Now, the best of these discussions are available to your community in this series from Interlochen Public Radio.

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24 Pieces

The National Writers Series in Traverse City, Michigan connects communities with some of the nation's premier authors and storytellers. Now, the best of these discussions are available to your community in this series from Interlochen Public Radio.

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A weekly series (26 episodes per season) featuring decades of music from the archives of Interlochen Center for the Arts. Produced by Interlochen Public Radio.

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A weekly series (26 episodes per season) featuring decades of music from the archives of Interlochen Center for the Arts. Produced by Interlochen Public Radio.


Latest Pieces

Caption: In the 2006 game Okami players take the role of white wolf Amaterasu, the Shinto sun goddess. The original score uses traditional Japanese instruments.
Hear a musical menagerie of themes from video games with animal protagonists.

Bought by WNYE, WBAA, WGTE Public Media, and KMXT


  • Added: Nov 14, 2022
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: The members of The Game Brass explore the vastness of outer space on their 2022 album BRASS EFFECT, which features over 40 musicians.
Classical chops meet video game music with brass ensemble The Game Brass.

Bought by WNYE, WBAA, WGTE Public Media, and KMXT


  • Added: Nov 09, 2022
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Inon Zur has composed soundtracks for blockbuster video game series like Fallout and Dragon Age.
Award-winning composer Inon Zur joins us this week to talk about his music for titles like Fallout 4, The Lord of the Rings: War in the North, Sybe...

Bought by WBAA, WGTE Public Media, WNYE, and KMXT


  • Added: Oct 31, 2022
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: The 2022 cinematic horror game Immortality charges players with unraveling the mystery of an actress’s disappearance. Nainita Desai composed a haunting original score.
Hear spine-tingling scores from Resident Evil, Dead Space, A Plague Tale and more.

Bought by WBAA, WGTE Public Media, WKAR, KMXT, and WNYE


  • Added: Oct 24, 2022
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: For the 10th anniversary of the game Journey, Austin Wintory re-orchestrated the Grammy-nominated soundtrack that launched his career.
Composer Austin Wintory tells us about how his collaborations with musicians represent the heart of his music.

Bought by WBAA, WGTE Public Media, WNYE, and KMXT


  • Added: Oct 18, 2022
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Doug Stanton talks with author Fredrik Backman

Bought by WKAR


  • Added: Oct 10, 2022
  • Length: 54:31
  • Purchases: 1
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Sheri McWhirter talks with environmental authors Jerry Dennis and Dave Dempsey.

Bought by WKAR


  • Added: Oct 10, 2022
  • Length: 54:31
  • Purchases: 1
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April Baer talks with doctor and author Benjamin Gilmer.

Bought by WKAR


  • Added: Oct 10, 2022
  • Length: 54:31
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Austin Wintory's 2012 original score for Journey launched the young composer's career to new heights.
We talk with composer Austin Wintory, the first composer to write a Grammy-nominated videogame score.

Bought by WBAA, WGTE Public Media, WNYE, and KMXT


  • Added: Oct 10, 2022
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Author Angie Morgan talks with Coco Champagne.

Bought by WKAR


  • Added: Oct 10, 2022
  • Length: 54:31
  • Purchases: 1