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:

Series

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37 Pieces

GAMEPLAY is a new 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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25 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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21 Pieces

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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16 Pieces

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:  The Interlochen Arts Academy Orchestra performs in Philharmonic Hall at Lincoln Center
Revisit a performance given by the Interlochen Arts Academy Orchestra at Lincoln Center in 1964.

  • Added: Nov 29, 2021
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Yasunori Mitsuda composed the beloved score of 1995 role-playing classic Chrono Trigger.
Storytelling scores that immerse us in fantastical worlds.

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio), WNYE, and KMXT


  • Added: Nov 23, 2021
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3
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On this program, we revisit a radio broadcast from July 1974 that featured a complete performance of The Planets by Gustav Holst.

Bought by WGTE Public Media and WKAR


  • Added: Nov 22, 2021
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: The soundtrack to 2021 strategy game Humankind contains nearly 10 hours of music and took 3 years of production.
The Slovak National Symphony, a chorus singing Sophocles, and traditional music from around the world.

Bought by WNYE, GCR (Global Community Radio), and KMXT


  • Added: Nov 15, 2021
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3
Caption:  Aleksandar Vitanov, Interlochen Arts Camp student, rehearsing with the 2019 World Youth Symphony Orchestra., Credit: Interlochen Center for the Arts
This episode is filled with musical legends from Norse, Greek, Middle Eastern, Roman, and Anishinaabe mythology.

Bought by WBAA, WGTE Public Media, and WKAR


  • Added: Nov 15, 2021
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 3
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Beth Milligan talks with Alex Michaelides, author of "The Silent Patient" and "The Maidens."

  • Added: Nov 12, 2021
  • Length: 54:30
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Lysley Tenorio talks with author Anthony Doerr.

Bought by WKAR


  • Added: Nov 11, 2021
  • Length: 54:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Kendra Carr of Interlochen Public Radio talks with science writer Mary Roach.

Bought by WKAR


  • Added: Nov 11, 2021
  • Length: 54:31
  • Purchases: 1
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Christal Frost of radio station WTCM talks with author Pam Houston.

Bought by WKAR


  • Added: Nov 11, 2021
  • Length: 54:31
  • Purchases: 1
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A panel discussion on the end of the war in Afghanistan, with Doug Stanton, Rahela Sidiqi, Jack Segal, Shannon Spann DeBruyn, and Edris Fana.

  • Added: Nov 11, 2021
  • Length: 54:30