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For over 40 years, WGTE has been a trusted source of information, music, and entertainment - a valued and vital service that provides award-winning programming to Northwest Ohio, Southeast Michigan and beyond.

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39 Pieces

Living American Composers: New Music from Bowling Green is a radio series devoted to living American composers and their works. Now featuring "Living Women Composers"—curated and hosted by Pulitzer and Grammy Award-winning composer Jennifer Higdon!

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168 Pieces

"Celebrating the connections we make through the people we meet."


Latest Pieces

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This week we're at the YWCA, talking to President and CEO Lisa McDuffie about Dialogue to Change a program that focuses on organizing, dialogue and...

  • Added: Jan 14, 2019
  • Length: 06:10
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This week we're welcoming two people on The Rough Draft Diaries. One is Lyndsey Stough, Executive Director of Toledo Soup, and Roberta de Boer-Durh...

  • Added: Jan 07, 2019
  • Length: 06:11
Caption: HOT Album Cover, Credit: New Focus Recordings
We sample the discography of composers and performers with BGSU connections. Also, Jennifer Higdon profiles her composing colleague Stefania de Ken...

Bought by RNZ Concert, WBAA, KVNO, KMXT, and KMUN


  • Added: Jan 04, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Bearthoven
We sample new and recent recordings from artists with Bowling Green connections. Also, Jennifer Higdon’s Living Women Composers feature profiles Ga...

Bought by KMUN, RNZ Concert, KCSC, KMXT, WBAA and more


  • Added: Jan 02, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Evan Williams, Credit: SnoStudios Photography
Composer and BGSU grad Evan Williams introduces his harpsichord concerto, "Dead White Man Music," which reflects on the state of diversity in class...

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  • Added: Jan 02, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: Steven Mackey
We hear live performances from both the New Music Festival and Music at the Forefront concert series at Bowling Green State University. Also, Jenni...

Bought by RNZ Concert, KMXT, WBAA, and KVNO


  • Added: Jan 02, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
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On the last episode of The Rough Draft Diaries, Haley mentioned Georgette's Grounds and Gifts were nominated to be on the program. We covered the g...

  • Added: Dec 20, 2018
  • Length: 06:02
Caption: Jennifer Higdon with Brad Cresswell, Credit: BGSU
Grammy® and Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Jennifer Higdon co-hosts this episode, introducing her music and profiling her composing colleague Caro...

Bought by RNZ Concert, WBAA, and KCSC


  • Added: Dec 18, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Brad Cresswell and Jennifer Higdon
Grammy® and Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Jennifer Higdon co-hosts this episode, introducing her music and profiling her composing colleague Mari...

Bought by RNZ Concert, KVNO, WBAA, and KCSC


  • Added: Dec 18, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
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It's The Rough Draft Diaries 2018 Holiday Special! This year we've done something a lil different. Normally our holiday specials are a break from o...

  • Added: Dec 17, 2018
  • Length: 06:03