PRX - Pieces for Tone: Engaging

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Caption: Julio Gosdisnki, Owner, Griffith Park Carousel, Credit: Anny Celsi
Julio Gosdinksi came to Los Angeles from Lima, Peru when he was twelve, and grew up without a father. He found his first job in high school, help...

Bought by WOUB


  • Added: Jun 20, 2019
  • Length: 07:21
  • Purchases: 1
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Music historian Paul Ingles takes listeners through a heart-felt retrospective of New Orleans music-legend Mac Rebennack - best known as Dr. John. ...

Bought by KVNF, Raven Radio, KCSM, WNMU-FM, KAZU and more


  • Added: Jun 07, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 14
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More jazz eulogies for departed jazz musicians, in honor of Memorial Day weekend.

  • Added: May 16, 2019
  • Length: 59:02
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This week we hear conductor Willem Mengelberg lead the Concertgebouw Orchestra of Amsterdam in classic recordings of Tchaikovsky.

  • Added: Mar 27, 2019
  • Length: 01:58:00
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Growing old together with the love story of Betty White and Allen Ludden and the chickens that ended one marriage and became date night in another!...

  • Added: Mar 17, 2019
  • Length: 39:28
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America's top session drummer for over 50 years is honored in a music-filled hour from music historian Paul Ingles.

Bought by Spokane Public Radio, WRGY, KSRQ, 90.1 WFYI Public Radio, KGLT and more


  • Added: Mar 12, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 6
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Unexpected love! From a South Dakota gold mine to a surprising Hollywood couple, a Buddhist monk offering laughs and bible verses in an Iowa Greek ...

  • Added: Feb 17, 2019
  • Length: 39:40
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What do naughty jokes, seafood ice cream, and burning down the White House have in common? The love story of James and Dolley Madison!

  • Added: Feb 01, 2019
  • Length: 16:13
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A love story that spanned half a century and inspired a nation, transcending politics and media, Ronald and Nancy Reagan's loves together remain a ...

  • Added: Feb 01, 2019
  • Length: 19:41
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Love in New York! Starting with East meets West and what happens when New Yorker’s come to experience the summer attractions of the Black Hills… in...

  • Added: Dec 22, 2018
  • Length: 39:37
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Love triumphs, even through the Civil War, with a union within the Union - the love story of Ulysses S. and Julia Grant

  • Added: Dec 02, 2018
  • Length: 15:21
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Little girls, traveling dogs and men who save strangers from disaster ... heroes come in all shapes and sizes on the Snap Judgment 2018 Gratitude ...

  • Added: Nov 21, 2018
  • Length: 53:57
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This American Love Story comes with a song in our hearts - from the frozen wastes of Siberia to the warmth of the heart of a nation, the American m...

  • Added: Nov 16, 2018
  • Length: 16:01
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Some lives say a lot about love, even if those who live them say nothing at all - the love story of Harpo and Susan Marx.

  • Added: Nov 12, 2018
  • Length: 17:30
Caption: Cedar Avenue Big Band, Credit: Jim Richards
The Cedar Avenue Big Band. After 25 years they still love playing big band music, big band fans love what they do. Currently, the group plays secon...

  • Added: Sep 14, 2018
  • Length: 08:00
Caption: Jazz 88 logo, Credit: Tim Nyberg (Octane Creative)
What does a jazz orchestra want to do? It wants to play for dancers, that’s what. We go on location to one of the Minnesota Jazz Orchestra’s monthl...

  • Added: Jun 01, 2018
  • Length: 08:00
Caption: Jazz 88 logo, Credit: Tim Nyberg (Octane Creative)
What does a jazz orchestra want to do? It wants to play for dancers, that’s what. We go on location next to one of the Minnesota Jazz Orchestra’s m...

  • Added: Jun 01, 2018
  • Length: 08:00
Caption: Anjuli Raza Kolb, poet
Anjuli Fatima Raza Kolb describes how her grandfather rewrote verses of the Qur’an using only the @ sign on his typewriter.

Bought by KUER, KHSU, KALW, KENW, and PRX Remix


  • Added: May 07, 2018
  • Length: 03:59
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Matthew Mahaffey with Phil Nusbaum, Credit: Connie Shaver
Next Saturday night at the Ordway in Saint Paul, The Oratorio Society of Minnesota presents The Greatest Generation. The production is a tribute to...

  • Added: May 03, 2018
  • Length: 08:00
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This week on CHICAGO JAZZ LIVE we welcome Libby York, a lovely person with a lovely voice, joined by a great band: Jeremy Kahn on piano, Mike Allem...

Bought by WDCB


  • Added: Apr 17, 2018
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Dom and Marissa Madonna, Credit: (c) Marissa Madonna
With the mental pressure and rubber balls getting fired at you from all angles, playing goalie is not the ideal position in lacrosse. But, it is wh...

  • Added: Apr 12, 2018
  • Length: 04:11
Caption: Randall Horton, poet
Randall Horton thinks about the ways we trap ourselves and others in boxes.

Bought by KUER, PRX Remix, KALW, and KENW


  • Added: Apr 02, 2018
  • Length: 04:00
  • Purchases: 4
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This episode features a conversation with Peter Heller about his sophomore novel, Celine. He also reads short selections from the book.

Bought by Spokane Public Radio, Yellowstone Public Radio, and KMRE-LP


  • Added: Feb 15, 2018
  • Length: 28:58
  • Purchases: 3
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This edition of Stay Human is about remembering and honoring our parents, helping us to see more connections between their lives and ours.

  • Added: Jan 16, 2018
  • Length: 59:05
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Bison wrestling and fireproof buffalo!; fairy tales shared between Cinderella and the Mud Man; a heavy metal love story from over the Rainbow.

  • Added: Jan 14, 2018
  • Length: 29:02