PRX - Pieces for Tone: Engaging

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Recordings that saxophonist John Coltrane made with Duke Ellington, Eric Dolphy, and the rhythm section of McCoy Tyner, Jimmy Garrison and Elvin Jo...

  • Added: Jun 26, 2017
  • Length: 58:57
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Music from trumpeter Miles Davis' final years, including his albums Amandla and Tutu, and collaborations with Shirley Horn and Quincy Jones.

  • Added: May 12, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
Caption: Coretta Scott King, Credit: NNDB
Equal Time Series Host Martha Burk explores the life of Coretta Scott King with biographer Barbara Reynolds, a founding editor of USA Today. Burk...

Bought by Talking Information Center, KRPS, 90.5 WSNC, WAMU, and KAZU


  • Added: Jan 26, 2012
  • Length: 56:48
  • Purchases: 5
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Author Grif Stockley on a special edition of Tales from the South, where Southern writers bring their own true stories to life in front of a live a...

  • Added: Aug 31, 2011
  • Length: 29:00
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How did slaves resist their oppression? Three works explore what it means to resist and to survive.

Bought by Peconic Public Broadcasting, KGNU, KMUD, KMUN, KRZA and more


  • Added: Jan 07, 2009
  • Length: 29:00
  • Purchases: 16
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Master drummer Max Roach recounts his own extraordinary journey, from the era of the Jim Crow south to the creation of modern jazz, from the civil ...

Bought by WCAI / WNAN, New Hampshire Public Radio, WMOT, WVAS, KAZU and more


  • Added: Dec 17, 2007
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 39
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Blues lyrics give us unique insight into the African American experience.

Bought by Peconic Public Broadcasting, KMUN, Peconic Public Broadcasting, KMRE-LP, KPIP-LP and more


  • Added: Feb 03, 2005
  • Length: 29:10
  • Purchases: 21
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Considered by many the most important African American leader of the early twentieth century, sociologist, historian, author, teacher, and activist...

Bought by KMUD, Peconic Public Broadcasting, KUFM - Montana Public Radio, KGNU, KMUN and more


  • Added: Feb 03, 2005
  • Length: 29:10
  • Purchases: 38