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Jazz scholar and Lester Young box-set annotator Loren Schoenberg joins us as we look at the music the saxophonist made in the years following a dif...

  • Added: Jul 12, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
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Bernstein’s music performed by Billie Holiday, Oscar Peterson, Stan Kenton, Benny Goodman, Dave Brubeck, Louis Armstrong and others, as well as som...

  • Added: Jul 12, 2019
  • Length: 59:01
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Earlyrecordings of pianist Bill Evans, including records he made with George Russell, Tony Scott, and Charles Mingus.

  • Added: Jul 12, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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Music of the Terre Haute, Indiana, big-band leader whose 1940s orchestra helped pave the way for cool jazz.

  • Added: Jul 12, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
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In the 1950s and 60s the race for space loomed large in the cultural imagination, and jazz artists such as Duke Ellington and Sun Ra picked up on t...

  • Added: Jul 08, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
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In the first of two programs, early recordings by the great Alsatian conductor, Charles Munch

  • Added: Jul 07, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
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For the week of Bastille Day, jazz odes to the City of Light from Bud Powell, John Lewis, and others.

  • Added: Jul 03, 2019
  • Length: 58:58
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Should any person or institution who has benefited from our sorry history of racism be required to compensate the victims of racism?

Bought by KTSW 89.9, KMSU, KNVC Carson City Community Radio, RadioFreePalmer, KSKQ and more


  • Added: Jun 29, 2019
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 15
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A Fourth of July jazz celebration featuring the music by Duke Ellington, Miles Davis, Jackie McLean, Nina Simone and more.

  • Added: Jun 27, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
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Is it better to choose a life of suffering or live happily in somebody else's vision?

Bought by KTSW 89.9, KMSU, KKWE Niijii Radio, KGLP, KEOS and more


  • Added: Jun 24, 2019
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 8
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Is it better to choose a life of suffering or live happily in somebody else's vision?

  • Added: Jun 24, 2019
  • Length: 53:57
Caption: Dorothy Day / Archbishop Oscar Romero
Despite the Catholic Church being mired in its sexual abuse scandal which has tarnished the faith's reputation globally, Catholic history also hold...

  • Added: Jun 17, 2019
  • Length: 29:00
Caption: Dorothy Day / Archbishop Oscar Romero
Despite the Catholic Church being mired in its sexual abuse scandal which has tarnished the faith's reputation globally, Catholic history also hold...

  • Added: Jun 17, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
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Hour Two of the lively special spotlighting Elton John's early work from 8 remarkable albums released in three years from 1970- 1973. Special is ti...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer and KSJE


  • Added: Jun 16, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
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National Writers Series co-founder Doug Stanton talks with authors Elizabeth Berg, Elizabeth Letts, and Lynne Olson.

Bought by WKAR


  • Added: Jun 14, 2019
  • Length: 54:31
  • Purchases: 1
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Known for his theme for “Mission: Impossible” and other TV and movie scores, Schifrin forged his career in the late 1950s and early 60s world of ja...

  • Added: Jun 14, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
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Jazz is often thought of as a music that lost much of its popular appeal in the years following the end of World War II, and while it’s true that j...

  • Added: Jun 11, 2019
  • Length: 58:51
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Hour 1 of a lively 2-hour special spotlighting Elton John's early work from 8 remarkable albums released in three years from 1970- 1973. Shows fe...

Bought by KSJE and RadioFreePalmer


  • Added: Jun 11, 2019
  • Length: 58:52
  • Purchases: 2
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The second hour of a two-hour exploration of the seminal work of heralded songwriter Joni Mitchell. Over 50 Mitchell songs are featured in the two-...

Bought by KSJE


  • Added: Jun 05, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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The first hour of a two-hour exploration of the seminal work of heralded songwriter Joni Mitchell. Over 50 Mitchell songs are featured in the two-...

Bought by KSJE


  • Added: May 31, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 1
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Birds are nature’s original songsters, and it’s a rare musician who has managed to turn a deaf ear to their music. It’s a musical aviary this week ...

  • Added: May 28, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
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Lined with gondola-filled canals, stunning architecture, and mystical glass, Venice has enchanted visitors for centuries with its multi-layered his...

  • Added: May 28, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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Lorenzo da Firenze, Laurence of Florence, was one of a group of composers who lived and worked in that beautiful Italian city in the 14th century. ...

  • Added: May 28, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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Optional Hour Two of the lively special spotlighting Elton John's early work from 8 remarkable albums released in three years from 1970- 1973. Spec...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio and KVMR


  • Added: May 26, 2019
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
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One of the world's most successful music producers got his start as a jazz trumpeter, arranger, and bandleader. We'll hear recordings he made in th...

  • Added: May 16, 2019
  • Length: 59:01