PRX - Pieces for Tone: Engaging

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One cannot discuss the Golden Age of Mexican Cinema without talking about composer Silvestre Revueltas. We’ll hear selections from some of his grea...

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio), KMUN, KVNO, KWAX, WXXI and more


  • Added: May 06, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 17
Caption: Phil Nusbaum w/2013 Zeitfunk, Credit: Karen Van Norman
Bill Monroe’s bluegrass is often viewed as a musical big bang. But while it was different than the string band music preceding Monroe’s Blue Grass...

  • Added: May 11, 2017
  • Length: 07:23
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Navajo Musician, Clarence Clearwater: Music heals. A powerful story about how music can help us overcome the pain of the past.

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Jan 24, 2014
  • Length: 03:06
  • Purchases: 1
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An exploration of how music enriches individuals, communities and the region. Producer Anna Boiko-Weyrauch set out to discover how music intersecte...

Bought by WXXI


  • Added: Jan 24, 2014
  • Length: 04:52
  • Purchases: 1
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Music takes one teenager out of a repressive environment. Producer Anna Boiko-Weyrauch set out to discover how music intersected the lives of the p...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Jan 24, 2014
  • Length: 04:32
  • Purchases: 1
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When school fails to inspire, music fills the gap. Producer Anna Boiko-Weyrauch set out to discover how music intersected the lives of the people o...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Jan 24, 2014
  • Length: 03:25
  • Purchases: 1
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A story about how music helped one athlete break a record. Producer Anna Boiko-Weyrauch set out to discover how music intersected the lives of the ...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Jan 24, 2014
  • Length: 04:14
  • Purchases: 1
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A story about Pink Floyd and hip replacement surgery. Never thought the two would go together, didja? Producer Anna Boiko-Weyrauch set out to disco...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Jan 24, 2014
  • Length: 03:37
  • Purchases: 1
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A story about how music can save you from embarrassment on the dance floor. Producer Anna Boiko-Weyrauch set out to discover how music intersected...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Jan 24, 2014
  • Length: 03:04
  • Purchases: 1
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A story about a really cute little girl and how music saved a marriage. Producer Anna Boiko-Weyrauch set out to discover how music intersected the ...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Jan 24, 2014
  • Length: 03:30
  • Purchases: 1
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A story about Hmong traditional music and teleconferencing. Producer Anna Boiko-Weyrauch set out to discover how music intersected the lives of the...

  • Added: Jan 24, 2014
  • Length: 04:57
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A story about listening to music and watching the earth from space. It’s out of this world. Producer Anna Boiko-Weyrauch set out to discover how mu...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Jan 24, 2014
  • Length: 04:31
  • Purchases: 1
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A story from the Sacred Scriptures of Orisha Religion about how music, not warfare won over a city. Producer Anna Boiko-Weyrauch set out to discove...

Bought by PRX Remix


  • Added: Jan 24, 2014
  • Length: 04:17
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Luke Zuppan, Josh Parlanti and Allisa Jacobson of the Mississippi Hot Club, Credit: Phil Nusbaum
The Mississippi Hot Club: They're new recording and performing old gypsy jazz, and writing their own music too!

Bought by KSRQ


  • Added: Jan 20, 2014
  • Length: 05:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: pork walk, Credit: archive
Passions for food and music shine through the nation of Catalunya.The traditional, the innovative, the very local and the trans-Mediterranian fusio...

  • Added: Jul 28, 2013
  • Length: 01:00:00
Caption: My Transistor Radio, Credit: Web file photo
My Transistor Radio is a retrospective spotlighting “Dance and Romance” teen music from 1950s and 60s A-M Radio. MTR is attempting to examine why ...

Bought by Marfa Public Radio


  • Added: Dec 11, 2011
  • Length: 29:40
  • Purchases: 1
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the sound of ice dripping

Bought by PRX to iTunes


  • Added: Jul 19, 2010
  • Length: 02:20
  • Purchases: 1
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When Christmas is over, the fun is just getting started for many in Southern Appalachia.

Bought by KZMU Moab Community Radio, WTJU, KUER, WOUB, WTIP and more


  • Added: Dec 21, 2009
  • Length: 03:30
  • Purchases: 16
Caption: Adam Larkey
Many of the musicians who perform at fiddlers' conventions and music festivals throughout southern Appalachia are, in fact, young kids.

Bought by WMMT, West Virginia Public Broadcasting, and WTIP


  • Added: Dec 04, 2009
  • Length: 03:30
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: The Paschall Brothers onstage, Credit: Virginia Folklife Program
The Paschall Brothers of Chesapeake sing four-part harmony in a style with a storied tradition.

  • Added: Nov 24, 2009
  • Length: 03:30
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What happens just before dawn and just before dusk? More than you'd expect. On this edition of B-Side we explore the life crepuscular.

Bought by WRVO Public Media, KXOT Public Radio, KUOW, and KVNF


  • Added: Oct 02, 2007
  • Length: 54:00
  • Purchases: 4
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Concert pianist and astrologer Gary Goldschneider talks to Dheera Sujan about the origins of Christmas music.

Bought by 'The Sea'


  • Added: Dec 01, 2006
  • Length: 29:59
  • Purchases: 1