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Dan, Mary Pat, and Nathan present a show dedicated to some notable actors who have made great, and not so great, career choices.

  • Added: Sep 19, 2019
  • Length: 24:00
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Design Editor at Treehugger.com, Llloyd Alter tells us what makes a building a LEED building. (Hint: bike racks help.)

  • Added: Mar 24, 2016
  • Length: 01:38
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How modern policing problems are connected to a wide range of historical issues.

  • Added: Aug 24, 2015
  • Length: 05:00
Caption: Erika Kooda
Erika Kooda is a senior at Grand Rapids High School. During the school year she's been checking in with essays reflecting on her experience. In th...

  • Added: Nov 30, 2012
  • Length: 03:29
Caption: Sage Davis
Sage Davis is a 23 year old Anishinaabe woman and the mother of a two year old who lives in Onigum on Leech Lake. In this essay, Sage tells us abou...

  • Added: Nov 12, 2012
  • Length: 04:55
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NEA Jazz Master Chico Hamilton on First Gig with Duke Ellington' First Gig; Dedication to the Music; Racism; and Al Jackson.

Bought by WUSF, Harford Community Radio, KVSC, KBEM, and Delmarva Public Radio


  • Added: Dec 04, 2009
  • Length: 06:29
  • Purchases: 5
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NEA Jazz Master Dan Morgenstern on Remembering Fats Waller; Symphony Sid; Billy Holiday; Louis Armstrong and Arriving in the US.

Bought by WUSF, Harford Community Radio, KVSC, KBEM, and Delmarva Public Radio


  • Added: Nov 23, 2009
  • Length: 09:00
  • Purchases: 5
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NEA Jazz Master Toshiko Akiyoshi on Forming a Big Band; His First Inspiration; Bud Powell; and Remembering the Old days.

Bought by WUSF, Harford Community Radio, KVSC, KBEM, and Delmarva Public Radio


  • Added: Nov 23, 2009
  • Length: 05:30
  • Purchases: 5
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NEA Jazz Master Jimmy Scott on Vultures; Approach; and Radio.

Bought by WUSF, Harford Community Radio, KVSC, KBEM, KCSM and more


  • Added: Nov 18, 2009
  • Length: 05:30
  • Purchases: 6
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IN 1956, 2007 NEA JAZZ MASTER PHIL WOODS TOOK A SEAT IN THE RENOWNED DIZZY GILLESPIE BIG BAND. IT WAS THE BEGINNING OF A LONG FRIENDSHIP, WITH GI...

Bought by WUSF, Harford Community Radio, KCSM, KVSC, KBEM and more


  • Added: Oct 29, 2009
  • Length: 01:30
  • Purchases: 6
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Branford Marsalis explains how NEA Jazz Master Herbie Hancock's "headhunters" created shockwaves in the Jazz Community.

Bought by WUSF, Harford Community Radio, KVSC, KBEM, and Delmarva Public Radio


  • Added: Sep 10, 2009
  • Length: :59
  • Purchases: 5
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NEA Jazz Master Ramsey Lewis remembers Joe Glaser getting his band a gig at Birdland.

Bought by WUSF, Harford Community Radio, KVSC, KMUW, and Delmarva Public Radio


  • Added: Aug 13, 2009
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Jimmy Cobb discusses joining The Miles Davis Sextet and his first gig.

Bought by WUSF, Harford Community Radio, KVSC, KMUW, Delmarva Public Radio and more


  • Added: Apr 22, 2009
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 6
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Jimmy Cobb on how the drummer defines the band and his approach to drumming.

Bought by WUSF, Harford Community Radio, KVSC, Delmarva Public Radio, KOSU and more


  • Added: Apr 22, 2009
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 6
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George Benson describes how he got a recording contract when he was nine years old.

Bought by WUSF, Harford Community Radio, KVSC, Delmarva Public Radio, and KOSU


  • Added: Apr 22, 2009
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 5

  • Added: Apr 22, 2009
  • Length: 02:00
  • Purchases: 5

  • Added: Apr 21, 2009
  • Length: 01:00
  • Purchases: 4
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BuildingGreen.com founder Alex Wilson discusses the history, current state, and future of the green building movement. Erin Gorman, CEO of Divine ...

Bought by Yellowstone Public Radio


  • Added: Mar 11, 2009
  • Length: 29:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Stephanie Kaza links buddhism and sustainability in her new book, MINDFULLY GREEN: A Personal and Spiritual Guide to Whole Earth Thinking. Sea Cha...

  • Added: Mar 06, 2009
  • Length: 29:03