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Renaissance and baroque Christmas music from Spain And Mexico.

Bought by KMUN, KWAX, and KVNO


  • Added: Dec 18, 2018
  • Length: 58:31
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: 2005 Christmas Sign White House, Credit: Tony Morris
This week’s Classical Guitar Alive! features traditional and new music for Christmas and interviews with Canadian guitarist Liona Boyd and American...

Bought by WETS, Public Radio East, WRTI, WSKG, GCR (Global Community Radio) and more


  • Added: Dec 18, 2018
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 42
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"Blueberries for Sal" and "Goldilocks Returns"

  • Added: Dec 13, 2018
  • Length: 28:08
Caption: Sergio Assad, Credit: Sergio Assad
This week's edition of Classical Guitar Alive! is devoted to music by virtuoso performers who also composers, and features interviews with several ...

Bought by Spokane Public Radio, KWBU, WICR, WETS, KTXK and more


  • Added: Dec 12, 2018
  • Length: 59:43
  • Purchases: 39
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Ironically, the record label that most consistently offered an outlet for the American jazz avant-garde in the 1980s was the Italian Black Saint / ...

Bought by Northwest Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Dec 12, 2018
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Mirjam Shroder, Credit: Mirjam Shroder
This week's edition of Classical Guitar Alive! features the world premiere recording of Russian composer Nikita Koshkin’s “Megaron Concerto,” Arge...

Bought by WICR, WETS, KJJF, WRTI, Public Radio East and more


  • Added: Dec 06, 2018
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 40
Caption: Wanda Gag and her cat, Snoopy., Credit: Children's Literature Research Collections, University of Minnesota Libraries
Decades before "Cat in the Hat," another children’s book surprised readers with its inventiveness. "Millions of Cats," by Minnesota's Wanda Gag, co...

Bought by WAMC and PRX Remix


  • Added: Nov 30, 2018
  • Length: 04:39
  • Purchases: 2
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"And to Think That I Saw It on Mulberry Street" and "Cinder Edna"

  • Added: Nov 29, 2018
  • Length: 28:06
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Perhaps no jazz musician recorded a more varied output in more diverse setting in the 1980s than tenor saxophone and bass clarinet player David Mur...

Bought by KMUW, KMUN, and Northwest Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Nov 29, 2018
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Pianist Miguel Baselga
Lesser-known works by well-known composers, including Isaac Albéniz’s Recuerdos de Viaje.

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


  • Added: Nov 27, 2018
  • Length: 58:26
  • Purchases: 9
Caption: Great Necks Trio, Credit: Great Necks Trio
This week’s edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features music by Bach, Scriabin, Carlo Domeniconi, Arturo Marquez, and a 2018 with Matthew Rohde of...

Bought by WUAL, WETS, WICR, WRTI, Public Radio East and more


  • Added: Nov 26, 2018
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 42
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"How Rabbit Stole the Fire" and "Jack and the Beanstalk"

  • Added: Nov 20, 2018
  • Length: 28:04
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In the 1980s, the avant-garde, although still home to many fine free jazz players, increasingly adopted an ecumenical approach to historical styles...

Bought by Northwest Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Nov 20, 2018
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 1
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"Feathers" and "Wind Says Good Night"

  • Added: Nov 15, 2018
  • Length: 28:09
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As the 1970s came to a close, many musicians searching for alternatives to jazz-rock fusion or free jazz found a home in straight-ahead acoustic ja...

Bought by Northwest Public Broadcasting and KMUW


  • Added: Nov 15, 2018
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Tantalus Quartet, Credit: Tantalus Quartet
This week’s edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! features music by three French composers (Marais, Satie, and Arnaud Dumond) and more, with works by ...

Bought by WUAL, WETS, WICR, Public Radio East, WRTI and more


  • Added: Nov 14, 2018
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 43
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Plants have many and incredible chemical compounds that they use to survive in our desert. These chemical compounds found in plants can have intera...

Bought by KVNF and KRZA


  • Added: Nov 10, 2018
  • Length: 24:17
  • Purchases: 2
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The Colorado River is one of the main forces shaping the landscape around the Colorado Plateau. Here we talk with Dr. Joel Pederson and tease apart...

  • Added: Nov 10, 2018
  • Length: 30:57
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Perfectly timed to reinforce the value of acoustic mainstream jazz and provide an alternative to both fusion and free jazz, Art Pepper, Dexter Gord...

Bought by Northwest Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Nov 08, 2018
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 1
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"How the Stars Fell into the Sky/The Spider Who Created the World" and "Elinda Who Danced in the Sky"

Bought by KMUN


  • Added: Nov 08, 2018
  • Length: 28:07
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Kaare Norge, Credit: Uffe Christensen
This week’s program features music by Bach, Schubert, Danish composers Bent Fabric and Kaare Norge, and a 2018 interview with Danish guitarist-comp...

Bought by WICR, Public Radio East, WUAL, WEKU, WRTI and more


  • Added: Nov 07, 2018
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 40
Caption: Composer José Luis Greco, Credit: Photo © Sandra Gallardo
Ballet music by Manuel de Falla and a violin concerto by José Luis Greco, son of flamenco dancers José Greco and Nila Amparo.

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


  • Added: Nov 06, 2018
  • Length: 58:30
  • Purchases: 17
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Jazz-rock fusion was a powerful force in the music in the early seventies, but noticeably began to run out of steam mid-decade. European influences...

Bought by Northwest Public Broadcasting


  • Added: Nov 02, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
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"Zzzng! Zzzng! Zzzng!" and "The Ants and the Grasshopper/Hey, Little Ant!"

  • Added: Nov 02, 2018
  • Length: 28:07
Caption: Ricardo Cobo, Credit: Ricardo Cobo
This week’s program features music by Mangoré, Manuel de Falla, Eduardo Martin, a world premiere double concerto recording by Walter Ross, and Bres...

Bought by WICR, WEKU, WETS, KTOO, WUAL and more


  • Added: Oct 31, 2018
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 40