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Dia de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, has inspired music in Latin American culture throughout history. Often confused with Halloween in America,...

  • Added: Oct 18, 2019
  • Length: :00
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A one-hour program of early music exploring that ancient symbol for the harvest, fertility, and giving thanks -- The Cornucopia. This is a sound-r...

Bought by KRPS, WRGY, WRNC-LP, KISU, Wyoming Public Radio and more


  • Added: Aug 29, 2019
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Neil Armstrong, Credit: NASA
This week's edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! is a celebration of music by American composers, and features an interview with Giovanni De Chiaro,...

Bought by KTXK, WETS, WSKG, Yellowstone Public Radio, WKMS and more


  • Added: Jun 26, 2019
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 45
Caption: Al "Carival Time" Johnson
It's Carnival time! We'll take you to the Crescent City with hot brass from the Rebirth Brass Band, the Sixth Ward All-Stars, and Los Hombres Calie...

Bought by Prairie Public, WOUB, WLPR, Royalton Community Radio, KMXT and more


  • Added: Feb 28, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7
Caption: WBOI's Folktale of Irish Backroads, Credit: j
Sure and 'tis a fine road we travel this week--off the beaten path, and around a world of musical customs & collaborations, all hailing from the Em...

Bought by Cove Mountain Educational Broadcasting, KVSC, GCR (Global Community Radio), 'The Sea', WFIU and more


  • Added: Jan 20, 2019
  • Length: 59:58
  • Purchases: 17
Caption: Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.
This week, we honor the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. We'll hear excerpts of his sermons, speeches, and interviews, along with funk,...

Bought by KZUM, WLPR, WOUB, Royalton Community Radio, KMXT and more


  • Added: Jan 18, 2019
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 6
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An all-new yuletide set of JazzGrass, good for anytime in the second half of December.

  • Added: Dec 21, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:40
Caption: Solstice Sunset over Lake Champlain & the Adirondack Mountains, Credit: Brian Aust
A full two-hour set of bluegrass, jazz and new acoustic/jamgrass/jazzgrass tunes specially tailored for the shortest day of the year, with a detour...

  • Added: Dec 21, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:40
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It's Cupid's bow pointing the way this week, and we're on a global quest for the very sweetest music for the occasion!

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio), WNMU-FM, KAAD-LP, WLPR, WFIU and more


  • Added: Dec 19, 2018
  • Length: 59:59
  • Purchases: 11
Caption: WBOI's Folktale of Bells, Credit: Julia Meek
We're letting it peal as we ring in the New Year this week on Folktales, with an assortment of sounds that resonate around the globe--hope you can...

Bought by WLPR, WFIU, GCR (Global Community Radio), KCMJ Community Radio, WNMU-FM and more


  • Added: Dec 19, 2018
  • Length: 01:00:00
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: WBOI's Folktale of the Solstice Season, Credit: Julia Meek
This folktale celebrates the dark stretch of the year with musical customs meant to brighten winter's darkest hours.

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio), KMUN, RadioFreePalmer, WLPR, WFIU and more


  • Added: Dec 19, 2018
  • Length: 59:59
  • Purchases: 8
Caption: Folktale of Toyland, Credit: Julia Meek
This edition of Folktales, it's 'game on' as it tracks treasured toys, play songs and play time traditions around the musical globe!

Bought by GCR (Global Community Radio), WFIU, and KRZA


  • Added: Dec 19, 2018
  • Length: 59:59
  • 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
Caption: Winona Hims, Credit: Bill Stoneberg
On this episode of The Live Feed we have a special holiday episode featuring the Winona Hims, an all male choir based in Winona, MN. This year’s C...

  • Added: Dec 14, 2018
  • Length: 52:00
Caption: Sharon Jones
We're putting the Christmas cheer in high gear with seasonal songs from Sharon Jones & the Dap Kings, James Brown, and Michael Jackson, with a Lati...

Bought by WUFT, KBBI, KZUM, KSRQ, WLPR and more


  • Added: Dec 14, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 9
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Classic holiday jazz from Charlie Parker, Ella Fitzgerald, Bill Evans and others.

  • Added: Dec 14, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
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What is your favorite movie or TV special during the holidays? Chances are there’s probably a favorite song that goes along with it. This week, we’...

Bought by KUCR 88.3 fm Riverside, WYAP, GCR (Global Community Radio), KTXK, and KMFA


  • Added: Dec 11, 2018
  • Length: 59:30
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Dorothy Donegan
We'll meditate on Independence Day with soulful songs on the state of the union with Allen Toussaint, Paul Robeson, and Jon Batiste, plus not one, ...

Bought by KRPS, WVAS, KBBI, WOUB, WJAB and more


  • Added: Jun 29, 2018
  • Length: 01:58:00
  • Purchases: 10
Caption: Scott Joplin
This week's edition of CLASSICAL GUITAR ALIVE! is a celebration of music by American composers, and features an interview with Giovanni De Chiaro...

Bought by Bandon Community Radio, KTXK, WICR, Interlochen Public Radio, WETS and more


  • Added: Jun 27, 2018
  • Length: 58:57
  • Purchases: 43
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This week on The Score, with Edmund Stone, The American Civil War as related in movies.

Bought by Troy Public Radio and Spokane Public Radio


  • Added: May 22, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 2
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This week on The Score with Edmund Stone, women in movies who fight for a cause.

Bought by Spokane Public Radio


  • Added: May 08, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Rebirth Brass Band
It's Carnival time! We'll take you to the Crescent City with hot brass from the Rebirth Brass Band, the Sixth Ward All-Stars, and a new release by ...

Bought by Prairie Public, WJAB, WOUB, KSRQ, Royalton Community Radio and more


  • Added: Feb 08, 2018
  • Length: 01:57:59
  • Purchases: 7
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This week on The Score, with Edmund Stone, we celebrate Valentines Day with Love, Hollywood Style.

  • Added: Feb 06, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
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Co-hosts Gregg & Gabriela visit the world's largest boat show, where billionaires flash their $200M luxury yachts, equipped with helicopters and pe...

  • Added: Jan 17, 2018
  • Length: 59:56
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While enjoying his bath, Archimedes, the ancient Greek mathematician, suddenly solved a problem about the displacement of water. In his excitement,...

Bought by KTXK, WUAL, WRGY, and KMFA


  • Added: Jan 01, 2018
  • Length: 59:30
  • Purchases: 4