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All Things Considered
Chris Thile steps to the mic as the new host of the live public radio variety show A Prairie Home Companion. Download Chris’s Song of the Week plus other highlights from the broadcast. Produced by American Public Media. Twitter: @prairie_home
Marketplace from American Public Media is the premier business news show on public radio. Host Kai Ryssdal and the Marketplace team deliver news that matters, from your wallet to Wall Street. Online at Marketplace.org
Fresh Air opens the window on contemporary arts and issues with guests from worlds as diverse as literature and economics. Terry Gross hosts this multi-award-winning daily interview and features program.
A weekly radio series that showcases the nation's most exceptional pre-college age classical musicians. Each one-hour program presents five young performers or ensembles whose stunning individual performances are combined with lively interviews,...
Each week, To the Best of Our Knowledge brings you two hours of in-depth interviews with nationally and internationally-known guests whose passion for new ideas will challenge and engage.
The music is likely to include a mix from solo piano to large orchestra and lots in between. Occasionally you'll hear an early Renaissance harp piece or works with a more contemporary sound from many parts of the world. You'll hear old favorites; or...
All Things Considered is the most listened-to, afternoon drive-time, news radio program in the country. Every weekday for two-hour, hosts Audie Cornish, Kelly McEvers, Ari Shapiro, and Robert Siegel present the program's trademark mix of the biggest...
Modules of classical music. Peter Van de Graff draws music selections from all eras, but focuses on works from Baroque, Classical and Romantic eras.
Bill McGlaughlin will enrich, enlighten, educate and entertain listeners, adding value for classical music listeners everywhere. Bill's in-depth knowledge and deep passion of classical music, along with his enthusiasm, imagination and spontaneity,...
Return to the golden years with a genuine re-creation of radio where conversation, music, drama and poetry were regular features. Add to this mix the warm and engaging personality of Jonathan Overby - not to mention his wonderful singing voice - and...
While many people bemoan jazz's shrinking audience, one jazz radio program's ubiquity practically rivals that of 'I Love Lucy' reruns - at any given moment, someone, somewhere is listening to "Jazz with Bob Parlocha".
The Metropolitan Opera’s Saturday matinee broadcasts are the longest-running continuous classical music program in radio history. The live opera radio broadcasts are augmented with informative and live intermission features including essays and...
Hosted by Mace Rosenstein, this season's broadcasts highlight gifted soloists with highly regarded pieces of music.
Up-to-the-minute news, background analysis, commentary, and coverage of arts and sports. That unique mix of news and culture has made this enduring program a national favorite.
Each week, The Jim Cullum Jazz Band salutes jazz pioneers in live performances and fascinating stories that bring to life remarkable moments in the history of jazz.
Simply Folk brings concerts recorded in Wisconsin songs for the season...the music and dance of people the world over..
Just because it's the weekend doesn't mean you can't keep up with current affairs. Relax with a mix of news, interviews, commentaries, reviews, and offbeat features.
From civil wars in Bosnia and El Salvador, to hospital rooms, police stations, and America's backyards, National Public Radio®'s Peabody Award-winning correspondent Scott Simon brings a well-traveled perspective to his role as host. He interviews...