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7:48 pm
Mon December 9, 2013

Listen to the World: No Shortwave Radio Required

Junglecat WikiMedia Commons

There was a time when many of us in radio would spend evenings turning knobs on shortwave receivers filled with glowing tubes, staining over the static to hear exotic music and news broadcast in foreign languages.

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Never On-The-Air
6:06 pm
Mon December 9, 2013

Music For Singing

Concert d'ouverture du Mondial choral Loto-Québec, à Laval, Québec
NiVia WikiMedia Commons

For the lover of choral music, Minnesota Public Radio offers a 24/7 online stream of choral music, a public-broadcasting first.

Professional, college, and church choirs can be heard singing selections "from Palestrina to Pärt, spirituals to Schubert." The featured ensembles include VocalEssence, Cantus, St. Olaf Choir, Choral Arts Ensemble and the National Lutheran Choir, drawn from Minnesota's choral talent.

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Never On-The-Air
5:31 pm
Mon December 9, 2013

PipeDreams: Organs At Their Best

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Pipedreams, hosted by Michael Barone, spotlights extraordinary instruments and performers in stirring works that display the variety and wonder of the pipe organ. The program has been a classical music staple on public radio for more than 30 years. Each two-hour program features a theme such as a particular performer, organ maker, composer, or period in time.

Now you can listen to PipeDreams anywhere and at anytime: current programs and archives are available online and are as near as any smartphone, tablet, laptop, or computer.

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7:42 pm
Sat December 7, 2013

Kudos & Brickbats From Our Listeners and Supporters (Fall 2013)

Jane Lynch
Melissa Kuypers NPR
  • Thanks! You are part of our celebration of Lent. You guys do a great job. - Claremore
  • Love RadioLab, Science Friday, Diane R, bunch of other stuff to numerous to mention!!! - Tulsa
  • Now that I am retired, I have even more time to enjoy your programming... and enjoy it, I certainly do! - Tulsa
  • Love all your shows.  Especially Swing on This!  And Car Talk!  And all the Sunday night music. And Science Friday....... And the local news coverage!
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10:50 am
Wed November 27, 2013

Hanukkah Lights Starts PRT's Holiday Special Lineup Tonight

A perennial NPR favorite for nearly two decades, acclaimed authors explore Hanukkah stories and memoirs written expressly for the program. Hosted by NPR's Susan Stamberg and Murray Horwitz, they share stories of love and remembrance of this eight night holiday.

This year's stories include "Potatoes" by Tova Mirvis; "Gifts of the Jewish Magis" by Allegra Goodman; "The Two Menorahs' by Daniel Mark Epstein; and "All Good Things Are Surprises" by Robin Hemley. These humorous and heartwarming stories speak to us all about family, love, and the specialness of the holidays.

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4:05 pm
Mon November 25, 2013

Holiday Favorites and Jazz for The Christmas Season

Some Holiday Programming highlights for your Christmas Season! We have two special channels featuring musical favorites: Jazz and Vocal. Listen to these commercial- and subscription-free channels on HD radios, available at Best Buy. Many new cars come equipped with HD Radio and these channels could be listed as "multicast" on the tuning screen.

Great American Songbook Christmas Favorites
All-day & all-night through December 25
American Songbook 88.7-3  (Heard only on an HD Radio)

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3:32 pm
Mon November 25, 2013

Classical 88.7 Holiday Seasonal and Sacred Classical Music

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Celebrate the holidays with Public Radio Tulsa as we gift-wrap special programming for you from across the country and around the world.

Christmas Music

Tuesday, Dec 25 • All Day
Classical 88.7-1

Join Classical 88.7's musical hosts as they present special music for the holiday, all day long.

New Year’s Day from Vienna 2013 
Wednesday, Jan 1 • 10 am-noon LIVE
Classical 88.7-1

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3:30 pm
Mon November 25, 2013

Public Radio 89.5 Special Holiday Programs

Celebrate the holidays with Public Radio Tulsa as we gift-wrap special programming for you from across the country and around the world.

Tinsel Tales 2: NPR Christmas Favorites
Wednesday, Dec 25 • 11 am - noon
Public Radio 89.5-1     

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6:24 am
Mon November 11, 2013

BURN Energy Journal: Rising Seas

Host Alex Chadwick

Sea level rise is just one of the ugly faces of climate change. A dangerous one too. Especially for the US, which has 20 of the most threatened coastal cities in the world. BURN’s latest special examines the causes and consequences of rising seas. We visit south Florida, the Gulf Coast, New York City, and Greenland, where ice-melt is going to make the world a very different place.

Listen to this Documentary of The Week on Friday, 11/15, at 8:00 pm on at noon on Thursday, 11/21.

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10:18 am
Fri November 8, 2013

San Francisco Symphony In Concert On Classical 88.7

The San Francisco Symphony with Michael Tilson Thomas performs Live From Carnegie Hall, Wednesday Nov. 12 at 7pm
Credit Bill Swerbenski

Last March, when the San Francisco Symphony was slated for an East Coast tour, including a stop at Carnegie Hall, the musicians went on strike. Fortunately, the labor dispute was settled in 18 days — a blink of an eye compared to the recent drawn-out disruptions in Minnesota and Detroit. 

For the first time since the strike, the San Francisco Symphony and conductor Michael Tilson

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