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Phat Tracks with Gordon Goodwin

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Phat Tracks with Gordon Goodwin

A new free weekly program with the renowned Grammy & Emmy winning composer, pianist, and big band leader from KSDS Jazz 88.3

Phat Tracks with Gordon Goodwin

Grammy and Emmy winning composer, and internationally known big band leader Gordon Goodwin presents Phat Tracks with Gordon Goodwin, a tour through a wide range of jazz styles and concepts from swing to latin to funk to orchestral.

Gordon’s experience and musical understanding, along with occasional comments from the artists themselves provide listeners with a rare look behind the curtain to see what makes this music so special.

Available: PRX Cost: Free Length: Two Hours Weekly

http://jazz88.us/programs/Phat_Tracks/

Award-Winning Conversations, Diverse Topics.

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Award-Winning Conversations, Diverse Topics.

Each week on With Good Reason scholars explore the worlds of literature, science, the arts, politics, history, and business through lively discussion with Host Sarah McConnell.

Join WAMU, WAMC, Kansas Public Radio, Utah Public Radio, and the 150+ stations across the country that are engaging their listeners with With Good Reason.

With Good Reason (weekly program, 1 hour or 30 minutes)

Top scholars explore the worlds of literature, science, the arts, politics, history, and business with Host Sarah McConnell guiding the lively conversation. From reparations and global warming, to the unique worlds of comic books and wine-making, With Good Reason is always surprising, challenging and fun.
LENGTH: 1 hour or 30 minutes  COST: Free   AVAILABLE: Content Depot, PRX, Download, AudioPort   WEBSITE: withgoodreasonradio.org

INTELLIGENCE SQUARED

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INTELLIGENCE SQUARED

Join WNYC (SAT 6PM following All Things Considered), WLRN, WGCU, WBHM, WYSO, KVPR, Wyoming Public Radio and other great stations in adding the new Intelligence Squared Weekly.

Previously available only as specials, the Award-winning Intelligence Squared, will become a weekly program on July 1st

This powerful new weekly offering provides a model for exchanging ideas with civility and respect in the public square – something America needs now more than ever.

Founded in 2006, Intelligence Squared U.S. addresses a fundamental problem in America: the extreme polarization of our nation and our politics.

Over the last year The show experienced a 40% increase in carriage, especially related to debates that are unfolding around us in real time: COVID questions, the economy, and technology trends, just to name a few. Intelligence Squared is restoring balance to our divided nation, and is sparking curiosity with new debates on important cultural, domestic and foreign policy issues

Moderated by Emmy Award winning ABC News correspondent John Donvan, The Intelligence Squared weekly program will present trusted and lively bi-partisan discussions with world thinkers, policy makers and journalists through a mix of formats: Agree To Disagree which features a one-on-one debate; Oxford-style which brings on teams of two; and intimate conversations on questions surrounding debate.

Available: Content Depot & PRX Length: One Hour Cost: FREE

intelligencesquaredus.org

The Children’s Hour

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The Children’s Hour

Developing the next generation of Public Radio Listeners

The Children’s Hour is an entertaining and educational program created for kids but fun for the whole family that helps fill educational gaps in school curriculum such as literacy, civic engagement, science, history, theater, and culture, using interviews, storytelling, poetry, music, and discussion.

  • A free, easily accessible weekly educational program for children’s listening.
  • Topics are incredibly diverse, focusing on literacy, civic engagement, science, history, theater, and culture, using interviews, storytelling, poetry, music, and discussion. 
  • The show features young performers and thinkers, as well as adult expert guests.
  • Show themes are weaved together with great music.
  • Kids participate in all aspects of production, from producing to writing to on-air interviews

For more information, visit HERE.

Have a ball this Summer

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Have a ball this Summer

Dive into the history of recorded sound!

Sound Beat is a daily, 90-second public radio show that showcases recordings from Syracuse University Libraries’ Belfer Audio Archive, one of the nation’s largest sound archives.

Episodes feature a wide range of recordings from all musical genres, film scores, and great thinkers and political figures such as Albert Einstein and Teddy Roosevelt, and more. Listeners will hear fascinating rare gems, old favorites, and some never heard before recordings.

For more information about Sound Beat, check out our Program Listing