Radio Netherlands Worldwide

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Radio Netherlands Worldwide, the Dutch International Service, is one of the world’s leading public service broadcasters with a long history of providing listeners with high quality news and in-depth cultural programming. The first transmissions were in 1947 and today Radio Netherlands' team of more than 300 producers, editors, and reporters offer content in ten languages -- Dutch, English, Spanish, Portuguese, French, Indonesian, Arabic, Chinese, Papiamento (Dutch Antilles) and Sarnami (Surinam) -- which are distributed on shortwave, the Internet and via a network of 6000 partner stations and organizations around the globe. Radio Netherlands reaches some 50 million listeners a week. A growing number of public radio stations in the United States turn to Radio Netherlands for global perspectives and music programming: "The State We're In"; "Earth Beat"; "Live! at the Concertgebouw"; "European Jazz Stage"; and more. Unfortunately budget cuts in 2012 will result in the discontinuation of all Music Productions.

Series

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Radio Netherlands producer Martha Hawley takes two looks at Native American culture in the form of the Revival of the Buffalo and the exploration of the Pow Wow

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15 Pieces

13-part Weekly Jazz Series with Host Daniel Frankl

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15 Pieces

13-part Weekly Jazz Series with Host Daniel Frankl

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Join us for a European jazz vacation with 13 weeks of performances from the continent’s hottest clubs, concert halls and festivals including the spectacular North Sea Jazz Festival.

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13 Pieces

European Jazz Stage 2010

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14 Pieces

European Jazz Stage 2011

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13 Pieces

European Jazz Stage 2012

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Join our new host Benjamin Herman for European Jazz Stage 2010. Live jazz presented with the intensity and passion only a jazz artist could bring.

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4 Pieces

A 4-part series on sexual violence against women as a weapon of war and the urgent need for justice

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29 Pieces

Hear the World is your listeners' window to great live music - on a global scale.


Pieces

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Eva Schloss is the posthumous stepsister of Anne Frank. She tells her own story of how she survived two years in hiding, nine months in Auschwitz a...

Bought by KCLU


  • Added: Apr 26, 2005
  • Length: 29:28
  • Purchases: 1
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A Philosopher, a robot scientist and an historian talk about our obsession and fascination with the idea of creating mechanical life.

Bought by WFUV and KFAI


  • Added: Apr 26, 2005
  • Length: 29:30
  • Purchases: 2
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Radio Netherlands looks at what inspired Beethoven to write one of the most universally loved pieces of classical music.

Bought by KPIK-LP, South Dakota Public Broadcasting - Radio, WEKU, Yellowstone Public Radio, and WHQR


  • Added: Apr 19, 2005
  • Length: 29:29
  • Purchases: 5
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Albania’s environmental hotspots and how civil society is saying no to more trash from abroad.

  • Added: Apr 12, 2005
  • Length: 29:30
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“The Recruits” visits a village in rural Norway actively recruiting Dutch residents to discover whether the newcomers can revitalize a dying commun...

  • Added: Apr 05, 2005
  • Length: 29:30
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Cyborg Steve Mann claims his computer enhanced body can help create a more democratic society.

  • Added: Mar 29, 2005
  • Length: 29:31
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Explores the later life of Walt Whitman, considered by many to be the Father of Modern Poetry.

Bought by KMUN, KSJD, WHQR, and KUOW


  • Added: Mar 22, 2005
  • Length: 29:25
  • Purchases: 4
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Explores the early life of Walt Whitman, considered by many to be the Father of Modern Poetry.

Bought by WGBH Radio Boston, KUOW, and WJFF


  • Added: Mar 22, 2005
  • Length: 29:28
  • Purchases: 3
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Populations around the world are getting older and this will cause fiscal & social problems - both in developed and developing countries.

  • Added: Mar 22, 2005
  • Length: 29:31
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Comparing the lives of gay men over two centuries.

Bought by KFAI


  • Added: Mar 15, 2005
  • Length: 29:32
  • Purchases: 1