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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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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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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ABG visits a Worldwide Fund for Nature project to restore the Zambian wetlands which - since the construction of two huge hydroelectric dams on the...

Bought by CKMO and KUOW


  • Added: Nov 09, 2004
  • Length: 29:29
  • Purchases: 2
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An obituary of Theo van Gogh, the controversial Dutch filmmaker and columnist who was murdered November 2nd by a Muslim fundamentalist

  • Added: Nov 02, 2004
  • Length: 03:46
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THE 350TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE DELFT EXPLOSION IN 1654.

  • Added: Nov 02, 2004
  • Length: 29:28
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Dutch and American college students visit the Western Front with their professor.

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio


  • Added: Oct 13, 2004
  • Length: 29:29
  • Purchases: 1
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Amsterdam’s Eastern Docklands have been redeveloped from an industrial site to an urban area with more than 8,000 houses.

  • Added: Oct 05, 2004
  • Length: 29:29
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French Muslims are launching alternatives to perceived American products including Halal Fried Chicken and Mecca Cola

Bought by WPSU and WYSO


  • Added: Sep 29, 2004
  • Length: 04:58
  • Purchases: 2
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Documentary about biodiversity, what it is and why it’s important in connection with UN ‘International Day of Biological Diversity’.

  • Added: Sep 28, 2004
  • Length: 29:16
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The swan as an inspiration for art, mythology, music and poetry, and its private life off-stage as a bird in nature.

Bought by KFAI, WFUV, and WHQR


  • Added: Sep 21, 2004
  • Length: 29:26
  • Purchases: 3
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A look at the consequences of the conflict in the Holy Land. (1:00:00)

Bought by WMUB, WMPG, and Yellowstone Public Radio


  • Added: Sep 16, 2004
  • Length: 01:00:00
  • Purchases: 3
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Israel is deporting all 200,000 of its illegal migrants, including Juan, Josie and their three children from the Philippines. (29:29)

  • Added: Sep 11, 2004
  • Length: 29:29