The Interlochen Collection

Series produced by Interlochen Public Radio

Caption: Joe Maddy at Interlochen Public Radio, 1965
Joe Maddy at Interlochen Public Radio, 1965 

A weekly series featuring decades of music from the archives of Interlochen Center for the Arts. Produced by Interlochen Public Radio.

Sound the call! This weekly series features archival recordings from Interlochen Center for the Arts. Each week, hear stories from Interlochen's history, updates from notable alumni and, of course, lots of music performed in the land of the stately pines.


10 Pieces

Order by: Newest First | Oldest First
Caption: Students on a snow unicorn in the winter of 1972
On this edition of The Interlochen Collection, it’s music for band, orchestra and wind quintet inspired by folk songs and styles from Scotland, Eng...

Bought by KCSC and WKAR


  • Added: Aug 20, 2019
  • Length: 58:55
  • Purchases: 2
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On this edition of The Interlochen Collection, it’s music from New York’s Lincoln Center. We’ll revisit a performance by the Interlochen Arts Acade...

Bought by WBAA, KCSC, and WKAR


  • Added: Aug 13, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 3
Caption: Joe Maddy at Interlochen Public Radio, 1965
On this edition of The Interlochen Collection, it’s music by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. We’ll hear his music for orchestra, wind octet, string quarte...

Bought by KCSC and WKAR


  • Added: Aug 26, 2019
  • Length: 58:54
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: William Warfield
On this edition of The Interlochen Collection, we’ll revisit a concert that baritone William Warfield gave at Interlochen in the fall of 1984.

Bought by WKAR


  • Added: Sep 23, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Thor Johnson conducting the Interlochen Orchestra in the Jessie V. Stone building
On this edition of The Interlochen Collection, it’s music composed and performed by teenagers. We’ll hear music written during various composers’ ...

Bought by WKAR


  • Added: Sep 18, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Interlochen Arts Academy Jazz Ensemble 1994-95
On this edition of The Interlochen Collection, it’s music about birds. We’ll hear music about mythical birds, little birds, thieving birds, singing...

Bought by WKAR


  • Added: Sep 12, 2019
  • Length: 58:50
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: The 1962-63 Interlochen Arts Academy Orchestra in Orchestra Hall
On this edition of The Interlochen Collection, it’s music from Finland. We feature pieces by composers including Suolahti, Klami, Rautavaara, and S...

Bought by WNMU-FM and WKAR


  • Added: Oct 01, 2019
  • Length: 58:56
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: 1989-90 Interlochen Arts Academy students bird tagging
On this edition of The Interlochen Collection, it’s music for the seasons. You’ll hear music from all autumn, winter, spring, and summer. The progr...

Bought by WKAR


  • Added: Oct 07, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Erica Goodman with a harp
On this edition of The Interlochen Collection, we look at the career of harpist Erica Goodman, who spent 8 summers as a camper at Interlochen in th...

Bought by KCSC and WKAR


  • Added: Sep 03, 2019
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Edward Frohlich cutting the ribbon for the opening of the Frohlich Piano and Percussion building
On this edition of The Interlochen Collection, we revisit the memorial recital given in honor of Interlochen trustee Edward P. Frohlich in 2003. ...

  • Added: Oct 14, 2019
  • Length: 58:57