WAMU

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WAMU 88.5 FM is the leading public radio station for NPR news and information in the greater Washington D.C. area. It is member-supported, professionally-staffed, and licensed to American University. Since 1961, WAMU has provided programming to a growing audience that now totals more than 450,000 listeners in the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia.

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Hosted by Lee Michael Demsey [http://bluegrasscountry.org/about/hosts/lee-michael-demsey/]

  • From: WAMU
  • Updated: Oct 31, 2009
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1 Piece

Every year more than one million students fail to graduate from high school on time. But we rarely explore what happens next. What are these students’ lives like 10, 20, even 40 years after they leave the classroom? Do they ever get a second chance?

  • From: WAMU
  • Updated: Sep 19, 2013
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6 Pieces

Latitudes takes you into the lives of everyday people around the world to hear stories that engage the intellect, the conscience and the imagination. It's currently a four-part series, which can be aired as stand alone programs.

  • From: WAMU
  • Updated: Oct 12, 2012
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2 Pieces

WAMU's Bluegrass Country asks some of the finest musicians in bluegrass music what they are listening to and how it influences their own music.

  • From: WAMU
  • Updated: Sep 15, 2009
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54 Pieces

WAMU's Bluegrass Country presents a series of tips from some of the finest musicians in bluegrass music.

  • From: WAMU
  • Updated: May 05, 2009
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10 Pieces

Hosted by Hubie King [http://bluegrasscountry.org/about/hosts/hubie-king/]

  • From: WAMU
  • Updated: Oct 31, 2009
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1 Piece

Hosted by Cliff Furnald, RootsWorld Radio takes you on a global music tour, with no boundaries and no limits!

  • From: WAMU
  • Updated: Oct 18, 2012
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2 Pieces

In-depth, topical programming from the Washington, DC studios of WAMU's Bluegrass Country [http://www.bluegrasscountry.org].

  • From: WAMU
  • Updated: Oct 31, 2009
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19 Pieces

The Katy Daley Show is an hour-long syndicated broadcast originating from WAMU's Bluegrass Country in Washington, D.C.

  • From: WAMU
  • Updated: May 28, 2009
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31 Pieces

The topic - education. WAMU's education reporting has been generously supported in-part by the Corporation For Public Broadcasting.

  • From: WAMU
  • Updated: Apr 29, 2018

Latest Pieces

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Tips about learning an instrument from Barrett Smith.

  • Added: May 12, 2009
  • Length: 01:33
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Composition tips from Tony Trischka.

  • Added: May 12, 2009
  • Length: 01:49
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Tips about sound reinforcement from Andy Hall.

  • Added: May 12, 2009
  • Length: 01:09
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Fiddle player Alan Jabbour speaks with WAMU's Bluegrass Country about the importance of classic influences.

  • Added: May 12, 2009
  • Length: 01:24
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Phil Leadbetter speaks with WAMU's Bluegrass Country about style and originality.

  • Added: May 12, 2009
  • Length: :50
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Singing tips from Doyle Lawson.

  • Added: May 12, 2009
  • Length: 01:23
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Tips on repertoire from Bruce Molsky.

  • Added: May 12, 2009
  • Length: 01:05
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Tips on shipping instruments from Paul Beard.

  • Added: May 12, 2009
  • Length: 02:46
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A tip for Banjo players from Alan Munde.

  • Added: May 12, 2009
  • Length: 01:41
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Tips about life on the road from Missy Raines.

  • Added: May 12, 2009
  • Length: 01:25