Interlochen Public Radio

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A listener-supported broadcast service of Interlochen Center for the Arts, Interlochen Public Radio is home to two distinct radio stations serving northwest lower Michigan with music, news and culture from the region and the world – every day, 24 hours a day:

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13 Pieces

GAMEPLAY is a new show from Interlochen Public Radio that celebrates the vast worlds of videogame music. Each episode brings the music, composers and performers to life.

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26 Pieces

The National Writers Series in Traverse City, Michigan connects communities with some of the nation's premier authors and storytellers. Now, the best of these discussions are available to your community in this series from Interlochen Public Radio.

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13 Pieces

The National Writers Series in Traverse City, Michigan connects communities with some of the nation's premier authors and storytellers. Now, the best of these discussions are available to your community in this series from Interlochen Public Radio.

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24 Pieces

The National Writers Series in Traverse City, Michigan connects communities with some of the nation's premier authors and storytellers. Now, the best of these discussions are available to your community in this series from Interlochen Public Radio.

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23 Pieces

A weekly series (26 episodes per season) featuring decades of music from the archives of Interlochen Center for the Arts. Produced by Interlochen Public Radio.


Latest Pieces

Caption: student brass players in the 1980-81 Academy year, Credit: Interlochen Center for the Arts
This week's program features a variety of music written in memory.

Bought by KMXT, WKAR, and WGTE Public Media


  • Added: Jan 11, 2021
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3
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WDET's Jerome Vaughn talks with Albert Woodfox, author of "Solitary."

Bought by WCMU Michigan


  • Added: Jan 05, 2021
  • Length: 54:30
  • Purchases: 1
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Discussions with playwright Larissa FastHorse and thriller writer Ruth Ware.

  • Added: Jan 05, 2021
  • Length: 54:29
Caption: Alan Hovhaness works with Academy students in April 1982, Credit: Interlochen Center for the Arts
We revisit performances given in April 1982 when composer Alan Hovhaness was in residence at Interlochen Arts Academy.

Bought by WGTE Public Media, KMXT, and WKAR


  • Added: Jan 04, 2021
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3
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The life and music of clarinetist David Shifrin is the focus of this week's episode.

Bought by WBAA, KMXT, WGTE Public Media, and WKAR


  • Added: Dec 28, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Joe and Faye Maddy in 1964, Credit: Interlochen Center for the Arts
This episode features a variety of sacred and secular music for the Christmas season

Bought by WBAA, WKAR, WGTE Public Media, and RadioStPete Florida


  • Added: Dec 14, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: The Interlochen Arts Academy Choir (1966-67 academy year), Credit: Interlochen Center for the Arts
This program features a variety of psalm settings performed by decades of students from Interlochen Arts Camp and Academy.

Bought by WBAA and WGTE Public Media


  • Added: Dec 14, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 2
Caption: Marvis Martin performs at Interlochen in 1985, Credit: Interlochen Center for the Arts
In July of 1985, soprano Marvis Martin visited Interlochen and presented a recital with pianist Gary Ledet.

Bought by KMXT, WBAA, WKAR, and WGTE Public Media


  • Added: Dec 07, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4
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This program features the career of Darita Seth, from his time as a student composer at Interlochen Arts Academy to his tenure with the ensemble Ch...

Bought by WBAA, WKAR, WGTE Public Media, and KMXT


  • Added: Nov 30, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Interlochen Arts Academy opera theater students in the 2012-13 academy year, Credit: Interlochen Center for the Arts
This week's program features decades of Interlochen students performing music from the operatic stage.

Bought by KCSC, WBAA, KMXT, and WKAR


  • Added: Nov 23, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 4