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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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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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.

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

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


Latest Pieces

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’ ...

  • Added: Sep 18, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
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...

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  • Added: Sep 12, 2019
  • Length: 58:50
  • Purchases: 1

  • Added: Sep 05, 2019
  • Length: 54:28
  • Purchases: 1
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Novelist Karl Marlantes, whose latest book is "Deep River," talks with Benjamin Busch.

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  • Added: Sep 05, 2019
  • Length: 54:29
  • 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...

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  • Added: Sep 03, 2019
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 1
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...

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  • Added: Aug 26, 2019
  • Length: 58:54
  • Purchases: 1
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...

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  • Added: Aug 20, 2019
  • Length: 58:55
  • Purchases: 1
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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 KCSC and WKAR


  • Added: Aug 13, 2019
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 2
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John Bacon talks with author and historian Douglas Brinkley.

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  • Added: Aug 03, 2019
  • Length: 54:31
  • Purchases: 1
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Lead Star founder Angie Morgan talks with author Daniel Pink.

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  • Added: Aug 03, 2019
  • Length: 54:30
  • Purchases: 1