WTJU

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WTJU enriches the culture of Virginia and extends the educational mission of UVa by bringing together diverse individuals and communities through exceptional music and conversation. Founded in 1955 and on-air since 1957, WTJU began as an educational radio station centered around classical music. Today, WTJU continues its mission of education and community engagement encompassing four main genres of music (classical, jazz, folk, and rock), as well as community stories.

Series

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79 Pieces

Each week, "Heifetz On Air" presents captivating performances by Heifetz International Music Institute students, alums, and faculty -- recorded on stage in Staunton and in WTJU's Charlottesville studios.

  • From: WTJU
  • Updated: Feb 10, 2023
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101 Pieces

"Jazz at 100” is that story – one hundred years of jazz recordings – in 100 one-hour programs that will present representative music from a century of recorded jazz history

  • From: WTJU
  • Updated: Feb 22, 2017
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51 Pieces

With 100 years of recorded jazz at our fingertips, it can be difficult for working musicians to be heard. Jazz at 100 Today! celebrates recent music from the living treasures who keep pushing boundaries while standing on the shoulders of giants.

  • From: WTJU
  • Updated: Aug 05, 2020
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2 Pieces

Telemetry, is an unconventional music series, showcasing bold new musical compositions, new instrumentation, and unique collaborations across space and genre. New episodes every month.

  • From: WTJU
  • Updated: Jul 23, 2019
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256 Pieces

Each week Peter Jones and company perform various children's stories for listeners.

  • From: WTJU
  • Updated: May 24, 2013
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9 Pieces

The Crystal Ball with Larry Sabato, Kyle Kondik, and Geoff Skelley features clear-eyed election news, analysis, and projections in a concise package, uploaded every Monday by 12:30pm.

  • From: WTJU
  • Updated: Nov 05, 2012
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9 Pieces

The Crystal Ball with Larry Sabato, Kyle Kondik, and Geoff Skelley features clear-eyed election news, analysis, and projections in a concise package, uploaded every Monday by 12:30pm.

  • From: WTJU
  • Updated: Nov 05, 2012

Latest Pieces

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"Gertrude McFuzz" and "Horton Hatches an Egg"

  • Added: Jul 26, 2013
  • Length: 28:12
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"Rumpelstiltskin" and "Oniroku"

  • Added: Jul 12, 2013
  • Length: 28:23
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"Nanny Goat and the Seven Little Kids" and "The Mitten/Anansi and the Talking Melon"

  • Added: Jun 14, 2013
  • Length: 28:07
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Peter and Co. perform "Giraffe" and "JumpMouse"

  • Added: May 31, 2013
  • Length: 28:11
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Lewis Reining examines the election results prediction from the UVA Center for Politics released on Monday. Guest: Geoff Skelley from the UVA Cente...

  • Added: Nov 05, 2012
  • Length: 03:30
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Lewis Reining examines the election results prediction from the UVA Center for Politics released on Monday. Guest: Geoff Skelley from the UVA Cente...

  • Added: Nov 05, 2012
  • Length: 01:00
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Lewis Reining examines the examines the political implications of Hurricane Sandy. Guest: Geoff Skelley from the UVA Center for Politics

  • Added: Oct 29, 2012
  • Length: 03:30
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Lewis Reining examines the examines the political implications of Hurricane Sandy. Guest: Geoff Skelley from the UVA Center for Politics

  • Added: Oct 29, 2012
  • Length: 01:00
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Lewis Reining examines the aftermath of the second Presidential Debate and where the polls stand as the race enters its final phase. Guest: Geoff S...

  • Added: Oct 22, 2012
  • Length: 03:30
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Lewis Reining examines the aftermath of the second Presidential Debate and where the polls stand as the race enters its final phase. Guest: Geoff S...

  • Added: Oct 22, 2012
  • Length: 01:00