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:

Series

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29 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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20 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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26 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.

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6 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: 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 KCSC, KMXT, WBAA, WKAR, and WGTE Public Media


  • Added: Dec 07, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 5
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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 KCSC, WBAA, WKAR, WGTE Public Media, and KMXT


  • Added: Nov 30, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 5
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 WGTE Public Media, KCSC, WBAA, KMXT, and WKAR


  • Added: Nov 23, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 5
Caption: Jerry Bilik
On this episode, we revisit a 1987 recital by pianist, composer, humorist and Interlochen Arts Camp/National Music Camp alumnus Jerry Bilik featuri...

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


  • Added: Nov 16, 2020
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 5
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Cynthia Canty talks with journalist Bob Giles, author of "When Truth Mattered."

Bought by WKAR, WCMU Michigan, WNMU-FM, and Michigan Radio


  • Added: Nov 15, 2020
  • Length: 54:30
  • Purchases: 4
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Interviews with authors Yaa Gyasi and Kate Walbert.

Bought by WCMU Michigan and WKAR


  • Added: Nov 14, 2020
  • Length: 54:29
  • Purchases: 2

  • Added: Nov 14, 2020
  • Length: 54:29
  • Purchases: 4
Caption: Jung-Ho Pak conducts the World Youth Symphony Orchestra in 2011, Credit: Interlochen Center for the Arts
On this episode, we celebrate the orchestral music of Ludwig van Beethoven

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


  • Added: Nov 09, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 5
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On this edition of the Interlochen Collection, we talk with classical guitarist Gohar Vardanyan about her time as a student at Interlochen and her ...

Bought by RadioFreePalmer, KCSC, WBAA, KMXT, WKAR and more


  • Added: Nov 02, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 6
Caption: A student piccolo player in the summer of 1963, Credit: Interlochen Center for the Arts
This program features music that is "petite," "little," "miniature," "small" and, of course, "kleine."

Bought by KCSC, WBAA, KMXT, WNMU-FM, WKAR and more


  • Added: Oct 26, 2020
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 6