WFIU

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WFIU Public Media has been broadcasting from the Bloomington campus of Indiana University since October, 1950. The station is a charter member of the National Public Radio network, and along with 90 other stations, it carried the premiere broadcast of NPR's in-depth news program, All Things Considered, on May 3, 1971. WFIU now broadcasts classical music, jazz, and news and information 24 hours a day. WFIU can be heard throughout Southern and Central Indiana: * 103.7 FM | Bloomington * 100.7 FM | Columbus * 101.7 FM | French Lick/West Baden * 98.9 FM | Greensburg * 106.1 FM | Kokomo * 95.1 FM | Terre Haute and on WFIU2 * 101.9 FM | Bloomington * and online at wfiu.org. Our mission: We inspire, inform, and involve. Our values and activities are born of the purposes and hopes of Indiana University and of our listeners. For us, this work is a public trust.

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Two time Grammy Award winner Sylvia McNair presents a fun program of classical music and stories about the multitudes of conductors, singers, instrumentalists, and composers she has worked with over her storied career.

  • From: WFIU
  • Updated: Sep 03, 2020
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"Produced in the style of a modern cinematic full-cast audio play, The Ernie Pyle Experiment! is a thirteen-episode radio program/podcast chronicling Ernie Pyle’s pre-war work as a travelling columnist for the Scripps-Howard Newspaper syndicate from 1935-1942."

  • From: WFIU
  • Updated: Oct 27, 2020

Latest Pieces

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“Double, double, toil and trouble; Fire burn, and cauldron bubble.” We’ll catch an early music fright listening to scary sounds for Halloween…but...

  • Added: Aug 25, 2022
  • Length: 58:58
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A "frighteningly" awesome Halloween special! Paranormal jazz encounters...with music from Duke Ellington, Miles Davis, Red Norvo, and more.

Bought by WLVT, KLCC, Delmarva Public Media, Troy Public Radio, KAZU Seaside, Calif. and more


  • Added: Aug 25, 2022
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 10
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Jazz for the Labor Day holiday, with special guest jazz historian Ted Gioia (author of the book WORK SONGS). Featured artists include Duke Ellingt...

Bought by WNMU-FM, South Dakota Public Broadcasting - Radio, WRGY, KBBI Alaska, WCBE and more


  • Added: Aug 25, 2022
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 39
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Jazz with an autumnal theme, from Nat King Cole, Kenny Dorham, John Coltrane, Duke Ellington with Frank Sinatra, Sonny Rollins, and more.

Bought by Northeast Indiana Public Radio, South Dakota Public Broadcasting - Radio, Northeast Indiana Public Radio, Radio Catskill, WVAS and more


  • Added: Aug 25, 2022
  • Length: 59:01
  • Purchases: 19
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The leaves are changing colors, the air outside is brisker, fall is upon us, and on this episode of Afterglow, we’ll be saluting some of the best a...

Bought by Troy Public Radio, Northeast Indiana Public Radio, and KUFM - Montana Public Radio


  • Added: Aug 25, 2022
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 3
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On this episode, we explore some of the most haunting, bewitching, and eerie tunes from the Great American Songbook for the haunted holiday of Hall...

Bought by Raven Radio, KCNP, WLVT, Troy Public Radio, KLCC and more


  • Added: Aug 25, 2022
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 8
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In 1943, Duke Ellington debuted a landmark 43-minute musical portrayal of the African-American experience at Carnegie Hall. We'll hear music from i...

Bought by WWNO, WVIA, KLCC, WCPN, Northeast Indiana Public Radio and more


  • Added: Aug 25, 2022
  • Length: 59:03
  • Purchases: 15
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In January 1943, bandleader and composer Duke Ellington took his orchestra into Carnegie Hall for the first time and chose to make his debut with a...

  • Added: Aug 25, 2022
  • Length: 59:03
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Tunes with a groove and music with a message. Here's another weekly serving of sweet soul, funky jazz, old school rock, Americana, and world music ...

  • Added: Aug 25, 2022
  • Length: 01:56:04
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Here's another weekly serving of sweet soul, funky jazz, old school rock, Americana, and world music blended into a flavorful gumbo for the ears an...

  • Added: Aug 25, 2022
  • Length: 01:56:03