Programs A-Z

Afropop began as a one-hour, weekly, public radio program focused on the urban music of contemporary Africa.  When NPR first aired our series in the fall of 1988, the word “Afropop” was pretty much unheard-of, but it quickly became the...

Presenting a broad range of American music — blues and jazz, gospel and soul, old-time country and rockabilly, Cajun and zydeco, Tejano and Latin, roots rock and pop, avant-garde and classical, the songs and stories on American Routes describe...

Echoes brings together a wide array of styles, from acoustic to electronic, jazz to space music, the avant-garde to rock. Echoes is a sound that is cross-cultural and trans-millennial, merging cultures and forms, technology and tradition, the...

Hosted by acclaimed pianist Christopher O’Riley, From the Top celebrates the amazing performances and captivating stories of extraordinary young classical musicians. Each one hour episode presents five high-caliber performances along with...

Host David Gans takes us on the "Long Strange Trip" of the music of the Grateful Dead. 

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Jazz After Hours is a late night jazz radio show hosted by Jim Wilke, heard Friday and Saturday nights across the U.S. and parts of Canada since 1984. Like the last set at a jazz club, the mood is mellow but not without...

Each week on JazzSet, host Dee Dee Bridgewater shares exclusive live jazz performances.

Bridgewater brings a lifetime of artistic achievement to JazzSet. She won a Tony for The Wiz, Grammys for Dear Ella and Eleanora Fagan: To Billie...

Live At The Linda airs every Wednesday night (and Sunday's in July and August) from 8pm - 10pm on WAMC Northeast Public Radio bringing you some of the best musical acts to come to The Linda - WAMC's Performing...

A mix of ambient, electronic, world, new age, classical and experimental music; recognized as the original, most widely heard, premiere showcase for "contemplative music, broadly defined." 

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Singer/guitarist John Pizzarelli takes listeners on a 2-hour tour through the great American songbook. 

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