Programs A-Z

Recorded live every Saturday,  A Prairie Home Companion features comedy sketches, music, and Garrison Keillor's signature monologue, "The News from Lake Wobegon." It is the only live music and variety show aired nationwide today.
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Features classical music throughout the afternoon in a manner that's perfect for the home as well as the office.

Offers an in-depth presentation of the day's events, providing the chronology, background, debate - and sometimes the humor - that make up the news.

Almost Yesterday is a glimpse into the rich history of our region. Dr. Frank Nickell takes listeners on a journey to specific moments in time, such as the first radio broadcast on KFVS, the history of Farmington’s CarlstonCollege, and the...

America's Music Festivals features live concert recordings from music festivals across North America.

America's Test Kitchen is a real 2,500 square foot test kitchen located just outside of Boston that is home to more than three dozen full-time cooks and product testers. Our mission is simple: to develop the absolute best recipes for all of...

Beale Street Caravan broadcasts live recordings of Memphis music and its derivative forms to an international audience of 2.4 million worldwide weekly listeners on over 400 stations around the globe. Each program presents seasoned veterans...

The classical music radio format service of the WFMT Radio Network.

Covers such hot topics as broken things in Bluegrassland, gospel train songs, and "ain't" tunes. Plus, playing tunes from the seldom seen new bluegrass CD bins, where the latest discs in bluegrassdom are examined. And, of course, being based in...

Whether it's a morsel of Mozart, a bite of Beethoven, a helping of Handel, a dollup of Dvorak, or a scoop of Schubert, you'll find it at the Caffé Concerto. Advance reservations are not necessary.

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Imagine the Marx Brothers answering questions about automobiles. Picture Monty Python trying to imitate car noises. Think of A.J. Foyt telling someone how to open the car hood. Mix it all up, throw in a little Dr. Ruth and a little Smothers...

Classical Guitar Alive! enthusiastically promotes classical guitar-related music, performers and composers from many nationalities and cultures while integrating the work of American composers and performers.

Fresh Air Weekend opens the window on contemporary arts and issues with guests from worlds as diverse as literature and economics. Terry Gross hosts this multi-award-winning interview and features program. The veteran public radio interviewer...

Veteran actor (The Wire, Tremé) and New Orleans native Wendell Pierce brings outstanding performances each weel from Jazz at Lincoln Center's House of Swing. Each week, Pierce brings the story of jazz through music and the players in their own...

Marketplace Morning Report (MMR) is the morning sister program from the award-winning staff of Marketplace. Bringing you the morning business news "for the rest of us" in the time it takes you to drink your first cup of joe,...

Technology is reshaping our world; Marketplace Tech Report explores how. You'll hear from newsmakers, innovators, visionaries and creators about how technology is expanding, informing and transforming everyday experience. Tune in for...

Millennium of Music is the world's longest running program featuring early music, presenting music from major European music festivals and produces specials for Public Radio International.

Prepares listeners for the day with up-to-the-minute news, background analysis and commentary, plus comprehensive coverage of the arts and sports. KRCU provides local news at 6:06, 7:06 and 8:06.

Features recent performances by the great artists of our time and by the next generation of classical artists from around the globe. Plus, classical music news and features.

Radiolab is an experiential investigation that explores themes and ideas through a patchwork of people, sounds, and stories. In each episode, Radiolab experiments with sound and style allowing science to fuse with culture, and information to...

Snap Judgment tells intriguing stories about extraordinary and defining events in people's lives. The program’s raw, intimate, and musical brand of storytelling dares listeners to see a sliver of the world through another's eye.

A dynamic NPR show that combines hour-long radio episodes with short videos, photography, music and blog posts to reach audiences online and over the airwaves.

Barb Herbert aired her first Sunday Night at the Opera program on March 12, 1995. She says that she never thought it would be on the air this long. She calls it "the world's longest term paper." Barb writes, "The research is what makes it fun,...

TED hosts the world's most fascinating thinkers - convention-breaking mavericks, icons, and geniuses - who give the talk of their lives in 18 minutes or less about the best ideas in Technology, Entertainment, Design and much more.

Each week, listeners across the country and around the world tune in for a lively mix of current events and public affairs programming that ranges from hard news analysis of politics and international affairs to in-depth examinations of...

Discover your new favorite band on The Elliot Potter Show.

It's new music, old favorites, and unknown gems excavated from the far corners of the world ... and it's definitely not what you expect. 

Everything from home remedies to the latest breakthrough drugs are discussed on The People's Pharmacy. Pharmacologist Joe Graedon and medical anthropologist Terry Graedon talk to leading experts to discuss issues relating to drugs, herbs, home...

A weekly celebration of symphonic music in film, a fascinating cultural adventure through America’s best-loved art form.

Thursday, September 18
We'll hear music from realistic, unromanticized views of the Old West,...

A weekly celebration of symphonic music in film, a fascinating cultural adventure through America’s best-loved art form.

An international news program from PRI that links global events to American concerns. A co-production of the BBC World Service, Public Radio International and WGBH Radio Boston.

The weekly program explores a theme — fiascos, conventions, the job that takes over your life — through a playful mix of radio monologues, mini-documentaries, "found tape," short fiction and unusual music.

Friday, September 19

Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! is NPR's weekly hour-long quiz program. Each week on the radio you can test your knowledge against some of the best and brightest in the news and entertainment world while figuring out what's real news and what's...

Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! is NPR's weekly hour-long quiz program. Each week on the radio you can test your knowledge against some of the best and brightest in the news and entertainment world while figuring out what's real news and what's...

In-depth reporting and transformed the way listeners understand current events and view the world. Every weekday, hear two hours of breaking news mixed with compelling analysis, insightful commentaries, interviews, and special - sometimes...

The program wraps up the week's news and offers a mix of analysis and features on a wide range of topics, including arts, sports, entertainment, and human interest stories.

The program wraps up the week's news and offers a mix of analysis and features on a wide range of topics, including arts, sports, entertainment, and human interest stories.

Wits is bringing some of the hottest comedians and most popular and critically acclaimed indie musicians to St. Paul to record a live show of comedy, conversation, songs and surprises.

A live-audience broadcast and folk music conversation, taped each Monday at the historic Kentucky Theatre in Lexington, KY.

Folk music has been a part of America's heritage since the country was founded and the heartland's rich tradition in folk music mirrors that of the nation. Listeners to KRCU have been exploring folk music on the radio since September 1996 when...