Programs A-Z

  • Sports can be fun, thrilling, and heartbreaking... local, national or global. I love talking sports, and I've been known to express an almost imperceptible preference for

  • Every weekday for over three decades, NPR's Morning Edition has taken listeners around the country and the world with multi-faceted stories and commentaries that inform...

  • Host Joel Najman weaves musicology, anthropology, sociology, and even psychology among the music of the '50s and '60s, creating a snapshot of life at that time. With My Place, you enjoy the music as well as the story behind the song.<...

  • The two-hour radio program, which is broadcast and syndicated nationally 52 weeks a year by the WFMT Radio Network, represents virtually the Orchestra’s entire 2014-15 season. It includes interviews with Philharmonic musicians, guest artists,...

  • NEXT is a weekly radio show and podcast hosted by John Dankosky, based at WNPR in Hartford, Connecticut.

    Our laboratory is all of New England -- one of America's oldest places -- at a time...

  • On Being examines the big questions at the center of human life, from the boldest new science of the human brain to the most ancient traditions of the human spirit.

  • Hear provocative voices and passionate discussion as Tom confronts the stories that are at the center of what is important in the world today. Leaving no perspective unchallenged, On Point digs past the...

  • For one hour a week, On The Media tries to lift the veil from the process of "making media," especially news media, because it's through that lens that we see the world and the world sees us.

     

  • Only A Game is a weekly one-hour radio sports magazine that appeals to sports fans and sports avoiders alike. On each program, hear about the significance of sports in our culture and the drama, comedy,...

  • The Vermont Center for Ecostudies and VPR unite the sounds and science of nature in this monthly feature. The program is hosted by biologists Kent McFarland and Sara Zahendra, who share their knowledge, expertise and enthusiasm for wildlife...

  • Efficiency experts would have loved Mozart. Some composers spend years, even decades, writing a single symphony. But in 1783, Mozart proved that it's possible to get the job done in just four days. We'll hear Mozart's weekend masterpiece, his...

  • Philosophy Talk celebrates the value of the examined life. Each week, host philosophers John Perry and Ken Taylor invite you to join them in conversation on a wide variety of issues ranging from...

  • The pipe organ is the exclusive focus of this weekly program. Each week, host Michael Barone shares selected organ works and performances, and in doing so, encourages listeners to engage both their ears and imaginations to gain greater...

  • q is an energetic daily arts, culture and entertainment magazine that takes you on a smart and surprising ride, interviewing personalities and tackling the cultural issues that matter.

  • Radiolab is a show about curiosity. Where sound illuminates ideas, and the boundaries blur between science, philosophy, and human experience.

  • Reveal is from the Center for Investigative Reporting.

  • On Rumble Strip, you’ll hear from artists and criminals, taxidermists and soccer moms, lawyers and waitresses. Erica Heilman invites herself into people's homes to find out what they know, what they hate, who they love, what they’re afraid of,...

  • The San Francisco Symphony is widely considered to be among the most artistically adventurous and innovative arts institutions in the United States.

    Since its beginning in 1911, it's...

  • Saturday Matinee features The American Opera Series produced by the WFMT Radio Network and live broadcasts of the

  • It was a dark and stormy night when, suddenly, Richard Sher drew the Trivial Pursuit question "What do you call the band of low pressure that surrounds the Earth at the Equator?"

    In his typically debonair fashion, his first thought was: ...

  • Covering the outer reaches of space to the tiniest microbes in our bodies, Science Friday is the trusted source for news about science, technology, and other cool stuff. Each week host Ira Flatow mixes it up with people in the know and those...

  • Snap Judgment delivers a raw, musical brand of storytelling that challenges listeners see the world through the eyes of another. Host and creator Glynn Washington describes the program as "story telling with a beat." Each week is built...

  • StoryCorps is America's oral history project. Since 2003, StoryCorps has collected more than 60,000 interviews with over 100,000 participants from all backgrounds -- the largest single collection of human voices ever gathered....

  • Sundays are made for sleeping in, gathering with family or friends for a leisurely brunch, going to worship, or relaxing alone with the crossword puzzle a steaming mug of coffee.

    Sunday Baroque...

  • SymphonyCast features a full-length concert by a national or international symphony orchestra. Concerts are drawn from Europe's leading ensembles, along with U.S. orchestras, including the Los...

  • The The TED Radio Hour brings innovators and thinkers from around the world together to explore technology, entertainment and design and present ideas worth spreading. ...

  • The Catch-Up is VPR's news explainer series: we tell you what you need to know about the news in Vermont.

    Do you have feedback or a suggested topic? Contact The...

  • Recorded live in New York's Alice Tully Hall, The Chamber Music Society Of Lincoln Center features stellar performances with commentary by Elliott Forrest...

  • The Moth Radio Hour features true stories told live on stage without scripts, notes, props, or accompaniment.

    Each episode features humorous, heartbreaking, or poignant tales that captivate...

  • More than just talking about recipes, Splendid Table explores everything about food: the culture, the science, the history, the back stories and the deeper meanings that come together...

  • The Takeaway with John Hockeberry is is a fast paced look at the news of the day.  Newsmakers, experts, and people affected by the news are all part of the conversation.  You’ll hear in the moment conversations, sharp analysis and stories you...

  • This five-minute radio gem is a listener favorite. Tune in for the Writer's Almanac as host Garrison Keillor recounts the highlights of that day in history and reads a...

  • This American Life features first-person stories and short fiction pieces that are touching, funny, and surprising. Hosted by Ira Glass, from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio.

  • To The Best Of Our Knowledge cracks open the world and the ideas that fuel its engine, with interviews that explore the culture, the debate, the stories, the science and the actual sound of it all.

  • The Vermont Garden Journal is a weekly program hosted by horticulturalist Charlie Nardozzi. Each week, Nardozzi will focus on a topic that's relevant to both new and experienced gardeners, including pruning lilac bushes, growing blight-free...

  • Choral singing is an important part of community life, and a major part of our rich cultural life here in the Green Mountain State. About a quarter of all American households have at least one person singing in a choir—in Vermont that number is...

  • VPR Classical is Vermont's statewide classical music station. We bring you the broad world of classical music with a strong local connection: local hosts throughout the week, live performances, news about events in your community, and more.

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  • Currently celebrating its 80th season, the Vermont Symphony Orchestra is one of the cultural hallmarks of Vermont. VPR is proud to bring you our new weekly series, the VSO on VPR Classical: The Vermont Symphony...

  • 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...

  • In-depth reporting and transformed the way listeners understand current events and view the world.

  • Saturday mornings are made for Weekend Edition Saturday, the program wraps up the week's news and offers a mix of analysis and features on a wide range of topics,...

  • Weekend Edition Sunday features interviews with newsmakers, artists, scientists, politicians, musicians, writers, theologians and historians. The program has covered...

  • Weekly Conversation On The Arts is your window into the Vermont arts community. Every week, we talk with authors, actors, playwrights, musicians, artists and the people who make the arts happen in our area.

  • VPR partners with the Young Writers Project to present selections of the work of young writers in Vermont.

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