Radio Special Program

State of the Re:Union: Ithaca, NY- Power to the People

Sun, 06/21/2015 - 9:00pm

The climate is going haywire, and politicians are bickering over what to do about it, or whether to do anything at all. But that’s only part of the story.

Song: Mirror of the World

Sun, 06/21/2015 - 2:00pm

American opera baritone Thomas Hampson hosts this 13-week series which explores classical song – poetry set to music – and its reflection as a prism for understanding culture and history.

Intelligence Squared US: Should States be Required to License Same-sex Marriages?

Sun, 06/14/2015 - 9:00pm

Traditional marriage, between one man and one woman, has existed for millennia, and until recently, States always adhered to the traditional definition. But does this traditional practice violate the Constitution?

Intelligence Squared U.S.: Is Obama's Iran Deal Good for America?

Sun, 06/07/2015 - 9:00pm

In April 2015, the P5+1, the five permanent members of the UN Security Council plus Germany, negotiated an interim nuclear accord with Iran.

Minnesota Orchestra’s Cuba Tour

Fri, 05/15/2015 - 8:00pm

Led by Music Director Osmo Vänskä, the Minnesota Orchestra performs live in Havana.

The Electric Circus Tribute to Liz Michael on WRUR-FM 88.5

Tue, 05/05/2015 - 6:00pm

WRUR-FM 88.5 pays tribute to Liz Michael, host of The Electric Circus.

Intelligence Squared US: Is Smart Technology Making Us Dumb?

Sun, 05/31/2015 - 9:00pm

Smart technology grants us unprecedented, immediate access to knowledge and to each other—a ubiquitous and seamless presence in everyday life. But is there a downside to all of this connectivity?

Bravo! Vail Summer Music Festival 2014

Wed, 05/27/2015 - 8:00pm

Hailed as one of the top ten classical music festivals in the U.S., Bravo! Vail is a destination for nearly 600 musicians and three world-class orchestras

America Abroad: Burma at the Crossroads

Sun, 05/24/2015 - 9:00pm

This fall, Burma is scheduled to hold a historic presidential election.

Chopin: In Our Day and His

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 8:00pm

In this two-hour documentary with pianist, pedagogue, and Chopin specialist, Elizabeth Sombart, listeners are introduced to the radically new musical language that Chopin created

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