• 2006
  • 2:30
  • USA

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Disrupted

By Seth Lind

I'm just trying to get some information. (more)

Shortdocs06
  • 2009
  • 12:23
  • Canada

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The Mender of Lost Hearts

By Steve McNally & Samite Mulondo

Child soldiers in the Democratic Republic of Congo lead grim lives -- they’re forcibly recruited to serve with government forces or rebel troops in a long and bloody civil conflict that’s ravaged the region for years. (more)

Mlh_al
  • 2011
  • 9:30
  • USA

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Practice, Practice, Practice

By Stanzi Vaubel

Everyone knows the riddle: How do you get to Carnegie Hall? And the answer: Practice, practice, practice. But what if you practice, practice, practice, and still don't get there? (more)

Cello
  • 2007
  • 3:10
  • USA

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Life Plays On

By Byron Flitsch

An insecure boy discovers, through a saying on a mug, that there is more going on in the lives of others than meets the eye. (more)

Shortdocs_07
  • 2004
  • 57:59
  • USA

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Re:sound #10: The Suitcase Show

By Various producers

This hour: a mysterious suitcase, basement bhangra, and more. (more)

Flightseries_2
  • 2012
  • 2:48
  • France

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Pink Pong

By Daniel Martin-Borret

Louise tries to teach me singing, and Philip speaks about silence and writing. (more)

Artworks-000021508960-ysja53-original
  • 2013
  • 2:40
  • USA

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Umami to the Ears

By Brittany Gervais & Victoria Bedford

Weirdo Records is a closet-sized vinyl shop in Cambridge, Massachusetts where Angela Sawyer hosts experimental music concerts, for those with a unique and unorthodox musical taste. (more)

Sd13_gervais_umami
  • 2001
  • 42:27
  • Canada

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Mucho Corazon

By Chris Brookes & Michele Ernsting

Mucho Corazon tells the story of Leon Perlee, who builds and restores antique street organs in Holland’s oldest surviving street organ business, and Milades Sosa, who works at a Cuban organ factory. (more)

Muchocorazon_pidgey
  • 2011
  • 28:22
  • UK

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Downtown Avant Garde

By Steve Shepherd

Composer, label owner and multi-instrumentalist John Zorn is one of the most beloved (and provocative) American masters of free jazz, improvisation, and musical innovation. (more)

Zorn_cropped
  • 2010
  • 59:30
  • USA

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Resound #137 The Jazz and Freedom Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: Jazz and the struggle for civil rights in South Africa and the U.S. (more)

Hugh_masekela-the_chisa_years_b
  • 2003
  • 4:05
  • USA

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The Books

By The Books

Paul de Jong and Nick Zammuto, otherwise known as the Books, incorporate an array of sound fragments and miniature stories into their music. (more)

Oh_newsite
  • 2011
  • 59:00
  • USA

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Re:sound # 140 The Country-Western Show

By Multiple producers

This week: every country song tells a story and has a story behind it. (more)

Georgejones
  • 2012
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Through the Perforated Tan Walls

By Kim Peterson

A community of music lovers share their experiences with the practice rooms at Allen Hall, a Living and Learning dorm at University of Illinois. (more)

Artworks-000020693257-6kzz1b-original
  • 2013
  • 31:01
  • USA/AUS

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John Cage and the Question of Genre

By Chris Abrahams, Sherre DeLys & Rick Moody

Form dances with function in this "seriously uncompromising"* and seriously compelling piece not so much about John Cage, as of the composer, music theorist, mycologist and artist, John Cage. (more)

Quiet
  • 2008
  • 59:29
  • USA

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Re:sound #93: The Singing Show

By Various

This hour: a Japanese blues singer, an aging opera fan, and homemade recordings of a rural children's choir. (more)

Tciaf_placerholders_1
  • 2006
  • 2:30
  • USA

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They Didn't Get Along

By Michael Hearst & Rick Moody

An inquiry into the nature of human relationships over the course of eons, featuring musical accompaniment in diverse time signatures, and a British narrator. (more)

Shortdocs06
  • 2010
  • 59:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #130: The Chicago Show

By Various

This hour: Chicago. Hogbutcher to the world, jewel of the Midwest, and everything inbetween. (more)

Dabears
  • 2010
  • 0:06
  • USA, UK, The Netherlands

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2010 TC/RHDF Competition Winners

By 2010 Winners

Announcing the winners of this year's Third Coast / Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition! (more)

2010ac_group Tcf-winner-award
  • 2006
  • 58:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #43: The Music Show

By Various producers

This hour: time-lapse phonography, a much-sampled beat, and the only instrument you can play without actually touching. (more)

Tciaf_placerholders_1
  • 2006
  • 2:30
  • USA

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Saul and Joshua

By Seth Lind

They play well together, but . . . (more)

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