• 2007
  • 2:59
  • Netherlands

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Of Mice and Music

By David Swatling

Tragic kitchen incident inspires manic musings on singing mice. (more)

Shortdocs_07
  • 2012
  • 3:31
  • USA

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Someone's Screaming Outside

By Mad Genius

Someone's Screaming Outside revisits the rainy Florida night George Zimmerman met Trayvon Martin, using only 911 calls from that evening and musical samples from YouTube videos reacting to the tragedy. (more)

Mg_cellphone
  • 2010
  • 1:52
  • USA

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A Clothing Frenzied

By Ben Zimmerman

Ben Zimmerman ran The Books' samples through a sequenced Peavey Pro-Fex, created the track in Ableton, mastered it, ran it through several custom dynamic pitch and time-scaling effects (a different program for each submission) and mastered it again. (more)

A_clothing_frenzied_-_ben_zimmerman
  • 2002
  • 25:28
  • USA

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How Do You Get to Carnegie Hall?

By Brenda Hutchinson

For one month during the summer of 1996, producer Brenda Hutchinson drove her piano from New York City to San Francisco in the back of a U-Haul truck. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 3:35
  • USA

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The Unexpected Sweetness

By Bernard Capistrano

Flowed mellow audio file that is down tempo but upbeat at the same time. (more)

Capistrano
  • 2001
  • 13:02
  • Canada

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The Change in Farming

By Adam Goddard & Steve Wadhams

This story brings together a young Toronto composer, Adam Goddard, whose passion is music, and his 90-year-old grandfather, Henry Haws, whose passion is farming. (more)

Changeinfarming
  • 2010
  • 3:00
  • Canada

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Chain of Missing Links - 29

By Erik Laar

A quarky upbeat piece playing with the idea of broadcasting emotions through computer screens and loving each other via satellite. (more)

Bo_missinglinks29_laar
  • 2006
  • 2:30
  • USA

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Stupidity Realized

By Nic Beery

Drummer relates previous evening's adventures with keyboard-playing brother. (more)

Shortdocs06
  • 2002
  • 8:15
  • USA

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Peggy Lee Appreciation

By Karen Michel

A huge Peggy Lee fan, producer Karen Michel has produced five features about this singer, songwriter, and arranger. (more)

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  • 2013
  • 12:09
  • USA

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Soul of a Man

By Sarah Geis & Abby Wendle

Ramblin’ Jack Elliott has played music with legends like Woody Guthrie, Johnny Cash and Bob Dylan. (more)

Rje2_crop
  • 2010
  • 2:47
  • USA

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Chain of Missing Links - 32

By Steve Schwarz

An experimental jam using circuit-bent toys, laptop, and vocoder created at the weekly eSymposium hosted by Patrick McCarthy of Roth Mobot and held at Lizard's Liquid Lounge. (more)

Bo_missinglinks32_schwarz
  • 2005
  • 58:58
  • USA

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The Ring & I: The Passion, The Myth, The Mania

By Jad Abumrad , Aaron Cohen & Elena Park

The grandeur and power of Wagner’s monumental work, The Ring Cycle, has permeated our culture to the point that “Wagnerian” is used as an adjective. (more)

Ring Tcf-winner-award
  • 2013
  • 3:00
  • USA

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The Sweet Note

By Callie Stewart

My father expresses his long-lasting appetite for the guitar and finding that sweet note. (more)

Sd13_stewart_sweet
  • 2006
  • 2:30
  • USA

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Disrupted

By Seth Lind

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

Shortdocs06
  • 2005
  • 81:00
  • USA

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Music: A Force for Good (and Sometimes Evil)

By Jad Abumrad

Radio makers have many techniques at their disposal for crafting each story they tell, including one in particular that gets used and abused more than any other: scoring. (more)

Jada_pidgey
  • 2010
  • 2:59
  • USA

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Chain of Missing Links (El Pájaro Volador)

By Brendan Baker

Spanish guitarist/multi-instrumentalist Rosalia Roio talks about her Pájaro Volador ("Flying Bird"), one of her many homemade instruments built from recycled objects. (more)

Bo_missinglinks_elpajarovolador__baker
  • 2006
  • 2:33
  • USA

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Don't Take the Girl

By Jessica Gonzalez

Musical murder trial with a twist. (more)

Shortdocs06
  • 2006
  • 58:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #51: The Show 14 Redux Show

By Various producers

This hour: a visit to one of the most remote islands on earth, a woman who sings with crickets, a return to Zagreb, and more. (more)

Flightseries_2
  • 2013
  • 61:37
  • USA

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The Organist

By Andrew Leland, Ross Simonini & Jenna Weiss-Berman

The Organist is a monthly experimental arts & culture program produced by the editors of the Believer - the award-winning monthly magazine published by McSweeney's. (more)

Oranist_logotype
  • 2002
  • 2:28
  • USA

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Ice Music

By Gregory Whitehead

What if sounds could be frozen into ice cubes, then released upon their melting? Everyday movements and actions might become rich musical performances... (more)

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