• 2003
  • 92:07
  • USA

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The Music of Voices

By Ben Rubin

Creative sound projects are increasingly blurring the lines between radio, audio documentary, sound art, and music. (more)

Musicofvoices
  • 2013
  • 58:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #174 The American Icons Show

By Multiple producers

This hour: the American Icons series from WNYC's Studio 360. (more)

Joined
  • 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)

Carnegiehall_pidgey
  • 2012
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Revived Ivory: A Musical Instrument Lending Library

By Chris Trimmer

Sometimes, the greatest musical treasures are in our own backyard. (more)

Sd12_ivory_trimmer
  • 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
  • 2010
  • 3:00
  • USA

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I Didn't Know That (I Was an Albino)

By Stephanie Foo

Thomas Bryant Jr. grew up as an African-American with albinism in Washington D.C. during the civil rights movement--a very complicated time to be in between. (more)

Bo_didn_tknow_iwasalbino__foo
  • 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)

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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
  • 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)

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  • 2010
  • 3:01
  • USA

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I Didn't Know That (Whozaphone)

By Lacy Roberts

Shelley seeks solitude with her hand-cranked whozaphone, but instead finds a friend in the Outer Limits. (more)

Bo_didn_tknow_whozaphone__roberts
  • 2009
  • 2:57
  • USA

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Beat Street

By Chris Sewell

To celebrate the launch of our new website, the TCF presents the Chicago Sound Drops - short audio works that conjure the city through sound, story, and imagination. (more)

Sewell
  • 2007
  • 2:59
  • USA

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An Orchestra of Bicycles

By Rene Gutel

Richard Lerman reflects on Travelon Gamelon, a piece he wrote in 1970 for amplified bicycles. (more)

Shortdocs_07
  • 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
  • 2:34
  • Canada

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Hello, I'm Johnny Cash

By Kent Hoffman

A radio producer deals with a case of 'broadcaster's block' by asking the question "What would Johnny do?" (more)

Shortdocs06
  • 2006
  • 2:32
  • USA

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Trouble in Vietnam

By Theo Lipfert

Robert McNamara, the Soviet Ambassador and President Lyndon Johnson face off in a historical remix. (more)

Shortdocs06
  • 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
  • 2008
  • 59:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #99: The Radio Ballads Show

By Various

This hour: the BBC's groundbreaking Radio Ballads, produced between 1958 and 1964, which wove sounds, voices, and music into dense sonic tapestries that explored everything from the lives of coal miners to the lives of teenagers, focusing mainly on communities that weren't often heard from on the radio. (more)

Radio_ballads
  • 2010
  • 3:00
  • USA

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Chain of Missing Links - 5

By Devin Hildebrand

The non-fiction scattered story of Devin Hildebrand's family Christmas '95, when his sister received a real kitten, Jodi, just like she wanted, among other things. (more)

Bo_missinglinks5sec_hildebrand
  • 2010
  • 2:59
  • USA

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A Cold Freezin Night - 9

By Anna Boiko-Weyrauch

It gets cold in the desert at night and sound travels from really far away. (more)

Bo_coldfreezin8_boikoweyrauch
  • 2010
  • 57:30
  • USA

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Re:sound #129: The Nerve Show

By Various

This hour: how and why we're wired for sound. A look at music and the brain. (more)

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