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Higher Ground Playlist

The Higher Ground Playlist is a searchable list of all the selections played over the past eight years. Read more

World Music Resources

See a list of world music record labels.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Listen to the archive from the 38th Annual Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. in the State Capitol Rotonda.

About Jonathan

Learn more about "Higher Ground" host, Dr. Jonathan Overby. Read more

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The Odyssey Series Live - “Sacred World Music” Public Programs that are World Music Centered and Designed To Explore Pathways To Increased Understanding of Varied Cultural, Spiritual, Sacred and Communal Traditions. 

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The Odyssey Series Live - “Sacred World Music” produced and hosted by Jonathan Øverby presenting Public Programs that are World Music Centered and Designed To Explore Pathways To Increased Understanding of Varied Cultural, Spiritual, Sacred and Communal Traditions. ...Read more

Announcements

On Monday, January 21, 2019 at 12 Noon, the people of Wisconsin will gather to contemplate and celebrate the pursuit of equality for all. For nearly forty years, the State of Wisconsin ‘Tribute & Ceremony’ honoring Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. has brought together thousands of people from across the state.

Olagón: a Cantata in Doublespeak is the newest album from multiple Grammy Award-winning chamber ensemble Eighth Blackbird. The project finds the innovative new-music sextet collaborating with vocalist Iarla Ó Lionaird of the Irish supergroup The Gloaming; Princeton-based composer-fiddler Dan...Read more

A refreshing and indeed a "relaxing selection of acoustic African songs" featuring new and legendary artists.  Tune - in and hear these new sounds from Putumayo World Music.

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