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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

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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.

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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

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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. 

 "each program in the series is...Read more

Announcements

An invitation to attend a November 14, 2018 presentation - UW-Madison campus 4pm, Union South Varsity 3 featuring a program on the Lost Songs of World War II with University of Toronto Professor (and ...

The following introduces a collaborative effort with the organizers of Live Music Now Scotland www.livemusicnow.org/scotland featuring The Free Fringe Music Concert Series staged in the grand gallery of the National Museum of Scotland in...

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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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

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