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Explore the world through your radio: Moroccan Sufi chants, avant-klezmer, rock en Espanol, Brazilian music, Bollywood, and Finnish women's choirs... You'll be introduced to historical and current musical cultures from all over the world in this locally produced program by Montana Public Radio.
Each week listeners join award-winning host Fiona Ritchie to explore the evolving Celtic musical traditions of Europe and North America on The Thistle & Shamrock. In addition to well-known artists and selections, Ritchie introduces curious listeners to Celtic influences in World and contemporary music, and investigates other distant landscapes and genres.
Montana Public Radio airs a one-hour music special or music documentary program each week from local and national producers.
Oasis features electronic and acoustic New Age music. The impressionists called them tone poems. These days it’s called New Age: emotional, inspirational, flowing music for Sunday night locally produced by Montana Public Radio.
Dimensions in Jazz features music from the granddaddies and grandmammas of jazz. You'll hear the big composers like Duke Ellington and Count Basie, but also great musicians whose names might not be so familiar. Dimensions in Jazz is locally produced by Montana Public Radio.
Jazz Sessions tends to proceed like a real jam session, from improvisation on a tune to the full-out jazz jam complete with drum solo. On the last Thursday of each month, jazz aficionado Jon Jackson joins host Terry Conrad on the program to select tunes and talk about the legendary jazz performers.