WNYC

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WNYC 93.9 FM and AM 820 are America's most listened-to public radio stations, reaching over one million listeners each week. WNYC FM 93.9 broadcasts a broad range of daily news, talk, cultural and classical music programming, while WNYC AM 820 maintains a stronger focus on breaking news and international/ global news reporting. WNYC, New York Public Radio maintains a busy centralized newsroom and its award-winning reporters contribute regularly to local news broadcasts and to the nationally aired news programs Morning Edition, All Things Considered and Marketplace. WNYC produces signature daily interview programs, hosted by Brian Lehrer, Leonard Lopate and John Schaefer as well as the nationally broadcast Radiolab, On the Media, Studio 360, Selected Shorts and Freakonomics Radio. 

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10 Pieces

A look at the convention, New York and the GOP from WNYC's award-winning news staff

  • From: WNYC
  • Updated: Aug 26, 2004
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10 Pieces

A series of reports from a high school in Brooklyn where educators and counselors work with students at risk of dropping out. We hear directly from students, teachers and others on the front line of dropout prevention.

  • From: WNYC
  • Updated: Mar 11, 2014
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30 Pieces

The Fishko Files, produced by WNYC's Sara Fishko, are personal, essay-like radio pieces on music, art, culture and media.

  • From: WNYC
  • Updated: Sep 20, 2012

Latest Pieces

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An entertaining, informative, and personal radio special with Dan Pashman, host of The Sporkful podcast. Featuring Mo Rocca, Amy Sedaris, Sam Sifto...

Bought by KVMR, WITF, Troy Public Radio, KUOW, KUER and more


  • Added: Oct 14, 2016
  • Length: 51:28
  • Purchases: 20
Caption: "When I first met other young gay boys I thought it was going to be easier, that I could just be accepted" - Dakota Salcedo, Credit: (Isaak J. Liptzin/WNYC)
In some ways, being feminine made life harder for Dakota than his sexuality. *Just in time for the end of Pride month*

  • Added: Jun 25, 2015
  • Length: 06:32
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Sviatoslav Richter, born March 20 1915, was a pianistic phenomenon, whose broad musical range was backed up by dazzling technique. On the 100th ann...

Bought by KVNF


  • Added: Feb 24, 2015
  • Length: 07:12
  • Purchases: 1
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A Valentine's Special from WNYC's Death, Sex & Money, hosted by Anna Sale.

Bought by KUER, KOSU, WVPE, WCQS, WCAI / WNAN and more


  • Added: Jan 16, 2015
  • Length: 53:59
  • Purchases: 35
Caption: Marcos Balter, Credit: Kat Keers
For Marcos Balter, stellar composition requires the dedicated, daily practice of an athlete. He doesn't think it possible to unearth and hone brill...

  • Added: Dec 03, 2014
  • Length: 56:59
Caption: Caroline Shaw, Credit: Piotr Redlinski
Caroline Shaw began her love affair with music at the age of two, when her mom started teaching her violin. Throughout her childhood, Caroline had ...

  • Added: Dec 03, 2014
  • Length: 56:59
Caption: Donnacha Dennehy , Credit: Sophie Dennehy
Donnacha Dennehy is an Irish composer who thought he was going to study with spectral icon Gérard Grisey in Paris. When he showed up, however, it w...

  • Added: Dec 03, 2014
  • Length: 56:59
Caption: John Luther Adams, Credit: Evan Hurd / Cantaloupe Music
John Luther Adams made all of the wrong career decisions. He got kicked out of multiple high schools, went to the "wrong" college, never finished h...

Bought by KING FM


  • Added: Dec 03, 2014
  • Length: 57:00
  • Purchases: 1
Caption: Andrew Norman, Credit: Opera Philadelphia
Andrew Norman was a well-feted kid composer, a precocious pre-adolescent who wrote works with grand, filmic gestures for his middle school orchestr...

  • Added: Dec 03, 2014
  • Length: 56:59
Caption: Radio Rookie Edward Munoz, Credit: Emily Kwong
Fresh grass. Freedom. Success. That was the sensation Edward Munoz experienced every time he walked onto a soccer field. But in school, he felt lik...

Bought by New Hampshire Public Radio


  • Added: Sep 25, 2014
  • Length: 07:35
  • Purchases: 1