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Journey Indiana

Episode 507

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Nat King Cole - Hittin' The Ramp

This week, jazz historian Will Friedwald joins us to talk about the early years of Nat King Cole and the King Cole Trio.

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A look at the nature of performance, and its effect on performer and audience alike.

Alicia Kozma at the IU Cinema

The work of women in film has been overlooked since the beginning of movies. Alicia Kozma, incoming director of the IU Cinema, is working to change that.

Alicia Kozma at the IU Cinema

In 1962 John Coltrane collaborated with Duke Ellington, recorded an all-ballads LP, and established the group now known as the Classic Quartet.

Browse our playlist from this week's show

Worlds of Wonder book

In a public talk, poet Aimee Nezhukumatathil will discuss her collection of essays, World of Wonders, and the role of nature in our lives on Thursday, September 22, at the Cook Center in Bloomington. The event, sponsored by Indiana Humanities, is free but registration is required.

Canaletto's "The Entrance to the Grand Canal, Venice"

How does a ship’s trumpeter end up leading Venice’s most prestigious 15th-century wind band? This week on Harmonia, we’ll explore the impact of maritime culture on music from the fifteenth through eighteenth centuries.

Austin Davis

Austin Davis reads "The World Will End Tonight," "Lotus & Fear," and "Lotus & Love.

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Beginning in the 1950s, Ella Fitzgerald became known around the world as one of the most renowned live performers in jazz. This week, we’ll sample from some of her best live sets in places like Berlin, Juan-Les-Pins, and the Hollywood Bowl.

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Beginning in the 1950s, Ella Fitzgerald became known around the world as one of the most renowned live performers in jazz. This week, we’ll sample from some of her best live sets in places like Berlin, Juan-Les-Pins, and the Hollywood Bowl.

Artist Nate Powell

Even after doing the March Trilogy with Congressman John Lewis, artist Nate Powell thought social progress was inevitable. Then came the 2016 election. His new book of graphic essays reckons with what that meant as a parent and citizen.

This week, IU Cinema screens the 1929 Soviet silent film Man with a Movie Camera, with a live score by the Austin, Texas-based group Montopolis.

Conductor Louis Lohraseb

IU Opera Theater presents Don Giovanni, beginning this Friday, September 16. The production is directed by Jacobs faculty member Michael Shell and conducted by Louis Lohraseb, Assistant Conductor at Los Angeles Opera.

Join us for a special fund-drive edition of Ether Game

Stories from around Indiana...coming to you from the Angel Mounds State Historic Site.

Jeannette Sorrell

We’re celebrating the Cleveland baroque orchestra, Apollo’s Fire, which enters its thirtieth season in 2022. We’ll follow their journey from baroque standards like the Monteverdi Vespers and Vivaldi’s Four Seasons, forward to Mozart, sideways to traditional American and British music, and backwards to Celtic chant and cantigas.

Annie Ross Mulligan

This week, we pay tribute to vocal jazz Annie Ross, chronicling her solo work as well as her time with the groundbreaking jazz group Lambert, Hendricks & Ross.

Hoagy Carmichael

One of those personalities you'd love to have a beer with. He'd be buying. You'd be listening

Alice and Henry Gray

Henry Gray has been alive for a century. This week, he reflects on the 70 years he had with his wife, Alice, on growing up in Indiana, and on getting old. And Kaity Radde visits the Bloomington Catholic Worker.

Constellation Stage and Screen's first theatrical production runs September 14-October 1 at The Hundredth Hill, just outside Bloomington.

Stories from around Indiana...coming to you from the Angel Mounds State Historic Site.

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Kayte Young talks with the festival coordinators about what to expect at this year's event.

Browse our playlist for this week's game.

Detail from Karl Brullov's The Last Day of Pompeii

Psalms are an important part of both Jewish and Christian rituals, perfectly suited to intimate, congregational, and ceremonial music settings. Last week on Harmonia, we heard Latin versions of a Psalm that begins "Out of the depths I have cried to thee.” This week, we’ll explore some settings in German and English.

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