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Albany, NY – ALBANY, NY (WAMC) - (2/25/11 @ 1p.m.) -- WAMC and the New York State Archives Partnership Trust New York Archives Partnership Trust present The Power of Words -- a year-long series of programs that follows American History through some of the most memorable political speeches of our time. On this program, WAMC's Alan Chartock and Presidential Biographer Michael Takiff discuss President Bill Clinton's Oklahoma City Bombing speech on April 23rd 1995.

Albany, NY – Sarah speaks with Ulster Chamber Music Series' board members Thomas Keehn and Mary Jane Corry about this year's concerts which begin this Sunday, February 27th.

Albany, NY – Joe speaks with Garth Fagan, choreographer of The Lion King. The National Tour is at Proctors.

Albany, NY – Sarah speaks with Rennie Harris PureMovement company manager, Rodney Hill. PureMovement will be at The Mahaiwe in Great Barrington, MA on 2/18.

Albany, NY – Joan Grenier and Emily Crowe join Joe in Studio A with this week's Book Picks list.

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Feb 10, 2011

Albany, NY – Pulitzer Prize Winning playwright, David Lindsay-Abaire, speaks with Sarah LaDuke about his career and the film adaptation of Rabbit Hole.

Albany, NY – Sarah speaks with Meria Blaustein of the Woodstock Film Festival and Steve Lawson of the Williamstown Film Festival to hear their take on this year's Sundance Film Festival.

Albany, NY – Amy Lane is back in Studio A with Joe to share this week's Book Picks list.

Albany, NY – In this week's "Classical Music According to Yehuda" segment, Dr. Alan Chartock and Yehuda Hanani discuss the number four. They also listen to Ravel's string quartet in F Major.

For information about the Close Encounters with Music series in Great Barrington, visit www.cewm.org.

Albany, NY – In this week's "Classical Music According to Yehuda" segment, Dr. Alan Chartock and Yehuda Hanani discuss variation in music. They also hear Beethoven's 11th Opus - Movement III.

For information about the Close Encounters with Music series in Great Barrington, visit www.cewm.org.

Albany, NY – ALBANY, NY (WAMC) - (1/21/11 @ 1-3 p.m.) -- WAMC and the New York State Archives Partnership Trust New York Archives Partnership Trust present The Power of Words -- a year-long series of programs that follows American History through some of the most memorable political speeches of our time. On this program, WAMC's Alan Chartock and Richard and Doris Kearns Goodwin discuss President Lyndon Johnson's Voting Rights Speech.

Albany, NY – Wesleyan Press has released Jo Miles Schuman's and Joanna Baily Hodgman's new anthology of Emily Dickinson's bird poetry.

Albany, NY – Maestro David Alan Miller once again graces Studio A to speak with Joe about the ASO's upcoming concerts.

Albany, NY – In this week's "Classical Music According to Yehuda" segment, Dr. Alan Chartock and Yehuda Hanani discuss the politics of the Sonata form.

Albany, NY – We get this week's Book Picks from Matt Tannenbaum of The Bookstore in Lenox, MA.

Albany, NY – The Berkshire Museum in Pittsfield, MA has two very exciting exhibitions set to open this month. Henry Klimowicz has transformed the museums Wider Window Gallery with his remarkable Paper and Light, a site-specific installation composed of disused cardboard that has been carefully re-configured and arranged. The second exhibition we'll hear about is entitled, MC Escher: Seeing the Unseen, that exhibition has a full day of activities planned for it's opening on January 22nd.

Albany, NY – In this week's "Classical Music According to Yehuda" segment, Dr. Alan Chartock and Yehuda Hanani discuss the merits African rhythms.

Pittsfield, MA – Clarence speaks with Barrington Stage's Artistic Director, Julianne Boyd, about this year's Barrington Stage season.

Albany, NY – WAMC listeners call in and speak with Joe about the new edition of Mark Twain's Adventures of Huckleberry Finn which removes the 219 instances of the "n" word.

Albany, NY – Joe gets the first Book Picks of 2011 with Suzanna Hermans. To see the lists click here.

Albany, NY – Joe Donahue gets our final 2010 Book Picks from Amy Lane.

Albany, NY – Neil Novick and Elizabeth Crowell have this week's Book Picks!

Albany, NY – Chris Morrow is the bookseller in the hot seat with this week's picks.

Albany, NY – Steve gets holiday gift-book ideas from our friend, Susan Fox.

Albany, NY – Connie Brooks from Battenkill Books joins Joe with this week's list.

Albany, NY – This week's Book Picks are selected by Matt from The Bookstore in Lenox.

Albany, NY – Sarah speaks with Paul Browde and Murray Nossel about their unscripted, stage production, Two Men Talking and their dedication to the art of storytelling for all. Two Men Talking will be presented at MASS MoCA on Saturday, November 20th.

Albany, NY – This week's picks come from Suzanna Hermans of Oblong Books and Music.

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