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National Public Radio (U.S.)

Overview
Works: 5,389 works in 7,248 publications in 2 languages and 68,402 library holdings
Genres: Periodicals  History  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Encyclopedias  Radio programs  Fiction  Short stories  Public affairs radio programs  Terminology  Dictionaries 
Roles: prn, Editor, Producer, Other, Collector, Publisher, Production personnel
Classifications: PS3553.O3, 780.3
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The NPR classical music companion : terms and concepts from A to Z by Miles Hoffman( )

3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 1,831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains terms used in classical music, from aria, Baroque, and cantata to vibrato, wind instruments, and zarzuela
The NPR listener's encyclopedia of classical music by Theodore Libbey( Book )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is an encyclopedia geared to the listener, not the scholar, and covering those terms, works, composers, and performers that NPR listeners and concert goers are most likely to hear
This I believe : the personal philosophies of remarkable men and women by Jay Allison( Recording )

9 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 832 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unabridged
Nothing with strings : NPR's beloved holiday stories by Bailey White( Book )

4 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A holiday collection of short fiction shares vignettes that capture the eccentric lives of the inhabitants of a small Southern town, from an efficiency expert who gets Christmas down to forty-five minutes flat, to a woman who claims John James Audubon is living in her attic
The NPR curious listener's guide to Jazz by Loren Schoenberg( Book )

8 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 657 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to jazz music that provides a concise history of the genre, profiles of the major figures, summaries of classic works, a glossary of terms, and a listing of fifty essential jazz CDs
Listening to America : twenty-five years in the life of a nation, as heard on National Public Radio( Book )

3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A look at All Things Considered and Morning Edition and other presentations of National Public Radio, their topics, their personnel, and the changes from 1971 to 1994
The NPR curious listener's guide to opera by William Berger( Book )

2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 626 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Traces the history of opera and its stylistic variations, discusses major operatic composers and their work, surveys classic operatic works, and offers concise profiles of legendary singers and performers
NPR: Fresh air( )

in English and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The dog with the chip in his neck : essays from NPR and elsewhere by Andrei Codrescu( Book )

5 editions published between 1996 and 1997 in English and held by 558 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of essays written in 1994 and 1995 by the National Public Radio commentator, offering his views on the changing American landscape as seen in the Internet and sex, the rise of the religious Right, and the furor over the new millenium
Tell Me More (NPR)( )

in English and held by 554 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents transcripts of the National Public Radio program "Tell me more."
The NPR curious listener's guide to classical music by Tim Smith( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a concise history of classical music, biographical sketches of major composers and performers, descriptions of key works, discussion of styles, a glossary of terms, and an annotated list of fifty essential classical music CDs
Zombification : stories from National Public Radio by Andrei Codrescu( Book )

5 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in English and held by 520 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A new collection of essays from 1989-1993 by the NPR commentator who strives to keep his American audience abreast of the absurdities of American culture
NPR funniest driveway moments( Recording )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 516 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Driveway Moments--stories that keep you in the car to listen to the end even after you've reached your destination. Stories from Jonathan Winters, Mel Brooks, Carl Reiner, Sarah Silverman, David Sedaris, Larry David and more
Weekend Edition Saturday( )

in English and Undetermined and held by 489 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides information and analysis of news stories
NPR: Weekend Edition Sunday( )

in English and held by 463 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides analysis, commentary, features, interviews, and specials
Star wars : the radio drama by Brian Daley( Recording )

15 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 447 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experience Star Wars again with radio adaptations of the original movie. Performed by a full cast, including Mark Hamill, Star Wars: The Original Radio Dramas will take listeners beyond the film and into the wilds of their imaginations
NPR holiday favorites by NPR( Recording )

10 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

National Public Radio's presents holiday classics. From David Sedaris' narrative on playing Santa's little helper at Macy's, to Baxter Black's apt description of the Christmas cookie no one could eat, these stories are both refreshing and nostalgic
The Great War : classical and popular selections from the time of World War I( )

5 editions published in 1999 in English and Undetermined and held by 431 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Music in film( )

3 editions published in 1999 in Russian and held by 429 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The NPR curious listener's guide to popular standards by Max Morath( Book )

5 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 427 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A guide to popular music provides a concise history of the musical art form; a listing of every major singer, composer, lyricist, musician, and song representing a century of favorites; and a glossary of musical terminology
 
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The NPR listener's encyclopedia of classical music
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The NPR listener's encyclopedia of classical musicThis I believe : the personal philosophies of remarkable men and womenNothing with strings : NPR's beloved holiday storiesThe NPR curious listener's guide to JazzThe NPR curious listener's guide to operaThe NPR curious listener's guide to classical musicStar wars : the radio dramaThe NPR curious listener's guide to popular standards
Alternative Names

controlled identityAssociation of Public Radio Stations (U.S.)

N.P.R. (U.S.)

Nacia Publika Radio usona radiostacio

National Public Radio.

National Public Radio americká nezisková mediální organizace

National Public Radio Emisora de radio pública estadounidense

National Public Radio ente radiofonico pubblico statunitense

National Public Radio radiostation fra USA

National Public Radio stasiun radio di Amerika Serikat

National Public Radio US-amerikanischer Hörfunksender

NPR

NPR. États-Unis

NPR (National Public Radio (U.S.))

NPR (U.S.)

NPR רשת הרדיו הציבורית של ארצות הברית

الراديو الوطني العام مؤسسة إعلامية غير ربحية

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Languages
English (188)

Russian (3)