Your Montana Public Radio
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.
The Folk Show presents a potpourri of folk music, as well as special thematic programs, hosted on alternating weeks by Montana Public Radio’s John Myers, and Beth Anne Austein. On the first Tuesday of each month, The Stan Howe Show, featuring old-timey western standards, airs as part of the program. From Appalachian music, bluegrass, and country blues to western music and the work of contemporary singer-songwriters - this weekly show is an eclectic exploration of folk music.
Performance Today features timely recordings that can't be heard anywhere else, recent performances by the great artists of our time and by the next generation of classical artists, from concert halls around the globe. Plus interviews and performances from the APM studios, and from concert stages around the country, along with classical music news and features.