Programs A-Z

  • IT STARTS ON 12th STREET IN KANSAS CITY… That’s where Count Basie tickled the ivories at the Reno Club and Big Joe Turner shouted the blues. Where cats like Lester Young, Mary Lou Williams, Buster Smith and the Bird lit up a strip of clubs,...

  • Regional Program Director Cindee Talley will host a one-hour music program which will feature your reflections of Thanksgiving. You can also share your favorite recipes. Call 800-678-7444 starting at 9 am on Thanksgiving morning and join in the...

  • Amarillo Symphony Presents is a cooperative effort between High Plains Public Radio and the Amarillo Symphony Orchestra, bringing listeners highlights from some of the finest performances in our region.

    The 2014...

  • Art of the Song is a one-hour syndicated radio show with music and interviews exploring inspiration and creativity through songwriting and other art forms. Learn why songwriters and artists create, how they become inspired, and...

  • Produced in Memphis, Tennessee, this engaging program covers the world with the heartfelt sounds and colorful stories of the Blues and its music makers. Each week, Beale Street Caravan takes listeners to the greatest Blues venues...

  • Based in Kansas City, Blues Quest is a living history of the origins of American music told by one musician at a time. Each week Blues Quest devotes an one-hour episode to one blues-based artist. The artists tell their stories in...

  • Explore a glimpse of this vast (420 compositions) repertoire of poetry, songs, stories, and recitations about the “Blessed Virgin Mary” in this holiday special. The immense collection of Mariology came from the Court of King Alfonso X (1252...

  • Classical Guitar Alive!  will be back on the air November 3rd.

    Tony Morris is heard each week by radio listeners of over 200 stations across the United States, and world-wide via internet broadcasts as the host of the

  • Host Bob Christiansen guides listeners through evenings of classical music on Mondays and Tuesdays as the week begins. Host Alison Young is on Wednesdays to continue exploring selections of classical music from throughout the ages.

  • Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin is an exciting daily radio program that delves into a wide assortment of topics in classical music. Each five-program series builds off a single theme ranging from composer biographies to...

  • The Folk Sampler is a syndicated radio program of folk, traditional, bluegrass and blues coming to you from the foothills of the Ozarks since 1978. Hosted by Mike Flynn, The Folk Sampler is about gardens and home...

  • Friday Night Blues began as a two-hour program called Blues After Hours. It soon evolved into the four-hour program it currently is. It showcases the talents of...

  • High Plains Morning is a long-standing tradition at HPPR.  Hosted by Mike Fuller, it is a daily mix of singer-songwriters, folk, jazz, americana, world, reggae, bluegrass, rock and just about anything else that you can think of. Add news from...

  • Nationally known jazz expert and former program director/host of KJAZ of San Francisco, Bob Parlocha's rich, elegant voice has become familiar to jazz lovers across the country. For nearly 20 years, Parlocha has been a spokesman, musician,...

  • HPPR's Living Room Concert series provides an intimate, live music experience for our listeners.  Through our commitment to supporting independent artists, we ...

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  • This year's 52 weekly two-hour broadcasts will be taken from virtually the Orchestra's entire 2011-2012 subscription season, and will be interspersed with programs taken from the Philharmonic's international tours, their Summertime Classics...

  • Open Range could bring to mind images of campfires, cowboys, wide open spaces, and endless skies… but here on HPPR, it means the freedom to roam musical airwaves without boundaries or fences. Wherever you find yourself, it's the perfect...

  • Enjoy the end of your weekend with Radio Deluxe and its relaxed and smart presentation of the Great American Songbook and popular jazz.  It’s a two-hour music and conversation program hosted by jazz guitarist John Pizzarelli and his...

  • An HPPR holiday tradition continues Thanksgiving Eve! It's "Reflections,"a special program featuring classic jazz and pop standards from the 1930s-1960s. This is the fifth consecutive year that we've offered this show on the night before...

  • Bruno Baltodano has accepted a teaching position at a Florida state university in Ft Meyers. We wish Bruno all the best and hope he will continue his efforts to enlighten listeners through music.

    Revolutionary Hour explores the...

  • Since it's debut in 1988, Riverwalk Jazz, Live from the Landing has become one of the finest of all jazz radio series. Featuring the Jim Cullum Jazz Band along with a variety of guests paying musical tribute to the 20s and 30s,...

  • All aboard the Saturday afternoon train called, Silver Rails: music of the world in the folk tradition.  Live from HPPR’s studios, Debra Bolton and Lynn Boitano bring you Americana, world, bluegrass, acoustic blues, traditional and contemporary...

  • Join us for our summer membership drive as High Plains Public Radio continues to bring you timeless music in the afternoon.

  • As part of our dedication to timeless music, High Plains Public Radio continues to bring you classical music every weekday afternoon. National hosts Valerie Kahler and Julie Amacher bring decades of classical music background to the show, plus...

  • Sunday Baroque features Baroque and early music written before 1750. Composers such as Bach, Vivaldi, and Handel were the cornerstones of this era, with favorites including The Water Music, Royal Fireworks Music, and the...

  • This three hour spontaneous entertainment program prides itself on being "an abberation of folk music and farce, showtunes and satire, odds and ends, madness and escape". Hosted by Rich Warren, each episode features performances from...

  • A celebration of grassroots Americana music. Hear folk, bluegrass and acoustic singer-songwriter music.

    Hosted by folk singer Michael Jonathon, Woodsongs is a multi-media celebration of grass roots music run entirely by...