This historic broadcast of Il trovatore was recorded at Jussi Björling’s last performance at the Swedish Royal Opera House in 1960. His counterpart was the legendary Hjördis Schymberg performing the role Leonora. Enjoy the opera today at noon on KUAC 89.9 FM or stream online.
With the hiatus of Northern Soundings this summer, KUAC FM will air Paleo Nerds on Tuesday evenings. This program, offering thoughtful conversations on the wonders of paleontology and the profound meaningfulness of evolution, is hosted by Alaskan artist, Ray Troll, and his friend ventriloquist David Strassman. The guys discuss what it means to be a […]
In these interesting times, Northern Soundings is trying for flexibility. I’m practicing good social distancing and interviewing guests remotely from home. Unfortunately, the audio quality isn’t the best. So, I’m offering shorter pieces that won’t tax the ear but still get Alaska voices before the public. I call this new venture Northern Soundbites. Stay safe […]
The second hour of “All Things Considered” from 5 to 6 p.m. on KUAC FM will feature “The National Conversation with All Things Considered,” a live program focused on the global coronavirus crisis. Tune in Weekdays at 5 on KUAC FM, KUAC online and KUAC TV 9.6.
The Alaska Volcano Observatory presents a new, weekly two-minute program to inform radio listeners across Alaska of volcanic activity at Alaska’s 54 active volcanoes. Some Alaska communities have a volcano in their backyard, across the water or upwind. Every week, AVO will deliver a review of volcanoes that are erupting, which are just rumbling and […]