VPR Header
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
Available On Air Stations
Enjoy music from VPR including All The Traditions with Robert Resnik, My Place with Joel Najman, Friday Night Jazz with Ray Vega, Safe & Sound with Mary Engisch. We also carry national music programming, including American Routes, All Songs Considered, Alt.Latino, Mountain Stage and Hearts of Space.Check out VPR Classical, too!

The Author Of "Puff" And The First Of May

photo courtesy of the artist
Peter Yarrow, the composer of "Puff, the Magic Dragon"!

A great new release from Ry Cooder, labor songs to welcome May, and a rare local performance by Peter Yarrow (along with more than a few other marvelous musical things!!)

This program will air on Sunday May 6th from 7 - 10 p.m.
This week's calendar announcements:
Patti Casey and the Wicked Fine Players will be performing at the Engine Room in White River Junction on Saturday May 12th at 8 p.m. Doors open at 7:30.

The Plainfield Town Hall Opera House presents a performance of original and traditional music for Javanese Gamelan on Sunday May 13th beginning at 4 p.m.

The Orcadian folk quartet Fara will be playing at the Whallonsburg, NY Grange Hall on Friday May 11th at 7:30 p.m.

Daddy Longlegs will be playing at Brandon Music on Saturday May 12th . Music begins at 7:30 p.m.

The Suitcase Junket will be performing at the Stone Church in Brattleboro on Friday May 11th at 8 p.m.

The Michele Fay Band will be performing on their home turf at Burnham Hall in Lincoln on Saturday May 12th at 7:30 p.m. 

Peter Yarrow will be performing a benefit concert at Ohavi Zedek Synagogue in Burlington on Saturday, May 12th at 8:30 p.m.

There will be a contradance at Tracy Hall in Norwich on Saturday May 12th. Music by Emerald Rae and Jacqueline Schwab, and Nils Fredland will be the caller.  Dancing that evening begins at 8 p.m.

Mary McGinniss and Juliet McVicker will be performing a Mother’s Day concert at All Souls Interfaith Gathering on Sunday May 13th beginning at 5 p.m.

U.S. National fiddle champion Jamie Laval will be presenting an evening of Celtic music and stories at The Monadnock Center in Peterborough, NH on Friday May 11th at 7:30 p.m.

Red Hot Juba will be playing at the Zen Barn in Waterbury Center on Friday May 11th .