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Film Director: Stanley Nelson
October, 2019
NET Radio's Tom Ineck talks to Stanley Nelson, the director of the documentary "Miles Davis: Birth of the Cool."

Greg Simon
October, 2019
Genevieve Randall has an extended conversation with UNL Assistant Professor of Composition Greg Simon.

Conductor: Stephane Deneve
September, 2019
Genevieve Randall talks with the new music director of the St. Louis Symphony, Stephane Deneve, who brings the group to open the Lied Center's season.


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NET Music Features

15 Pianist Questions: This is a list of questions we’re asking pianists as part of a series. Some of the questions may have been borrowed or altered from some other questionnaires. Just a fun way to get to know current performers... more››
In this list we're getting to know pianist Lara Downes.
PBS Kids offers this fun, classical music coloring sheet.
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Listen to performers, composers and conductors talk more about music in our archive, featuring local artists and artists from around the world.
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The Sound of Home
This season we're exploring the concepts of music and home. We'll listen to how musicians use their art to create a new sense of home, or remember the homes of their past.
Sunday, January 19 Nebraska Concerts at 1 p.m. Central...Lincoln’s Symphony Orchestra has been inching towards the Beethoven 250 celebration in 2020 by performing all of his symphonies over the course of three seasons.On this... more››
Find out what you'll hear each week on The Verge: music that hates to be classified, music that crosses boundaries, and new music by 20th and 21st Century composers.Sunday evening December 15 from 7:00 to 9:00 CT, on The VergeYou... more››
Ride the Jazz Currents. These currents flow back to the early sources of modern jazz and forward to the sounds that will shape the music of tomorrow. They are electric currents and acoustic. They flow in the mainstream and they... more››
with Lora Black
Listeners choose the classical music to be played on Friday afternoons, 1:00-4:00 CT.  Lora Black takes requests on Thursday afternoons via phone, 888-638-7346 or email,  for Friday's show.
On the January 17th Friday LIVE from The Mill in Lincoln's Haymarket District, host Genevieve Randall and guests have lively conversations about:the next Abendmusik at First Plymouth concerta collaborative art exhibit by two... more››