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Trayvon MartinNext Week on Florida Matters: "Trayvon Martin, Stand Your Ground, The Media and Race"
The shooting death of an unarmed teenager in Florida has raised questions about gun laws, race relations and media coverage of explosive events. On the next Florida Matters, we tackle these three issues raised by Trayvon Martin's death. Tuesday, April 10 at 6:30 PM on WUSF 89.7.

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Buckhorn: State of Tampa Is Good, Future So Much Brighter
With the Hillsborough River at his back, Tampa Mayor Bob Buckhorn said the "State of the City" is "good" but its future is even "brighter."... read more...

Interstate 4 Tough Barrier
for Florida Wildlife
Corridor Expedition

As they thread their way north, members of the Florida Wildlife Corridor Expedition have come across one of their biggest barriers - Interstate 4... read more...

'Driving Mr. Yogi': A Diamond
of A Friendship

There is often a special bond between pitchers and catchers... read more...
Florida AP Nominates HealthyState.org for Six Awards
The journalism awards season has arrived, and HealthyState.org is pleased to announce that its stories and reporters are finalists in six categories of the 2012 Florida Associated Press Broadcasters Contest... more...
Weekend Edition
Scott Simon Saturday, host Scott Simon talks with author John Grisham about his new novel, Calico Joe. Sunday, host Rachel Martin talks with musician Simone Felice about his new, self-titled album. more...

LISTEN: Weekends at 8:00 AM on WUSF 89.7.
Sound Opinions
Sound Opinions Jim and Greg review a new hit single released this week by the AMC show Mad Men. The show has put out its version of "Zou Bisou Bisou" from the season five opener on iTunes. more...

LISTEN: Saturday, April 7 at 2:00 PM on WUSF 89.7.
A Prairie Home Companion
Sharson Isbin This week it's a live broadcast performance from the historic Town Hall in New York City. Special guests include classical guitar player Sharon Isbin, soprano Ellie Dehn and jazz-infused pop band Lake Street Dive. more...

LISTEN: Saturday, April 7 at 6:00 PM and Sunday, April 8 at 12:00 PM on WUSF 89.7.
Saturday Night Jazz "What's New: Sax
Battle at Smoke"

Eric Alexander and Vincent Herring A few years ago, saxophonists Eric Alexander and Vincent Herring locked horns at Smoke, one of New York's hippest jazz clubs, in a session called 'The Battle.' Now comes the rematch, and it's among several new releases we'll put in the spotlight on Saturday Night Jazz. more...

LISTEN: Saturday, April 7 at 10:00 PM on WUSF 89.7.
University Beat: Road to the White House
Saturday Night Movie "Bringing Up Baby" (1938)
Bringing Up Baby In this comedy, heiress Susan is determined to catch a stuffy paleontologist and uses her pet leopard, Baby, to help get his attention. more WUSF TV Programs...

WATCH: Saturday, April 7 at 9:00 PM on WUSF TV.
NOVA "Musical Minds"
Musical Minds NOVA investigates the extraordinary impact music can have on the human brain, through the case studies from neurologist Dr. Oliver Sacks' latest book Musicophilia. more WUSF TV Programs...

WATCH: Sunday, April 8 at 8:00 PM on WUSF TV.
Lark Rise to Candleford
Lark Rise to Candleford Daniel is determined to restore Candleford's honor by planning a cricket match against a neighboring village team that he's convinced cheated in their last match. more WUSF TV Programs...

WATCH: Tuesday, April 10 at 8:00 PM on WUSF TV.
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Doc Martin "Do Not Disturb"
Doc Martin To solve her farm's money problems, Aunt Joan starts a small bed-and-breakfast. Her first guest seems like a perfect match at first, but Joan soon finds he's far from the perfect guest. more WUSF TV Programs...

WATCH: Tuesday, April 10 at 9:00 PM on WUSF TV.
Burt Wolf: Taste of Freedom "Passover"
Burt Wolf This program takes a look at the holiday that is observed by more American Jews than any other - Passover. more WUSF TV Programs...

WATCH: Wednesday, April 11 at 8:00 PM on WUSF TV.
Saving the Titanic
Saving the Titanic This program tells the story of the disaster below the deck of the Titanic, with the action taking place between the time the crew embarked at Southhampton and the eventual sinking of the ship. more WUSF TV Programs...

WATCH: Wednesday, April 11 at 10:00 PM on WUSF TV.
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Live Performance from the Sarasota Studio
La Musica Join Russell Gant and musicians from this year's La Musica international music festival for some live music from our Sarasota Performance and Broadcast Studio! Derek Han, piano, Laura Zarina, violin, Bruno Giuranna, viola and Julie Albers, cello, will talk about this year's La Musica season, and they'll play some Strauss for you too!

LISTEN: Monday, April 9 at 1:00 PM on WSMR 89.1, 103.9 FM and online.
Friday Masterwork
Bach Bach's Passions use biblical texts set in large-scale musical works, and were performed on Good Friday telling the story of Christ's Crucifixion through music. You can hear it this Friday on Evening Masterwork.

LISTEN: Friday, April 6 at 7:30 PM on WSMR 89.1, 103.9 FM and online.
Metropolitan Opera
Manon This week it's an early start for the Met featuring a broadcast of Massenet's Manon. Anna Netrebko sings her first Met performances of the title role. more...

LISTEN: Saturday, April 7 at 12:00 PM on WSMR 89.1, 103.9 FM and online.
Los Angeles Philharmonic
Los Angeles PhilharmonicThis first broadcast presents Mendelssohn's Hebrides Overture, Violin Concerto and Symphony No. 3, "Scottish" featuring LA Phil Music Director Gustavo Dudamel and violinist Janine Jansen.

LISTEN: Saturday, April 7 at 5:00 PM on WSMR 89.1, 103.9 FM and online.
This week, hear the Warsaw Philharmonic perform Mozart's Great Mass along with Beethoven's mighty Symphony No. 5. more...

LISTEN: Sunday, April 8 at 6:00 PM on WSMR 89.1, 103.9 FM and online.
Sunshine LawThis Week on Florida Matters: "The State Integrity Investigation"
It's known as the Sunshine State...and Florida's Sunshine law gives you the right to see what your government is doing. But a new report says clouds are forming over our Sunshine law. Friday, April 6 at 7:00 PM on WSMR 89.1, 103.9 FM, online and Sunday, April 8 at 7:30 AM on WUSF 89.7.

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