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  • FL Competing For Military Retirees

    States are competitive whether they're vying to keep their military bases or to attract new corporate headquarters. There's a new tug of war – this time over military retirees who come with... more...

     
  • Antonin Dvorak: Symphony No. 8

    In a lot of ways, the joys associated with this symphony can be related to the composer's sense of being alive in a world of natural wonders.Our Evening Masterwork tonight at 7 PM, on Classical... more...

     
  • All Night Jazz: Game Night

    It's "Game Night Friday" on the Jazz Trip @ Ten with songs like "Monopoly" and "Scrabble." Tonight at 9:00 on WUSF 89.7

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WUSF News

A disability-rights organization has filed a federal lawsuit against the Florida Department of Veterans' Affairs , contending the group was improperly prevented from having access to a state veterans nursing home.

Florida Matters

Florida Matters: Solar Power In The Sunshine State
This is the Sunshine State, so doesn’t solar power make sense? Then why does it only make up a tiny fraction of Florida’s electricity output? This week on Florida Matters we’re talking about the promise and prognosis of solar... more...

Classical WSMR

Camille Saint-Saens: Violin Concerto No. 3 in b Op. 61
Program: Evening Masterwork
The Violin Concerto No. 3 is among a number of works Camille Saint-Saens composed for the virtuoso violinist Pablo de Sarasate – and Sarasate premiered the work the same year the composer completed the work, in 1880, on one of Saint-Saens’s Monday soiree concerts. The work is much like the previous violin concerti that Saint-Saens wrote: it allows the soloist to show off their technical abilities...more...

University Beat

A crowd that included the USF Herd of Thunder marching band recently welcomed the R/V W.T. Hogarth on its maiden voyage to its new homeport in St. Petersburg.
A new, state-of-the-art research vessel is now docked at its home base in St. Petersburg. The W.T. Hogarth is a 78-foot ship that will be used by researchers from the USF College of Marine Science and almost thirty other state universities and other research insitutes that make up the Florida... more...

All Night Jazz

All Night Jazz: Dominic Walker - Astronomer Edwin Hubble
Program: All Night Jazz
This week on All Night Jazz we’ll focus on saxophonist Coleman Hawkins. Born in Missouri on November 18, 1904, Hawkins helped define the tenor saxophone as a jazz instrument. Known as “The Hawk” and sometimes “The Bean”, Hawkins became a journeyman section player before coming to prominence with the Fletcher Henderson band in the mid-1930s. After a European tour in 1939, Hawkins returned to the...more...

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