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  • Charitable Sisters

    The Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence of Tampa Bay will be participating in St. Petersburg Pride this weekend. The drag queens say they are nuns for the LGBT community and use entertainment to... more...

  • The Longest Table Image Gallery

    WUSF invites you to enjoy images captured at the 5th annual Longest Table event. Diners enjoyed an epicurean experience at beautifully set tables  down the middle of Bayshore Drive in St.... more...

  • Sunday Baroque

    Sunday Baroque is a celebration of beloved and appealing music from the baroque era (1600-1750). Hear tuneful and lively music as part of the mix of familiar favorites and new surprises.

  • All Night Jazz: Wild West

    Grab your cowboy hat as we go back in time to the Wild West on our Jazz Trip @ Ten with music from composer George Russell and others. The adventure begins tonight at 9:00 PM on WUSF 89.7



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Florida Matters

Florida Matters News Roundtable: The Latest In State Politics And Pulse Two Years Later
State politicians are jockeying for position before the August primaries. Pulse nightclub first responders are still struggling with PTSD more than two years after the mass shooting that killed 49 people. We take a deeper dive... more...

Classical WSMR

Mozart: The Adagio and Allegro in f minor
Program: Middays with Bethany Cagle
Today’s Midday Mozart has a curious history.  The Adagio and Allegro in f minor was catalogued as being written for an organ and a clock.  But that actually referred to an instrument that was a mechanical organ.  If it was anything like the one Haydn had it was rectangular with a spinning barrel that had the kind of scroll like a player piano to help crank out the music.  There was also a type of...more...

University Beat

Minh Duong Dinh credits Pell Grants with helping him graduate debt-free from USF with a degree in chemical engineering. (Courtesy USF Communications)
According to a study by a national think tank, the University of South Florida is one of the top public universities in the country at serving lower-income students. We’ll learn why, and meet a recent graduate who received help from a Pell Grant, the federal financial aid available for such... more...

All Night Jazz

Benny Green and Sean Jones
Program: Jazz Night in America with Christian McBride
Live from Jazz at Lincoln Center, Jazz Night in America features pianist Benny Green's trio and trumpeter Sean Jones’ quintet.  The two musicians discuss their lives in music and in jazz higher education.   [Photo: Maciej Jaros]     more...

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