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Recorded live in the studios at Jack Straw Cultural Center, this hour-long program featuring new music and sound art made by Pacific Northwest artists ran from 1996 to 2018.

Green Acre Radio

Green Acre Radio is a radio program hosted by Martha Baskin, focusing on important issues in the environmental and sustainability movement.

Somali Youth and Family Club
Until We Meet Again

In a partnership with the Somali Youth and Family Club, Northwest Folklife, and photographer Doug Plummer, Jack Straw created a radio series documenting the development and production of two Somali cultural performances.

Seattle World’s Fair: Stories of Art, Science, Technology, and Souvenirs

In 2012, Jack Straw Cultural Center and KUOW produced a series of radio pieces about Music/Culture, Space, Technology, and Souvenirs/Legacies of the Seattle World’s Fair, with with reporter Harriet Baskas.

Meet Me at the Fair

Eight radio features produced by Denny International Middle School and Jack Straw Productions including stories by former World’s Fair staff and visitors were broadcast on KBCS-FM.

Alaska-Yukon-Pacific Centennial Radio Project

These three five-minute radio features produced by Harriet Baskas and Jack Straw were broadcast on KUOW 94.9 FM to celebrate the centennial of the 1909 Alaska Yukon Pacific Exposition: Washington’s first World’s Fair.

Sinister Resonance

A radio series on twentieth century classical music featuring highlights of concert recordings of the New Performance Group.


Jazz Journal

A thirteen part series which examined the work of jazz artists whose music has expanded the boundaries of jazz traditions through the use of new forms, styles, and sounds.

New Jazz Northwest

A 13 episode, one hour radio program based on the digital recordings  of the first two seasons of Earshot’s “New Jazz New City” concerts.

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From Composer to Performance

A series of documentaries on the process of putting together a contemporary chamber piece that launched in 1989 via the NPR satellite.