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  • Paying Cash For An MRI May Be Less Painful

    Health News Florida's database of costs for common health care procedures is growing and today we hear from a listener with a story to tell about navigating the billing process.

  • Spy in the Wild, A Nature Miniseries

    Love. Spy Creatures explore the rarely seen emotions of animals, revealing whether they are as strong and complex as our own. Thursday March 23, 8:00 PM 16.1

  • Frederic Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 1, Op. 11

    Chopin's wrote only two piano concertos in his lifetime, and they were composed as virtuoso showpieces for the travelling pianist. It’s our Evening Masterwork tonight at 7 on Classical WSMR.

  • All Night Jazz : Stefon Harris and Dave Pike

    On All Night Jazz, the “Other Nine to Five,” Mike Cornette will vibe out with two vibraphonists Stefon Harris and Dave Pike.The adventure begins at 9:00 PM, March 23  on WUSF 89.7


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Anyone walking along Harrison Street in downtown Tampa for the next several weeks may notice people surveying Oaklawn Cemetery with strange equipment. The researchers are from the University of South Florida Department of Anthropology , and they’re using gradiometers - devices used to measure small changes in the magnetic field that are caused by...


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Florida Matters: PriceCheck Stories
In 1930, a mother in Kansas spent ten days in the hospital to deliver her baby. Total bill? $66. Well the cost of health care has gone up quite a bit since then -- how can you know how much many medical procedures cost these days... more...

Classical WSMR

Frederic Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 1 in e minor, Op. 11
Program: Evening Masterwork
Chopin wrote only two piano concertos in his lifetime, and they were composed as virtuoso showpieces for the travelling pianist. This showy-ness garnered a bit of criticism later on in the early-twentieth century, but Chopin wrote the concertos unapologetically: of course, he was young and wanted to show off what he could do as a composer and pianist! more...

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University Beat

The five finalists in the Florida Orchestra/USF Student Composer Competition: (l-r) Zachary Konick, Bradley Mikesell, Hoang Pho, Francesco Sclafani and Logan Barrett (courtesy USF School of Music)
The Florida Orchestra recently gave five USF music students the chance of a lifetime by performing their original compositions.It was part of a contest, and the winning piece will be performed at the Orchestra’s season finale concerts this May. We’ll meet the student composers and talk with... more...

All Night Jazz

Harold Mabern
Program: All Night Jazz
Tonight on All Night Jazz, the “Other Nine to Five,” Mike Cornette will vibe out with two vibraphonists born on this day in jazz history, Stefon Harris and Dave Pike. Plus we’ll hear music from our focus artist of the week, piano master Harold Mabern. Then later, at midnight, it’s our 12 O’clock-tail: another version of Billy Strayhorn’s classic composition “Lush Life.” The adventure begins...more...

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