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January 13, 2012 - Part 1

What is a good piano made of? What pianos should you avoid? We go 'under the hood' with one of Toronto's leading piano technicians. PLUS the piano tuner who gave Glenn Gould that special sound.

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Living Out Loud - Letters of Love, Loss, and LongingOct 20, 2013 | 52:58Living Out Loud Letters of Love, Loss, and Longing Audio
Living Out Loud Letters of Love, Loss, and Longing Oct 20, 2013 | 52:58"Box of memories"; letters to a pen pal and a box of journals chart youthful flings and the rise and fall of a marriage. "Grownups read things they wrote as kids"; hormone driven explosions of love, lust and confusion.
Living Out Loud - The "five crazy guys"Nov 23, 2014 | 53:58Living Out Loud The "five crazy guys" Audio
Living Out Loud The "five crazy guys" Nov 23, 2014 | 53:58Each week Tom, Mike, David, Gary and Hamid get together to talk and tell jokes as they try to cope with the effects of a brain injury.
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Living Out Loud My body and me Dec 14, 2014 | 53:58A grand tour of the body; hair, teeth, brain and breasts. PLUS "The pain of love"; why so many women experience painful sex and what can be done to help.
Living Out Loud - Places we have known - Part 2Apr 13, 2012 | 27:28Living Out Loud Places we have known - Part 2 Audio
Living Out Loud Places we have known - Part 2 Apr 13, 2012 | 27:28Louis Danto's fabulous tenor voice took him from wartime Poland to Russia, Italy, America and Toronto where he was cantor in a large synagogue for 25 years. A mother and a daughter, still together after decades of war and upheaval, have bittersweet memories of many homes and many husbands.
Living Out Loud - "Two days in June" (G20 revisited) - Part 1May 25, 2012 | 24:57Living Out Loud "Two days in June" (G20 revisited) - Part 1 Audio
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