Mar 1, 2013 | 27:28Living Out Loud The letter C Part 2 Audio
Living Out Loud The letter C Part 2 Mar 1, 2013 | 27:28C is Crokinole, a very Canadian board game. It's also for Continuity and Confidence; the confidence a young man needs to tell his father something he doesn't want to hear. C is for Cages - for birds and for people. Alex Samur's father has always kept canaries and when she visited her Christian Arab cousins in Jersusalem she was amazed to find that they do too. C is for Dr. Calamari and his Cabinet of strange sounds and Curious Children.
Jun 22, 2012 | 27:28Living Out Loud The music of fathers and sons - Part 2 Audio
Living Out Loud The music of fathers and sons - Part 2 Jun 22, 2012 | 27:28A father hated opera until he realised it was the key to understanding a young man he calls his 'fragile son'. A jewish violinist makes a living in the tough times of the great depression by playing Quebecois jigs and reels and keeping his true identity secret from his audiences.
Dec 14, 2012 | 24:58Living Out Loud The Making of Handel's "Messiah" - Part 1 Audio
Living Out Loud The Making of Handel's "Messiah" - Part 1 Dec 14, 2012 | 24:58A small town Ontario choral society plucks up its courage, musters all its resources and puts on a performance of Handel's great masterpiece. We go behind the scenes to hear how it all got started. Also we go to Europe to hear how Handel conceived and composed it in such a short time. And do you know why when the choir sings "For unto us a child is born" the accent in the wrong place? Test your knowledge with our Messiah quiz.
Jan 18, 2013 | 24:58Living Out Loud A is for Aardvark Part 1 Audio
Living Out Loud A is for Aardvark Part 1 Jan 18, 2013 | 24:58"A is for Aardvark" was a popular TV and radio show hosted by Lister Sinclair. We revive it now with the first of a series of "alphabetically themed" programmes - beginning at the beginning, with the letter "A".
PART 1 For Jane Nelson who loves back country skiing, A is for the avalanche that nearly buried her alive. For Billy Miedemar, A is for Animals, but only dead ones. For Nicole Boudreau, A is for Acadia and her beloved but ridiculed Acadian language.
Feb 8, 2013 | 24:59Living Out Loud Love, loss and longing Part 1 Audio
Living Out Loud Love, loss and longing Part 1 Feb 8, 2013 | 24:59"Alfred and Isabel". They fall in love but they can't seem to find a way to stay together and they go their separate ways, live separate lives. But love is strong and stubborn and they keep the flame alive with letters, 81 letters over 25 years. "Nora and George"; a young man goes off to fight in the First World War. His sister Nora cherishes the two letters he sent home before the slaughter claimed him.
Feb 15, 2013 | 27:28Living Out Loud "Different trains, different tunnels" Part 2 Audio
Living Out Loud "Different trains, different tunnels" Part 2 Feb 15, 2013 | 27:28"Kids again"; when they were young Jay Brown and his brother often explored the train tunnel near their home, plunging into its seductive depths. Years later it still pulls them in. "Infiltrators"; for some people a 'do not enter' sign is an irresistable invitation to open up a manhole to the forbidden tunnels that lie deep below busy city streets. "The Screaming tunnel" near Niagara Falls has a dark and mysterious past and it's where locals and tourists go at midnight to strike a match and scare themselves half to death. Our brave investigator Sam Pane was the only one to venture into its darkness alone.
Mar 8, 2013 | 24:58Living Out Loud Finding a voice Part 1 Audio
Living Out Loud Finding a voice Part 1 Mar 8, 2013 | 24:58"Just one song"; in the movies they make it seem so easy, but in real life? Eavesdrop on a journalist and his non musical friend as they try to find the creative voice that will lead to a hit song, the real show stopper they crave to compose. "The Change in Farming"; a young composer takes his grandfather's rich voice and even richer old world farming stories and turns them into rap music.
Mar 8, 2013 | 27:28Living Out Loud Finding a voice Part 2 Audio
Living Out Loud Finding a voice Part 2 Mar 8, 2013 | 27:28Many voices, one person; Samantha Hodder learns how to be a one woman band. In earlier times many women found their voice but were held back from using it. But no-one could suppress the songs and poems of Bob Coe's amazing mother Connie. A young man says he wants to learn how to "sing like Marvin". Good luck with that because it's Marvin Gaye he's talking about! Find your voice and sing from the heart - like Rosella Fraser, raised in a home filled with baptist faith and gospel and country singing.
"OH NO, SAY IT AIN'T SO!" THE "VOICE" OF LIVING OUT LOUD WILL FALL SILENT FOR THE NEXT FEW MONTHS AS WE DONATE OUR AIR TIME TO "THE 180", A NEW SHOW HOSTED BY JIM BROWN. WE WILL RETURN WITH LOTS OF GREAT NEW STORIES IN JULY. AU REVOIR; FROM CHRIS HOWDEN AND STEVE WADHAMS.
Nov 3, 2013 | 24:57Living Out Loud Earth air fire and water Part 1 Audio
Living Out Loud Earth air fire and water Part 1 Nov 3, 2013 | 24:57"A Viking farewell". Edward Moll, with his brother and sister try to fulfil their father's wishes; to put his ashes in a boat, send it out on Lake Erie, burn it and fire flaming arrows over it - all to the music of Wagner's "Ride of the Valkyries".
Nov 10, 2013 | 52:58Living Out Loud "The good Italian?" Audio
Living Out Loud "The good Italian?" Nov 10, 2013 | 52:58What happened to the Jews of Italy under the Fascist government of Benito Mussolini? Newly released documents in Italian archives challenge the long held view that Italy was a relatively safe haven for Jews.
Dec 22, 2013 | 52:58Living Out Loud HOLIDAY SPECIAL; Mozart; man, myth and music; Part 1 Audio
Living Out Loud HOLIDAY SPECIAL; Mozart; man, myth and music; Part 1 Dec 22, 2013 | 52:58From boyhood triumphs to burial in a common grave; a Mozart "grand tour" with historians, archivists, musicians, musicologists, even a Freudian analyst, recorded in Paris, London, Prague, Vienna and Salzburg. PLUS excerpts from Mozart's letters.