APM CELEBRATES & SPECIALS
APM specials offer a unique package of programs with timely relevance for your audiences.
From annual listener favorites like The Splendid Table's "Turkey Confidential", to classical music specials, to new offerings that explore everything from transportation trends to personal history and grief, APM Celebrates & Specials offers something for every audience and occasion.
You can view all of our offerings on this printable pdf, or explore each individual special below.
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How George Floyd Changed Us
As we mark a year since George Floyd was killed in Minneapolis, join MPR News host Angela Davis for a reflection on how he changed us.Read more
The Life of George Floyd
We explore the life and experiences of the man who sparked a movement, as part of The Washington Post’s series “George Floyd’s America.”Read more
A classical special that focuses on the idea of masculinity in our society, featuring Cantus.Read more
Fields of Wonder
A celebration of music composed by Black artists with a focus on the song cycle of Margaret Bonds.Read more
Fourth of July with the Tabernacle Choir
Join the Tabernacle Choir and Orchestra at Temple Square for a patriotic concert celebrating Independence Day.Read more
To Honor and Inspire
Andrea Blain hosts this patriotic encore special, featuring performances by the United States Army, Navy, Air Force and Marine bands.Read more
Amazon: The Prime Effect
An in depth series exploring the myriad ways Amazon is changing the ways we shop, work and live.Read more
A three-episode series of live debates on Capitalism, Religion and Progress.Read more
An investigative special on the new U.S. offshore wind industry from NHPR's Outside/In.Read more
A one-hour classical music special highlighting the achievements of composers and musicians who continued to work into their later years.Read more
Call to Mind: Virtual Mental Health Care
A new Spotlight special from Call to Mind, we explore how mental health care’s urgent pivot to new technologies fared during the pandemic’s critical stress test.Read more
Back to School at the Movies
An hour of great movie music from films that celebrate school days.Read more
The Uncertain Hour
A new special from Marketplace about the long and strange legal history over what defines an employee.Read more
In Deep: Climate Chaos
This documentary special will chronicle the effects of multiple disasters on one city in southwest Louisiana over the course of a year.Read more
A special program highlighting uncommon instruments and the people who play them.Read more
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