Audio Samples

 

PRI's The World: Syrian expat orchestra gives back

BY CATHERINE GIRARDEAU

When we think of Syria, we usually think of war, misery and desperate refugees. Classically trained bassist Raed Jazbeh is trying to change that image.

Reported and produced by Catherine Girardeau for PRI's The World.

 

 

Making Senses: Distillations Podcast episode 219

BY CATHERINE GIRARDEAU

For many biohackers, the future hasn’t gotten here fast enough. They’re ready to be cyborgs now. Catherine Girardeau reports on The North Sense (@3:10).

Show Clock
00:02 Intro
03:10 The North Sense
13:12 Interview with author Kara Platoni

Reported and produced by Catherine Girardeau for the Distillations podcast.

 


 

 

APM's Weekend America: Jamming 101

BY CATHERINE GIRARDEAU

"Jamming 101: A Classical Violinist's Foray into Bluegrass" was produced by Catherine Girardeau for American Public Media's Weekend America. Edited by Jim Gates.

 

 

Viewpoints: Body Language: Sounds for the shivering woman

BY EARPRINT PRODUCTIONS

“The feeling of Winter is shivering, cold, despair. I tried to find sounds on the cello that gave me that feeling.” – Joan Jeanrenaud, cellist and composer

Produced by Jason Reinier and Catherine Girardeau, Earprint Productions, for the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

 

Codebreaker: World-building

BY MARKETPLACE

A proposal to bioengineer shorter humans with cat eyes, a decades-old idea for a totally new kind of power, and producer Catherine Girardeau on scientists surfing for ocean data (@12:36). Listen, decode, and decide: Can world-building save us?

Show clock: 
12:36 Surfing for Science (Catherine Girardeau)

 

SFO Museum: Clipper Glory: The dawn of ocean air transport

BY EARPRINT PRODUCTIONS

Excerpt from a three-part podcast celebrating the 75th anniversary of the first trans-Pacific ocean air service. Written and produced by Earprint Productions in collaboration with the SFO Aviation Museum.