Interlochen Public Radio

Why Interlochen Public Radio (IPR)

The listener-supported broadcast service of Interlochen Center for the Arts, IPR brings classical music, arts and culture, and news from the region and around the world to northern Michigan and beyond.

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Local radio plays a vital role in the community. IPR informs listeners about current events and their impact, showcases the region's arts and culture, and helps our neighbors connect and engage with their community. Listen on FM radio throughout northern Michigan or stream online from anywhere.

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From Northern Michigan to the World

As a charter National Public Radio (NPR) station, IPR partners with the most respected journalists and news organizations from around the globe to provide continuous national and world coverage, while highlighting important local issues and events.

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Live and Recorded at Interlochen

Classical IPR presents an inspired curation of outstanding classical music and rare broadcasts from Interlochen Center for the Arts and around the world.

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Arts & Culture

Access a Vibrant Creative Community

Tune in to stories, essays, and interviews with some of the brightest artists, writers, actors, and cultural figures from Michigan and beyond.

IPR Programs

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Points North

Explore the stories and issues surrounding the people, woods, water and wildlife in our region.

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The Interlochen Collection

Celebrate the musical legacy of Interlochen Center for the Arts and hear rare archival recordings.

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Kids Commute

Make music part of your family’s life each day with our award-winning show.

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Explore the intersection of classical music and video games.

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Classical Sprouts

Whether you're in the car or making dinner together, Classical Sprouts brings families together to experience classical music.