WTJU

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WTJU-FM is a noncommercial educational radio station licensed by the FCC to the Rector and Board of Visitors of the University of Virginia.

WTJU Mission Statement * To present original, rich, and diverse programming of music and other forms of expression free from the direct constraints of commercial interests, reflecting the broadest educational goals of the University. * To provide the University and surrounding communities with a significant alternative to other broadcast media within the station's service area. * To provide educational, entertaining music and public affairs programming, and information on issues and events of interest to the community. * To serve as a communications link between the University and surrounding communities, bringing the resources of the University to its neighbors, providing opportunities for participation in the creation of programming and the experience of broadcasting, and fostering closer contact among different groups. * To archive selected recorded material acquired or produced by WTJU.

Series

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100 Pieces

"Jazz at 100” is that story – one hundred years of jazz recordings – in 100 one-hour programs that will present representative music from a century of recorded jazz history

  • From: WTJU
  • Updated: Feb 22, 2017
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2 Pieces

Telemetry, is an unconventional music series, showcasing bold new musical compositions, new instrumentation, and unique collaborations across space and genre. New episodes every month.

  • From: WTJU
  • Updated: Jul 23, 2019
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257 Pieces

Each week Peter Jones and company perform various children's stories for listeners.

  • From: WTJU
  • Updated: May 24, 2013
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9 Pieces

The Crystal Ball with Larry Sabato, Kyle Kondik, and Geoff Skelley features clear-eyed election news, analysis, and projections in a concise package, uploaded every Monday by 12:30pm.

  • From: WTJU
  • Updated: Nov 05, 2012
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9 Pieces

The Crystal Ball with Larry Sabato, Kyle Kondik, and Geoff Skelley features clear-eyed election news, analysis, and projections in a concise package, uploaded every Monday by 12:30pm.

  • From: WTJU
  • Updated: Nov 05, 2012

Latest Pieces

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"Three Sacks of Truth" and "Red Riding Hood"

  • Added: May 24, 2018
  • Length: 28:07
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This is the final hour of a four-part sequence featuring important tenor players and trumpeters who propelled hard bop into the 1960s. In this hour...

Bought by WLPR, WMOT, WCNY, KMUW, and Northwest Public Broadcasting


  • Added: May 24, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 5
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"Rumpelstiltskin" and "Oniroku"

  • Added: May 18, 2018
  • Length: 28:23
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In this portion of Jazz at 100, we are featuring tenor players and trumpeters who propelled hard bop into the 1960s. In this hour, we will continue...

Bought by KMUW, WLPR, WMOT, WCNY, and Northwest Public Broadcasting


  • Added: May 18, 2018
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 5
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"Three Wishes: an old story" and "Strega Nona: an old story"

  • Added: May 10, 2018
  • Length: 28:33
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In this portion of Jazz at 100, we are featuring tenor players and trumpeters who propelled hard bop into the 1960s. In this hour, we will continue...

Bought by WCNY, WLPR, WMOT, KMUW, WCNY and more


  • Added: May 10, 2018
  • Length: 58:58
  • Purchases: 6
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"Mule Eggs" and "The Little Girl and the Big Bear"

  • Added: May 04, 2018
  • Length: 28:06
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Over the next four hours of Jazz at 100, we’ll be featuring tenor players and trumpeters who propelled hard bop into the 1960s. In this hour, we wi...

Bought by KMUN, WCNY, KMUW, WLPR, WMOT and more


  • Added: May 04, 2018
  • Length: 58:59
  • Purchases: 7
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"How Giraffe Got Such a Long Neck..." and "The Story of Jumping Mouse"

  • Added: May 01, 2018
  • Length: 28:10
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Despite revisionist history that suggests that the energy of hard bop was spent by the time the sixties came, in the last hour we heard from the gr...

Bought by KMUN, WCNY, WMOT, WLPR, WCNY and more


  • Added: May 01, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
  • Purchases: 7