The Wonder of Sound

The Wonder of Sound

This week on The Children’s Hour we explore the wonder of sound. Sounds can transport you to another time, bring you to unseen places, tell stories with no words, all using your ears and your imagination. Journey with us on a […]

Radio Astronomy

Radio Astronomy

This week on The Children’s Hour, in a galaxy far, far away, we can tell there’s a black hole at its center. We know this because of the Very Large Array, a huge radio telescope in central New Mexico that […]

Goodbye Summer

Goodbye Summer

This week on The Children’s Hour, we’re saying goodbye to summer. The kids crew share our favorite, and not so favorite, memories of summertime, and we’ll set some goals for the start of the school year. With a story by […]

Language & Learning

Language & Learning

The kids and Katie Stone interviewed bilingual authors Ana Baca and Anna Nogar about writing books in multiple languages. Plus the show featured Sean Etigson and the Full Circle Singers from Bosque School, who will explored the Bard, William Shakespeare […]

Whistles And Flutes

Whistles And Flutes

On this episode of The Children’s Hour, we explore whistles and flutes through stories, poetry and music, with special guests Crawford McCallum, Enid Howarth, and flutist Ingrid Berg. With music by Andrew Bird, Billy Kelly, Maria Muldaur, Mouth Music & […]

Music Lessons

Music Lessons

It’s never too late to learn a new instrument, but it’s also not too early with programs that cater to kids. We’ll find out about two of them in New Mexico: UNM’s Music Prep School in Albuquerque, and the Santa […]

Best Kids Music 2018

Best Kids Music 2018

We play some of what we think are the best kids songs from 2018, and we play all the Grammy nominees for 2018’s Best Children’s Release, plus more of our favorites that came out this year. Find out what happens […]

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