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Host and Music Producer — NPR
As seen in:  NPR
Covers:  Streaming Music Services, Music, Media, Podcast, Radio, Music Festivals, Radio Reviews, Radio Trends

Producer/Host music radio, 24/7 music channel, podcasts, web streams from NPR

Fiona Ritchie's Biography

I have worked in radio since 1981, both at local station and network settings, producing and presenting live and recorded programs for NPR and BBC. Other experience includes concert and event production, concert and event MC-ing, varied voice over work, fundraising (both on and off-air), workshop/panel participation, teaching, and many writing projects including articles, CD liner notes and books.

Skills include: Radio program production and presentation from concept to ...

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New York Festivals (International Radio Program Awards)

2011 - Best Regularly Scheduled Music Program
Silver Medal for "The Wisdom of Pete Seeger" (which also won a 2011 Bronze Medal in the category: Information/Documentary: Culture & The Arts)

Have you ever used a typewriter?

Yes - both manual and electric. Am actually thinking of buying a vintage one.

Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Rita Skeeter! Got to admire that savage Quick-Quotes Quill.
Sep 17, 2014

This week on The Thistle & Shamrock "Irish Pairs." Enjoy Irish duos including Maighread & Triona Ni Dhomhnaill,...

Sep 16, 2014

'@hellodanz It's usually James Brown to kick things into gear. ' > Smooth. Will listen online. Recommend #soulsessionsguam to @cerysmatthews

Sep 16, 2014

'@CaptainIronears Big thanks for breaking the curse that was my life before I knew of @juliefowlis' > Adding "Cursebreaker" to my resume ;-)

Sep 16, 2014

'@hellodanz I love that @fiona_ritchie but it's time for her show to end and #soulsessionsguam to start!' > What a cool segue that must be!

Sep 12, 2014

'@DPN010 The best way to improve a Friday? Listen Again's Clear Sounds. Just what the doc ordered.' Yaay! A good doc!

Sep 12, 2014

Celebrating with new profile pic: was a centuries-long round trip but our Wayfaring Strangers arr back home today! :)…

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