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NPR — Host and Music Producer
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 final ... Read Full Bio →

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.
Jul 23, 2014

Enjoying #Glasgow2014 opening ceremony but just flew in this am from Australia so may be hallucinating some of it. @juliefowlis sounding fab

Jul 23, 2014

RT @findlaynapier: Freedom Come All Ye. Great shout. This and the Mandela tribute the best bits... so far.

Jul 23, 2014

This week on The Thistle & Shamrock: "Mythography," featuring Maire Breatnach, Old Blind dogs, Chris Stout, and June Tabor. Join us!

Jul 19, 2014

Enriching Gold Coast encounters: playful dolphins. Beautiful, cheeky and oh so intelligent.

Jul 17, 2014

Rainbow lorikeet selfie @ Currumbin Wildlife Sanctuary, Gold Coast, Australia. Don't know which bird…

Jul 16, 2014

This week on The Thistle & Shamrock: "Essential Celtic." Inject a Celtic core into your music library that...

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