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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.
Aug 26, 2014

My early copy also just arrived today. Delighted. To quote Dolly Parton from our book's Foreword: "The impact and...

Aug 26, 2014

"Nothing happening on the screen converted the personal preference of any one of them." Alistair Cooke on 1960 Kennedy-Nixon debate #indyref

Aug 26, 2014

RT @justmikeplease: Another lullaby night with @fiona_ritchie & The Thistle & Shamrock: New Releases And Debuts, Part 2…

Aug 24, 2014

Getting ready for weekly football supporter duties. C'mon boys!

Aug 24, 2014

@puelladocta: I'm also listening to Thistle Radio this morning! I'm making up for lost time :D” > Multi-tasker! :-)

Aug 24, 2014

RT @SteinatDavis: @MsNystedtMusic Listened to parts of Thistle and Shamrock @fiona_ritchie, From the Top (American Public Media)&Faust from…

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