Retailers have 14-days to stop selling flavored vaping products in Michigan

Flavored vaping products will be banned in Michigan under emergency rules that were issued by the state Department of Health and Human Services Wednesday. Brick-and-mortar stores and online retailers have 14 days to remove flavored vaping products from their inventories that are available to the public, accofding to the department.

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This week on Classical IPR in Concert, the program features chamber music performed by faculty members of the 2019 Interlochen Arts Camp

Listen Friday at 8 p.m., Sunday at 12 p.m. or any time on demand below.

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Starting the week of September 23, in our weekly email newsletter, we’ll share some of the listener feedback we receive. Every Thursday, you can read what other IPR listeners have to say about the station. IPR’s news director, music director or executive director might reply to specific questions or comments.

On Friday, September 20, the nationally syndicated classical music program Performance Today will feature music performed and recorded at Interlochen.

Join Classical IPR at about 10:06 a.m. Friday to hear guitarist Marcin Dylla perform the Theme, Variations and Fugue on Folia de Espana by Manuel Ponce.  This performance took place in the Dendrinos Chapel and Recital Hall.

Michael Culler engineered the recording.

Kids Commute Circus Extravaganza

3 hours ago

FRIDAY, October 11 | 7:30 pm | Corson Auditorium

Join Kids commute host Kate Botello and Interlochen Arts Academy students for an evening of music and family fun.  Pre-show activities begin at 6:30 pm and will include concessions, stilt walkers, jugglers and magicians courtesy of Academy Theater students under the direction of Andrew McGinn and Traverse City Creative Movement.  A program of circus-themed works will be performed by the Arts Academy Wind Symphony under the direction of Dr. Matthew Schlomer.  


Discussions to bring sports betting and online gaming to the state are on hold until Michigan has a budget.

Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel has been given the go ahead for subpoenas against the MeToo Kits company. 

On Saturday, September 21, IPR's music director Amanda Sewell will be meeting listeners at the Great Lakes Chamber Orchestra concert at the Great Lakes Center for the Arts in Bay Harbor.

Great Lakes Chamber Orchestra

This weekend, the Great Lakes Chamber Orchestra will give the world premiere performance of the Violet Viola Concerto. Composed by David Lockington and featuring the GLCO's music director Libor Ondras as the viola soloist, the piece was commissioned by Robert Pattengale.

Passenger traffic soars in Traverse City

Sep 17, 2019
Cherry Capital Airport

Passenger traffic at Cherry Capital Airport increased each month this summer due to a strong marketing campaign and new nonstop flights.

Interlochen Public Radio is celebrating great books with the National Writers Series, Friends of Traverse Area District Library and Harbor Springs Festival of the Book. 

We want your help.


Classical IPR open mic night

Saturday, October 5 at 7 p.m.

Kids Commute Circus Extravaganza

Friday, Oct. 11 7:30 pm

The Interlochen Collection: Music from Interlochen's Archives

Sundays at 8 p.m. & Tuesdays at 6 p.m. on Classical IPR

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