Recommended Reading

Image of Will the Circle Be Unbroken?: Reflections on Death, Rebirth, and Hunger for a Faith (Ballantine Reader's Circle)
Author: Studs Terkel
Publisher: Ballantine Books (2002)
Binding: Paperback, 448 pages
Image of P.S.: Further Thoughts from a Lifetime of Listening
Author: Studs Terkel
Publisher: New Press, The (2008)
Binding: Paperback, 230 pages
Image of Division Street: America
Author: Studs Terkel
Publisher: New Press, The (1993)
Binding: Paperback, 381 pages

Music Played

Image of Awakening
Artist: Joseph Curiale, Joseph Curiale, The Royal Philhramonic Orchestra/Academy of Saint Martin in the Fields, Dod Severinsen (trpt.), Ralph Morrison (violin), Mike Miller (guitar)
Label: Orchard Road
Image of Appalachian Journey
Artist: Edgar Meyer, Mark O'Connor, Stephen Foster, Alison Krauss, James Taylor, Yo-Yo Ma
Label: Sony
Image of Columbia Country Classics, Vol. 1: The Golden Age
Artist: Various Artists
Label: Sony
Image of Part: Tabula Rasa
Artist: Arvo Part, Lithuanian Chamber Orchestra, Staatsorchester Stuttgart, Keith Jarrett, Gidon Kremer, Tatjana Grindenko, Alfred Schnittke, 12 Cellists of the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Label: ECM Records
Image of I'm Gonna Let It Shine
Artist: Bill Harley
Label: Round River
Image of Appalachia Waltz
Artist: Yo-Yo Ma, Edgar Meyer, Mark O'Connor
Label: Sony
Image of After the Rain
Artist: Erik Satie, Pascal Roge
Label: Decca
Image of Maria Callas - La Divina
Artist: Giacomo Puccini, Vincenzo Bellini, Georges Bizet, Gioachino Rossini, Alfredo Catalani, Camille Saint-Saƫns, Giuseppe Verdi, Charles Gounod, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Pietro Mascagni
Label: Warner Classics
Image of King of the Delta Blues Singers, Vol. 2
Artist: Robert Johnson
Label: Sony
Image of Song of the Seashore & Other Melodies of Japan
Artist: James Galway
Label: RCA Victor Europe

Voices on the Radio

Terkel was a radio personality and author who published 20 books on central themes and events in American life. He won a Pulitzer Prize for his 1984 oral history of World War II, The Good War. He died on October 31, 2008.