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Field Recording Workshop with Jon Miller

Field Recording with Jon Miller – 9/26 Capturing sound outside the studio Tired of hums, crackles, echoes, popping p’s, and other audio grunge? Learn how to record clean interviews, indoor and outdoor ambient sound, and narration for news reports, features, and documentaries. The approach will be “play as you go,” giving you a chance to…

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Shh! Summer Quiet Drive is here!

WRFI Community Radio is raising money as part of our “Summer Quiet Drive” fundraiser. There won’t be any disruption to the programming you enjoy. Don’t worry about calling in to pledge, simply click here to donate online. If you prefer to send us a check, you’ll find our address there as well. The station is…

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WRFI @ Ithacafest

Come and get to know your community radio station at the Ithaca Festival, May 28 through 31! On Thursday evening, the WRFI Community Radio News Team will be broadcasting live from the Ithaca Festival Parade. You can also stop by our booth and catch a show on the WRFI Stage in Dewitt park on Saturday.…

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Why [WERE] we silent?

At about 9:15 on Saturday night, our WRFI transmitter failed completely. It looks like the power supply got fried, probably by lightning.  More than a dozen volunteers worked like crazy yesterday to make repairs and we were back on the air by 7:30 Sunday night. Special thanks are due to fellow broadcasters WVBR who lent us a backup…

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WRFI Community Radio Training Series

Interested in Community Radio? Citizen Journalism? Check out the WRFI Community Radio Training Series! On the last Sunday of the month, volunteers at WRFI Community Radio host trainings ranging from journalism to running a music show. Past workshops have included radio voice training, news script writing, and audio production. These trainings serve the WRFI volunteer…

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Audio workshop imminent!

The ‘Audio Alchemy Workshop’ conducted by Jonathan Miller is this Sunday, February 22nd. There is still time to register- get the details here.

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Audio Alchemy Workshop

If you’re interested in learning the craft of radio production, experienced radio producer Jonathan Miller will be conducting a workshop Sunday, February 22nd on that very subject! All details can be found here.

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