• WTJU Presents Pierre Bensusan at The Southern Cafe & Music Hall, May 28

    WTJU is delighted to present Pierre Bensusan at The Southern Cafe and Music Hall on Thursday, May 28th.  As a special treat, Pierre will also do a short acoustic set during the 6-8 pm happy hour.  The concert will start at 8 pm.  For additional details, visit TheSouthernCville.com, or of course wtju.net. “The way the […]

  • WTJU is hiring a full-time Development & Underwriting Officer!

    Broadcasting from the University of Virginia since 1957, WTJU is an independent public radio station airing an eclectic mix of folk, jazz, blues, rock, classical, and public affairs. WTJU is looking for an energetic and versatile person to raise funds for and promote the radio station. With a full-time staff of five people (this position […]

  • May 2 Gather ‘Round: Roosevelt Dime (2014)

    Gather ‘Round each Saturday night from 8-9 for WTJU Folk‘s concert series; both archived and live. There will be shows from The Prism Coffeehouse and VA Folklife archives mixed in with some from our announcers’ own libraries. And you never know when a live concert might pop up! This week’s program comes from a Roosevelt […]

  • WTJU Presents Stephane Wrembel at The Southern, April 25

    WTJU is delighted to present guitarist Stephane Wrembel and his band this Saturday night, April 25, at The Southern Cafe & Music Hall in Charlottesville.  Stephane and the band will first stop by WTJU for a visit that afternoon at 4. Rolling Stone Magazine has called him “a revelation”. Woody Allen recruited him to score […]

  • Sign up for one of WTJU’s summer radio camps!

    Want to get behind the mic and make some great radio? Then join WTJU this July for one of our summer radio camps! What: Students will learn the basics of audio production, conduct radio interviews, visit music venues and studios in town, produce a short audio piece, and put together a radio show. Who: Middle […]

  • April 18 Gather ‘Round: Steep Canyon Rangers (2003)

    Gather ‘Round each Saturday night from 8-9 for WTJU Folk‘s concert series; both archived and live. There will be shows from The Prism Coffeehouse and VA Folklife archives mixed in with some from our announcers’ own libraries. And you never know when a live concert might pop up! This week’s program comes from a 2003 […]

  • Just A Few Friends Honors National Autism Awareness Month, April 5

    In 2007 the United Nations designated April 2 as World Autism Awareness Day, and April is National Autism Awareness Month. Classical host Federico Cilberto did some research and found that Bela Bartok, Glenn Gould, and Erik Satie were mentioned multiple times as having Asperger’s disorder, which falls under the umbrella diagnosis of autism spectrum disorder. […]

  • April 4 Gather ‘Round: John Renbourn (2000)

    Gather ‘Round each Saturday night from 8-9 for WTJU Folk‘s concert series; both archived and live. There will be shows from The Prism Coffeehouse and VA Folklife archives mixed in with some from our announcers’ own libraries. And you never know when a live concert might pop up! This week’s program comes from a 2000 […]

  • March 28 Gather ‘Round: Tony Trischka (2012)

    Gather ‘Round each Saturday night from 8-9 for WTJU Folk‘s concert series; both archived and live. There will be shows from The Prism Coffeehouse and VA Folklife archives mixed in with some from our announcers’ own libraries. And you never know when a live concert might pop up! This week’s program comes from a 2012 […]