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Enjoy music from VPR including All The Traditions with Robert Resnik, My Place with Joel Najman, Friday Night Jazz with Ray Vega, Safe & Sound with Mary Engisch. We also carry national music programming, including American Routes, All Songs Considered, Alt.Latino, Mountain Stage and Hearts of Space.Check out VPR Classical, too!

My Place: Teen Songs

Noting that the Rock & Roll of the 1950's and early 1960's  was a new music embraced by America's youth, this week Joel Najman's My Place looks at songs that are about teenagers or that refer to a teenager of a specific age. Early recordings by Sam Cooke, Neil Sedaka, and Chuck Berry are among the selections featured.

Listen Saturday, November 9th at 8 p.m.

Joel has been a part of Vermont's radio scene since 1964. He began his career at WIPS in Ticonderoga, New York. In 1965, he moved to WFAD in Middlebury, Vermont, where he attended Middlebury College. Over the years, Joel worked at radio stations WJOY, WQCR, WDOT, WDEV and WVAA where he served at various times as Morning Announcer, Program Director and News Director.
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