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Anatomy of a Radio Piece

Imagine three producers from two continents working on one radio piece.

Imagine three producers from two continents working on one radio piece.

Hear how this collaboration took shape - despite editorial, logistical, and production challenges - by listening in on the tracking session, reviewing editorial decisions taken (and not taken), and hearing different versions of particular sections.

Along the way, producer Emily Botein reveals some useful tips about making radio, including: why not to whine; getting star-struck, and getting over it; how to hear a story when you're not sure what it is you're listening for; and using what you do know to help you along.


Featuring

Emily Botein

Emily Botein is Vice President for On-Demand Content at WNYC Radio in New York.