Brendan Baker

Brendan Baker (@BrendanPBaker) specializes in creative editing, sound design, and music composition for radio storytelling.

He produces the critically acclaimed podcast Love + Radio , and his work has appeared on numerous radio programs including This American Life and Radiolab . His mixing and sound-design work can also be heard on The Message podcast and the first season of NPR’s Invisibilia . He has production credits on four of The Atlantic ’s “50 Best Podcast Episodes of 2015,” and has received multiple awards from the Third Coast International Audio Festival.

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Spanish guitarist/multi-instrumentalist Rosalia Roio talks about her Pájaro Volador ("Flying Bird"), one of her many homemade instruments built from recycled objects.

Music incorporating a performance of William Safford's poem "A Story That Could Be True" with Book Odds samples.

Re:sound's Gwen Macsai hosts Best of the Best: The 2013 Third Coast Festival Broadcast, showcasing the best radio stories of the year - winners of the 2013 TC / Richard H. Driehaus Foundation Competition.

Re:sound's Gwen Macsai hosts this year's national broadcast, showcasing the best radio stories of the year - winners of the 2011 TC/RHDF Competition.

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Sound Design 101

Brendan Baker and Kaitlin Prest pull back the curtain on the alchemical process of combining stories and sound.

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