Past Programs

The following is an archive listing of shows which we previously aired on KENW.

  • Chopin - In Our Day and His

    CHOPIN - IN OUR DAY AND HIS Chopin created a radically new musical language for the piano that was nevertheless strongly influenced by his love of the...

  • Bravo! Vail Summer Music Festival 2014

    The Bravo Vail! 2014 radio special will focus on the exciting chamber series. “Each season, the Bravo! Vail Chamber Music Series brings together artists who share the same passion for chamber music; the intensity of these groups creates a fresh...

  • Dialogue at the Wilson Center Radio on KENW FM

    Dialogue at the Wilson Center is an award-winning weekly television and radio program that explores the world of ideas through weekly, half-hour conversations with renowned public figures, scholars, journalists, and authors. Since 1988,...

  • Encounters with Consciousness

    Encounters with Consciousness is a 10-part series of 28'50" documentary radio programs produced by Jack Loeffler. The series features excerpts from recorded conversations with noted thinkers conducted and recorded by Loeffler over a period of...

  • Healing Ceremony

    The WFMT Radio Network and eOne Music invite your listeners to experience Healing Ceremony, a world premiere recording of American composer Marc Neikrug's new work for orchestra and voices. This one-hour special will begin with a short...

  • IGUDESMAN & JOO: YOU JUST HAVE TO LAUGH

    Virtuosi Igudesman & Joo Have Serious Fun with Classical Music for a Radio Program Filled with Comic Treasures Mozart was a funny guy. Haydn a laugh riot. Wagner, well, not so much. These composers may not have been doing standup routines...

  • Isla Earth

    Isla Earth is a fun and engaging weekday radio program with an information rich website and free monthly newsletter called the e-Digest. Our team of science writers and editors scour the planet for...

  • July 4th with Leroy Anderson and Boston Pops

    This radio special features Leroy Anderson, America’s most popular light music composer, and the Boston Pops Orchestra, which premiered many of his short orchestral miniatures. This special explores how the two came together to make music that...

  • Medical Discoveries News

    It permeates everyday life. Yet the understanding of advances in biomedical science is limited at best. Few people make the connection that biomedical science is medicine and that biomedical scientists are working today for the medicine of...

  • Moyers and Company on KENW FM

    Hosted by the legendary journalist Bill Moyers, this weekly series of smart talk and new ideas is aimed at helping listeners make sense of our tumultuous times through the insight of America's strongest thinkers. The series continues Moyers'...

  • N.M. Mile Markers

    New Mexico Mile Markers are short radio vignettes that tell interesting stories of the people, places, history and culture of New Mexico. They were launched in January 2011 on public radio stations around the Land of Enchantment. Mile Markers...

  • New Mexico Matters

    An overview of state issues and events

  • NIH Health Matters

    NIH Health Matters features include stories about glaucoma, nicotine, strokes, teen drinkers, cancer risk and intestinal stem cells. These are just to name a few of the various articles about health.

  • Parents Journal

    The Parent's Journal with Bobbi Conner began in 1986 as a weekly national radio series for Moms & Dads! In January 2011 our program moved to web-based podcasts--providing...

  • Profiles in Women's History

    In honor of Women's History Month, we're pleased to offer Profiles In Women's History, a 15-part modular series from WJSU-FM in Jackson Miss. Written and narrated by Gina Carter-Simmers, the series is comprised of 3-minute vignettes that...

  • Radio MD News

    RadioMD News is a daily audio newscast; the first "healthcast" of its kind, devoted to America's growing interest in healthy lifestyles, spotlighting important health issues of the day. Reported by professional...

  • Salzburg Festival

    Salzburg Festival

    The WFMT Radio Network is offering live performances from the Salzburg Festival.

  • Shanghai Spring

    Shanghai Spring is an 8-part radio series that will take you to one of the most bustling and vibrant cities of the world today and give you a front-row seat at one of the preeminent events in its cultural calendar – the Shanghai Spring...

  • SONG: MIRROR OF THE WORLD with Thomas Hampson

    Song: Mirror of the World is a 13-week radio series that explores classic song — poetry set to music — as a prism for understanding...

  • SPOLETO CHAMBER MUSIC SERIES

    With legendary wit and a remarkably broad repertoire, violinist Geoff Nuttall directs Chamber Music from Spoleto Festival USA featuring 13 revelatory programs, each performed by a line-up of exceptional musicians. Cellist Alisa Weilerstein and...

  • TALOA: AN EXPLORATION OF MUSIC BY AMERICAN INDIAN AND MĀORI COMPOSERS

    Join composer Jerod Impichchaachaaha' Tate for an adventure in American Indian and Māori music. TALOA— which takes its name from the Chickasaw word for song — is a series exploring fascinating connections in the music of contemporary Māori and...

  • The Cradle that Rocked: Rediscovering Marc Blitzstein

    This radio series about the composer Marc Blitzstein aims to celebrate his life with humor, storytelling, and vintage audio, as a new generation discovers his music. Join pianist Guy Livingston for four feature-length episodes, as he recounts...

  • The Dranoff International 2 Piano Competition: 176 Keys to the World on KENW FM

    The Dranoff International 2-Piano Foundation and the WFMT Radio Network would like to welcome you and your listeners to the 12th Dranoff International 2 Piano Competition. This four 2-hour series titled The Dranoff 2 Piano Competition: 176 Keys...

  • THE MAKING OF BEL CANTO: FROM PAGE TO STAGE

    This one-hour radio program traces the creation of composer Jimmy López’ opera Bel Canto, a Lyric Opera of Chicago commission premiered in the 2015-2016 season. The opera is based on a novel, adapted from actual events, and it examines the...

  • With Good Reason

    Listeners call With Good Reason "the best way to make a long drive fly by" and "a much-needed forum." Each week scholars explore the worlds of literature, science, the arts, politics,...