Programs A-Z

  • The American Opera Series features great performances from opera companies all over the United States.  The American Opera Series is designed to complement the...

  • AUSTIN CITY LIMITS continues its longstanding tradition of showcasing the best of original American music. Musical styles range from contemporary and traditional pop to rock, country,...

  • Produced by WQXR and Carnegie Hall, the fifth season of Carnegie Hall Live! features some of the world’s best performers and ensembles in a wide range of styles, from early music to solo recitals...

  • This show offers radio listeners a wide variety of traditional and contemporary music associated with the western European lands occupied at one time or another by people of the Celtic tribes and their descendants, including Ireland, Scotland,...

  • Produced by Jesse McQuarters and hosted by Lisa Simeone, this weekly, two-hour series offers a unique format of engaging and lively content, including produced segments created to provide deeper insight into the music and programmatic themes...

  • A signature initiative of the CSO's Institute for Learning, Access and Training, the Civic Orchestra provides promising career-bound musicians a unique access to the musical resources of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra and hands-on training...

  • Classic Arts Showcase is a program designed to bring the classic arts experience to the largest audience possible by providing video clips of the arts in hopes that we...

  • A new season of the CLASSIC GOSPEL series from Gaither Music offers the same homecoming concert experiences featured in seasons 1 - 4. Season 5 features Billy Graham, the Statler Brothers,...

  • Great music and fascinating interviews with many of the world's leading guitar performers and composers. Join host Tony Morris for Classical Guitar Alive! an unabashedly enthusiastic and fast-paced romp through the classical repertory of the...

  • Classical Music Out of the Night airs nightly from 11 pm through 5 am (6 am on Saturday) providing a relaxing mix of classical music.

  • As it nears the centennial of its founding in 2018,  The Cleveland Orch­estra is undergoing a new transformation and renaissance.  Under the leadership of Franz Welser-Möst, entering his...

  • After the huge success of The Callas Legacy and The Art of Wilhelm Furtwangler, Henry Fogel returned with Collectors Corner. Mr. Fogel had the following thoughts:...

  • In 2015, the Library of Congress Music Division and CD Syndications will be launching the third year of a new classical music radio series to air nationwide. Bill McGlaughlin, hosts "Concerts from the...

  • Concierto is a program of classical music presented in English and Spanish.  The program features classical music by Latin American and Spanish composers and musicians. 

    Host Frank Dominguez...

  • Hosted by Wade Goodwyn, National Public Radio’s Texas correspondent, the Dallas Symphony Orchestra Broadcasts is a 13-part radio series featuring performances recorded live at the Morton H....

  • If you can't fly to Germany for the music festival season, we'll bring it to you!

    Concert Hour features live recordings of the world's music stars performing in Germany's palaces, churches and concert halls, conveying the full immediacy...

  • Julie Lavender brings listeners right into the family barn with its soaring posts and beams. Each week, she welcomes accomplished independent jazz musicians and encourages their dreams, as they perform their music and talk about what inspires...

  • Fiesta is a weekly classical music program devoted to Latin American and Iberian music from the 16th to 21st century, and brings artistically and historically significant compositions and artists to its listeners.

    The acclaimed composer,...

  • Broadcast on more than 75 stations nationwide, host Bill Rudman’s Footlight Parade: Sounds of the American Musical is a weekly radio...

  • Presented every two years and based in Kalamazoo, Michigan, the Irving S. Gilmore International Keyboard Festival is internationally recognized as North America’s finest piano music...

  • The Glimmerglass Festival is a one-of-a-kind summer destination. The scenic campus lies on the shore of sparkling Otsego Lake in Cooperstown, New York, nestled between the Adirondack and Catskill mountains. Each season, the company presents new...

  • Houston Grand Opera is recognized nationally and internationally for artistic excellence and innovation. It contributes to the cultural enrichment of the city of Houston and the nation, by producing and performing world-class operas, creating a...

  • JazzSet with Dee Dee Bridgewater brings you music in performance, sweet and hot, every week. With her fine, friendly voice, Grammy and Tony Award-winning host Dee Dee Bridgewater introduces sets from locales...

  • 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...

  • Enjoy this listing of our music programming from 8:00 AM to 3:30 PM, Monday through Friday!

  • Created and hosted by Gilbert Kaplan, Mad About Music’s format is part interview, part musical performance. Internationally famous guests select five key musical works and discuss why those pieces are important to them. The interviews are...

  • For more than thirty years, legendary pianist Marian McPartland welcomed a stellar line-up of jazz artists for conversation and improvisation on her Peabody Award-winning program. Piano Jazz fans say the show's intimate style is "like listening...

  • The Metropolitan Opera’s 2016-17 season, the 50th anniversary of its home at Lincoln Center, will feature 225 opera performances of 26 operas in a varied repertory that ranges from 18th...

  • Since its inception in 1959, the Milwaukee Symphony Orchestra has consistently received critical acclaim for artistic excellence. Today, the MSO continues to reach new heights under the baton of its sixth...

  • Mountain Stage guarantees listeners the best seats in the house for new performers and established artists. It's a two-hour weekly exploration of the exciting and spontaneous sound of...

  • The New York Philharmonic This Week, which began in 2004 and is syndicated nationally by the WFMT Radio Network, has been the recipient of numerous awards, including a Gold World Medal in the category of Best...

  • Originally premiered in 1865 in Genoa and then performed again in 1871in Milan, Franco Faccio’s Amleto (Hamlet) was thought lost for over 135 years. Opera Southwest’s artistic director, Anthony...

  • Performance Today features live concerts by famous artists in concert halls around the globe and from the American Public Media studios as well as interviews, news and...

  • The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, known for its artistic excellence for more than 120 years is credited with a rich history of the world’s finest conductors and musicians, and a...

  • The WFMT Radio Network continues the 2016 American Opera Series with ten performances by San Francisco Opera. This year’s series features Wagner’s comic masterpiece Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, Verdi’s Luisa...

  • Since its beginning in 1911, the San Francisco Symphony has been known for innovative programs that offer a spectrum of traditional repertory and new music. Today,...

  • Since it was founded in 1972, the Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival has become one of the world’s preeminent music festivals, guided by a visionary spirit and dedicated to...

  • Song of the Mountains is a unique showcase of the music that was born in the southern Appalachian region of the United States. This includes bluegrass, old time, gospel, country,...

  • Known for his humorous stage banter and expansive knowledge of music, violinist Geoff Nuttall is the artistic director of Chamber Music from Spoleto...

  • The recent popularity of swing dancing has awakened an interest among young people in the music that their parents and grandparents grew up on. Swingin' Down the Lane offers...

  • The Folk Sampler is a syndicated radio program of folk, traditional, bluegrass and blues coming to you from the foothills of the Ozarks since 1978.  The show is brought to you each week here on the KENW...

  • Launched in 1931, the Met’s Saturday matinee broadcasts are the longest-running continuous classical radio series in American broadcast history. The 85th season of Saturday broadcasts will once again be heard over the Toll Brothers–Metropolitan...

  • Mona Golabek, the creator and the voice of the Romantic Hours radio program, recordings, is an internationally acclaimed...

  • Performance Today welcomes both longtime classical music lovers and newcomers to experience first hand the creative vitality of classical music performed in front of an...

  • An hour of classical music from WFMT for your Saturday afternoon.

  • WFMT Music Specials 

    Mar 2:   MUSIC ACADEMY OF THE WEST - Features young artists destined for the top of their field

    Mar 9:   TITO GOBBI, MASTER-SINGER - A CENTENARY CELEBRATION - This profile of...

  • With Heart and Voice is a weekly organ and choral music series that features recordings from around the world. Hosted by Peter DuBois, the program presents selections that span the...