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Programs A-Z

  • A Joyful Cry: Brazil's Choro Music (pronounced SHOH-roh) is a four-part, one-hour series about a unique, exciting and virtuosic musical style – all the way from Brazil. The word choro comes from the word “cry,” yet, it's some of the happiest...

  • The American Opera series features highlights from the Lyric Opera of Chicago, LA Opera and San Francisco Opera’s most recent seasons plus a selection of special performances from other major companies including Caramoor, Michigan Opera Theatre...

  • The Atlanta Symphony Orchestra Broadcast is hosted by WABE's Lois Reitzes. Most of the broadcasts feature insightful conversation with the conductors and soloists. 
     

  • Friday night is now officially Blues night on WABE! H. Johnson has access to our archive of blues vinyl and CDs and will be hand-selecting some of the best examples of the genre. He's got music from the Blues masters, some rare pieces that are...

  • "Celtic Connections" 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,...

  • Center Stage from Wolf Trap showcases live performances from some of today's finest chamber musicians. Recorded in the acoustically superb Barns at Wolf Trap, just outside of Washington D. C. These 26 one-hour radio programs are presented by co...

  • Hailed as the number one US Orchestra in the world by the venerable British publication Gramophone, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra continues this quarter with more concerts from Symphony Center, the home of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra.

  • A nationally syndicated classical music service dedicated to live classical music programming 24 hours a day, seven days a week, from the Classical 24 Satellite Service.

  • "Classical Guitar Alive!" showcases the classical repertory of the guitar by presenting music and interviews with the world's leading performers and composers. The program highlights a vast repertoire of music ranging from the early 1500's...

  • Hosted by Henry Fogel, Collectors' Corner is a weekly two-hour series.

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

  • Host Bill McGlaughlin and the Library of Congress' knowledgeable curators delve into the collections of the Library’s Music Division, re-discovering eloquent manuscripts, magnificent instruments and artifacts that tell the stories behind the...

  • Concierto is a weekly bilingual radio program from WDAV Classical Public Radio that presents classical music in English and in Spanish. Classical standards performed by Hispanic artists and orchestras alternate with selections by Spanish and...

  • "Echoes" is a daily two-hour music soundscape. With host John Diliberto, a writer for Billboard,Pulse and other magazines, Echoes brings together a wide array of styles, from acoustic to electronic, jazz to space music, the avant-garde to rock....

  • Now in its 12th year, "Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin" is a creative exploration of classical music and other genres. Each week’s programs are unified by compositions that share a central theme, which might be a composer, a period of...

  • "Fiesta!" is an original production devoted to Latino concert music, and brings artistically significant compositions from Latin America, Spain and Portugal to listeners. The acclaimed composer, musician, performer, and professor Elbio Barilari...

  • What began as a radio experiment in 2000 quickly became the most popular weekly one-hour classical music program on public radio. Broadcast on more than 220 stations nationwide to an audience of more than half a million listeners,"From the Top...

  • Harmonia is a weekly one-hour radio program, podcast and blog that takes listeners back in history to the cathedrals, fairs, and stages of the past, teaching listeners about history as documented by musicians of the periods.

    Through...

  • Veteran jazzman "H" Johnson spins real, hot jazz classics, Saturdays from 8 p.m. until 2 a.m. over 90.1 and WABE.org.

  • New Music from Bowling Green draws primarily on live concert recordings from the New Music Festival and Music at the Forefront, as well as commercial recordings featuring the Bowling Green Philharmonia and the BGSU Wind Symphony.

  • Each year since its founding in 1919, the Los Angeles Philharmonic has been hailed as Southern California's leading performing arts institution. Today, under the dynamic leadership of 32-year-old Venezuelan Gustavo Dudamel, who in 2009 became...

  • For nearly two decades, Mara Davis was a well-known voice on Atlanta's FM airwaves, first on Z-93, and then on Dave FM.

    Now she joins WABE's Steve Goss each Friday for a preview of weekend music events.

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  • "Millennium of Music" is the world's longest running program featuring early music. Host and producer Robert Aubry Davis regularly presents music from major European music festivals which can be heard weekly on radio stations throughout the...

  • This year's two-hour broadcasts were taken from virtually the Orchestra's entire 2013-2014 subscription season, and will be interspersed with programs taken from the Philharmonic's international tours, their Summertime Classics Series, their...

  • APM's Performance Today welcomes both longtime classical music lovers and newcomers to experience the creative vitality of classical music first hand. Performance Today recreates the thrill of live concerts by world-renowned artists in concert...

  • Pipedreams is the only weekly radio program that explores the full range of the art and potential of the pipe organ.

    Each week, Pipedreams host Michael Barone shares selected organ works and performances, and in doing so, encourages...

  • Concerts from the renown Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra every Sunday morning.

  • Relevant Tones is a weekly exploration of the most fascinating time in classical music: right now. From up-and-coming firebrands to established artists, this program celebrates the dynamic and diverse musical creations of modern-day composers...

  • Atlanta's long-time favorite classical music host Lois Reitzes is now extending her beloved show Second Cup Concerts to WABE Classics.

  • An evening of classical music from WABE with host Lois Reitzes.

  • For decades, we’ve been hearing about how China is the future. But spend some time at the Shanghai Spring International Music Festival, and it quickly becomes clear that the future is already here. There is no place on Earth with Shanghai’s...

  • The Shanghai Symphony Orchestra has a history of firsts: it was Asia’s first symphony orchestra, and gave the Asian premieres of works by Beethoven, Brahms, Tchaikovsky, Strauss, Mozart, Mendelssohn, and more — many of the giants in classical...

  • Sound Opinions is where people who love music can come together. You can make discoveries, debate, learn about pop culture, engage, have fun and find new ways to further enrich your lives through music. Each week on the show, nationally...

  • Lois Reitzes hosts live concerts from the famed Spivey Hall in Morrow, Georgia.

    Broadcast program details are on Spivey Hall...

  • The chamber music series from the Spoleto Festival USA offers a series of 13 one-hour concerts from the Dock Street Theatre in Charleston. Spoleto Chamber Music features vibrant young stars paired with veteran performers. Tune in each week for...

  • Strike Up the Band! celebrates the repertoire of the wind ensemble and concert band.  This program presents the classical wind music of the past, the stable of established standard repertoire, and emerging new works of the wind band/ensemble.  ...

  • Sunday Baroque features Baroque and early music written before 1750. Composers such as Bach, Vivaldi, and Handel were the cornerstones of this era. Sunday Baroque celebrates the current wealth of recorded music with great...

  • A two-hour weekly radio program featuring a full-length concert by a major symphony. Material is drawn from Europe's premier symphony orchestras, along with U.S. orchestras such as the Los Angeles Philharmonic, the Philadelphia Orchestra and...

  • Robert Hubert hosts The Atlanta Music Scene Mondays at 9 p.m., a series of concert performances from venues all around metro Atlanta. The Atlanta Music Scene is produced by Tommy Joe Anderson of ACA Digital Recording. The series is made...

  • Hosted by Elliott Forrest, with commentary by the performers and Chamber Music Society's Co-Artistic Director David Finckel, these programs are recorded live by The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center

  • What do Cheryl Wheeler, Pete Seeger, Christine Lavin, Woody Guthrie, John Gorka, Ani DiFranco, Tom Paxton, Jean Redpath, Bob Newhart, Robin & Linda Williams, Mike Nichols & Elaine May, Odetta, Mitchell & Webb, Carrie Newcomer, Big...

  • Everything you wanted to know about classical music but were afraid to ask is answered on "The Record Shelf". Hosted by Jim Svejda, one of the most respected critical voices in classical music who has guided the program since 1983 when he...

  • Join award-winning host Fiona Ritchie to explore the evolving Celtic musical traditions of Europe and North America. As "Thistle" surveys traditional Celtic music it also leads you to explore more distant landscapes and genres, investigating...

  • From its opening in 1883, the Metropolitan Opera has been one of the world’s leading opera companies. Today, the Met’s preeminent position rests on the elements that established its reputation: high quality performances with many of the world’s...

  • Performance Today features classical music in concert from American Public Media studios and sites across the nation and around the world, as well as classical music news, interviews and features.

  • "With Heart and Voice" covers a wide spectrum of Western sacred music, with brief organ selections offered between choral works. Host Peter DuBois, who receives letters and calls from listeners asking musical advice or information, provides...

  • Since 1991, World Cafe has emerged as the premiere public radio showcase for contemporary music serving up an eclectic blend that includes indie rock, singer-songwriters, folk, alternative country, blues, and world music.