The WFMT Radio Network

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The WFMT Radio Network creates, seeks out, and distributes radio programs of importance, depth and beauty to stations serving audiences across the United States and around the world. In addition to syndicating concerts by such renowned orchestras as theChicago Symphony OrchestraCivic Orchestra of ChicagoNew York Philharmonic,Milwaukee Symphony OrchestraLos Angeles Philharmonic andSalzburg Festival, the WFMT Radio Network also makes available signature WFMT shows like Midnight Special with host Rich Warren; Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlinCollector’s Corner with Henry Fogel; Fiesta! with Elbio Barilari, focusing on the classical music of South America, Spain and Portugal; and Relevant Tones with Seth Boustead, exploring contemporary music in the classical tradition.

And look to the WFMT Radio Network for full seasons of opera from such distinguished American companies as Lyric Opera of ChicagoLos Angeles Opera On-AirSan Francisco Opera and Houston Grand Opera. We are also an important source for early music, chamber music, jazz, folk and public affairs programming, with shows like Millennium of Music,Chamber Music Society of Lincoln CenterSanta Fe Chamber Music FestivalJazz at Lincoln Center, and Mad About Music with Gilbert Kaplan, combining music and interviews with influential personalities, including former President Jimmy Carter and past Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice.

Our two celebrated overnight-format satellite services, the classical Beethoven Satellite Network with Peter Van De Graff, and Jazz Satellite Network with Bob Parlocha, are recognized as leaders in their field. The music selections are balanced, sophisticated and engaging.

WFMT Radio Network programs have received every major broadcasting award and honor, including the George Foster Peabody Award, Prix Italia and Major Armstrong Award. In its mission to provide highly affordable programming of the highest quality, the WFMT Radio Network brings the best to the world.

Become a WFMT Radio Network Affiliate

The WFMT Radio Network invites stations everywhere to become WFMT Radio Network Affiliates. In addition to access to our high quality, affordable programming, affiliates receive dedicated service from network relations and distribution staff members that understand your needs, regardless of your station’s size or budget. For more information, please call Tony Macaluso, Director of Marketing and Syndication, (773) 279-2114, or Estlin Usher, Station Relations Coordinator, (773) 279-2112.

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  • Added: Jul 24, 2014
  • Length: 01:57:31
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Beethoven's Serenade in D major for Flute, Violin, & Viola Op 25, as well as his Trio in D maj Piano, Violin & Cello Op 70 No 1 "Ghost", is feature...

  • Added: Jul 24, 2014
  • Length: 58:29
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We traverse the centuries with this label from the middle ages (with music for the Holy Grail), the early Renaissance (the Glogauer Songbook), and ...

  • Added: Jul 24, 2014
  • Length: 58:59
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Is music merely a collection of ordered pitches and vibrations in the air, or is there inherent and universal meaning contained within? This week ...

  • Added: Jul 24, 2014
  • Length: 58:59
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Is music merely a collection of ordered pitches and vibrations in the air, or is there inherent and universal meaning contained within? This week ...

  • Added: Jul 24, 2014
  • Length: 58:58
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Is music merely a collection of ordered pitches and vibrations in the air, or is there inherent and universal meaning contained within? This week ...

  • Added: Jul 24, 2014
  • Length: 59:00
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Is music merely a collection of ordered pitches and vibrations in the air, or is there inherent and universal meaning contained within? This week ...

  • Added: Jul 24, 2014
  • Length: 58:59
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One of the world’s most famous new music festivals has been held in Darmstadt since 1946. We’ll trace the festival from its beginnings through mode...

  • Added: Jul 23, 2014
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One of America’s most acclaimed and versatile contemporary music pianists, performance artist and keyboardist Kathleen Supové is known for breaking...

  • Added: Jul 23, 2014
  • Length: 58:26
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Guitarist Eduardo Fernandez is featured in this episode of Fiesta!

  • Added: Jul 23, 2014
  • Length: 58:28
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Riccardo Muti conducts Schubert, Elgar, and a piece by Verdi.

  • Added: Jul 23, 2014
  • Length: 01:58:28
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Folk music and farce, show tunes and satire, madness and escape!

  • Added: Jul 22, 2014
  • Length: 01:58:30
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“Mambo,” translated from Kikongo (the Creole language of Cuba), means "conversation with the gods." With Afro-Cuban rhythms and other notes from th...

  • Added: Jul 22, 2014
  • Length: 58:00

  • Added: Jul 22, 2014
  • Length: 58:29
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The WFMT Radio Network is pleased to continue its American Opera series with six productions from the 2013-14 LA Opera season. This week we present...

  • Added: Jul 22, 2014
  • Length: 02:54:26
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Join the New York Philharmonic in a Summertime Classics Program.

  • Added: Jul 22, 2014
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Sante Fe Chamber Music Festival artist-in-residence, Garrick Ohlsson, joins stellar wind players to perform Ludwig Thuille's Sextet for Piano & Winds.

  • Added: Jul 21, 2014
  • Length: 58:59