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The WFMT Radio Network

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Description

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 the Chicago Symphony OrchestraNew York Philharmonic,Milwaukee Symphony OrchestraLos Angeles Philharmonic and San Francisco Symphony, 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-Air, and San Francisco Opera. We are also an important source for early music, chamber music, jazz and folk, with shows like Millennium of Music,Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center and Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival.

Our two celebrated overnight-format satellite services, the classical Beethoven Network with Peter Van De Graff, and Jazz Network with Greg Bridges and Lee Thomas, 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 Syndication, (773) 279-2114, or Estlin Usher, Station Relations Manager, (773) 279-2112.

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The ongoing celebrations of the 450th anniversary of the birth of the great Italian composer include a boxed set of William Christie and Les Arts F...

  • Added: Apr 24, 2017
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Caption: Timothy Yu, poet, Credit: Margarita Corporan
Timothy Yu meditates on perceptions of race, on television and in social media.

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This week the National Youth Orchestra of the United States of America performs the music of Mozart and Bruckner.

  • Added: Apr 24, 2017
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Next time on the Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival, pianist Peter Serkin joins the Dover Quartet to perform Dvorak's Piano Quintet in A Major, Op. 81...

  • Added: Apr 24, 2017
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This week Herbert Blomstedt conducts the San Francisco Symphony in an all Mozart program.

  • Added: Apr 24, 2017
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“I have spoken Russian all my life. I think in Russian, my way of expressing myself is Russian. Perhaps this is not immediately apparent in my musi...

  • Added: Apr 24, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
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“I have spoken Russian all my life. I think in Russian, my way of expressing myself is Russian. Perhaps this is not immediately apparent in my musi...

  • Added: Apr 24, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
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“I have spoken Russian all my life. I think in Russian, my way of expressing myself is Russian. Perhaps this is not immediately apparent in my musi...

  • Added: Apr 24, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
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“I have spoken Russian all my life. I think in Russian, my way of expressing myself is Russian. Perhaps this is not immediately apparent in my musi...

  • Added: Apr 24, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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“I have spoken Russian all my life. I think in Russian, my way of expressing myself is Russian. Perhaps this is not immediately apparent in my musi...

  • Added: Apr 24, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
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This week we hear the young Yehudi Menuhin in recordings of Violin Concertos by Elgar, Bach, and Brahms.

  • Added: Apr 24, 2017
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This week we hear Dvorák's Selections from Ohlas písní and Enescu's Octet in C major for Strings.

  • Added: Apr 23, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
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Folk music and farce, show tunes and satire, madness and escape!

  • Added: Apr 23, 2017
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This week Riccardo Muti conducts Beethoven's seventh symphony, along with pieces by Catalani, Martucci, and Prokofiev.

  • Added: Apr 23, 2017
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Principal flute, Robert Langevin, is the soloist in Christopher Rouse's Flute Concerto. Leonard Slatkin also conducts pieces by Copland and Ravel.

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“The theme of my fifth symphony is the making of man.” — Dmitri Shostakovich In 1949, Dmitry Shostakovich traveled for the first time to New York...

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“The theme of my fifth symphony is the making of man.” — Dmitri Shostakovich In 1949, Dmitry Shostakovich traveled for the first time to New York...

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“The theme of my fifth symphony is the making of man.” — Dmitri Shostakovich In 1949, Dmitry Shostakovich traveled for the first time to New York...

  • Added: Apr 23, 2017
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“The theme of my fifth symphony is the making of man.” — Dmitri Shostakovich In 1949, Dmitry Shostakovich traveled for the first time to New York...

  • Added: Apr 23, 2017
  • Length: :00