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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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Episode BN 170928 H8: 2017-09-28 8:00 AM of Beethoven Network

  • Added: Sep 13, 2017
  • Length: 59:38
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Episode BN 170928 H7: 2017-09-28 7:00 AM of Beethoven Network

  • Added: Sep 13, 2017
  • Length: 59:38
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Episode BN 170928 H6: 2017-09-28 6:00 AM of Beethoven Network

  • Added: Sep 13, 2017
  • Length: 59:38
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Episode BN 170928 H5: 2017-09-28 5:00 AM of Beethoven Network

  • Added: Sep 13, 2017
  • Length: 59:39
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Episode BN 170928 H4: 2017-09-28 4:00 AM of Beethoven Network

  • Added: Sep 13, 2017
  • Length: 59:38
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As our country’s orchestras open their new concert seasons, Bill begins a two-week series on our oldest orchestra, the New York Philharmonic. Their...

  • Added: Sep 12, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
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As our country’s orchestras open their new concert seasons, Bill begins a two-week series on our oldest orchestra, the New York Philharmonic. Their...

  • Added: Sep 12, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
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As our country’s orchestras open their new concert seasons, Bill begins a two-week series on our oldest orchestra, the New York Philharmonic. Their...

  • Added: Sep 12, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
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As our country’s orchestras open their new concert seasons, Bill begins a two-week series on our oldest orchestra, the New York Philharmonic. Their...

  • Added: Sep 12, 2017
  • Length: 58:58
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John Potter guides us through his latest project on ECM: Josquin and Victoria from a very different perspective.

  • Added: Sep 12, 2017
  • Length: 58:58
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Episode BN 170916 H8: 2017-09-16 8:00 AM of Beethoven Network

  • Added: Sep 12, 2017
  • Length: 59:37
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Virgil Thomson once said, “In every town in the United States you find a five-and-dime and a Boulanger student," and he wasn't far off. Nadia Boul...

  • Added: Sep 12, 2017
  • Length: :00
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Virgil Thomson once said, “In every town in the United States you find a five-and-dime and a Boulanger student," and he wasn't far off. Nadia Boul...

  • Added: Sep 12, 2017
  • Length: :00
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Virgil Thomson once said, “In every town in the United States you find a five-and-dime and a Boulanger student," and he wasn't far off. Nadia Boul...

  • Added: Sep 12, 2017
  • Length: :00
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Virgil Thomson once said, “In every town in the United States you find a five-and-dime and a Boulanger student," and he wasn't far off. Nadia Boul...

  • Added: Sep 12, 2017
  • Length: :00
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Virgil Thomson once said, “In every town in the United States you find a five-and-dime and a Boulanger student," and he wasn't far off. Nadia Boul...

  • Added: Sep 12, 2017
  • Length: :00

  • Added: Sep 12, 2017
  • Length: 01:59:00
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This week cellist Alisa Weilerstein and pianist Inon Barnatan perform stirring works by Messiaen, Chopin, Rachmaninoff, and Barber.

  • Added: Sep 12, 2017
  • Length: 58:29
Caption: Ocean Vuong
Ocean Vuong remembers Tamir Rice, the 12-year old boy killed by police in Cleveland, OH in 2014.

Bought by PRX Remix, KALW, KENW, and KHSU


  • Added: Sep 12, 2017
  • Length: 04:00
  • Purchases: 4
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This week Yefim Bronfman joins Riccardo Muti and the Chicago Symphony Orchestra in performing Beethoven's Piano Concerto No.4.

  • Added: Sep 12, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:29