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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 JN 170717 H0_NT: 2017-07-17 12:00 AM of Jazz Network

  • Added: Jul 11, 2017
  • Length: 59:39
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Episode BN 170726 H 5: 2017-07-26 5:00 AM of Beethoven Network

  • Added: Jul 11, 2017
  • Length: 59:38
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Episode BN 170722 H 1: 2017-07-22 1:00 AM of Beethoven Network

  • Added: Jul 11, 2017
  • Length: 59:38
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Episode BN 170722 H 2: 2017-07-22 2:00 AM of Beethoven Network

  • Added: Jul 11, 2017
  • Length: 59:37
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Episode BN 170722 H 0: 2017-07-22 12:00 AM of Beethoven Network

  • Added: Jul 11, 2017
  • Length: 59:37
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Fifteen years ago, a music manuscript was bought at a flea market outside of Vienna for 50 Euros; it turns out to be a previously unknown Italian c...

  • Added: Jul 11, 2017
  • Length: 58:57
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Founded in 1981 by enterprising guitarist and tireless contemporary music promoter David Starobin, Bridge Records was one of the first-ever contemp...

  • Added: Jul 10, 2017
  • Length: 58:28
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This week Grant Gershon conducts the Los Angeles Philharmonic in Adams' nativity oratorio El Niño.

  • Added: Jul 10, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:59
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This week we hear the music of Handel, Haydn, and Glinka.

  • Added: Jul 10, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
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This week we hear Shostakovich's String Quarters Quartet No. 8 & No. 12.

  • Added: Jul 10, 2017
  • Length: 58:30
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This week is the second program in a two part series dedicated to Furtwangler's greatest Brahms recordings. In this episode we feature his third an...

  • Added: Jul 10, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:01
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Music flowed from the Bach family in a seemingly never-ending torrent for generations, and the three sons of Johann Sebastian are no exception. We ...

  • Added: Jul 10, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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Music flowed from the Bach family in a seemingly never-ending torrent for generations, and the three sons of Johann Sebastian are no exception. We ...

  • Added: Jul 10, 2017
  • Length: 58:57
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Music flowed from the Bach family in a seemingly never-ending torrent for generations, and the three sons of Johann Sebastian are no exception. We ...

  • Added: Jul 10, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
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Music flowed from the Bach family in a seemingly never-ending torrent for generations, and the three sons of Johann Sebastian are no exception. We ...

  • Added: Jul 10, 2017
  • Length: 59:00
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Music flowed from the Bach family in a seemingly never-ending torrent for generations, and the three sons of Johann Sebastian are no exception. We ...

  • Added: Jul 10, 2017
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Amanda Nadelberg, poet
Amanda Nadelberg reflects on life accomplishments and what has been left unachieved.

Bought by KALW and WOUB


  • Added: Jul 10, 2017
  • Length: 04:00
  • Purchases: 2
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This week the orchestra is joined by mezzo-soprano Bernarda Fink and the Women of the New York Choral Artists for a performance of Mahler's Symphon...

  • Added: Jul 10, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:30
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Folk music and farce, show tunes and satire, madness and escape!

  • Added: Jul 10, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:30
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Great music is a game of expertise, luck, and chance. As an avid poker player himself, Seth will deal out a deck of great selections. Every track i...

  • Added: Jul 10, 2017
  • Length: 58:30