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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 Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center highlights works by Bach and Vivaldi on this broadcast.

  • Added: Feb 22, 2018
  • Length: 58:29
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Episode JN 180228 h0_nt: 2018-02-28 12:00 AM of Jazz Network

  • Added: Feb 22, 2018
  • Length: 59:39
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This week we feature the music of the great mid-century American composer, Walter Piston, including two of his symphonies and a violin concerto. Pr...

  • Added: Feb 22, 2018
  • Length: 01:58:00
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This week we hear the great tenor, Aureliano Pertile, perform scenes from Aida, Carmen, and arias from many other operas as well.

  • Added: Feb 22, 2018
  • Length: 01:58:31
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Beginning in 1786 at the first hearing of Mozart's opera The Marriage of Figaro, we’ll explore the stream of masterpieces, including operas, sympho...

  • Added: Feb 22, 2018
  • Length: 58:58
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Beginning in 1786 at the first hearing of Mozart's opera The Marriage of Figaro, we’ll explore the stream of masterpieces, including operas, sympho...

  • Added: Feb 22, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
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Beginning in 1786 at the first hearing of Mozart's opera The Marriage of Figaro, we’ll explore the stream of masterpieces, including operas, sympho...

  • Added: Feb 22, 2018
  • Length: 58:59
Caption: Kit Robinson, Poet
Kit Robinson describes a walk home on a summer night as a cinematic experience.

  • Added: Feb 22, 2018
  • Length: 04:00
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One of the most influential (and underrated) Czech composers, Leoš Janáček created a deeply original style of composition that infused his operas, ...

  • Added: Feb 21, 2018
  • Length: :00
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One of the most influential (and underrated) Czech composers, Leoš Janáček created a deeply original style of composition that infused his operas, ...

  • Added: Feb 21, 2018
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One of the most influential (and underrated) Czech composers, Leoš Janáček created a deeply original style of composition that infused his operas, ...

  • Added: Feb 21, 2018
  • Length: :00
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One of the most influential (and underrated) Czech composers, Leoš Janáček created a deeply original style of composition that infused his operas, ...

  • Added: Feb 21, 2018
  • Length: :00
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One of the most influential (and underrated) Czech composers, Leoš Janáček created a deeply original style of composition that infused his operas, ...

  • Added: Feb 21, 2018
  • Length: :00
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This week we hear George Benjamin's "Dance Figures: Nine Choreographic Scenes for Orchestra," as well as pieces by Debussy and Ginastera.

  • Added: Feb 21, 2018
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  • Added: Feb 21, 2018
  • Length: 01:58:30
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Episode BN 180323 H 2: 2018-03-23 2:00 AM of Beethoven Network

  • Added: Feb 21, 2018
  • Length: 59:40
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Episode BN 180324 H 0: 2018-03-23 12:00 AM of Beethoven Network

  • Added: Feb 21, 2018
  • Length: 59:41
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Bill and Carnegie Hall’s Archivist Gino Francesconi continue touring backstage for a view of the three concert venues, the hall’s history, and the ...

  • Added: Feb 21, 2018
  • Length: 59:00
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This week Bill has conversations with two chamber musicians with over 100 years of great music-making experiences between them: Samuel Rhodes, form...

  • Added: Feb 21, 2018
  • Length: :00
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This week Bill has conversations with two chamber musicians with over 100 years of great music-making experiences between them: Samuel Rhodes, form...

  • Added: Feb 21, 2018
  • Length: :00