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WQXR Features

Timeline: The History of Music In The White House

Explore a timeline of notable musical events throughout the history of the White House, from George Washington through the present day.


Reflections from the Keyboard

A Concerto Celebration, Part 4

Tune in Thursday at 8 pm to hear David Dubal continue his exploration of piano concertos, celebrating the great collaborations between virtuosic soloists and orchestras.

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Remembering the Old Metropolitan Opera House

The last Monday in September is, customarily, the opening night of the season at the Metropolitan Opera house.

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WQXR Features

Watch: WQXR's Bachtoberfest Classical Beer Jam

Watch the legendary group Canadian Brass perform works by Bach, Beethoven, Brahms, Schumann and Wagner, while you got a sudsy history of the great composer.


Q2 Music Album of the Week

From Björk to Costello with Anne Sophie von Otter and Brooklyn Rider

Mezzo-soprano Anne Sophie von Otter and Brooklyn Rider question the concept of genre, with convincing music by Björk, John Adams, Kate Bush and Elvis Costello. Listen all week. 



Watch: Young Classical Pianist Performs Epic Drake Medley

YouTuber Young Piano transposes 25 songs from hip-hop artist Drake into one epic 18-minute single take medley video.