Airs Saturday nights at 10pm on WQXR
All Ears with Terrance McKnight is a weekly show about musical discovery. Covering a wide range of styles, genres and periods, the show celebrates the diverse musical passions of its host, Terrance McKnight, as well as occasional guests -- including performers, composers, choreographers, critics and others. As music and ideas are experienced side by side, the power of music to transform is revealed and celebrated.
Latest Episodes and Articles
Saturday, May 25, 2013
This weekend, we explore the sound spectrum of New York City. By using compositions as prisms, we hear colorful experiences on display.
Saturday, May 18, 2013
This week, Terrance McKnight spins Sebastian Currier's epic work for violin and harp, Night Time. Also: music by J.S. Bach, Meredith Monk, Mulgrew Miller, and Nino Rota.
Saturday, May 11, 2013
This week, a collection of songs for Mother's Day. We explore how mothers have influenced composers and performers musically, and create a rich soundscape.
Saturday, May 04, 2013
On Monday night, WQXR presented a special evening honoring the African American experience in classical music. This week's show features that event.
Saturday, April 27, 2013
If you have fond memories of a place, if only through music, it's nice to go back there sometimes. On this edition of All Ears, Terrance McKnight shares compositions that might remind you of home.
Saturday, April 20, 2013
John Cage's non-traditional use of radios, toys, and traditional instruments continues to inform contemporary music. Tonight at 10 pm, it's music inspired by radio and other musical toys.