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  • 12:00 AM
    Overnight Music
  • Tune in for a nightly mix that spans the centuries: from full-length operas, oratorios and major symphonies to the latest offerings from New York's vibrant new music scene.

  • 06:00 AM
    From the Top
  • Carmel, Indiana

    This week, from the Palladium at the Center for the Performing Arts in Carmel, Ind., you'll hear a 16-year-old perform music by the “Czar of Cellists," a young harpist share what life is like on her Indiana farm and four teenagers describe the very different ways their parents got them through times when they wanted to quit music. Also, special guest Michael Feinstein, renowned interpreter of the Great American Songbook, sings Gershwin accompanied by From the Top’s young musicians.

  • 07:00 AM
    Elliott Forrest
  • Elliott Forrest is the midday host on WQXR. Since his return to WQXR in 2002, he’s hosted and produced live events from Lincoln Center, Carnegie Hall, Hollywood Bowl and The Jerome L. Greene Space, among others.

  • 08:00 AM
    Classics For Kids
  • Music Based on Dance Forms

    Many composers used dances in their music, even though they didn’t intend for anyone to actually dance to these pieces. This week on Classics for Kids, hear some minuets, marches and waltzes that turn up in classical compositions.

  • 08:15 AM
    Elliott Forrest
  • Elliott Forrest is the midday host on WQXR. Since his return to WQXR in 2002, he’s hosted and produced live events from Lincoln Center, Carnegie Hall, Hollywood Bowl and The Jerome L. Greene Space, among others.

  • 12:00 PM
    Clayelle Dalferes
  • Clayelle Dalferes hosts WQXR on Weekend afternoons.

  • 01:00 PM
    Saturday at the Opera
  • Donizetti's Lucia di Lammermoor

    Beverly Sills Award-winner Susanna Phillips stars in the title role, Giuseppe Filianoti is Edgardo and Brian Mulligan is Enrico in this opera based on a popular novel by Sir Walter Scott.

  • 04:00 PM
    Clayelle Dalferes
  • Clayelle Dalferes hosts WQXR on Weekend afternoons.

  • 06:00 PM
    David Garland
  • David Garland hosts Saturday and Sunday evenings on WQXR. 

  • 09:00 PM
    Movies on the Radio
  • War Memorial

    David Garland presents highlights from several war movie scores, including Elmer Bernstein's "The Great Escape," Jerry Goldsmith's "Patton" and John Williams's "Saving Private Ryan."

  • 10:00 PM
    All Ears with Terrance McKnight
  • Dancing: Red, White and Blue Style

    This weekend, we're cutting a rug on All Ears. Terrance McKnight explores the art of boogie-ing in various musical forms; ones which you may not be as familiar with. Time to get down with your bad self!