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  • 12:00 AM
    Pipedreams
  • Kney Sayers

    Pipedreams presents positive returns from the numerous soloists who have presented concerts on the instrument Gabriel Kney built for the University of St. Thomas in Saint Paul, Minn.

  • 12:00 AM
    Mozart and the Opera with Matt Aucoin
  • Mozart and the Opera with Matt Aucoin

    Conductor and composer Matt Aucoin takes a closer look at the Mozart's gift for covering a wide emotional range with his operas. Aucoin surveys the landscape with arias from The Marriage of Figaro as well as an ensemble from Idomeneo.

  • 01:00 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.

  • 05:30 AM
    Jeff Spurgeon
  • Jeff Spurgeon has been the morning host of WQXR since 2006. He joined WQXR in 1997 and during his 30-year career in radio, Spurgeon has been an announcer, reporter, newscaster, interviewer and producer

  • 10:00 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.

  • 03:00 PM
    Naomi Lewin
  • Naomi Lewin is the weekday afternoon host on WQXR, and the host of WQXR’s weekly podcast Conducting Business. Before arriving at WQXR, Lewin was the midday host at WGUC, Cincinnati’s classical public radio station.

  • 07:00 PM
    Terrance McKnight
  • Terrance McKnight is the WQXR weekday evening McKnight’s musical experiences — from glee club soloist and accomplished pianist, to professor at Morehouse College, and finally as producer and host of several music programs for public radio — have consistently juxtaposed the European Classical tradition alongside American classic traditions, such as jazz, gospel, African American spirituals and other musical genres.

  • 10:00 PM
    Chamber Music Society
  • Russian Quintets

    From its home in New York's Alice Tully Hall, the Chamber Music Society this week presents a program of works by by Prokofiev and Shostakovich.

  • 11:00 PM
    Exploring Music
  • Mozart Piano Concertos

    Mozart seizes an almost non-existent genre, the piano concerto, and elevates it to one of the most revered and popular musical forms.