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  • 12:00 AM
    Overnight Music
  • Tune in for a nightly mix that spans the centuries.

  • 06:00 AM
    From the Top
  • Aspen, Colorado

    This week, From the Top comes to you from Harris Concert Hall at the Aspen Music Festival and School. We hear performances from an outstanding array of young musicians who studied here over the summer. Among them, a 16-year-old pianist performing from Préludes, Book II by Claude Debussy; a 14-year-old cellist performing the music of Edouard Lalol; and a 16-year-old violinist performing Tchaikovsky’s playful Waltz-Scherzo.

  • 07:00 AM
    Annie Bergen
  • Annie Bergen is the midday host on WQXR.

  • 08:00 AM
    Classics For Kids
  • Is There a Composer (or Two) in the House?

    Robert and Clara Schumann together created an impressive musical team. This week on Classics for Kids, learn more about other families with several famous musicians.

  • 08:15 AM
    Annie Bergen
  • Annie Bergen is the midday host on WQXR.

  • 01:00 PM
    Saturday at the Opera
  • Wagner's Das Rheingold

    This production of Das Rheingold is the second installment in our fall series from the Royal Opera House in London. Bryn Terfel is Wotan and Sarah Connolly is Fricka.

  • 04:00 PM
    Clayelle Dalferes
  • Clayelle Dalferes hosts Saturday and Sunday afternoons on WQXR.

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

  • 09:00 PM
    Movies on the Radio
  • The Emotional Modernism of Leonard Rosenman

    Brooklyn-born musician Leonard Rosenman started composing for movies when his friend James Dean was cast in Elia Kazan's "East of Eden." Dean suggested that Rosenman score the film.

  • 10:00 PM
    All Ears with Terrance McKnight
  • Understanding Intentions

    A good composer can always convey the spirit of his intentions even if certain details are not easily discernible. This week, Terrance McKnight explores pieces translating those very feelings.