Kim Nowacki

WQXR Senior Producer, Social & Digital

Kim Nowacki is WQXR's Senior Producer, Social & Digital. She is responsible for WQXR’s social media channels, live event coverage, video production and keeps a keen eye on the website to make sure what you hear on air is what you see online. Follow her on Twitter at @knowacki.

Kim earned her M.A. in online journalism and digital media from the USC Annenberg School for Journalism where she sought out some of the country’s best thinkers and doers when it comes to digital media best-practices and experimentation.

She came to New York in the summer of 2011, after being selected from hundreds of applications to work as the news digital intern at The New York Times where she worked on the metro City Room blog, the Lens blog dedicated to photography and as a web producer for The New York Times Magazine.

Prior to going back to graduate school, Kim spent 10 years as a features and arts and culture reporter. Her work has appeared in Willamette Week (Portland, Ore.), The Seattle Times (Seattle, Wash.), the Weekend Argus (Cape Town, South Africa) and Southern California Public Radio (Los Angeles, Calif.), among others.

Kim Nowacki appears in the following:

Test Your Composer Knowledge: Take Our Gustav Mahler Quiz

Friday, July 07, 2017

In honor of this Viennese powerhouse’s 157th birthday on Friday, we’ve devised this quick quiz.

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Give Yourself a Present: Watch the Dover Quartet Play Music from 'Twin Peaks'

Friday, May 19, 2017

In anticipation of the new “Twin Peaks” relaunch on Sunday, the Dover Quartet came by the WQXR studio to play pieces from and inspired by the cult classic TV show.
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Quiz: Which Shakespeare Character Are You?

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Take our quiz and find out where you fall between the genius of literary and musical composition.

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Quiz: How Much Do You Know About Music in the Movies?

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

In celebration of movies that are so inextricably linked with classical music, we've scripted our biggest trivia quiz just in time for the Academy Awards.

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Quiz: Which Mozart Opera Are You?

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

Can your TV, book and video game habits predict which Mozart opera fits your personality best? Take our quiz and find out.

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Quiz: Which Wintry Music Piece Are You?

Thursday, January 19, 2017

Take our quiz to find out which winter-themed piece you should have cued up when the weather outside is frightful. 

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Quiz: A Classical Music Year-In-Review 2016

Monday, December 19, 2016

There were strikes, retirements, new albums and even a symphonic Super Bowl appearance. Take our classical music year-in-review quiz and share how much you remember from 2016.

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Timeline: Discover WQXR's Historic 80 Years of Broadcasting

Friday, December 02, 2016

On Saturday, Dec. 3, WQXR turns 80! Here's a look back at the station's rich history of bringing great classical music to New York City and beyond.
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Trivia Quiz: How Well Do You Know WQXR?

Friday, December 02, 2016

In celebration of WQXR's 80th birthday on Saturday, Dec. 3, take our quiz to test your knowledge of WQXR past and present.

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Leonard Bernstein Makes His Carnegie Hall Debut With A Moment's Notice

Monday, November 14, 2016

On Nov. 14, 1943, Leonard Bernstein was told that day he would be conducting the New York Philharmonic at Carnegie Hall for the very first time. Watch Hershey Felder reenact that moment.
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Poll: Cast Your Vote For Mozart or Salieri

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

In this turbulent election season, WQXR is your respite from the non-stop political coverage. Cast your vote for classical music by supporting WQXR.

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Quiz: Which Beethoven Symphony Are You?

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Celebrating Beethoven's birthday with music throughout the day and a quiz to see which Symphony you are most like.

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We Asked Parents: How Do You Get Your Kids to Practice?

Monday, September 12, 2016

Back-to-school time also means back to music class and private lessons for a lot of students, so we asked parents for their tips on getting kids to practice his or her instrument.
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Photo Gallery: Digging Classical Music On National Dog Day

Friday, August 26, 2016

We asked listeners to send in photos of their pups enjoying classical music in celebration of National Dog Day; check out some of our favorite submissions.

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Watch: Pianist Yoonie Han Plays Debussy's 'Clair de Lune'

Monday, August 22, 2016

Pianist Yoonie Han visited the WQXR studios to perform Debussy's famous 'Clair de Lune.'
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Meryl Streep Explains Our Fascination with Florence Foster Jenkins

Wednesday, August 10, 2016

The stars of the movie 'Florence Foster Jenkins' talked to Elliott Forrest about this infamous tone-deaf opera singer. 

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Quiz: Which Classical Music Era Are You?

Thursday, August 04, 2016

Which classical music era should you have been born in? Take our quiz and find out.

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In Studio: Soprano Nadine Sierra Sings Mozart and Foster

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

As she prepares for her Mostly Mozart Festival debut, rising star Nadine Sierra visited the WQXR studios to sing a pair of arias by the Austrian composer, plus an American classic.

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Pokemon Invade Classical Venues

Wednesday, July 13, 2016

Pokemon are popping up everywhere and classical music organizations and institutions are out to catch them all.

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My Classical Music Story: Radiolab's Robert Krulwich Finds Mahler

Thursday, July 07, 2016

Radiolab's Robert Krulwich tells us how a school assignment brought Gustav Mahler into his life.

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