All Programs

  • WQXR

    Afternoons with Elliott Forrest

    Elliott Forrest is the weekday afternoon host on WQXR.

  • The Berlin Philharmonic in Concert

    The Berlin Philharmonic in Concert is a two-hour radio show featuring music recorded live at the Philharmonie in Berlin.

  • The Capitol Pressroom

    The Capitol Pressroom is broadcast from the Legislative Correspondents Association Pressroom at the State Capitol in Albany. The show features interviews with important newsmakers.

  • WQXR

    Carnegie Hall Live

    Returning for its ninth year, WQXR and Carnegie Hall present a series of live broadcasts from Carnegie Hall spanning piano recitals, orchestral concerts and stars of the opera world.

  • WFMT

    Chamber Music Society

    The Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center’s radio season features one-hour programs drawn from live performances.

  • Classical New York

    The Best of Classical Music from The City for Everyone

  • WQXR

    Concerts from The Frick Collection

    For 77 years, the series Concerts from The Frick Collection has delighted listeners with the finest in keyboard recitals, all manner of chamber groups and groundbreaking early music ensembles. Many of the century's greatest artists have performed in the 175-seat music room at The Frick Collection, the former Upper East Side residence of industrialist Henry Clay Frick.

  • Concerts from the Library of Congress

    New Sounds and the Library of Congress are joining forces to bring you audio from the storied institution's longstanding series of commissions and world premieres.

  • WQXR

    Evenings with Terrance McKnight

    Terrance McKnight is the evening host on WQXR.

  • WFMT

    Exploring Music

    Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin is an exciting weekday program that delves into a wide assortment of topics in classical music. Each weekly series builds off a single theme ranging from composer biographies to explorations of various cultures, musical styles and time periods.

  • NPR

    From the Top

    Hosted by Peter Duncan, each program presents high-caliber performances along with interviews, sketches and games, revealing the heart and soul behind extraordinary young musicians.

  • WQXR

    From the WQXR Archives

    WQXR opens up its archives this summer with a new weekly series devoted to some of its most popular programs. Since WQXR has been around for more than 83 years, that’s a lot of historical radio to delve into.

  • WQXR

    The Furthermore

    For more than three decades, WNYC host John Schaefer’s New Sounds has been a cherished destination for musically omnivorous listeners. On The Furthermore, Schaefer draws on his deep musical expertise to take listeners on an expansive musical expedition.

  • He Sang/She Sang

    He Sang/She Sang is a new podcast from WQXR for the opera-curious and opera superfans who want to know what all those big voices are really singing about. The podcast follows the radio broadcast season of the Metropolitan Opera with a weekly roundtable chat that discusses the plots, characters, music, productions, social significance and great performances of that week's opera.

  • WQXR


    Everyday Conversations with Extraordinary People

  • WQXR

    Live Broadcasts

    Hear live broadcasts from stages in New York and beyond, from major halls to intimate venues. This includes broadcasts and Webcasts in WQXR's own Jerome L. Greene Performance Space.


  • Q2 Music

    LPR Live

    Live-performance podcast which draws back the curtain on creativity and experimentation from Greenwich Village’s Le Poisson Rouge in New York City.

  • Q2 Music and WQXR

    Meet the Composer

    Peabody Award-winning podcast that takes listeners into the minds of the composers making some of the most innovative and breathtakingly beautiful music today.

  • Metropolitan Opera

    For more than seven decades, the Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcasts have brought opera into millions of homes, playing a vital and unparalleled role in the development and appreciation of opera in this country. The broadcasts debuted on Dec. 25, 1931, with Humperdinck’s "Hansel and Gretel," and are now the longest-running classical music series in American broadcast history.

  • Midday Masterpieces

    Join us as we hear some of classical music’s best-loved composers performed by young and established classical artists. Leave the emails, phone calls and stress behind and settle in for an hour of musical serenity. Watch live on our Facebook page and here at

  • WQXR

    Middays with Annie Bergen

    Annie Bergen is the midday host on WQXR.

  • WQXR

    Mornings with Jeff Spurgeon

    Jeff Spurgeon is the morning host on WQXR.

  • WQXR

    New Sounds Live

    New Sounds-presented performances from the finest concert halls and clubs in New York, from adventurous musicians that defy categorization.

  • WQXR

    New York At Night

    Tune in for a nightly mix that spans the centuries.

  • New York in Concert

    With concert halls and venues in New York City and around the world temporarily closed and stages gone dark, WQXR is shining a light into the musical archives and is bringing you exquisite live concert experiences from our friends and partners. You will have the best seat in the house because, well, you're in your house. 

  • New York Philharmonic and WFMT

    The New York Philharmonic This Week

    The New York Philharmonic This Week, hosted by Emmy Award-winning actor Alec Baldwin, includes recent performances of the orchestra and interviews with musicians, guest artists and conductors. 

  • WQXR

    Old School

    Old School features seven centuries of Early Music. 

  • APM

    Performance Today

    Performance Today, hosted by Fred Child, features live concerts from concert halls around the globe and from the American Public Media studios, as well as interviews, news and features.

  • WQXR

    Phil Kline

    Phil Kline is a composer who makes music in many genres and contexts, from experimental electronics and sound installations to songs, choral, theater, chamber and orchestral music.

  • APM


    Each week, Pipedreams host Michael Barone shares selected organ works and performances, and in doing so, encourages listeners to engage both their ears and imaginations to gain greater appreciation of this instrument.

  • Reflections from the Keyboard

    Pianist, teacher and author David Dubal hosts a weekly exploration of classical music's piano greats.

  • WFMT

    Saturday at the Opera

    WFMT brings you the most electrifying live performances from the world’s great opera companies: the Royal Opera House, Lyric Opera of Chicago, LA Opera, San Francisco Opera and more.

  • Shared Madness with Jennifer Koh

    Shared Madness with violinist Jennifer Koh explores the shared creative space between composer and performer, and what virtuosity for the storied instrument means in the 21st century.

  • State of Affairs with Steve Adubato

    State of Affairs with Steve Adubato provides in-depth analysis of the political, social and cultural issues that impact the everyday lives of those in New Jersey and the region.

  • WQXR

    Sunday Evenings

    Recharge with a mix of music crafted to help you get grounded before the daily grind.

  • WQXR

    Weekend Afternoons with Clayelle Dalferes

    Clayelle Dalferes hosts weekend afternoons on WQXR.

  • WQXR

    Weekend Mornings with Paul Cavalconte

    Paul Cavalconte is the weekend morning host on WQXR.

  • WQXR

    WQXR Holiday Channel

    WQXR welcomes the 2020 holiday season with a 24-hour stream dedicated to classical Christmas and wintertime favorites. Enjoy the sounds of orchestras, choirs, brass ensembles and more as we celebrate the sacred and secular sounds of the season.

  • WQXR

    Young Artists Showcase

    Young Artists Showcase is a WQXR weekly radio show that since 1978 has sought out and displayed the talents of young emerging artists. WQXR’s Young Artists Showcase is supported by The Harold W. McGraw, Jr. Family Foundation.