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Celtic Connections features music derived from the Celtic culture wherever it has been transplanted around the globe, from the Celtic Isles to the New World and beyond. Host Bryan Kelso Crow's academic career and his passion for Celtic...
Classical Music from Minnesota Public Radio
Join host Jemila Ericson for a morning of classics and her well-loved interview at 12:06 each afternoon.
Listen as Pat Marriott shares his rich knowledge of classical music.
Classics for Kids debuted December 5, 1998 and is designed to help adults introduce children to classical music. The program features a composer and his/her music, along with games, quizzes and curriculum materials for primary grade...
Every eTown show is taped in front of a live audience and features performances from many of today's top musical artists as well as conversation and information about our communities and our environment.
More info about eTown episodes...
Long-time host Pat Marriott, a classical, jazz, and Broadway buff and lifelong record collector, astounds and alarms Monday evening audiences with a potpourri of musical "believe-it-or-noddities," pieces that for one reason or another are not...
If any one individual has been associated with the successful production and promotion of Blues music in the Port City, it's Lan Nichols. He's the director of the Cape Fear Blues Festival, a pro-active member of the Cape Fear Blues Society,...
Join a local jazz buff for the best in recorded jazz from WHQR's studios.
Imagine a folk and bluegrass hour hosted by a musician who cares passionately about what he spins on-air and will tell you why each tune is worth hearing. John Fonvielle is a talented guitarist and bassist who also enjoys playing DJ on Saturday...
Join George Scheibner with a mix of straight-ahead and great vocal jazz. Featuring Philip Furia's Great American Songbook at 1:30pm.
Performance Today features timely recordings that can't be heard anywhere else, recent performances by the great artists of our time and by the next generation of classical artists, from concert halls around the globe. Plus interviews and...
The eloquent and good-humored Michael Barone spotlights extraordinary instruments and performers playing awe-inspiring music as a part of Pipedreams.
Wilmington Star News has called it "the coolest half hour of music on local radio." Tune-in for a little something different for your trip home, or while you're making dinner. No MSG.
On select Fridays and Saturdays, 9PM-10PM, we broadcast a recent recording of our Soup to Nuts Live! concert series.
A unique and personal music mix for a Saturday night. Local performers, big names, old and new, borrowed and blue. You never know what you're going to get.
Plus, Soup to Nuts Live! features local concerts recorded in our WHQR Gallery.
Sunday Baroque is a celebration of beloved and appealing music from the baroque era (1600-1750) and the years leading up to it. Some of the greatest hits of the baroque include Antonio Vivaldi's Four Seasons Concertos, George Frideric Handel's...
Join Philip Furia for an enduring body of classical song, performed generation after generation by musicians and singers in styles that range from jazz to blues, rock to country.
With Heart and Voice is a weekly program of sacred choral and organ music that features recordings from around the world.