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The WFMT Radio Network

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Description

The WFMT Radio Network creates, seeks out, and distributes radio programs of importance, depth and beauty to stations serving audiences across the United States and around the world. In addition to syndicating concerts by such renowned orchestras as the Chicago Symphony OrchestraNew York Philharmonic,Milwaukee Symphony OrchestraLos Angeles Philharmonic and San Francisco Symphony, the WFMT Radio Network also makes available signature WFMT shows like Midnight Special with host Rich Warren; Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlinCollector’s Corner with Henry Fogel; Fiesta! with Elbio Barilari, focusing on the classical music of South America, Spain and Portugal; and Relevant Tones with Seth Boustead, exploring contemporary music in the classical tradition.

And look to the WFMT Radio Network for full seasons of opera from such distinguished American companies as Lyric Opera of ChicagoLos Angeles Opera On-Air, and San Francisco Opera. We are also an important source for early music, chamber music, jazz and folk, with shows like Millennium of Music,Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center and Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival.

Our two celebrated overnight-format satellite services, the classical Beethoven Network with Peter Van De Graff, and Jazz Network with Greg Bridges and Lee Thomas, are recognized as leaders in their field. The music selections are balanced, sophisticated and engaging.

WFMT Radio Network programs have received every major broadcasting award and honor, including the George Foster Peabody Award, Prix Italia and Major Armstrong Award. In its mission to provide highly affordable programming of the highest quality, the WFMT Radio Network brings the best to the world.

Become a WFMT Radio Network Affiliate

The WFMT Radio Network invites stations everywhere to become WFMT Radio Network Affiliates. In addition to access to our high quality, affordable programming, affiliates receive dedicated service from network relations and distribution staff members that understand your needs, regardless of your station’s size or budget. For more information, please call Tony Macaluso, Director of Syndication, (773) 279-2114, or Estlin Usher, Station Relations Manager, (773) 279-2112.

Pieces

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The London Town Waits, Trio Medieval with a twist, and Handel gets the Christina Pluhar treatment.

  • Added: Sep 25, 2017
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The WFMT Radio Network is pleased to continue its American Opera Series with one production from the Chicago Symphony Orchestra's 2016-17 season. T...

  • Added: Sep 25, 2017
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Episode BN 171005 H5: 2017-10-05 5:00 AM of Beethoven Network

  • Added: Sep 25, 2017
  • Length: 47:38
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Episode BN 171008 H0: 2017-10-08 12:00 AM of Beethoven Network

  • Added: Sep 24, 2017
  • Length: 59:37
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We go In the Field to the rustic town of Palermo Itay for the International Rostrum of Composers where we heard a stunning array of new music by th...

  • Added: Sep 24, 2017
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This week Riccardo Muti leads the Chicago Symphony Orchestra in Italian opera masterworks by Verdi, Puccini, Mascagni, and Boito.

  • Added: Sep 24, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:28
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Folk music and farce, show tunes and satire, madness and escape!

  • Added: Sep 24, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:29
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A showcase of pieces from the ensembles recording label CSO Resound.

  • Added: Sep 23, 2017
  • Length: 01:58:28
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Episode BN 171006 H6: 2017-10-06 6:00 AM of Beethoven Network

  • Added: Sep 22, 2017
  • Length: 59:37
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Episode BN 171005 H7: 2017-10-05 7:00 AM of Beethoven Network

  • Added: Sep 22, 2017
  • Length: 59:36
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Episode BN 171005 H6: 2017-10-05 6:00 AM of Beethoven Network

  • Added: Sep 22, 2017
  • Length: 59:37
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Episode BN 171004 H8: 2017-10-04 8:00 AM of Beethoven Network

  • Added: Sep 22, 2017
  • Length: 57:36
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Episode BN 171004 H7: 2017-10-04 7:00 AM of Beethoven Network

  • Added: Sep 22, 2017
  • Length: 59:37
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Episode BN 171004 H6: 2017-10-04 6:00 AM of Beethoven Network

  • Added: Sep 22, 2017
  • Length: 57:38
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Episode BN 171004 H5: 2017-10-04 5:00 AM of Beethoven Network

  • Added: Sep 22, 2017
  • Length: 59:38
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Episode BN 171004 H4: 2017-10-04 4:00 AM of Beethoven Network

  • Added: Sep 22, 2017
  • Length: 59:37
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Episode BN 171004 H2: 2017-10-04 2:00 AM of Beethoven Network

  • Added: Sep 22, 2017
  • Length: 59:37
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Episode BN 171004 H1: 2017-10-04 1:00 AM of Beethoven Network

  • Added: Sep 22, 2017
  • Length: 41:24
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Episode BN 171004 H0: 2017-10-04 12:00 AM of Beethoven Network

  • Added: Sep 22, 2017
  • Length: 59:38
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Episode BN 171006 H8: 2017-10-06 8:00 AM of Beethoven Network

  • Added: Sep 22, 2017
  • Length: 59:37