Announcements


***WPBI Service Interruption***

WPBI Classical 90.7 and WPBI News 90.7 HD2 will be off-the-air for 2-4 hours overnight on Monday night-Tuesday morning, June 1; and again on Tuesday night-Wednesday morning, June 2. The interruption is due to tower maintenance and we apologize in advance for this disruption in service.

WPBI News 101.9 will not be affected, and we will continue to stream both services at Classicalsouthflorida.org and WPBInews.org.


‘Regarding Broadway,’ with Lynne Warfel

lynne for webEach Tuesday in June at noon, tune in for ‘Regarding Broadway': a five part look at a century of American musical theater. Hosted by Lynne Warfel, each hour-long episode will be part history lesson, part musical celebration. From George M. Cohan to Mel Brooks, we hope you can join us!


On the Town for the week of May 28, 2015

scottThe final On the Town of the season features the Delray String Quartet at the Mainly Mozart Festival, ‘Big Night in Little Haiti’ from the Rhythm Foundation (FREE!) and much more. Be sure to read or listen to stay on top of all the arts, music and cultural events in South Florida.


Flicks in Five: Orson Welles

20150526_orson-welles_1100 years ago this month, Orson Welles was born in Kenosha, Wisc. In this week’s Flicks in Five, Lynne Warfel examines his ‘Citizen Kane’, and its Academy Award-nominated score by Bernard Herrmann.

 


New Classical Tracks: The Radiant sound of the trumpet

20150526_mary-bowden-radiance-1_1Trumpeter Mary Elizabeth Bowden’s debut solo recording — entitled ‘Radiance’ — focuses on works by American composers, and features selections that are both accessible yet innovative. Hear about the recording and enter for a chance to win the CD on this week’s New Classical Tracks.

 


San Francisco Conservatory of Music stretches bounds

On a recent trip to the Ga20150521_san-francisco-conservatory-of-music_1me Developers Conference in San Francisco, Emily stopped by the San Francisco Conservatory of Music to learn more about the new Technology and Applied Composition (TAC) program. Learn about and hear performances from the SFCM on this week’s Top Score.

 


Listen to the MN Orchestra’s historic Cuba concerts on Classical South Florida

20150504_cuban-flags-in-havana_1Together with Minnesota Public Radio and American Public Media, Classical South Florida broadcast two live, historic performances by Music Director Osmo Vanska and the Minnesota Orchestra from the Teatro Nacional in Havana, Cuba, on May 15 and 16.  Both concerts are now archived here, go listen!


American Opera Radio Series

phpo6pTqJ_type_1The Met Opera season wrapped up on May 9 with Stravinsky’s The Rake’s Progress, but our Saturday opera matinees are not over. Thanks to the generosity of The Eunice Joyce Gardiner Charitable Foundation, we will be broadcasting the American Opera Radio series every Saturday afternoon at 1 p.m. through the end of November. Read more about this amazing series.


Celebrate the Fourth of July with CSF in Naples!

naplesSpace is selling out fast as Classical South Florida sets sail on the Naples Princess on July 4th. Celebrate with a dinner buffet, patriotic music and the spectacular fireworks display from the Naples Pier. Get your tickets now. For more information call us 1-855-444-5355.


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Upcoming Programs

Mondays, 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.; Sundays at noon

Top Score

Emily Reese

Host Emily Reese takes an in-depth listen to video game music and talks with the people who make it.

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Thursdays, 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.
Fridays, 8 a.m. and 1 p.m.

On the Town

Scott Blankenship

Scott Blankenship hosts this 5-minute weekly segment highlighting some of the best and unique events around South Florida.

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Wednesdays at 2 p.m., Saturdays at 10 a.m.

New Classical Tracks™

Julie Amacher

Host Julie Amacher provides an in-depth exploration of a new classical music release each week.

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Monday-Friday, 7-9 p.m.

PERFORMANCE TODAY®

Fred Child

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Weekdays at 6:00 a.m.

The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor®

Garrison Keillor

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Sundays 7-8 p.m.

From the Top

Garrison Keillor

Hosted by acclaimed pianist Christopher O’Riley, each broadcast presents five high-caliber performances along with interviews, sketches and games, revealing the heart and soul behind extraordinary young musicians.

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Sunday 8 — 10 p.m. on 89.7

Concierto

Concierto, produced by WDAV Classical Public Radio, is America's first nationally distributed bilingual (Spanish-English) classical music program that calls special attention to the contributions to the art form by Latin-American and Spanish composers and performers.

 

Wednesdays, 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.; Saturdays at 9 a.m.

Backstage with The New World Symphony

Elena See

Elena See introduces you to the best and brightest young instrumentalists at Miami's New World Symphony.

 

Tues. 8 a.m. and 5 p.m.; Sat. at 11 a.m.

Flicks in Five™

Lynne Warfel

Lynne Warfel takes you to the movies with great movies, their scores and the stories behind the cameras ... all in five minutes.

 

Weekdays, 7 a.m.

Composers Datebook®

John Zech

John Zech hosts Composers Datebook, a daily two-minute program designed to inform, engage and entertain listeners with timely information about composers of the past and present. Produced in association with the American Composers Forum.

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Sundays, 1-3 p.m.

SymphonyCast®

Alison Young

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Sundays, 6-8 a.m.

Pipedreams®

Michael Barone

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Wednesdays at 6 p.m.
Rebroadcast Sundays at 7 p.m. on 101.9 (West Palm Beach)

On The Money with Steve Pomeranz

Steve Pomeranz

On The Money features the advice and commentary of Steven L. Pomeranz, CFP. Learn and be protected on valuable money issues like financial planning, retirement issues, smart shopping, consumer news and more.

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