Classical Music

  • Then & Now 2/1:  Puccini Anyone?
    Then & Now 2/1: Puccini Anyone?
    Puccini must have liked the first day of February, as two of his best known operas were premiered on this date.  In 1893, it was "Manon Lescaut," in Turin at the Teatro Regio. ...
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  • Then & Now 1/29:  Mozart Operas
    Then & Now 1/29: Mozart Operas
    On this date in 1781, Mozart’s opera "Idomeneo" had it’s premiere in Munich, and to say it was a success would be an understatement for sure!  The best orchestra in Europe, the...
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  • Then & Now 1/25:  Robert Burns - "Auld Lang Syne"
    Then & Now 1/25: "Auld Lang Syne"
    The favorite son and bard of Scotland, Robert Burns was born on this day, January 25th in 1759 in Alloway, Scotland.  He wrote so much that touched the hearts of composers, who in...
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Listeners Favorite Composers
Listeners Favorite Composers

During our Winter Campaign, we asked you about your favorite composer – and the votes are in!  All this week we’ll be unveiling your picks, one Evening Masterwork at a time – each night at 7 o’clock!

Listen for number xx tonight – you might be surprised – you might not!  We’ll count down...more...

February 20, 2018 on Classical WSMR
Tyler Kline
Schedule:
Nightly, 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM on Classical WSMR 89.1 and 103.9
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Tyler Kline
Tyler Kline is a composer whose music has been performed across the United States, and internationally in Canada, Brazil and Romania. His compositional interests encompass a wide variety of styles and mediums, from acoustic chamber and large ensemble works to electronic and electroacoustic music... Read More...

WSMR Music Programs

Early mornings and late at night, listeners enjoy classical music with insight and wit provided by Russell Gant. He finds the interesting stories and history that makes this music come alive. Find out how relevant classical music can be to your life by listening each weekday...

Bethany Cagle hosts every weekday afternoon and Saturday mornings. Each day Bethany adds a superb touch of class to the station, and brings you the interesting stories behind the music. Listen each day. You’ll find Bethany’s the perfect companion on the radio.

Bethany...

Tyler Kline is the perfect companion to take you through your favorite selections of classical music! He also helps you stay up-to-date with information on what's happening in the music and cultural community throughout the west coast of Florida! On weekdays and...

Each night at 7:00 PM join Tyler Kline for some of the best music ever written. Music that’s good enough to earn the title “Masterwork.” Listen for full length performances and large scale works like Carmina Burana, Mahler Symphonies, some new recordings and music...

Launched in 1931, the Met’s Saturday matinee broadcasts are the longest-running continuous classical radio series in American broadcast history. Classical WSMR carries live broadcasts of the Met every Saturday afternoon during the five-month season, December through May.

Sunday Baroque allows you an opportunity each week to explore Baroque and early music (written before 1750). Composers such as Bach, Vivaldi, and Handel were the cornerstones of this era, with masterpieces including the Water Music, Royal Fireworks Music, and the Brandenburg...

SymphonyCast is a two-hour weekly program featuring a full-length concert by a national or international symphony orchestra. Concerts are drawn from Europe's leading ensembles, along with U.S. orchestras, including the Los Angeles Philharmonic, The Philadelphia Orchestra...

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