WCNY

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Central New York’s only classical music station Classic FM HD radio provides listeners with live, locally hosted classical music programs. The station also features concerts from around the world six nights per week, opera from the Metropolitan Opera and other companies on Saturdays, archival programs of the Syracuse Symphony Orchestra and specialty programs including Broadway, Italian-American music, jazz and bluegrass.

Classic FM is available on 91.3 in Syracuse, 89.5 in Utica/Rome and 90.9 in Watertown, the North Country and the Kingston area and in streaming audio. Click here to visit the Classic FM page, which includes the Classic FM playlist.

You can find the Classic FM Top 40 Listener Favorites here.

Series

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74 Pieces

Feminine Fusion is a free weekly 1-hour radio program that highlights the influence of women in classical music. These are the women throughout history and into the present day who create, perform, and inspire. Composer/announcer Diane Jones of WCNY-FM in Syracuse, NY is your host, and every week showcases some of these remarkable women.

  • From: WCNY
  • Updated: Sep 05, 2019

Latest Pieces

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It's cold, so let's stay inside and listen to these performances from women who play woodwinds.

  • Added: Jan 20, 2020
  • Length: :00
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Time to add another block to our Patchwork Quilt. No special theme, just outstanding music written or performed by women.

  • Added: Jan 17, 2020
  • Length: 58:29
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Patricia Neal said, “A master can tell you what he expects of you. A teacher, though, awakens your own expectations.” This episode honors teacher...

  • Added: Jan 10, 2020
  • Length: 58:30
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This week, performances by women with pluck! Music of guitar, harp, and harpsichord.

  • Added: Jan 02, 2020
  • Length: 58:30
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We are at that tipping point, that moment when one year turns to the next. As we head into the new decade, we'll take a musical trip through the c...

  • Added: Dec 24, 2019
  • Length: 58:29
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Winter has arrived here in the north country. So grab some cocoa or a hot toddy, settle in by the fire, and take a listen to some winter music fro...

  • Added: Dec 12, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
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Time to add another block to our Patchwork Quilt. There's no special theme this week. Just great music written and performed by women.

  • Added: Dec 12, 2019
  • Length: 58:29
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This week pairs women's poetry with musical works that echo those poetic ideas. It's a beautiful pairing of these two art forms.

  • Added: Dec 06, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
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A decade ago, a female conductor was a real anomaly. Nowadays we are seeing more and more women taking up the baton, and being lauded for their sk...

  • Added: Nov 22, 2019
  • Length: 58:30
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“Music is the expression of the movement of the waters, the play of curves described by changing breezes.” - Debussy Composers paint their world ...

  • Added: Nov 22, 2019
  • Length: 58:31