WGUC/ WVXU

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WGUC, Cincinnati's Classical Public Radio, was founded in 1960 by a group of citizens who saw the need for a radio station devoted to cultural and public affairs programming in the region. Today, the station remains committed to this heritage and broadcasts the finest in classical music, news and information programming. AKA Cincinnati Public Radio.

Series

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10 Pieces

WVXU joins with cicada expert Dr. Gene Kritsky from Mount St. Joseph University for a 10-part series , hosted by Cory Sharber, the series begins on April 27, with a new episode released each Tuesday.

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205 Pieces

Introduce children to classical music in a fun and entertaining way.

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4 Pieces

Hallelujah Handel explores the life and work of George Frideric Handel. The four-part series is hosted by Cincinnati Opera's Evans Mirageas and highlights the evolution of Handel's musical development.

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1 Piece

Series of 4 programs produced to honor King Record's impact on music and the city of Cincinnati.

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3 Pieces

What happens when a couple of low-level Russian embassy workers flee New York, wind up in Cincinnati, and one becomes a member of professional baseball’s oldest franchise? That’s the fun that Rod Serling (pre-“The Twilight Zone”) stirs up in his teleplay, “O’Toole from Moscow.”

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45 Pieces

A daily glimpse into the natural world.


Latest Pieces

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The Life and Music of Robert Schumann

Bought by KVLU, KUHF, and WQXR


  • Added: Aug 15, 2013
  • Length: 06:31
  • Purchases: 3
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90 second modules that celebrate the natural world and bring the wonder of nature into daily life

Bought by Radio Newark


  • Added: Jul 25, 2013
  • Length: 33:00
  • Purchases: 1
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The Hoe-Down from Aaron Copland's ballet Rodeo has been heard in a commercial for the Beef Council. Lots classical music turns up in commercials. H...

Bought by WHQR, KUHF, KPIP-LP, KVLU, KVLU and more


  • Added: Jul 16, 2013
  • Length: 06:23
  • Purchases: 7
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The story and music of Rodeo.

Bought by WGBH Radio Boston, KVLU, WQXR, and KUHF


  • Added: Jul 16, 2013
  • Length: 06:30
  • Purchases: 4
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Copland's Rodeo launched the career of Agnes de Mille.

Bought by WGBH Radio Boston, KVLU, WQXR, and KUHF


  • Added: Jul 16, 2013
  • Length: 06:30
  • Purchases: 4
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American composer Aaron Copland wrote two cowboy ballets during his career.

Bought by WGBH Radio Boston, KVLU, WQXR, and KUHF


  • Added: Jul 16, 2013
  • Length: 06:30
  • Purchases: 4

  • Added: Jul 16, 2013
  • Length: 06:30
  • Purchases: 4
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90 second modules that celebrate the natural world and bring the wonder of nature into daily life

  • Added: Jun 26, 2013
  • Length: 34:30
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Ives loved to put hymns into his music. A look at other 20th Century American composers who did the same.

Bought by KVLU, WQXR, and KUHF


  • Added: Jun 18, 2013
  • Length: 06:30
  • Purchases: 3
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Ives was not the only composer to put borrowed tunes in his music. Many classical composers used folk music in the pieces they wrote.

Bought by WGBH Radio Boston, KVLU, WQXR, and KUHF


  • Added: Jun 18, 2013
  • Length: 06:30
  • Purchases: 4