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


  • Added: Feb 15, 2013
  • Length: 06:30
  • Purchases: 5
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Haydn wasn't the first person to compose symphonies, but he did help the symphony to grow up as a musical form.

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


  • Added: Feb 15, 2013
  • Length: 06:30
  • Purchases: 4

  • Added: Feb 15, 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: Jan 28, 2013
  • Length: 30:00

  • Added: Jan 23, 2013
  • Length: 06:30
  • Purchases: 4
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Classical music that is such a big part of a movie that the two have become linked forever.

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


  • Added: Jan 23, 2013
  • Length: 06:30
  • Purchases: 5
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An Explanation and Sampling of Ragtime Music.

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


  • Added: Jan 23, 2013
  • Length: 06:30
  • Purchases: 4

  • Added: Jan 23, 2013
  • Length: 06:30
  • Purchases: 3
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90 second modules that celebrate the natural world and bring the wonder of nature into daily life

  • Added: Dec 19, 2012
  • Length: 34:30
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"Gigue" is the French word for jig -- how did this lively dance turn up in classical music?

Bought by WGBH Radio Boston, KVLU, and KUHF


  • Added: Dec 19, 2012
  • Length: 06:30
  • Purchases: 3