KVNO

StationAccount image
Classical 90.7, KVNO

Our Mission

As Omaha’s only classical music station, KVNO serves as a vital component of the local arts and culture community. Through online and broadcast channels, listeners rely on KVNO to deliver a full, diverse and vivid classical experience every day. Locally composed, community supported and intently focused on a vibrant future for the arts, KVNO elevates the quality of our daily lives.

Series

Series image
27 Pieces

Host Garrett McQueen opens an historical and contemporary conversation of race in a 13-week classical music series with the 13th amendment as the guide.

  • From: KVNO
  • Updated: Feb 03, 2021

Latest Pieces

Piece image
"Looking Westward" - Musical works that offer a perspective on Black achievement west of the Mississippi, featuring selections from William Grant S...

Bought by WKAR, Interlochen Public Radio, WNMU-FM, Vermont Public, Georgia Public Broadcasting and more


  • Added: Jun 30, 2022
  • Length: 58:04
  • Purchases: 9
Piece image
"Building Community and Coming Together" - A celebration of music and performances that highlight cross-community collaboration and intersectional ...

Bought by WKAR, Georgia Public Broadcasting, Interlochen Public Radio, WNMU-FM, Vermont Public and more


  • Added: Jun 30, 2022
  • Length: 58:02
  • Purchases: 9
Piece image
"A Big Seed in the Big Apple" - An exploration of the Harlem Renaissance's impact on western classical music, featuring performances by the Harlem ...

Bought by Northwest Public Broadcasting, WKAR, Interlochen Public Radio, WNMU-FM, Vermont Public and more


  • Added: Jun 08, 2022
  • Length: 58:02
  • Purchases: 11
Piece image
"Classical Activism" - Stories and music that shine a light on the work of Nina Simone, Paul Robeson, and Robert Shaw.

Bought by Northwest Public Broadcasting, WKAR, WNMU-FM, Interlochen Public Radio, Vermont Public and more


  • Added: May 27, 2022
  • Length: 58:04
  • Purchases: 11
Piece image
"The Motherland" - A celebration of music that highlights the sights and sounds of Africa, featuring a performance by the Buskaid Soweto String Ens...

Bought by Northwest Public Broadcasting, WKAR, WNMU-FM, Interlochen Public Radio, Vermont Public and more


  • Added: May 27, 2022
  • Length: 58:03
  • Purchases: 11
Piece image
"Black Futurism and Imagination" - A collection of 21st century works by Ozie Cargile, Jessie Montgomery, and more.

Bought by Northwest Public Broadcasting, WKAR, Interlochen Public Radio, WNMU-FM, Vermont Public and more


  • Added: May 27, 2022
  • Length: 58:01
  • Purchases: 11
Piece image
"Building America" - Music and stories that center the impact of Black diversity in early America, including Gottschalk's Symphony No. 1 and the vi...

Bought by Northwest Public Broadcasting, WKAR, WNMU-FM, Interlochen Public Radio, Vermont Public and more


  • Added: May 27, 2022
  • Length: 58:02
  • Purchases: 11
Piece image
"The Movies" - A look at Black achievement in film and film music featuring works by Quincy Jones, Michael Abels, and Terrence Blanchard.

Bought by Northwest Public Broadcasting, WKAR, WNMU-FM, Vermont Public, Interlochen Public Radio and more


  • Added: May 27, 2022
  • Length: 58:02
  • Purchases: 11
Piece image
"Women of the Movement" - A celebration of Black women in western classical music, featuring the newly-recorded "Montgomery Variations" by Margaret...

Bought by Northwest Public Broadcasting, WKAR, WNMU-FM, Vermont Public, Interlochen Public Radio and more


  • Added: May 27, 2022
  • Length: 58:02
  • Purchases: 11
Piece image
"Engaging the Canon" - Traditional works from western Europe as performed by Stewart Goodyear, the Kanneh Mason family, and more.

Bought by Northwest Public Broadcasting, WKAR, WNMU-FM, Vermont Public, KUGS Bellingham, Wash. and more


  • Added: May 26, 2022
  • Length: 58:02
  • Purchases: 11