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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298 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: Jul 25, 2022

Latest Pieces

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More and more women are taking up the conductor's baton and stepping up to the podium to lead.

  • Added: Apr 12, 2024
  • Length: 58:30
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Women playing drums, gongs, sticks, and stones. This week, the vast sound world of percussion.

  • Added: Apr 05, 2024
  • Length: 58:30
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We've travelled to all points on the compass, and now it's time to head home. This week, music from women all across the US.

  • Added: Mar 29, 2024
  • Length: 58:30
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We continue our trip around the world with with a look to the west, and the European traditions we think of as "classical" music from women.

  • Added: Mar 22, 2024
  • Length: 58:30
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This week, music from women whose roots lie in the east - China, Japan, India and Korea.

  • Added: Mar 15, 2024
  • Length: 58:30
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We continue our trek around the world! This week, we head to the southern hemisphere.

  • Added: Mar 08, 2024
  • Length: 58:30
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Once again we begin a month-long trip around the globe to hear women's music from all points of the compass. We start in the north.

  • Added: Mar 01, 2024
  • Length: 58:30
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Margaret Bonds was allowed to study at Northwestern University - but not to use any of their other facilities. This week, a look at the life and m...

  • Added: Feb 23, 2024
  • Length: 58:30
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This week, performances from Hispanic and Latinx heritage.

  • Added: Feb 16, 2024
  • Length: 58:30
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This week, we highlight outstanding compositions by women of color.

  • Added: Feb 09, 2024
  • Length: 58:30