Schedule & Playlists
Playlist for Friday, June 9, 2023
12:00 - 6:00 am
6:00 - 10:00 am
Mornings with Dennis Moore
Including news & weather on the hour between 6:00 am and 9:00 am; and "Carl’s Almanac" at 7:30 am.
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Midday with Lisa Flynn
Including "New Releases" this hour, "Daily Excursion" at 11:00 am, "Live from WFMT " Encore at 12:00 pm, and "Afternoon Masterwork" at 2:00pm.
Live from WFMT Encore
Violinist Paul Huang and pianist Helen Huang recorded February 27, 2023.
1:00 - 3:00 pm
Music for the Afternoon
Including the "Afternoon Masterwork" at 2:00 pm.
3:00 - 7:00 pm
Late Afternoon Music with Candice Agree
Including "Friday Afternoon at the Movies" at 4:30pm and "The Unrush Hour" at 5:00 pm.
Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin
American Masters, Part I. The first week in our series exploring great but lesser-known American composers.Bill features Howard Hanson from Wahoo, Nebraska; Walter Piston from Rockland, Maine; William Grant Still born in Woodville, Mississippi; and Ruth Crawford Seeger born in East Liverpool, Ohio.
Hosts LaRob K. Rafael and Kristina Lynn talk with conductor John Jeter about his work to affect change in expanding classical music programming.
9:00 - 11:00 pm
The New York Philharmonic This Week
Debussy: "Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune (Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun); Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 17 in G Major, K. 453; Conrad Tao, piano;Respighi: "Pini di Roma" (Pines of Rome); Jaap van Zweden, conductor.
Best of Studs Terkel
Remembering Rita Jacobs Willens (06/12/1990)
In 1951, a young couple named Rita and Bernie Jacobs bought a small Chicago radio station where they could share the classical and arts programming they loved.Studs Terkel joined them within the year and stayed for almost half a century.When Rita died, in June 1990, Studs presented this hour of her favorite music, and a glimpse into the sounds and spirit of WFMT’s early years.