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Classical WMHT-FM 89.1 | 88.7

On your radio dial at WMHT-FM 89.1 in New York's Capital Region and 88.7 in the Poughkeepsie area, our station helps keep the arts thriving in our community by making wonderful classical music accessible to all through programs, live concert presentations and the talents of local and nationally-recognized hosts.

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Mondays at 6pm

Derek Delaney, artistic director of Capital Region Classical will explore different composers, periods, and styles through favorite archival performances from the Capital Region Classical Concert Series.

10.3     Mozart: The Departure from Salzburg.
 
10.10   Mozart: The Delight at the Keyboard.
 
10.17   Mozart: The Dedication to Haydn.
 
10.24   Mozart: The Quintet & the G minor.
 
10.31   Mozart: The Late String Masterworks.

Sundays at 6pm

10.2     Tanglewood Music Center Orchestra performances. Stefan Asbury leads the TMCO in the Symphonic Dances of Sergei Rachmaninoff from 2011, Marin Alsop leads the TMCO in the Third Symphony of Roy Harris from 1988, and Seiji Ozawa leads the TMCO and soprano Barbara Bonney in the Fourth Symphony of Gustav Mahler from 1993. Recorded at Tanglewood in Lenox, Massachusetts.
 
10.9     Albany Pro Musica presentation from May 8, 2022. Jose Daniel Flores-Caraballo and Rex Smith host this rebroadcast of the Piano Concerto of Robert Schumann and A German Requiem by Johannes Brahms. Recorded at the Troy Savings Bank Music Hall in Troy, New York.
 
10.16   Schenectady Symphony presentation from October 24, 2021. Glen Cortese hosts this opera collaboration with Skidmore College of Mozart’s Don Giovanni. Recorded at Universal Preservation Hall in Saratoga, New York.
 
10.23   TON – The Orchestra Now presentation from September 10, 2022. Leon Botstein leads TON and soloists in music of Mahler, Joan Tower & more. Recorded at Bard College’s Fisher Center in Annandale-on-Hudson, New York.
 
10.30   Concerts in the Village presentation from September 26, 2021. David Smith leads the Broad Street Orchestra and soloist Karen Hosmer in music by Rietz, Ferrenc & Beethoven. Recorded at the Kinderhook Reformed Church in Kinderhook, New York.

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Fridays at 2pm

10.7     Snider: Something for the Dark. Hudson Valley Philharmonic; Kelly Corcoran, Guest Conductor. Recorded at the Bardavon in Poughkeepsie, New York. (Hudson Valley Philharmonic concerts)
 
10.14   Beethoven: String Trio in C minor, Op.9/3. Itamar Zorman, violin; Michael Strauss, viola; Yehuda Hanani, cello. Recorded at the Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center in Great Barrington, Massachusetts. (Close Encounters with Music Concerts)
 
10.21   Mozart: Piano Concerto 12 A, K.414. Juho Pohjonen, piano; Chad Hoopes and Arnaud Sussmann, violins; Matthew Lipman, viola; and Keith Robinson and David Finckel, cellos. Recorded at the SPA Little Theater in Saratoga, New York. (Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center @ SPAC)
 
10.28   Beethoven: Piano Sonata 18 in E-Flat, Op.31/3, “Hunt.” Fei-Fei Dong, piano. Recorded at the Howland Cultural Center in Beacon, New York. (Howland Chamber Music Circle)

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Fridays at 7:15am & Saturdays at 6pm

Meet the June Student Musician of the Month: Yu-Heng Wang is a violist and junior at Shenendehowa High School in Clifton Park, NY (nominated by Romeo Vashishth). He performs the Opening Movement of the Viola Sonata in B-Flat, Op.36, by Henri Vieuxtemps, with Michael Clements at the piano.

Tuesdays at 6pm

Michael Nock, Associate Director & Dean of Fellows at the Tanglewood Music Center hosts a weekly look at the famed Tanglewood Music Center, featuring concert recordings, interviews with up-and-coming performers and previews of special events.

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