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.
Sundays at 6pm8.4 Cooperstown Music Festival presentation from May 18, 2019. A concert called Conversations, with the music of Schubert, Mozart, Sussmayr and more. Recorded at Christ Episcopal Church in Cooperstown, New York.
8.11 Manchester Music Festival presentation from July 19, 2018. Adam Neiman, the Festival’s Artistic Director, and friends play music of Schumann, Dvorak and more. Recorded at the Southern Vermont Arts Center in Manchester, Vermont.
8.18 Close Encounters with Music presentation from June 8, 2019. It’s a concert called “Like Father-in-Law, Like Son-in-Law” with works by Dvorak & Suk. Recorded at the Mahaiwe Performing Arts Center in Great Barrington, Massachusetts.
8.25 Maverick Concerts presentation from July 7, 2019. It’s a performance with the Escher String Quartet in the music of Haydn, Shostakovich and Smetena. Recorded at Maverick Hall in Woodstock, New York.
Fridays at 2pm8.2 No Program
8.9 No Program
8.16 Haydn: Trio in E-Flat. Gilbert Kalish, piano; Arnaud Sussman, violin; David Finckel, cello. Recorded at the Spa Little Theater in Saratoga, New York. (CMS @ SPACconcerts)
8.23 Chopin: Barcarolle in F-Sharp, Op.60. Michael Brown, piano. Recorded at the Howland Cultural Center in Beacon, New York. (Howland Chamber Music Piano Festival)
8.30 Schubert: Fantasie in F-minor, D.940. Tomer Gewirtzeman & Pedro Borges, piano four-hands. Recorded at the Big Barn in Putney, Vermont. (Yellow Barn Concerts)
Tuesdays at 6pmMichael 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 concerts coming in the week ahead.
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