Classical Music

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Classical Music

Weekdays 9am - 4pm on WVIA-FM

Each weekday hosts Lisa Mazzarella, Erika Funke and Larry Vojtko choose and present the greatest music by the greatest composers.

Classical Music Hosts

Lisa Mazzarella

Lisa Mazzarella

Weekdays from 9am to 11am

Erika Funke

Erika Funke

Weekdays from 11am to 1pm

Larry Vojtko

Larry Vojtko

Weekdays from 1pm to 4pm

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NPR Classical News

Four Composers, One (Nearly) Impossible Mission To Reinvent A Classic Theme

Four Composers, One (Nearly) Impossible Mission To Reinvent A Classic Theme

Four different composers have scored the Mission: Impossible stories on the big screen. All have had to contend with the iconic music Lalo Schifrin wrote for the TV...

Sound Design: The Art Of The Album Cover

Sound Design: The Art Of The Album Cover

For graphic designer Denise Burt, knowing little about classical music actually helped her create cutting-edge album covers. See her work and hear the music that...

Remembering Vic Firth, An Orchestral — And Entrepreneurial — Legend

Remembering Vic Firth, An Orchestral — And Entrepreneurial — Legend

He was with the Boston Symphony for 50 years, and his name was also stamped on the sticks of drummers from Buddy Rich to Charlie Watts to Questlove. Firth died Sunday...

Unassuming Czech Pianist Ivan Moravec Dies At 84

Unassuming Czech Pianist Ivan Moravec Dies At 84

Eschewing a glitzy career, the pianist, who was heard in the movie Amadeus, earned a reputation as one of the greats of his generation, especially praised for his...

Song Of A Haunted Childhood

Song Of A Haunted Childhood

"The Witch," from composer Sarah Kirkland Snider's new album Unremembered, inspires childlike fear. Hear singer Shara Worden of My Brightest Diamond spin out a tale...