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

The Sensuous Radical: Pierre Boulez at 90 The Sensuous Radical: Pierre Boulez at 90
Claiming total freedom in sound and color — and making outrageous pronouncements — the tough-minded composer and conductor charted a new course for classical music.
Cross The Arctic With The Kronos Quartet Cross The Arctic With The Kronos Quartet
Derek Charke's Cercle du Nord III teems with the sounds of life — modern and ancient — in the Arctic.
First Listen: Missy Mazzoli, 'Vespers For A New Dark Age' First Listen: Missy Mazzoli, 'Vespers For A New Dark Age'
With secular texts, soaring vocals and electronics, Mazzoli twists the traditional vesper prayer service to reflect our high-tech times.
Detroit's 'Frida' Aims To Build Latino Audiences For Opera Detroit's 'Frida' Aims To Build Latino Audiences For Opera
The opera, based on the tumultuous lives of painters Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera, coincides with a new exhibition at the Detroit Institute of Arts devoted to the...
Pretty Yende: An Opera Star Whose Rise Began With A Fall Pretty Yende: An Opera Star Whose Rise Began With A Fall
A mishap in the South African soprano's Metropolitan Opera debut still makes her laugh, but that night ended with a standing ovation. Now she's in Los Angeles for The...