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WVIA Alexa Skill

WVIA Radio Has an Amazon Alexa Skill!

You can tune into what's currently playing on our live streams of WVIA Radio, VIA-HD2, and The Chiaroscuro Channel. You can also listen to WVIA Radio podcasts.

Getting the skill set up is simple! Simply say "Alexa, Enable WVIA Radio" to your Alexa-enabled device. Alternately, you can click here to enable online with your Amazon account.

Once you've enabled the skill, say "Alexa, open WVIA Radio", then follow the prompts from there.
You can also say "Alexa, ask WVIA Radio..."

For our FM/HD1 channel:

  • “To listen live.”
  • “To listen to WVIA Radio.”

For our HD2 channel:

  • “To listen to HD2”

For our HD3 channel:

  • “To listen to Chiaroscuro Channel.”
  • “To listen to Jazz”
  • “To listen to HD3”

You can also ask:

  • “To browse programs.”
  • “To play the ArtScene podcast.”

While playing a program, you can skip forward to the next archive by saying "Alexa, next." To skip backward to the previous archive, say "Alexa, go back." For instructions on interacting with this skill, say "help."