Classical Music

Heard in HD over Classical 88.7-1 KWTU, Tulsa

All classical music for northeastern Oklahoma, all the time. Our signature Masterworks classical programming is heard throughout the day, highlighted by these special programs.

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Performance Today • Monday-Saturday 6 pm
Fred Child is the host of the most-listened-to classical music radio show in America. Performance Today features timely recordings that can't be heard anywhere else, recent performances by the great artists of our time and by the next generation of classical artists, from concert halls around the globe. Plus interviews and performances from the APM studios, and from concert stages around the country, along with classical music news and features. | Learn More and Listen

Exploring Music • Monday-Friday 8 pm
Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin is an exciting daily radio program that delves into a wide assortment of topics in classical music. Each five-program weekly series builds off a single theme ranging from composer biographies to explorations of various cultures, musical styles, and time periods. | Learn More and Listen

Classical Tulsa • Friday noon
Each week, Classical Tulsa with Jason Heilman spotlights upcoming performances by Tulsa's two symphony orchestras, a ballet, opera company, and numerous chamber music groups with musical highlights and comments from the performers themselves. | Learn More

Opera • Saturday 12 pm (starting times vary)
Enjoy opera throughout the year, each Saturday afternoon. During the Metropolitan Opera’s Metropolitan Opera's Fall season, listen to live matinee broadcasts from the stage of the Metropolitan Opera House in New York City. During the summer, enjoy The American Opera Series from WFMT featuring great  performances by the Lyric Opera of Chicago, LA Opera, San Francisco Opera, Glimmerglass Festival and Opera Southwest.

Performance Oklahoma • Saturday 8 pm
Performance Oklahoma is a weekly showcase of performances drawn from concert settings across Oklahoma , produced and hosted by Kimberly Powell from the studios of  KUCO-FM in Edmond. The program features the Oklahoma City Philharmonic's Classics Series concerts and performances from Chamber Music in Oklahoma, Brightmusic Society of Oklahoma, OK Mozart International Festival, Armstrong Auditorium, the Norman Philharmonic, the Canterbury Choral Society, the Tulsa Opera, guest artist and special concerts from Oklahoma’s universities and other series across the State. | Learn More

New York Philharmonic This Week • Sunday 1 pm
An avid music-lover, Alec Baldwin lends his Emmy Award and Tony Award-winning style to one of music's great institutions. Since its founding in 1842, the New York Philharmonic has been the apex for composers, soloists and conductors alike. Bringing to bear that 170-year history, The New York Philharmonic This Week offers the highest musicianship, insight and vision in every program. | Learn More and Listen


Wind and Rhythm • Sunday 7 pm
How did you learn to love classical music? You may be one of the more than 40 million people in America - an eighth of the population - who played in a wind band, something that changes you forever. The band community is large and you may be surprised by number of compositions written for wind bands. Tulsa host Doug Brown has a huge library and loves to share it with you. Play your part, join us at the gathering place for people who love band music, Wind & Rhythm. | Learn More and Listen

BP Chicago Symphony • Sunday 8 pm
Hosted by Lisa Simeone, the weekly two-hour Chicago Symphony Orchestra broadcasts offer the fascinating stories found inside the music, with insight from the performers themselves. With the powerful sounds of the CSO as their centerpiece, the broadcasts include produced segments featuring interviews with CSO musicians, guest artists, and composers, plus an exploration of the stories found within the CSO’s rich heritage of recordings and the orchestra’s illustrious history in Chicago. | Learn More