Exploring Music on 88.7-1

Weeknights at 8pm
  • Hosted by Bill McGlaughlin

Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin will enlighten, educate and entertain you, enriching your listening experience. Peabody Award winning host, Bill McGlaughlin with his in-depth knowledge of and deep passion for classical music along with his enthusiasm, imagination and spontaneity, guides you through a new musical theme each week, devoting five days to a single topic. Bill has been everything in music, from educator, performer, conductor, and music director, to broadcast host and his most challenging career of all, that of composer. For a detailed playlist, or information about current or past programs, visit here.

Maggy Buenaventura / Flickr

Exploring Music is heard weekday evenings at 8 on Classical 88.7-1. These are each week's program themes.

August 27, 2012
School Days
A celebration of young composers and performers.

September 3, 2012
Czech out those Bohemians
Composers from the lands around the present-day Czech Republic have made an indelible mark on music – we’ll examine their history and influence, from medieval times to the present.

Orchestra of the 18th Century / WikiMedia Commons

Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin is one of our most popular programs on Classical 88.7-1, heard weeknights from 8-9 pm. Here's a preview of the week-long programs Bill will be bringing us.

España   (Monday-Friday, March 19-23)
Spanish music.