Classical Music http://wkms.org en WKMS All Classical 99.5 FM Murray Now On the Air http://wkms.org/post/wkms-all-classical-995-fm-murray-now-air <p>Murray State’s listener supported public radio service for the region. 91.3 WKMS, has added a third FM signal featuring all classical music to its array. Friday, May 23, 2014, 99.5 FM Murray signed on the air, joining 92.5 FM Paducah and 105.1 FM Madisonville, in transmitting the all classical service 91.3, WKMS-HD2.&nbsp;</p><p> Thu, 29 May 2014 19:44:48 +0000 Jenni Todd 40921 at http://wkms.org WKMS All Classical 99.5 FM Murray Now On the Air NPR Music Webcast: Carnegie Hall Live http://wkms.org/post/npr-music-webcast-carnegie-hall-live <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">We're thrilled to present "Carnegie Hall Live" a special webcast series distributed by WQXR, American Public Media, and NPR Music. Each concert will feature live audio and a live national chatroom.&nbsp;</span></p><p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;"><a href="http://wkms.org/live-event/carnegie-hall-live-npr-music-concert-webcast">Listen to Carnegie Hall Live</a></strong></p><p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Schedule:</strong></p><p> Tue, 06 May 2014 20:08:42 +0000 Matt Markgraf 40379 at http://wkms.org NPR Music Webcast: Carnegie Hall Live WKMS Meets Goal to Establish All-Classical Channel in Murray http://wkms.org/post/wkms-meets-goal-establish-all-classical-channel-murray <p>Murray listeners have contributed over $10,000 to put the WKMS all-classical music channel on an FM source before summer. This service at 99.5 FM will carry the nationally syndicated Classical 24 dedicated to live classical music programming 24 hours a day, seven days a week, produced by American Public Media and distributed by Public Radio International. This channel is also available online at wkms.org, on HD radios, and at 92.5 Paducah and 105.1 Madisonville.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 17 Feb 2014 23:23:19 +0000 Jenni Todd 38754 at http://wkms.org WKMS Meets Goal to Establish All-Classical Channel in Murray You're Invited to "A Classical Affair" http://wkms.org/post/youre-invited-classical-affair <p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">We're looking for angels to make history in Murray!</strong></p><p>Join WKMS&nbsp;staff and listeners for "A Classical Affair" at Oakhurst, Murray State's Presidential Residence, Thursday, February 13, 2013 from 5 to 7 p.m.</p> Thu, 16 Jan 2014 17:29:29 +0000 Matt Markgraf 38083 at http://wkms.org You're Invited to "A Classical Affair" PSO Maestro Ponti Previews Dvorak's New World Symphony http://wkms.org/post/pso-maestro-ponti-previews-dvoraks-new-world-symphony <p>Dvorak&#39;s New World Symphony headlines the program of the Paducah Symphony Orchestra concert at 7 pm in the Carson Center tomorrow (Saturday, October 5). Maestro Raffaele Ponti&nbsp;previews the concert with Kate Lochte on <em>Sounds Good</em>. Maestro Ponti also talks about a featured performance by Jacob Tews and his experience working with the composer. Also, he talks about his recent work in area schools and how he&#39;s getting kids interested and involved in classical music. <a href="http://paducahsymphony.org/">See more at Paducah Symphony&#39;s website</a>.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 04 Oct 2013 20:57:41 +0000 Kate Lochte 35466 at http://wkms.org PSO Maestro Ponti Previews Dvorak's New World Symphony Paducah Symphony Orchestra Makes Their LowerTown Debut http://wkms.org/post/paducah-symphony-orchestra-makes-their-lowertown-debut <p>Paducah Symphony Orchestra Executive Director tells Kate Lochte on <em>Sounds Good</em> that this is the first-ever Symphony performance at the Lower Town Arts &amp; Music Festival which occurs Saturday at 5:30 p.m. at the Main Stage. Admission is free to the Festival and there's no parking fee. <a href="http://wkms.org/post/live-broadcast-lowertown-arts-music-festival">Click here to see more about the LowerTown Arts &amp; Music Festival</a>.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 15 May 2013 19:34:40 +0000 Kate Lochte 31658 at http://wkms.org Paducah Symphony Orchestra Makes Their LowerTown Debut Maestro Ponti Opens a New Season of Paducah Symphony Orchestra http://wkms.org/post/maestro-ponti-opens-new-season-paducah-symphony-orchestra <p>The Paducah Symphony Orchestra’s artistic director and conductor is Raffaele Ponti. Maestro Ponti and the Orchestra are enjoying successes with each other. Several standing ovations during their recent season opening concert evidence that capacity audiences are delighted to hear them perform together. Kate Lochte has more.&nbsp;</p><p> Mon, 17 Sep 2012 16:14:26 +0000 Kate Lochte 22180 at http://wkms.org Maestro Ponti Opens a New Season of Paducah Symphony Orchestra