WNYC's Transmitter
It’s the opening night of the New York Philharmonic and you probably don’t have tickets to their gala, right? Don’t worry! You can listen live on our sister station WQXR! Tonight at 7:30, WQXR brings you a live broadcast of the New York Philharmonic’s opening night gala concert: “La Dolce Vita: The Music of Italian Cinema” with violinist Joshua Bell, soprano Renée Fleming and singer Josh Groban.

It’s the opening night of the New York Philharmonic and you probably don’t have tickets to their gala, right? Don’t worry! You can listen live on our sister station WQXR!

Tonight at 7:30, WQXR brings you a live broadcast of the New York Philharmonic’s opening night gala concert: “La Dolce Vita: The Music of Italian Cinema” with violinist Joshua Bell, soprano Renée Fleming and singer Josh Groban.

nyprarchives:

This is kind of a big deal…. Zappa freaks have been trading this thing in lo-fi form for years. 

http://www.wnyc.org/story/musical-tribute-edgar-varese-april-17-1981/

The legendary 1981 tribute to Varèse at New York City’s Palladium. The concert famously hosted by Frank Zappa (a longtime Varèse fanatic) and performed by Joel Thome’s Orchestra of Our Time, bootlegs of which had been circulating for decades.

Known for his seamless blend of rap, rock-tinted reggae and his devout Jewish faith, Matisyahu’s music is decidedly unique. More music and interview HERE

Conor Oberst And Vincent McMorrow: Live In The Greene Space (Full Concert)

A World Apärt: 24-Hour Arvo Pärt MarathonOn Saturday, May 24, Q2 Music presents A World Apärt – a sonic celebration of the music of Arvo Pärt, one of the most revolutionary and recognizable voices of the 21st century.

A World Apärt: 24-Hour Arvo Pärt Marathon
On Saturday, May 24, Q2 Music presents A World Apärt – a sonic celebration of the music of Arvo Pärt, one of the most revolutionary and recognizable voices of the 21st century.

Here is Anne Akiko Meyers with her Vieuxtemps Guarneri — the most expensive violin in the world! Meyers was here to play for our sister station WQXR. Read more and watch the performance HERE

Here is Anne Akiko Meyers with her Vieuxtemps Guarneri — the most expensive violin in the world! Meyers was here to play for our sister station WQXR. Read more and watch the performance HERE

Listen now to Caetano Veloso’s ‘Abraçaço’ right now! Hear the new album from the Tropicalia pioneer in its entirety and download the song “A Bossa Nova E Foda” until March 25.

Listen now to Caetano Veloso’s ‘Abraçaço’ right now!
Hear the new album from the Tropicalia pioneer in its entirety and download the song “A Bossa Nova E Foda” until March 25.

Neneh Cherry of 1988’s “Buffalo Stance” fame stopped by Studio 360 to give an exclusive live performance of two songs from her new Four Tet-produced album, Blank Project.

Leonard’s Christmas Gospel ShowLeonard Lopate hosts a two-hour gospel special, with favorite Christmas songs from gospel greats Mahalia Jackson, Marion Williams, Mme. Edmond Cook, and Alex Bradford, and others.

Leonard’s Christmas Gospel Show
Leonard Lopate hosts a two-hour gospel special, with favorite Christmas songs from gospel greats Mahalia Jackson, Marion Williams, Mme. Edmond Cook, and Alex Bradford, and others.

Thanks to our neighbors WQXR, we were treated to this rollicking rendition of Jingle Bells by the German vocal group Calmus Ensemble Leipzig yesterday morning!

Can’t get enough holiday music? Our friends over at WQXR are bringing the Christmas spirit with the return of their annual all-classical holiday channel. All day, all night, through January 6: continuous seasonal music, 24/7.

Can’t get enough holiday music? Our friends over at WQXR are bringing the Christmas spirit with the return of their annual all-classical holiday channel.
All day, all night, through January 6: continuous seasonal music, 24/7.

Barnburners: Teen Daze — a.k.a. the Vancouver, British Columbia-based electronic musician and producer Jamison — visits walks around the grounds and the woods, transforms the barn into a lovely performance space and plays a set of spacious synth-driven songs.

Most of the members of The Districts only just graduated high school a few months ago, but already the young band is on the verge of signing to a major indie label. More

Meanwhile, over at WQXR…..