A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols – LIVE! 6pm - 8pm

Don’t miss this annual live concert from the chapel of King’s College in Cambridge, England. Hosted by Michael Barone, this is a live music and spoken-word broadcast featuring the 30-voice King's College Choir performing the legendary Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols service of Biblical readings and music.

Festive Celebrations: The Crane Candlelight Concert 2014

The Crane Chorus and the Crane Symphony Orchestra come together to present a very special Holiday concert. Featuring over 300 carolers and musicians from the renowned Crane School of Music at the State University of New York at Potsdam, the concert includes traditional Christmas and seasonal hymns along with popular favorites.Error retrieving images, missing directory

June LeBell’s Musical Conversations 6pm – 7pm

Sarasota Opera’s excursion through every note Giuseppe Verdi ever wrote (and we mean EVERY note!) is coming to a conclusion this season. June LeBell’s guest, Victor De Renzi, talks about celebrating Verdi, the grand culmination of Sarasota Opera’s Verdi Cycle, and about life after Verdi.

June LeBell’s Musical Conversations 4pm – 5pm

Sarasota Opera’s excursion through every note Giuseppe Verdi ever wrote (and we mean EVERY note!) is coming to a conclusion this season. June LeBell’s guest, Victor De Renzi, talks about celebrating Verdi, the grand culmination of Sarasota Opera’s Verdi Cycle, and about life after Verdi.

New Year’s Day From Vienna – LIVE! 11am – 1pm

Get ready to pop the New Year's Day champagne! The Vienna Philharmonic presents its ever popular concert from the Golden Hall of the Musikverein in Vienna. You’ll hear our favorite waltzes, polkas and more – it’s a wonderful, festive way to start the New Year.

Music of “Firsts!” on Classical WSMR 89.1 and 103.9 – ALL DAY

Join Russell Gant, Bethany Cagle, and Susan Giles Wantuck this January 1st for a day of…firsts! You’ll hear the first attempts at Symphonies, Concertos, and other works by the great composers that you enjoy every day on Classical WSMR.

New Year’s Eve with the PSO 10pm – Midnight

Often compared to Victor Borge and Dudley Moore, Igudesman and Joo are two classical musicians who have taken the world by storm with their unique and hilarious sketches in theatrical and classical shows. Now they join Manfred Honeck and the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra for a whirlwind concert of humor and virtuosity!

Metropolitan Opera Live – Rossini’s The Barber of Seville 1pm – 3:15pm

Join us for one of Rossini’s best known works, “The Barber of Seville!” High spirits return for the holidays in the Met’s family-friendly, English-language, two-hour adaptation of one of opera’s most winning comedies. Bartlett Sher’s effervescent production of Rossini’s tuneful masterpiece stars the charming mezzo-soprano Isabel Leonard, revisiting her portrayal of Rosina, the girl who behaves perfectly—until anyone gets in her way.

Holiday Music with Classical WSMR 89.1 + 103.9 – ALL DAY

Gather with your friends and family, turn on the radio, and stay with us for a day full of your favorite Christmas music! We have lovely music and wonderful specials to celebrate the holiday…all day and all night.

Florida Matters: 2016 Legislative Preview 6:30pm – 7pm

A preview and in-depth look at issues in the 2016 Legislative Session, which begins January 12th.