90.5 Classical

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Sat. Apr. 30 at 8pm on 90.5 FM | Live from the Cobb Great Hall, conductor Kevin Noe presents 

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Sat. Apr. 9 at 8pm on 90.5 FM | Live from the Michigan Theater, Evan Chambers presents the season finale of Ann Arbor Symphony.

Harp Magic | A2SO Live on 90.5 FM

Mar 3, 2016
Woman playing harp
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Sat. Mar. 12 at 8pm on 90.5 FM | Live from the Michigan Theater, the Ann Arbor Symphony presents live 'Harp Magic' with special guest Primor Sluchin.

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Mon. Nov. 9 at  7:30 pm on 90.5 FM | MSU Faculty Recital Series presents The Magic of Mendelssohn

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Sat. Nov. 7 - 8pm 90.5 FM | Live from the Michigan Theater, the  Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra presents live Mendelssohn 'Italian' with Roman Rabinovich.

Beethoven Festival | A2SO Live on 90.5 FM

Sep 17, 2015
portrait: Garrick Ohlsson
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Sat. Sep. 19 - 8pm 90.5 FM | Live from Hill Auditorium, the Ann Arbor Symphony presents Opening Night: Beethoven Festival with Garrick Ohlsson.

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The WKAR-TV program "QuizBusters" is taping some special episodes this week. Classical music is the focus of one of the programs pitting teams featuring WKAR-FM music hosts Jody Knol and Jamie Paisley along with others contestants. Current State talks with "QuizBusters" host Matt Ottinger.


Group performing
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Sat. Apr. 25 at 8pm on WKAR 90.5 FM | Your A2SO has become a Mahler specialist, and here is what many believe is his most dynamic symphony containing the poignant and famous Adagietto.

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For nearly 3 decades, WKAR’s morning music host Mark Schwitzgoebel has been a fixture for thousands of mid-Michigan classical music listeners. This week, Mark hangs up his microphone and retires from WKAR. Mark’s last day on the air is this Wednesday.

portrait: Andre Watts
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8pm Sat. Sept. 13 on 90.5 FM | The debut of Ann Arbor Symphony Orchestra LIVE from WKAR features piano legend André Watts performing an all-Beethoven program.

Resurrection | 90.5 Community Concerts

Jul 28, 2014
Conductor and performers on stage
Becky Shink Photography

Saturday, August 2 at 2pm on 90.5 WKAR | "Resurrection" featured in a special two-hour edition of 90.5 Community Concerts.

New Classical Radio Programs Debut in December

Nov 30, 2012

Brand New on 90.5 WKAR!  MSU Faculty Recital Series premieres Wednesday, December 5, at 7:30 p.m. What’s New on WKAR, premieres Friday, December 7, at 2 p.m.

Forger Favorites!

Oct 30, 2012
James Forger, Peter Whorf
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On October 24, MSU College of Music Dean James Forger was WKAR 90.5 Classical guest host.

Dean Forger shared many of his personal favorite recordings with co-host Peter Whorf. His list included a number of works that you can hear on upcoming MSU College of Music Concerts. Check the list below for date and location.

Forger Favorites!

Oct 25, 2012
James Forger, Peter Whorf
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On October 24, MSU College of Music Dean James Forger was WKAR 90.5 Classical guest host.

Dean Forger shared many of his personal favorite recordings with co-host Peter Whorf. His list included a number of works that you can hear on upcoming MSU College of Music Concerts. Check the list below for date and location.

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