Upcoming Events

Fri, 27 Feb 2015, 1:00am - Wed, 4 Mar 2015, 7:30pm

The WKCR board is happy to announce that our MP3 stream is up and running again! Thank you for your patience while we were updating our equipment! Please note that our website domain has been changed so streaming on an old link will no longer work. Please re-download the stream or click the link at the top of the page. 

Herman Chittison In Paris, 1934
Sun, 8 Mar 2015, 2:00pm - 7:00pm

Join us from 2 to 7pm Sunday, March 8 for an in-depth profile on pianist Herman Chittison, Hosted by Charles Iselin. Though he never achieved widespread fame, Chittison was a unique and masterful pianist of the Swing era, famed for his talent as a vocal accompanist. A native of Kentucky, born in 1908, Chittison had his first break as a musician when he joined Zack Whyte’s Band, but his career took a significant leap when he joined Willie...

Recent Events

Sun, 1 Mar 2015, 11:00pm - Mon, 2 Mar 2015, 2:00am

Tune in this Sunday Night, February 22nd to a very special "In All Languages," from 11pm to 2am.  Robert Browning, New York City's most prolific producer of World Music events will share his personal recordings, highlights from his concerts from over the last 30 years.

 Robert Browning has produced over 1,500 concerts of World Music,  including the Musical World of Islam (1993-94, 1995-96) concert series that featured artists such as Nusrat Fateh Ali

Sat, 28 Feb 2015, 9:00pm - Sun, 1 Mar 2015, 1:00am

Though best known for Les Contes d'Hoffmann, Offenbach first rose to fame with a string of blockbuster operettas. Tune in to Saturday Night At The Opera to hear hisBelle Hélène, a delirious parody of the Trojan War. Marc Minkowski leads his Musiciens du Louvre with an all-star cast including Michel Sénéchal, Laurent Naouri, and Felicity Lott in the title role. Stepan Atamian hosts. 

Wed, 25 Feb 2015, 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Tune in Wednesday evening from 6-9 PM to hear this week's edition of the Musician's Show, where we will be joined by drummer, composer, arranger, and educator Curtis Nowosad.  A Winnipeg native, Nowosad currently resides in New York City, and has performed at some of the city's best venues, including Smalls, Smoke, and Dizzy's Club Coca Cola, as well as jazz festivals in Canada, including Ottawa Jazz Festival and the Festival International de Jazz de Montréal.  He is currently