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WQXR’s Midday Masterpieces: Sophia Bacelar

WQXR's Midday Masterpieces

Settle in for a free hour of musical serenity with cellist Sophia Bacelar in an all-Russian program.

WQXR Presents: Beginner’s Ear

WQXR Presents: Beginner's Ear

Unplug and recharge your batteries during a 60-minute guided, live music meditation every Friday, starting January 17 through March 6. This edition will feature violinists Katie Hyun, Beth Wenstrom and George Meyer.

Podcast Mixtape: Design Matters

Podcast Mixtape

In celebration for the podcast’s 15 years of broadcasting, host Debbie Millman tapes live with special guests Amber Tamblyn and Marilyn Minter, with a performance by Erin McKeown.

Ticket to…Afghanistan

Ticket To...Explore the World with the Alignist Book Club

Get a taste of a faraway place right here in our intimate studio space. This month, we travel to Afghanistan through the lens of Nadia Hashimi’s novel, A House Without Windows, with host Beenish Ahmed, founder of The Alignist book club and subscription service.

WQXR Classical Beer Jam: B-Minor Valentine

Craft Beer Jam

Our recipe for Valentine’s Day magic? Classical music paired with craft beer! Join us as we raise a pint glass to classical music’s great love affairs and epic breakups.

The Brian Lehrer Show Live

The Brian Lehrer Show Live

Pull up a seat in our intimate studio space and see a live broadcast of WNYC’s Peabody Award-winning radio show. Guests will include New York City Council Member Brad Lander, Radiolab’s Robert Krulwich, The Nation‘s Joan Walsh, and more.

WQXR Presents: Beginner’s Ear

WQXR Presents: Beginner's Ear

Join a more enlightened celebration of Valentine’s Day with musical reveries for 4-hands piano performed by Alessio Bax and Lucille Chung, a duo of international superstars. The program includes Schubert’s F minor Fantasy and Debussy’s Petite Suite — works full of whimsy, mystery and passion.

Get Lit With All of It: Kiley Reid

Get Lit with All Of It

Join Alison Stewart, host of WNYC’s All of It, for the next installment in her monthly book club series with debut author Kiley Reid for a discussion of her book, SUCH A FUN AGE. Plus a musical performance by Bethlehem and Sad Patrick.

WQXR Presents: Beginner’s Ear

WQXR Presents: Beginner's Ear

Unplug and recharge your batteries during a 60-minute guided, live music meditation every Friday, starting January 17 through March 6. This edition will feature clarinetist Anthony McGill, violist Amadi Azikiwe, and pianist Kyle P. Walker.

Micropolis: It’s Magic!

Micropolis

Join WNYC’s Shumita Basu for this special magician edition of Micropolis, featuring Rajon Lynch, Belinda Sinclair, and Dennis Kim. There will be trickery, prestidigitation, and more than a few amazing moments.

Why Are We So Angry Right Now?

Very Biggest Questions

Host Angélique Roché investigates anger and our cultural moment with Color Of Change’s Rashad Robinson, author Tim Wu, neural scientist Jay Van Bavel, composer Miriam Elhajli and political advisor Nayyera Haq.

The Cary Institute Presents: Is Green Infrastructure Fair?

Produced and Presented by The Cary Institute

Can green infrastructure address the needs of diverse and under-served communities? Discover new scientific research that explores how green infrastructure is being developed in cities – with a focus on Baltimore, New York City, and San Juan, Puerto Rico.

WQXR Presents: Beginner’s Ear

WQXR Presents: Beginner's Ear

Unplug for an hour of lunchtime bliss with guided meditation and a live performance by Artyom Dervoed, one of the eminent champions of the classical guitar.

Classical Up Close: Steven Isserlis

WQXR's Classical Up Close

Join us for an up close and intimate concert featuring cellist Steven Isserlis.

 

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