Upcoming Events:

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WQXR Presents Daniel Barenboim and Members of the Staatskapelle Berlin

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

7:00 PM

Wed, Jan 18 | Join us for an exclusive evening of conversation and performance on the eve of their historic Bruckner cycle at Carnegie Hall. 

 

A live video stream will also be available

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BuzzFeed's See Something Say Something Live

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

7:00 PM

Wed, Jan 25 | Join us for a live taping of the podcast that features interviews, stories, and conversations about being Muslim in America, hosted by BuzzFeed writer Ahmed Ali Akbar.

 

→ A live video stream is also available

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WQXR Presents Mozart Birthday Party

Friday, January 27, 2017

7:00 PM

Fri, Jan 27 | Join the Dover Quartet, rising opera star Daniela Mack and other special guests for a celebration featuring some trivia, some wine, some surprises, and, of course, lots of music, including tracks featured on the Dover’s new Mozart recording. Hosted by WQXR's Matt Abramovitz

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When Pop Writers Go Broadway

Monday, January 30, 2017

7:00 PM

Mon, Jan 30 | How do songwriters from the worlds of rock, folk and country adjust to writing for the theater? And why has the Broadway establishment been so resistant to their idiosyncratic and often fascinating shows? A conversation hosted by Jack Viertel.

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Breaking the Black Box

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

7:00 PM

Tues, Jan 31 | How are algorithms making decisions about you? Note to Self's Manoush Zomorodi and ProPublica talk about their investigations into digital privacy. Hear from ProPublica senior reporter Julia Angwinentrepreneur/writer Anil Dash, and Microsoft researcher Solon Barocas.

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WQXR Presents Midday Masterpieces

Wednesday, February 1, 2017

1:00 PM

Wed, Feb 1 | Leave the emails, phone calls, and stress behind, and settle in for an hour of musical serenity The Juilliard School's rising stars perform selections from classical music’s best-loved composers. Pianist Tomer Gewirtzman performs Schumann's Fantasie, Op. 17, and other selections.

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How I Got Over: A Conversation with Filmmaker Raoul Peck

Thursday, February 2, 2017

7:00 PM

Thurs, Feb 2 | WNYC editor Rebecca Carroll hosts an unconventional conversation with the filmmaker about his new James Baldwin documentary the prescience of the writer's work and his indictment of American racism as its own moral monster.

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44 Charlton: A Variety Show

Friday, February 3, 2017

7:00 PM

Fri, Feb 3 | Julian Fleisher hosts this monthly feast of comedy, music, dance and more. Featuring music by Cody Owen Stine; a performance by Bronx dance crew DysFunkTional SoleZ; spoken word by Paul Tran; comedy by Joel Kim Booster; and a musical performance by Ben Seretan

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Wine and Chocolate Pairing with Jacques Torres

Monday, February 6, 2017

7:00 PM

Mon, Feb 6 | Join WNYC’s Leonard Lopate for a fun night of wine, chocolate and conversation with chocolatier and New York City treasure Jacques Torres

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Q2 Music Presents: Bing & Ruth’s ‘No Home of the Mind’ Release Party

Monday, February 13, 2017

7:00 PM

Mon, Feb 13 | Join us tonight as the ever-evolving collective, steered by composer David Moore, performs the album for the first time in full before its official release. 

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WQXR’s Classical Beer Jam: Valentine’s Day Edition

Tuesday, February 14, 2017

7:00 PM

Tues, Feb 14 | We've found some of the most romantic music in the world and paired it with some of the best beers in New York. Join us for a night of music and tastings.  Performances by violinist Tessa Lark and bassist Michael Thurber; the Attacca Quartet; pianists Alessio Bax and Lucille Chung; and Met Opera stars Stephen Costello & Pretty Yende.

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The Brian Lehrer Show Live

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

10:00 AM

Tues, Feb 21 | Join us for a live broadcast of WNYC's Peabody Award-winning radio show. Brian will take questions from callers and the live studio audience.

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For Colored Nerds Live

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

7:00 PM

Wed, Feb 22 | Join co-hosts Brittany Luse and Eric Eddings — the people who brought you nuanced discussions of both Nina Simone and Stevie J —for an XXL Black History Month (BHM) edition of the podcast. Joining them are special guests Tracy Clayton of BuzzFeed’s Another Round podcast and Gene Demby of NPR’s Code Switch podcast.

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KCRW’s Left, Right & Center: Live from New York

Thursday, February 23, 2017

7:00 PM

Thurs, Feb 23 | See a live taping of this weekly showdown over politics. Featuring Business Insider's Josh Barro, the National Review's Rich Lowry, The Nation's Katrina vanden Heuvel and special guest Keli Goff, columnist for the Daily Beast and WNYC contributor.

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Love for Sale: The History of Sex in Musicals

Monday, February 27, 2017

7:00 PM

Mon, Feb 27 | From the eroticized choreography of Bob Fosse to the nudie musicals that reigned supreme in the 1970s, sex has long sold on Broadway. Host Jack Viertel looks at 100 years of life upon the wicked stage.

 

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WQXR Presents Midday Masterpieces

Wednesday, March 1, 2017

1:00 PM

Wed, March 1 | Leave the emails, phone calls, and stress behind, and settle in for an hour of musical serenity as rising stars from The Juilliard School perform selections from some of classical music’s best-loved composers. March's concert features cellist James Jeonghwan Kimperforming works by Schumann and Brahms.

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44 Charlton: A Variety Show

Friday, March 3, 2017

7:00 PM

Fri, March 3 | Julian Fleisher hosts this monthly feast of comedy, music, dance, art and more. Featuring spoken word and poetry by Keli Tsai and music by Michael R. Jackson and Shakina Nyfack

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Q2 Music Presents Kronos Quartet and Face the Music for Ecstatic Music Festival

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

7:30 PM

Tues, March 7 | Join us for an evening of music with Kronos Quartet and Face the Music as the Ecstatic Music Festival returns for a seventh year.

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The Brian Lehrer Show Live

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

10:00 AM

Tues, March 21 | Join us for a live broadcast of WNYC's Peabody Award-winning radio show. Brian will take questions from callers and the live studio audience.

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Q2 Music Presents Brooklyn Youth Chorus and ‘Black Mountain Songs’ Album Release Show

Friday, March 31, 2017

7:30 PM

Fri, March 31 | Celebrate the release of this captivating new album, featuring live performances and on-stage conversation with select composers. Hosted by Q2 Music's Helga Davis.

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WQXR Presents Midday Masterpieces

Wednesday, April 5, 2017

1:00 PM

Wed, Apr 5 | Leave the emails, phone calls, and stress behind, and settle in for an hour of musical serenity as rising stars from The Juilliard School perform selections from some of classical music’s best-loved composers.

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44 Charlton: A Variety Show

Friday, April 7, 2017

7:00 PM

Fri, April 7 | Downtown is still weird and we've got a variety show to prove it! Julian Fleisher hosts this monthly feast of comedy, music, dance, art and more.

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The Brian Lehrer Show Live

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

10:00 AM

Tues, April 18 | Join us for a live broadcast of WNYC's Peabody Award-winning radio show. Brian will take questions from callers and the live studio audience.

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WQXR Presents Midday Masterpieces

Wednesday, May 3, 2017

1:00 PM

Wed, May 3 | Leave the emails, phone calls, and stress behind, and settle in for an hour of musical serenity as rising stars from The Juilliard School perform selections from some of classical music’s best-loved composers.

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44 Charlton: A Variety Show

Friday, May 5, 2017

7:00 PM

Fri, May 5 | Downtown is still weird and we've got a variety show to prove it! Julian Fleisher hosts this monthly feast of comedy, music, dance, art and more.

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The Brian Lehrer Show Live

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

10:00 AM

Tues, May 16 | Join us for a live broadcast of WNYC's Peabody Award-winning radio show. Brian will take questions from callers and the live studio audience.

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44 Charlton: A Variety Show

Friday, June 2, 2017

7:00 PM

Fri, June 2 | Downtown is still weird and we've got a variety show to prove it! Julian Fleisher hosts this monthly feast of comedy, music, dance, art and more.

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WQXR Presents Midday Masterpieces

Wednesday, June 7, 2017

1:00 PM

Wed, June 7 | Leave the emails, phone calls, and stress behind, and settle in for an hour of musical serenity as rising stars from The Juilliard School perform selections from some of classical music’s best-loved composers.

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WQXR’s Classical Beer Jam: Summertime Brews

Friday, June 9, 2017

7:00 PM

Fri, June 9 | Toast the summer season with crisp and refreshing local beers and music to match.

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WQXR Presents 2017 Van Cliburn International Piano Competition Winners

Friday, June 16, 2017

7:00 PM

Fri, June 16 | Fresh from the competition, this year's medalists join us in their first public appearance as winners. WQXR’s Elliott Forrest hosts this special evening of music and conversation.

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The Brian Lehrer Show Live

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

10:00 AM

Tues, June 20 | Join us for a live broadcast of WNYC's Peabody Award-winning radio show. Brian will take questions from callers and the live studio audience.