Monthly Archives: October 2011

Calling All Saints…

POSTED October 28, 2011 — On Halloween, you can count on spooky classics from Classical Public Radio at 89.9 and wdav.org. Our programming will feature Bach’s Toccata and Fugue and Saint-Saën’s Danse Macabre, Liszt’s Mephisto Waltz and more. From 7 … Continue reading

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WDAV to Distribute World of Opera

Effective November 11, 2011, WDAV will begin distributing the popular program World of Opera, which had previously been distributed by NPR. Listeners’ experience of the show will be unchanged: World of Opera will continue to feature the same high-quality operas … Continue reading

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More on WDAV & World of Opera

We are seeing a lot of misleading media reports about WDAV’s relationship to World of Opera host Lisa Simeone. To clarify and correct: As host of World of Opera, Lisa Simeone is an independent contractor of WDAV Classical Public Radio. … Continue reading

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WDAV & NPR World of Opera

You may have heard or read news coverage of an issue with NPR World of Opera and our host, Lisa Simeone. Here’s WDAV’s statement: WDAV and NPR have different missions. WDAV respects NPR’s mission to serve as a leading news … Continue reading

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Oct 17-22 on WDAV: Liszt-o-Mania!

POSTED October 15, 2011 — October 22, 2011 marks the 200th birth anniversary of pianist and composer Franz Liszt. To celebrate, WDAV brings you Liszt-o-mania! During the week of Monday, October 17th – Saturday, October 22nd, you’ll hear Liszt’s most … Continue reading

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Thank you!

Thank you to the 1,300+ listeners who helped us make our Fall Membership Campaign goal of $210,000 — the largest campaign goal in the station’s history. We are grateful for your support, as well as the tireless efforts of our … Continue reading

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