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Do You Love Contemporary Music? See Harvey Milk!
Don't miss “Harvey Milk” at Opera Theatre of Saint Louis! This revised world premiere by composer Stewart Wallace is a powerful, inspiring story that critics are calling “brilliant,” “a triumph,” and “marvelously theatrical.” Only TWO performances remain, so get your tickets today by clicking here
Classical Music Night at Busch Stadium is 8 Days Away!
Join Classic 107.3 on June 29th for the inaugural Classical Music Night at Busch Stadium as the Cards take on the Marlins. With the purchase of a special Theme Ticket, you'll receive a Meet Me in St. Louis Cardinals t-shirt! Plus, come early for a special performance by members of the St. Louis Philharmonic Orchestra. Part of the proceeds from every ticket purchased will benefit Classic 107.3 and the St. Louis Philharmonic. Click HERE for Theme Tickets!

Classic 107.3 Program Information

Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin - 7pm Weekdays
Clash of the Titans, Pt. 2 – This week Exploring Music profiles three “divine" beings: Maestros Pierre Monteux (1874-1964), pictured; Fritz Reiner (1888-1963); and Serge Koussevitzky (1874-1951). We will listen to music by Igor Stravinsky, Béla Bartók, and Claude Debussy in works that these conductors commissioned and premiered, plus many other compositions all played by "their bands".
Inside Classical Guitar
8pm Monday
This week: Lute Sonatas by S.L. Weiss
Host W. Mark Akin shares the music of Silvius Leopold Weiss, performed by lutenist Robert Barto (pictured). 
Find previous episodes of Inside Classical Guitar here
Diary of a Musician with Leon Burke
8pm Tuesday, 1pm Sunday
This week: Spotlight on Viola
Leon features music written for the viola by composers Ralph Vaughan Williams (pictured) and William Walton. 
Re-choired Listening with Philip Barnes
8pm Wednesday
This week: Robert Schumann (rebroadcast) 
In this encore of a show from 2020, Philip shares music of composer, pianist, and music critic Robert Schumann.
Bach & Beyoncé with Maria Ellis
8pm Thursday, 2pm Sunday
This week: Folk Music in America
Maria shares music from folk music composers like Bob Dylan and Jimi Hendrix on this week's show.
Friday Morning with the Arts ~ 9am
Brandon Chu from the Muny
Hear an interview with Brandon Chu, who is making his Muny debut as Lancelot in Lerner & Loewe's Camelot! See him on stage through June 28th. 
Classics 4 Kids - 9am Saturday
This week: The Firebird
This episode shares the story of Igor Stravinsky's "The Firebird", based on Russian folk tales of a magical glowing bird that can be both a blessing and a curse to its owner. Russian-born prima ballerina Natalia Romanova Makarova narrates.
Musical Ancestries™ - 10am Saturday
This week: Native America (rebroadcast)
Listeners meet Mika and her older step-brother Tom, and accompany them to a Pow Wow where the siblings learn leather and bead working and begin to understand Mika’s Native American heritage with the guidance and wisdom of elder KiowaKat. Find additional resources on our website at https://classic1073.org/musical-ancestries-native-america/
Opera at Noon - Saturday
Following the end of the Metropolitan Opera season, the WFMT Radio Network Opera Series returns with productions from all over the world. This week, hear “The Marriage of Figaro” by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, performed by the Opéra de Paris.
Tango with Cally
6pm Saturday, 11pm Thursday
This week: Elegant Tangos from Lucio Demare (rebroadcast)
This episode showcases pianist, orchestra leader, and film composer Lucio Demare, known for his graceful salon-style tango recordings. Host Cally Banham also features The Montreal Symphony Orchestra, led by Charles Dutoit, in a beautiful arrangement of Piazzolla's Adiós Nonino.
The Slatkin Shuffle
10pm Saturday, 3pm Sunday
Join Leonard Slatkin, Conductor Laureate of the St. Louis Symphony Orchestra, as he shares anecdotes about the eclectic collection of music in his playlist in this program, which is supported by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts.
This week: The Midnight Shuffle (rebroadcast)
Leonard Slatkin's American Musical Journey
12pm Sunday
An in-depth look at the history of American music from one of our country's most renowned conductors. 
This week: Episode 13 - The Symphonists 
Featuring music of Walter Piston, Howard Hanson, and Alan Hovhaness (pictured).
Aisle Seat with Julie Schuster - 5pm Sunday
This week: Game, Set, and Match – The Championships, a.k.a. Wimbledon, begin June 27 and run through July 10, and a surprising number of classical musicians have ties to the game of tennis. Break out the strawberries and cream – a tradition begun in 2017 – as Julie serves up some great music!
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Final Notes

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