Join Cale Wiggins, Marin Alsop and a coterie of experts as we celebrate 100 years of Igor Stravinsky’s ‘The Rite of Spring,’ featuring a remastered version of the definitive performance by Leonard Bernstein and the NY Philharmonic. 3pm Saturday
Old school, New school...the soulful experience of Acid Jazz
NPR’s daily afternoon news program offers an in-depth presentation of the day’s news, with some of the nation’s best reporting, commentary, and analysis.
America’s Test Kitchen with Chris Kimball. It's about food, cooking, recipes that work (and warnings about ones that don't work!). A show to fit today's lifestyles.
Saturdays starting at 8pm on the Capital Public Radio's Music Station, join host Sean Bianco who brings you a full-length opera featuring great voices from the past and present followed by “Opera Potpourri.”
International news, business, sport, analysis and information from around the world from the BBC.
Live global news, business and sport from the BBC.
Contemporary rock, local bands, live recordings and artists heard on NPR
A broadcast and digital project hosted by one of public radio’s most trusted journalists, Alex Chadwick. Alex explores our energy future through the intimate stories of visionaries of research, inventors, industry insiders and concerned citizens.
The California Report provides daily coverage of issues, trends, and public policy decisions affecting California and its diverse population.
Tom and Ray Magliozzi, Click and Clack, the Tappet Brothers, freely dispense expert car advice, as well as far-reaching but close-to-home conclusions on life and relationships. 10 a.m. Sat. & Sun. on the News Station.
A series of one-hour programs drawn from live performances by the Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center. Every Sunday at 1 p.m. beginning October 6.
Enjoy classical music on Capital Public Radio!
Host Stephen Peithman explores ideas, themes and people shared by various classical works, Saturday afternoons at 4.
The Giants of Mainstream Jazz plus today's most exciting straight-ahead emerging artists with contemporary vocals and spices of Blues and Latin Jazz.
Daily Magazine of contemporary arts and issues known for captivating interviews with guests from literature, science, music, film, and more, hosted by Terry Gross.
Everything you love about Fresh Air — tailored for Saturday and Sunday.
Recorded before live audiences in venues across the country, this program introduces listeners to exceptional, pre-college-age classical artists. Listen Sunday afternoon at 3 o'clock for From the Top!
Here! Now! In the moment! Paddling in the middle of a fast moving stream of news and information. Here & Now is Public Radio’s daily news magazine, bringing you the news that breaks after Morning Edition and before All Things Considered.
Humankind: stories of remarkable people dedicated to humanizing our society.
A daily, in-depth interview program providing context and background to the issues that face our region.
A series of provocative and informative live debates, on the hot-button concerns of the day
A radio journal of news and culture that brings a rich understanding of Latino influences and contributions to the evolving identity, life, and reality of the United States.
Putting a human face on the global economy, the program illuminates how international business and finance relate to listeners’ daily lives.
Marketplace Money from American Public Media is a weekly hour-long program hosted by Tess Vigeland on the topics of personal finance, money, retirement, and health care.
Live broadcasts from the stage of the Metropolitan Opera in New York City, Saturday morning on Capital Public Radio.
Four powerful hours of the blues every Saturday
An in-depth roundup of the latest news, along with reports, analysis, and commentaries from NPR and Capital Public Radio News. Hosted locally by Donna Apidone with statewide and regional news anchored by Steve Milne.
Enjoy great performances from the New York Philharmonic with Music Director Alan Gilbert and broadcast host Alec Baldwin Sunday afternoon at 4 o'clock.
An award-winning weekly radio show on all things media, hosted by Brooke Gladstone and Bob Garfield.
Playlists and information about our Weekend and Overnight Music
Q covers pop culture and high arts alike with forays into the most provocative and compelling cultural trends.
Radiolab believes your ears are a portal to another world. Where sound illuminates ideas, and the boundaries blur between science, philosophy, and human experience. Big questions are investigated, tinkered with, and encouraged to grow...
One-hour weekly live classic jazz, performance, and music documentary featuring The Jim Cullum Jazz Band and special guest artists.
Says You is a panel game show of bluff and bluster, words and whimsy.
Science, technology, environment and health news and discussion with host Ira Flatow.
Song Travels with Michael Feinstein
Host Michael Feinstein welcomes a new guest each week to explore the genre of American Popular Song, examining how these great songs have evolved through the years, changing with each interpretation and artist.
Capital Public Radio music hosts and special guests discuss and feature new and noteworthy recordings and music events with Insight host Beth Ruyak. Look for a new post every Thursday.
Host Al Letson takes you on a journey of the new Americana.
Sunday Baroque celebrates the current wealth of recorded music with great performances by yesterday's and today's best musicians. Listen Sunday morning beginning at 8 o'clock.
An idea is the one gift that you can hang onto even after you’ve given it away. The TED Radio Hour, hosted by Guy Raz, is a journey through fascinating ideas: astonishing inventions, fresh approaches to old problems, new ways to think and create.
Hosted by Lynne Rossetto Kasper, The Splendid Table is public radio's culinary, culture, and lifestyle program that celebrates food and its ability to touch the lives and feed the souls of everyone.
Host Fiona Ritchie's program comes to listeners from Perthshire, Scotland, weaving music with Celtic roots into a richly entertaining program. 5 p.m. Saturday on the Music Station.
This collaboration between the BBC and WGBH brings one-of-a-kind international stories home to America.
Built around the innovative vision of Ira Glass, this program documents and describes contemporary America. Using radio monologues, mini-documentaries, “found tape,” and unusual music, it is radio storytelling at its best.
A fun, practical talk show with guest experts and questions from travelers. Each show is a lively conversation between travelers and the experts as we explore our world smartly, smoothly, and thoughtfully. 9 p.m. Sunday on the News Station.
The California-based multimedia documentary series explores the stories of people responding to challenges in their lives and the challenges of our times.
Each week, an entertaining assembly of panelists plays games designed to test their knowledge of the week’s news, as well as their wit.
This refreshing combination of news, analysis and features provides wrap-ups and perspectives on the week's events, as well as a taste of what makes weekends special-from sports and gardening to entertainment. Saturday 5 a.m. to 10 a.m.