Thursday’s 5-8 am “Anything Goes” broadcast is devoted entirely to music associated with the Jewish celebration of Hanukkah. You can hear compositions by Samuel Adler (“The Flames of Freedom” and “To Celebrate a Miracle”), Shulamit Ran (“Four Festive Songs”), Michael Isaacson (“Aspects of a Great Miracle”), Lewis Lewandowski (“Hal’luyah”) and Alexander Olshanetsky (“Adonai Z’karanu”) as […]
Wednesday December 13 Noon at Luther Memorial Church 1021 University Avenue Bruce Bengtson presents a free organ recital Friday December 15 12:15 pm at the First Unitarian Society 900 University Bay Drive, Madison The Noon Musicale presents a Holiday Carol Sing Friday December 15 6 pm at Steinway & Sons 6629 Mineral Point Road, Madison […]
Bob Kaspar spins Christmas music for Scrooges and curmudgeons on the Winter Solstice, Thursday, Dec 21 from 9 am to Noon. Tune in for a light-hearted escape from the burdensome traditions and bloated commercialism.
Beloved WORT volunteer Ted Offensive passed away Nov. 21. DJ el Serpentine hosted a tribute show to Ted and his legacy on Nov. 24, his next scheduled show. Click here to listen to the audio tribute with some of his favorite music and hear colleagues and friends share stories about this local music scene icon […]
Madison’s annual Latin Music Fest is a major gathering of Dane County’s Latino Community, held for the last 10 years on the night before Thanksgiving. Several WORT programs will feature music and opportunities to win tickets to the show on Nov. 22 at Liquid Lounge (see below.) This year’s event has special meaning, as it is a […]
The North American College & Community Radio Chart (NACC) compiles weekly airplay from stations like WORT to create top 30, new adds, jazz, world, heavy, electronic and hiphop charts. Every month they feature a Music Director from a member station, and in November our own Sybil Augustine was profiled. “Some of the questions are a […]