Programs A-Z

  • Every Saturday,  A Prairie Home Companion features comedy sketches, and great music broadcast live with host Chris Thile.

  • Acoustic Café is two hours of contemporary acoustic music produced and hosted by Rob Reinhart in Ann Arbor.  Each week, listeners around the globe tune in to Acoustic Café to hear the latest from today's...

  • Acoustic Café is two hours of contemporary acoustic music produced and hosted by Rob Reinhart in Ann Arbor.  Each week, listeners around the globe tune in to Acoustic Café to hear the latest from today's...

  • Kalamazoo's radio drama company presents original and classic scripts in the style of the Golden Age of radio broadcasting.

    Due to agreements with creative artists, some All Ears Theatre broadcasts are available only on 102.1 FM (they...

  • In-depth reporting and transformed the way listeners understand current events and view the world. Every weekday, hear two hours of breaking news mixed with compelling analysis, insightful commentaries, interviews, and special - sometimes...

  • Alma Latina has served Spanish-speaking listeners in southwest Michigan with music and community information for decades. Produced by Martin Klemm in the WMUK studios, the show is hosted by Miguel (Mike) Ramirez and WMUK's newest volunteer,...

  • Tune in each week for great live performance from opera companies around the country.

  • American Routes is a weekly two-hour public radio program produced in New Orleans, presenting a broad range of American music.  The program also presents documentary features and artist...

  • WMUK's locally produced arts and culture show. Three times a week we bring you stories from happenings in Southwest Michigan.

  • Taking a trip around the world five nights a week. For more than 35 years, using the simplest of tools - the telephone - this current affairs program has explored the heart of a story, whether it's happening in the streets of Belgrade, the...

  • Often acknowledged as the largest news-gathering organization in the world, the BBC World Service supports correspondents and gathers stories around the world.  WMUK dips into this...

  • The first news of the day with Dan Damon and the BBC World Service.

  • Cara Lieurance presents classical music as a living art form.  Often joined in the studio by musicians and composers who are performing in southwest Michigan, Cara also features new recordings from the WMUK record library.

  • Hailed as one of the best orchestras in the world, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra provides weekly concert broadcasts from Symphony Center in Chicago - hosted by Lisa Simeone.

  • A nationally syndicated classical music service, Classical 24 provides great music throughout the week.  Hosts include Julie Amacher, Scott Bankenship, Bob Christiansen, Jeff Esworthy, Ward Jacobson, Valerie Kahler, Mindy Ratner, Elena See and...

  • Concierto is a weekly program of classical music presented in Spanish and English.  The program features classical music by Latin American and Spanish composers and musicians.

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  • Join us for live concert performances from Detroit.

    May 26 - Canadian violinist James Ehnes performs the Detroit premiere of a concerto by James Newton Howard (best known for the music in the "Hunger Games" movies) and Cristian Macelaru...

  • Echoes creates a modern soundscape of music that draws from a multitude of cultures, traditions and genres. Hosted by music journalist John Diliberto, this daily two-hour series of evocative, ground-breaking...

  • Presenting five high-caliber performances each hour, along with interviews, sketches and games, revealing the heart and soul behind extraordinary young musicians. From the Top is taped before live audiences in concert halls from Boston to...

  • Grassroots is two hours of acoustic music chosen and presented by Mark Sahlgren and Darcy Wilkin.  Centered on Bluegrass and traditional American songs, Grassroots also explores the work of contemporary singer/songwriters and instrumentalists.<...

  • Here & Now offers a distinctive mix of hard news and rich conversation featuring interesting players from across the spectrum of arts and culture, business, technology, science and politics...

  • Jack Perlstein presents an engaging mix of classical music favorites midday throughout the week.

  • Every weekday, providing an in-depth focus on the latest business news both nationally and internationally, the global economy, and wider events linked to the financial markets.

  • Live broadcasts from The Metropolitan Opera in New York City feature the finest voices from around the world.

    WMUK will air Metropolitan Opera broadcasts...

  • Waking up is hard to do, but it’s easier with NPR’s Morning Edition.  Hosts Renee Montagne and Steve Inskeep bring the day’s stories and news to radio listeners on the go. Morning Edition provides news in context, airs thoughtful ideas and...

  • Award-winning journalist Tom Ashbrook hosts On Point, a timely and vibrant two-hour live call-in show produced by WBUR in Boston. Daily topics feature best-selling authors, politicians,...

  • WMUK wanted to present the world with a little sample of the musical life of our corner of the great state of Michigan.

    This stream features local and regional musicians.  You'll hear from the...

  • We wanted to share the musical life of Kalamazoo with the world. Our 24/7 webstream "Park & Westnedge" was what resulted from this wish. Tune in Sunday evenings for a sample of the great music being made in southwest Michigan - and, again,...

  • Featuring timely recordings that can't be heard anywhere else, recent performances by the great artists of our time and by the next generation of classical artists, from concert halls around the globe. Plus interviews and performances from the...

  • Pubradio Jazz presents an acoustic mainstream jazz service focusing on a strong lyrical sound, designed to delight both casual listeners and passionate jazz lovers.

  • Peabody Award-winning "Studio 360 from PRI and WNYC" is public radio's smart and surprising guide to what's happening in pop culture and the arts. Each week, Kurt Andersen introduces you to the people who...

  • A journey through fascinating ideas, astonishing inventions, and new ways to think and create.  The TED Radio Hour is based on the riveting TED Talks from the world's most remarkable...

  • In the movie “A Christmas Story” it was Scut Farkus, but in the short story by Jean Shepherd it is Grover Dill. This week on The Library” we’ll hear Mr. Shepherd’s original story about the terror of Hohman Street and his comeuppance, Sunday at...

  • In the midst of a world-wide depression, Italy and Germany turned to Fascism for relief. Would the United States do the same? Sinclair Lewis explores that question in his surprisingly contemporary 1935 novel “It Can’t Happen Here”. Join reader...

  • Since 2004, WMUK's Cara Lieurance and volunteer host Dave Marlatt have served up traditional music from Ireland, the United Kingdom, Canada and the United States.  Their collection of tunes goes back to immigrant recordings of the early 20th...

  • Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me! is NPR's weekly hour-long quiz program. Each week on the radio you can test your knowledge against some of the best and brightest in the news and...

  • The program wraps up the week's news and offers a mix of analysis and features on a wide range of topics, including arts, sports, entertainment, and human interest stories.

  • Cara Lieurance presents interviews and performances by local and visiting musicians that reflect the range of practiced art in west Michigan.

    Contact Cara through e-mail at:  cara.lieurance at wmich.edu.

  • World Business Report from the BBC provides analysis of the big global business and economic issues as they affect consumers, investors and the environment.