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WQXR 105.9 FM

Rating: 4.4 Reviews: 8
WQXR-FM is New York City’s only classical music radio station, broadcasting live on 105.9 FM. We share our audience’s passion for music by playing the most outstanding pieces on air. Show more
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WQXR 105.9 FM reviews

  • 5
    Love this station, listen on my desktop computer in Killdeer, ND.
  • 5
  • 1
    Many evenings, at 6:59, the "announcer" does NOT announce either the title or composer of the last piece played before 7 PM. When this practice stops, I will start to contribute to the station, which I have been listening to for 70 years. Yours in music, Dave Obelkevich
  • 5
    As a New York transplant to the coast of Maine, I feel remembered and embraced by the music and voices of WQXR. Barrie Pribyl
  • 4
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  • 5
    14.09.2019,,,new it,,,greetings from the philippines
  • 5
    Great station! I usually listen to this station at night when going to sleep as well as when I am reading...

Information about the radio

The daily playlist includes the most prominent composers from all over the world such as Strauss, Ravel, Wagner, Mozart, Bach as well as less popular personalities like Franz Schreker, George Phillip Telemann, Christian Cannabich, etc.

Radio contacts

Address: 160 Varick Street, 8th floor New York, NY 10013

Phone: (646) 829-4400


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