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This week Great Sacred Music will include music sung by the Huelgas Ensemble, Choir of King's College, Cambridge, and the Bach Collegium Japan.

Also on the playlist is choral music by Johann Sebastian Bach, and Annibale Padovano.

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WCPE's 'Preview!'

Sunday April 22nd at 6PM EST

This week on Preview! we'll hear Trio Vitruvi perform the music of Schubert. Cellist Amit Peled plays music of Brahms on an instrument that once belonged to Pablo Casals. The Classical Station’s Jonny Pierce speaks with Allan Friedman, artistic director of Women's Voices Chorus.

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Sunday April 22nd at 9PM EST

This week on Wavelengths we'll hear music for wind band by American composer Stephen Michael Gryc.

We'll also hear a piano trio by Judith Lang Zaimont and from the 20th century, Samuel Barber's Knoxville: Summer of 1915.

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Better
Business Bureau

Protection of personal, sensitive information is more important than ever with identity theft occurring every two seconds in the United States. Keep your confidential information out of the wrong hands and dispose your confidential information by disposing it safely at the Better Business Bureau serving Eastern North Carolina’s free “Secure Your ID” Day event, in partnership with Coastal Credit Union, on Saturday, April 21st from 8:00AM - 12:30.

Stop by the Coastal headquarters, just off Wake Forest Road in Raleigh, to take advantage of complimentary document shredding, collection of computers and hard-drives for secure destruction, recycling of other electronics and identity protection tips.


United Arts Council


The Metropolitan Opera 2018-19 Season

The Metropolitan Opera’s 2018-19 season will feature 220 performances of 26 works, including two Met premieres, one co-commissioned by the company and one an older masterpiece having its first Met performances; a variety of repertory favorites, three in new productions; and performances of Verdi’s towering concert work for soloists, orchestra, and chorus, the Requiem.

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WCPE Education Fund

When your contribution is at least $50.00, you may, in lieu of choosing a gift, designate that 10% of your donation go toward the WCPE Education Fund . Please check the appropriate box in the Secure Pledge Form!

Music education plays an important role in building a young person's confidence and self esteem. This season, a grant to Community Music School of $2,000.00 will provide professionally taught weekly music lessons for $1 per lesson to children who would not otherwise be able to afford them.

WCPE Education Fund

WCPE Education Fund

When your contribution is at least $50.00, you may, in lieu of choosing a gift, designate that 10% of your donation go toward the WCPE Education Fund. Please check the appropriate box in the Secure Pledge Form!



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Online playlists
"What was that beautiful piece of music??" Find out now by browsing through a week's worth of playlists!

Meet the Announcer
Ever wonder what your favorite voice looks like? See photos and read brief biographies of WCPE's announcers!

"Quarter Notes"
WCPE's Member Magazine
Published quarterly, this magazine and listener guide offers featured works and program highlights for the WCPE season to come, plus station news, reviews, interviews and other articles designed to enhance your classical music journey.

Quarter Notes is sent to WCPE members in print version, and members may also choose to view this website's "green" online version. To become a WCPE member (your gift is tax-deductible!) and receive a year's subscription to Quarter Notes, click here.

Donate your car to WCPE!
If your automobile (truck, boat, motorcycle, RV, or aircraft) is no longer of use to you, it can still go a long way as a donation in support of the Great Classical Music you rely on from WCPE. Learn how!

Tell us how you feel about WCPE!
Record your message on the WCPE Listener Comment Line. Please phone (919) 570-0204 and tell us what WCPE means to you.

Volunteer!
Find out more about a fun way to support your home for Great Classical Music.



Live Metropolitan Opera Saturday radio broadcasts can be heard on this website. To see the Metropolitan Opera schedule click here.