WCPE Features: Great Sacred Music


Tune in every Sunday morning for over 3 hours of inspirational music! Starting at 7:30 it's Sing for Joy, followed by Great Sacred Music at 8am (Eastern).



Sing for Joy!

Sundays at 7:30am (Eastern)
Wake up to the inspiring music with Sing for Joy, featuring choral music from around the nation.

Every week Sing for Joy is heard on over 250 radio stations nationwide. A defining trait of Sing For Joy is basing each week's music on the scriptural lessons specified in the common lectionary. Visit the Sing for Joy website.



Great Sacred Music

Sundays from 8am-11am (Eastern)
Beautiful and inspirational music from WCPE, with your host Rob Kennedy.


“For Bach all music is sacred. The tones do not die but ascend to God as praise too deep for utterance.” — from Bach by Albert Schweitzer


Winter Highlights:


  • December 7
    Bach: BWV 70
    Byrd: Mass for Four Voices

  • December 14
    Bach: BWV 186
    Allegri: “ Missa Vidi Turbam Magnam”

  • December 21
    Bach: BWV 147
    Carols and Hymns for Advent

  • December 28
    Bach: BWV 122
    Berlioz: L’Enfance du Christ

  • January 4
    Bach: Cantatas BWV 248/5
    Tippett: A Child of Our Time

  • January 11
    Bach: Cantata BWV 154
    Durufl é: Missa Cum Jubilo

  • January 18
    Bach: Cantata BWV 3
    Biber: Missa Salisburgensis

  • January 25
    Bach: Cantata BWV 73
    Beethoven: Christ on the Mount of Olives

  • February 1
    Bach: Cantata BWV 14
    Striggio: Missa Sopra Ecco si Beato Giorno

  • February 8
    Bach: Cantata BWV 181
    Mozart: Missa Solemnis

  • February 15
    Bach: BWV 23
    Bruckner: Te Deum

  • February 22
    Bach: Motet BWV 227
    Pergolesi: Stabat Mater


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