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


Summer Highlights:


  • June 5
    Bach: Cantata BWV 2
    Beethoven: Mass in C

  • June 12
    Bach: Cantata BWV 21
    Jan Zelenka: “Missa Dei Patris”

  • June 19
    Bach: Cantata BWV 24
    Mendelssohn: Christus

  • June 26
    Bach: Cantata BWV 93
    Schubert: Mass in A-flat

  • July 3
    Bach: Cantata BWV 170
    Parker: Hora Novissima

  • July 10
    Bach: Cantata BWV 107
    Verdi: Requiem

  • July 17
    Bach: Cantata BWV 136
    Liszt: Legend of St. Elizabeth

  • July 24
    Bach: Cantata BWV 94
    Lloyd Webber: Requiem

  • July 31
    Bach: Cantata BWV 102
    Vaughan Williams: Sancta Civitas

  • August 7
    Bach: Cantata BWV 179
    Vierne: Messe Solennelle

  • August 14
    Bach: Cantata BWV 69a
    Milhaud: Sacred Service

  • August 21
    Bach: Cantata BWV 77
    Holst: The Cloud Messenger

  • August 28
    Bach: Cantata BWV 25
    Thompson: The Peaceable Kingdom


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