Great Classical Music
24 Hours a Day

Listener-supported and volunteer-powered since 1978

 

Photo of the Ciompi Quartet courtesy Duke University Music 

Great Classical Music
24 Hours a Day

Listener-supported and volunteer-powered since 1978

Great Classical Music
24 Hours A Day

Listener-supported and volunteer-powered since 1978

 

Photo of the WCPE String Quartet courtesy of NCCMI

Great Classical Music
24 Hours A Day

Listener-supported & volunteer-powered since 1978

Photo of North Carolina Symphony by Michael Zirkle

Dedicated to Great Classical Music Broadcasting

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WCPE, The Classical Station, is a non-commercial, independent, listener-supported station serving the North Carolina Piedmont area, including Raleigh, Durham, and Chapel Hill, with 100,000 watts of power on 89.7 FM. We have adhered to one philosophy since 1982: to deliver the finest classical music programming and the highest quality broadcast signal around the clock.

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42
years of bringing you Great Classical Music
137,000
listeners in the Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill area of Central North Carolina
57,000
tracks ready to play for your listening enjoyment
200
volunteers who help the station by announcing, answering phones, and more

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