Radio Special Program

Holiday Specials on Classical 91.5

Throughout the holiday season

Classical 91.5 is proud to bring its listeners seasonal music throughout the holiday season.

NPR's Three-Part Interview with President Obama

Mon, 12/29/2014 - 6:00am

President Obama talks about his relationship with Congress, his recent executive actions on immigration and Cuba, race in the U.S., and foreign policy.

Say It Loud

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 1:00pm

This hour-long documentary traces the last 50 years of black history through stirring, historically important speeches by African Americans from across the political spectrum.

Truth, Politics and Power

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 8:00pm

Host Neal Conan delves into one of the most provocative questions being asked about our next President. 

Shanghai Symphony Orchestra

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 8:00pm

Classical 91.5 presents the first broadcast series of a Chinese orchestra in the U.S. KDFC’s Hoyt Smith hosts along with Shanghai Symphony Orchestra’s Maestro Long Yu.

A Tribute to Tom Hampson

Sat, 12/31/2016 - 9:00pm

WXXI pays tribute to the late Tom Hampson, host of Jazz from the Cellar, with a special broadcast.

College Choice: The Value of It All

Sun, 01/08/2017 - 9:00pm

"All Things Considered" host, Robert Siegel,  spent more than a year checking in periodically with nine college seniors, talking with them about their choice of school and how things turned out. This special program follows the arc of these visits, capturing the highlights of this reporting project from beginning to end.


Mon, 01/02/2017 - 10:00am

Hosted by Joshua Johnson, this live two-hour show explores important issues such as policy, politics, technology, and the deep fissures that divide the country. 

Diane Rehm's Final Show

Fri, 12/23/2016 - 10:00am

After nearly 40 years as the host of her daily radio program, Diane Rehm will bid her listeners farewell.

Living on Earth: Hope for the Holidays 2016

Mon, 12/26/2016 - 1:00pm

Living on Earth: Hope for the Holidays 2016 brings together Celtic and African-American tales as well as original stories on the theme of hope.