Programs A-Z

Each week, we focus on science topics that are in the news and try to bring an educated, balanced discussion to bear on the scientific issues at hand. Panels of expert guests join Science Friday's host, Ira Flatow, a veteran science...

Recorded live every Saturday, A Prairie Home Companion features comedy sketches, music, and Garrison Keillor's signature monologue, "The News from Lake Wobegon."

In-depth reporting and transformed the way listeners understand current events and view the world. Every weekday, hear two hours of breaking news mixed with compelling analysis, insightful commentaries, interviews, and special - sometimes...

These weekly Saturday operas are rebroadcasts of some of the nations best.

American Stories gives a behind the scenes look into the world of art. Each week Charles Shepard, Director of the Fort Wayne Museum of Art, tells the story behind one of the pieces on display at the museum. From triumphant success stories to...

An NPR show that features puzzles, word games and trivia played in front of a live audience.  

BBC's flagship international news program that specializes in bringing listeners not only the facts but also the in-depth analysis and commentary behind the headlines.

International news, analysis and information from the BBC World Service.

WBNI's Janice Furtner and Dick Ver Wiebe survey more than 100 years of recorded opera.

Culminated from countless hours spent in musty basements, dark garages, record store bins and the occasional cross country jaunt, Black Light Radio focuses on the greatest and most obscure Psychedelic, Progressive and Avant Garde Jazz titles of...

The Blue Plate Special is a weekly one-hour long program recorded and produced in Fort Wayne, IN. Hosted by Dylan McElhoe and Jack Ankenbruck, The Blue Plate Special focuses primarily on blues music and its influence on history, culture, and...

The Burnt Toast Show, established in 1978 and carrying the Burnt Toast name since 1998, is modeled after free-form radio shows of the '60s and '70s. The show is an eclectic mix of songwriters, acid jazz, fusion, funk, R&B, jam bands and...

Imagine the Marx Brothers answering questions about automobiles. Picture Monty Python trying to imitate car noises. Think of A.J. Foyt telling someone how to open the car hood. Mix it all up, throw in a little Dr. Ruth and a little Smothers...

Hailed as the number one US Orchestra in the world by the venerable British publication Gramophone, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra continues this quarter with more concerts from Symphony Center, the home of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra.

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Classical music from our vault, hosted by Doug Gruber.

WBOI's exclusive Hispanic-language program featuring talk and music.

Human societies are as diverse as they are similar.  Through critical conversations, myths are dispelled about people and the ways they live their lives, but even more importantly everyone gains a deeper understanding of a collective human...

There are those festivals that take place in the cities where the composers were born or worked and thus stake a special claim to authenticity: the Handel Festival in Halle, the Bach Festival in Leipzig and of course the Beethoven Festival in...

Julia Meek hosts this weekly worldwide tour of music and traditions.

94.1 WBNI is proud to broadcast the Fort Wayne Philharmonic's Masterworks Series.  You can hear these performances on Thursday at 7pm on the following dates: 

Thursday,  October 31: Brahms Symphony No. 4

Fresh Air opens the window on contemporary arts and issues with guests from worlds as diverse as literature and economics. Terry Gross hosts this multi-award-winning daily interview and features program.

The Friday Vibe is a weekly jazz radio show on Friday evenings dedicated to getting the listener into their weekend vibe with style. Hosted by Bruce Reidenbach and Bill Forsythe, the show features traditional jazz from the 1950s to the present...

Presenting five high-caliber performances each hour, along with interviews, sketches and games, revealing the heart and soul behind extraordinary young musicians. Now in its twelfth year on air, From the Top is taped before live audiences in...

Join WBOI's own Dee McKinley for inspiring spirituals and songs of the church.

A survey of music for acoustic, jazz, and classical guitar, featuring the instrument's foremost players, composers, and masterworks.

Harmonia is a weekly one-hour radio program that takes listeners back in history to the cathedrals, fairs, and stages of the past, teaching listeners about history as documented by musicians of the periods.

Here! Now! In the moment! Paddling in the middle of a fast moving stream of news and information. Here & Now is Public Radio's daily news magazine, bringing you the news that breaks after "Morning Edition" and before "All Things Considered....

Join Tom Castaldi on an audio walk through Northeast Indiana's history. 

Join Joshua Stephenson for handpicked classical selections every Thursday at 6 p.m. on WBNI 94.1

Live at the Concertgebouw, RNW's classical concert series, presents performances by the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, the Rotterdam Philharmonic and the Netherlands Radio Philharmonic Orchestra, among others, in repertoire that reflects the...

Meet the Music is the brain child of host Julia Meek and features the great music of our region, recorded in the Harriet Parrish Performance Studio at the NIPR Studios in Fort Wayne, Meet the Music invites listeners to learn more about music...

Join us for a taste of a Western classical music tradition with over 500 years of history--opera!

Exploring the local arts and entertainment in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

Financial topics that influence our lives and community. Call in with your questions at 260-452-1185, or email middaymatters@nipr.fm.

Sarah Delia and Dr. Peter Rothman lead the discussion about health in our personal lives, our homes, school, work places, and the community. Call in with your questions at 260-452-1185, or email

Our panel of local journalists discuss the week's news stories. Call in with your questions at 260-452-1185, or email middaymatters@nipr.fm.

Gardener Doug Hackbarth, and the occasional special guest, look at all things outdoors. Call in with your questions at 260-452-1185, or email middaymatters@nipr.fm....

Morning Edition is the most listened-to news radio program in the country. The show brings listeners up-to-the-minute news, background analysis, commentary, interviews...

It’s the classic question for kids coming back to school: “What did you do on your summer vacation?” Maybe you remember writing an essay on the topic.

Well, students aren’t the only ones who do cool things in the summertime.  Many...

Weekly classic jazz radio program hosted by David Brent Johnson.

An award-winning weekly sports magazine hosted by veteran NPR commentator Bill Littlefield, Only A Game is radio for the serious sports fan and the steadfast sports avoider. Produced by WBUR in Boston, Only A Game puts sports...

Public Radio Remix is an experimental Internet stream and XM Satellite Radio channel curated and hosted by PRX to showcase pieces from PRX.org's producers and develop new approaches to public radio formats and sounds.

 

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Radiolab is a show about curiosity. Where sound illuminates ideas, and the boundaries blur between science, philosophy, and human experience.

http://www.radiolab.org/

Since its beginning in 1911, the San Francisco Symphony has been known for innovative programs that offer a spectrum of traditional repertory and new music.  Today, the Orchestra's artistic vitality, recordings, and groundbreaking multimedia...

Since its beginning in 1911, the San Francisco Symphony has been known for innovative programs that offer a spectrum of traditional repertory and new music.  Today, the Orchestra's artistic vitality, recordings, and groundbreaking multimedia...

Weekly multi-genre music program.

Sing For Joy has a simple mission: to provide music and commentary that will support the church in evangelism and worship.

http://www.stolaf.edu/singforjoy/

Eileen Goltz shares food and fun with a new, easy-to-follow recipe every week.  From apples to chicken pot pie to cinnamon rolls, there's something for everyone in Slice of Life.

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