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Show Schedule for Sunday, September 17

Jennifer Miller

12am - 6am

California Classical All Night with Jennifer Miller

More great classical music to keep you company through the night.

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6am - 9am

Soul Music with Brian Lauritzen

The sounds of the season continue on Soul Music with performances of traditional Christmas carols by the Choir of King’s College, Chanticleer, the LA Master Chorale, the Pacific Chorale, and many others.

Alan Chapman

9am - 11am

A Musical Offering with Alan Chapman

The Baroque period, from the innovations of Monteverdi to the mastery of J.S. Bach, marks the beginning of “modern” music. Hosted by Alan Chapman, this two-hour weekly program offers splendid performances of this rich repertoire.

Rich

11am - 4pm

Classical Music with Rich Capparela

Rich Capparela keeps you company with six centuries of the world’s greatest music

Gail

4pm - 6pm

Classical Music with Gail Eichenthal

Gail Eichenthal keeps you company with six centuries of the world’s greatest music

Christopher O’Riley

6pm - 7pm

From the Top with Christopher O'Riley

From the Top is hosted by Christopher O’Riley and celebrates the passion, dedication and personal stories of the nation’s outstanding young classical musicians. Through entertaining live events and outreach programs, these performers inspire the pursuit of excellence and encourage participation in the arts as an integral part of a vibrant and civil society.

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7pm - 9pm

SoCal Sunday Night with Brian Lauritzen

Each Sunday Night, we bring you concert broadcasts recorded live from venues across Southern California. Look forward to outstanding performances from the LA Phil, Pacific Symphony, and more!

Alan Chapman

9pm - 10pm

Thornton Center Stage with Alan Chapman

Hosted by Alan Chapman, this is a special program devoted to the artistry of the USC Thornton School of Music. It features a mix of classic material from the school’s impressive archive of live recordings from the 1940s to the present. The USC Thornton School is  the only university music school with a regularly broadcast radio program heard in a major media market.

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10pm - 11pm

The Record Shelf with Jim Svejda

Let host Jim Svejda guide you through the best classical recordings on “The Record Shelf.” Each week he reviews classical recordings with a passion and insight only he can provide. You’ll gain a deeper appreciation of classical music as you absorb his irreverent, selective and highly opinionated views of classical CDs.

Blake

11pm - 12am

California Classical All Night with Blake Lawrence

Show Schedule for Monday, September 18

Mark Edwards

12am - 6am

California Classical All Night with Mark Edwards

More great classical music to keep you company through the night.

Alan Chapman

6am - 10am

The Morning Show with Alan Chapman

Join Alan Chapman weekday mornings for a blend of music that’s calming and inspiring, tailor made to start your day. Hop aboard the KUSC Off-To-School Request at 7:15 and tests your wits with the KUSC Great Composer Quiz at 7:45. Kick-off your mornings with a nourishing breakfast of classical music favorites that’ll even help you look forward to the commute.

JVD Head Shots

10am - 12pm

Classical Music with John Van Driel

From Mozart to Bach and beyond, join John Van Driel for six centuries of the world’s greatest music.

Dianne Nicolini

12pm - 3pm

Classical Requests with Dianne Nicolini

Join Dianne for three hours of your requests! Send your suggestions to [email protected]

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3pm - 7pm

Classical Music with Brian Lauritzen

Brian Lauritzen keeps you company as you wind down your workday with all your favorites and a few surprises along the way – including the Car Tune Anti-Road Rage Melody at 5pm and more!

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7pm - 12am

The Evening Program with Jim Svejda

Jim Svejda delights Classical KUSC listeners with his witty, meticulously crafted essays on diverse composers, conductors and artists — as well as his commentary on a wide range of other subjects that attract his musical fancy.

Show Schedule for Tuesday, September 19

robin

12am - 6am

California Classical All Night with Robin Pressman

More great classical music to keep you company through the night.

Alan Chapman

6am - 10am

The Morning Show with Alan Chapman

Join Alan Chapman weekday mornings for a blend of music that’s calming and inspiring, tailor made to start your day. Hop aboard the KUSC Off-To-School Request at 7:15 and tests your wits with the KUSC Great Composer Quiz at 7:45. Kick-off your mornings with a nourishing breakfast of classical music favorites that’ll even help you look forward to the commute.

JVD Head Shots

10am - 12pm

Classical Music with John Van Driel

From Mozart to Bach and beyond, join John Van Driel for six centuries of the world’s greatest music.

Dianne Nicolini

12pm - 3pm

Classical Requests with Dianne Nicolini

Join Dianne for three hours of your requests! Send your suggestions to [email protected]

brian-lauritzen (1)

3pm - 7pm

Classical Music with Brian Lauritzen

Brian Lauritzen keeps you company as you wind down your workday with all your favorites and a few surprises along the way – including the Car Tune Anti-Road Rage Melody at 5pm and more!

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7pm - 12am

The Evening Program with Jim Svejda

Tuesday, 9:00:  The little-known but unspeakably gorgeous Symphony No. 1, The Poem of the Forest, by Albert Roussel.

Show Schedule for Wednesday, September 20

robin

12am - 6am

California Classical All Night with Robin Pressman

More great classical music to keep you company through the night.

Alan Chapman

6am - 10am

The Morning Show with Alan Chapman

Join Alan Chapman weekday mornings for a blend of music that’s calming and inspiring, tailor made to start your day. Hop aboard the KUSC Off-To-School Request at 7:15 and tests your wits with the KUSC Great Composer Quiz at 7:45. Kick-off your mornings with a nourishing breakfast of classical music favorites that’ll even help you look forward to the commute.

JVD Head Shots

10am - 12pm

Classical Music with John Van Driel

From Mozart to Bach and beyond, join John Van Driel for six centuries of the world’s greatest music.

Dianne Nicolini

12pm - 3pm

Classical Requests with Dianne Nicolini

Join Dianne for three hours of your requests! Send your suggestions to [email protected]

brian-lauritzen (1)

3pm - 7pm

Classical Music with Brian Lauritzen

Brian Lauritzen keeps you company as you wind down your workday with all your favorites and a few surprises along the way – including the Car Tune Anti-Road Rage Melody at 5pm and more!

jim-svejda (1)

7pm - 12am

The Evening Program with Jim Svejda

Wednesday, 8:00–10:00:  A visit from the great American cellist — and holder of the Gregor Piatigorsky Cello Chair at USC’s Thornton School of Music, Ralph Kirshbaum.

Show Schedule for Thursday, September 21

robin

12am - 6am

California Classical All Night with Robin Pressman

More great classical music to keep you company through the night.

Alan Chapman

6am - 10am

The Morning Show with Alan Chapman

Join Alan Chapman weekday mornings for a blend of music that’s calming and inspiring, tailor made to start your day. Hop aboard the KUSC Off-To-School Request at 7:15 and tests your wits with the KUSC Great Composer Quiz at 7:45. Kick-off your mornings with a nourishing breakfast of classical music favorites that’ll even help you look forward to the commute.

JVD Head Shots

10am - 12pm

Classical Music with John Van Driel

From Mozart to Bach and beyond, join John Van Driel for six centuries of the world’s greatest music.

Dianne Nicolini

12pm - 3pm

Classical Requests with Dianne Nicolini

Join Dianne for three hours of your requests! Send your suggestions to [email protected]

brian-lauritzen (1)

3pm - 7pm

Classical Music with Brian Lauritzen

Brian Lauritzen keeps you company as you wind down your workday with all your favorites and a few surprises along the way – including the Car Tune Anti-Road Rage Melody at 5pm and more!

jim-svejda (1)

7pm - 12am

The Evening Program with Jim Svejda

Jim Svejda delights Classical KUSC listeners with his witty, meticulously crafted essays on diverse composers, conductors and artists — as well as his commentary on a wide range of other subjects that attract his musical fancy.

Show Schedule for Friday, September 22

Blake

12am - 6am

California Classical All Night with Blake Lawrence

More great classical music to keep you company through the night.

Alan Chapman

6am - 10am

The Morning Show with Alan Chapman

Join Alan Chapman weekday mornings for a blend of music that’s calming and inspiring, tailor made to start your day. Hop aboard the KUSC Off-To-School Request at 7:15 and tests your wits with the KUSC Great Composer Quiz at 7:45. Kick-off your mornings with a nourishing breakfast of classical music favorites that’ll even help you look forward to the commute.

JVD Head Shots

10am - 12pm

Classical Music with John Van Driel

From Mozart to Bach and beyond, join John Van Driel for six centuries of the world’s greatest music.

Dianne Nicolini

12pm - 3pm

Classical Requests with Dianne Nicolini

Join Dianne for three hours of your requests! Send your suggestions to [email protected]

Rich

3pm - 7pm

KUSC at the Beach with Rich Capparela

Friday afternoon starting at 3 it’s another edition of KUSC at the Beach with Rich Capparela. As usual, there’ll be as many as a dozen concert ideas for you (many of them free), a request here and, in general, a weekend vibe. Ease into your weekend with KUSC at the Beach.

jim-svejda (1)

7pm - 12am

The Evening Program with Jim Svejda

Jim Svejda delights Classical KUSC listeners with his witty, meticulously crafted essays on diverse composers, conductors and artists — as well as his commentary on a wide range of other subjects that attract his musical fancy.

Show Schedule for Saturday, September 23

Rich

12am - 7am

California Classical All Night with Rich Capparela

More great classical music to keep you company through the night.

JVD Head Shots

7am - 9am

Classical Music with John Van Driel

From Mozart to Bach and beyond, join John Van Driel for six centuries of the world’s greatest music.

duff-murphy

9am - 12pm

The Opera Show with Duff Murphy

The world of opera comes alive with an enthusiastic look through the eyes of host Duff Murphy. Duff provides listeners with a taste of his love of opera — its composers, conductors and artists — with classic and newly-released recordings.

The Opera Show is made possible in part by  a grant from the Flora L. Thornton Foundation.

Program Theme music: The opening fanfare to Benjamin Britten’s opera, “Gloriana”

Rich

12pm - 5pm

Classical Music with Rich Capparela

Rich Capparela keeps you company with six centuries of the world’s greatest music

robin

5pm - 10pm

Classical Music with Robin Pressman

Robin Pressman keeps you company with six centuries of the world’s greatest music.

Alan Chapman

10pm - 12am

Modern Times with Alan Chapman

Modern Times explores the vast repertoire of the last hundred years, with special attention to music of the last few decades.

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