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Weekly Schedule

Highlights from September 30 to October 7

Tuesday, 7:15 am: School Spotlight: Armstrong High School Concert Choir.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans: Professor Nanette Goldman.
Tuesday, 6:45 pm: School Spotlight: Armstrong High School Concert Choir.
Thursday, 3 pm hour: Regional Spotlight: Highlights from the Vox Nova Chorale's past summer season.
Sunday, 6 am: Pipedreams: Oh, Canada.
Sunday, noon: From the Top.
Sunday, 1 pm: SymphonyCast: The Last Night of the 2014 BBC Proms.
Monday, noon: Learning to Listen.
Tuesday, 7:15 am: Teacher Feature : Paul Kile.
Tuesday, 5 pm: Music with Minnesotans: Gary Joyner.
Tuesday, 7:15 pm: Teacher Feature : Paul Kile.

Programming Highlights

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12:00 am Music Through The Night®
With Kevin O'Connor
1:00 am
2:00 am
3:00 am
4:00 am
5:00 am John Zech
6:00 am John Birge
7:00 am
8:00 am
9:00 am
10:00 am Alison Young
11:00 am
12:00 pm
1:00 pm Performance Today®
With Fred Child
2:00 pm
3:00 pm Friday Favorites
With Steve Staruch
4:00 pm
5:00 pm
6:00 pm
7:00 pm Bill Morelock
8:00 pm
9:00 pm
10:00 pm Bob Christiansen
11:00 pm
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Composers Datebook with John Zech airs weekdays at 8:15 am and 4:15 pm.
The Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor airs weekdays at 6:15 am and 6:15 pm.
New Classical Tracks with Julie Amacher airs Wednesdays at 7:15 a.m. and 5:15 p.m.
Top Score with Emily Reese airs Thursdays at 7:15 a.m.

All times listed are in Central Time (GMT-06:00).
Schedule subject to change. Local station schedules may vary.
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