Shows: Classical

WHPK’s classical format brings you music from the eras and aesthetics passed over in the mainstream marketplace of the soothing and the familiar. From medieval chant to American minimalism and beyond, our DJs challenge you with the best selections from seven centuries of classical music.


Start Stop Show DJ  
12:00pm 3:00pm

Chicago Tessitura : Music and Musings from the Opera Canon

Aria ready for some vocal high C’s? ...Well, aria? Tune in for Opera Seria, Opera Buffa, verisimo... and more. The show is dedicated to the memory of Stacey Staskus.
Sergio Mims


12:00pm 1:30pm

Strange Ways

Strange ways focuses on experimental 20th century music. Expect everything from minimalism and electronics to impressionism and jazz-influenced music.
1:30pm 3:00pm

From the Canyons to the Stars...

Sebastian Baere


12:00pm 3:00pm

Stuff From My Collection