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Enjoy Another Season of Paducah Symphony Orchestra Broadcasts on WKMS


We're pleased to present another season of broadcasts of the Paducah Symphony Orchestra on WKMS and WKMS All-Classical. We'll air the program a week after each live performance from The Carson Center in Paducah. Hear conversations with the symphony's Executive Director Daniel Sene and Maestro Raffaeli Ponti on Sounds Good before the performances. 

Dates & Times: 

On the weeks of broadcast, concerts debut preempting the Sunday re-airing of A Prairie Home Companion on the main channel from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and are rebroadcast Sunday nights from 9 p.m. to 11 p.m. preempting Classical Encore

On WKMS All-Classical, you can hear these broadcasts debuting Sundays from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and again from 9 p.m. to 11 p.m. Also, Mondays from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., Wednesdays from Noon to 2 p.m. and Saturdays from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. 

Debut airings:

September 20: Brahms' 2nd Piano Concerto

October 11: Tchaikovsky's 6th Symphony

November 15: Mahler's 1st Symphony

December 20: A Christmas Celebration

February 28: Sibelius' Violin Concerto

March 20: Pictures At An Exhibition

April 24: Beethoven's 9th Symphony

Matt Markgraf joined the WKMS team as a student in January 2007. He's served in a variety of roles over the years: as News Director March 2016-September 2019 and previously as the New Media & Promotions Coordinator beginning in 2011. Prior to that, he was a graduate and undergraduate assistant. He is currently the host of the international music show Imported on Sunday nights at 10 p.m.
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