What's New

- Optimized for the iOS9 release in September
- Fixed various other bugs

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App Description

WQXR: Classical Music Radio from New York to the World

Download this NEW and IMPROVED classical music app from WQXR, the #1 classical radio station in the US and the #1 classical radio station app on iTunes. Unlike classical jukebox or algorithm apps, WQXR is hosted and curated by REAL PEOPLE with a RICH KNOWLEDGE of classical music. This app provides you with a personal gateway to discovering classical music from the world’s greatest composers and performers. Join listeners from New York City and around the world and hear WQXR’s unique perspective on classical music and live performance broadcasts that you can’t get anywhere else. WQXR is member-supported public radio, and part of the New York Public Radio family of stations that also includes WNYC.

NEW and IMPROVED App Features:

* FOUR separate live streams
- WQXR - #1 classical music radio station in the US
- Q2 Music - Contemporary classical, living composers
- Operavore – WQXR’s 24-hour opera stream
- The Jonathan Channel – Great American songs
* EASY ACCESS to real-time music playlist information
* ON DEMAND library of live recordings for download and streaming
* HD VIDEO of classical music performances and Interviews
* UPDATED alarm clock and NEW sleep timer
* On-air schedule
* Support WQXR – Easy-to-use pledge form

This app was developed by New York Public Radio.

About WQXR

Broadcasting from downtown Manhattan for 75 years, WQXR is uniquely positioned within the world of classical music and opera as a cultural institution of New York City. In addition to broadcasting the beloved classical canon, we bring you the Metropolitan Opera Radio Saturday Matinee Broadcasts, The Philharmonic This Week on Thursday evenings, and original programs and live broadcasts from Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center. This app also showcases WQXR Digital's original video series such as Café Concerts, performances from the Jerome L. Greene Performance Space and exclusive interviews with artists and conductors.

iPhone Screenshots

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App Changes

  • June 09, 2014 Initial release
  • June 13, 2014 New version 1.13
  • September 08, 2014 New version 2.0.0
  • October 21, 2014 New version 2.0.1
  • November 03, 2014 New version 2.0.2
  • March 03, 2015 New version 2.0.3
  • April 15, 2015 New version 2.0.4
  • September 10, 2015 New version 2.0.5

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