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October 25, 2014
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Car Talk®


NPR's hilarious, fast-paced call-in program with Boston brothers Tom and Ray Magliozzi takes the fear out of car repair and finds the fun in engine failure.



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Classical Music with Lynne Warfel



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12:00
Whad 'Ya Know?® Radio Hour

Michael Feldman and his zany crew brew a weekly concoction of comedy quizzes, quirky interviews, unusual news, jazz interludes, and more.

1:00
This American Life®

Contemporary life in America and the world is documented and described as host Ira Glass presents a weekly collection of innovative radio stories linked by a central theme.

2:00
Fresh Air Weekend

Everything you love about Fresh Air -- tailored for the weekend. Hear highlights from the show's best interviews and reviews

3:00
On The Media

On the Media explores how the media "sausage" is made, casts an incisive eye on fluctuations in the marketplace of ideas, and examines threats to the freedom of information and expression in America and abroad.

What’s On Now?

Car Talk®


NPR's hilarious, fast-paced call-in program with Boston brothers Tom and Ray Magliozzi takes the fear out of car repair and finds the fun in engine failure.



Also Playing Now:

 WKSU On Air:
Car Talk
 WKSU Classical:
Classical Music with Lynne Warfel



Later Today On WKSU's News Channel

12:00
Whad 'Ya Know?® Radio Hour

Michael Feldman and his zany crew brew a weekly concoction of comedy quizzes, quirky interviews, unusual news, jazz interludes, and more.

1:00
This American Life®

Contemporary life in America and the world is documented and described as host Ira Glass presents a weekly collection of innovative radio stories linked by a central theme.

2:00
Fresh Air Weekend

Everything you love about Fresh Air -- tailored for the weekend. Hear highlights from the show's best interviews and reviews

3:00
On The Media

On the Media explores how the media "sausage" is made, casts an incisive eye on fluctuations in the marketplace of ideas, and examines threats to the freedom of information and expression in America and abroad.

What’s Playing Now?

Classical Music
With Lynne Warfel

11:01
: Flicks in Five



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Car Talk
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Car Talk



Later Today On WKSU's Classical Channel

1:00
Classical Music with Mindy Ratner



7:00
Classical Music with Bob Chrstiansen



8:00
Classical Music with Sylvia Docking

Enjoy the best classical music with host Sylvia Docking.



Sunday On WKSU Classical

12:00
Classical Music



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Pope John Paul II This week's edition of 89.7's In Performance, which airs Sunday at 5:30pm and showcases recordings made in Northeast Ohio and of regional musicians, will include a tribute to Margaret Baxtresser, who died this week.

Margaret Baxtresser performed in the US and internationally, appearing as a recitalist and with orchestras including the Cleveland Orchestra and Chicago Symphony. She was a professor emeritus at Kent State University, and a beloved member of the music community in Northeast Ohio. Baxtresser studied with noted teachers Olga Samaroff Stokowski and Charles de Bodo. She began her career early, appearing as solist with the Detroit Symphony when she was just 13. Baxtresser won the prestigious Naumburg Award in 1950, and was a recipient of the Carnegie Hall and Michaels awards.

In a Spring 2004 interview, Baxtresser discusses issues of importance to her

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In the same interview, Baxtresser introduces us to her piano

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