Tag: Classical 101

WOSU Public Media Mobile App Update

WOSU Public Media Mobile App Update

| October 31, 2014 | 0 Comments

To help you enjoy the new Fall TV lineup, the WOSU Public Media Mobile App has been enhanced so you can watch your favorite WOSU and PBS shows anytime, anywhere

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Visit WOSU at the Columbus Arts Festival This Weekend

Visit WOSU at the Columbus Arts Festival This Weekend

Join WOSU Public Media at the Columbus Arts Festival this weekend to meet on-air hosts and PBS Kids character Super Why! as well Downton Abbey-yourself.

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A reason to support WOSU — Our Report to the Community

A reason to support WOSU — Our Report to the Community

| April 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

It’s pledge week on 89.7 NPR News and Classical 101. You might wonder about supporting the top radio news operation in the state of Ohio or the only source for classical music on the radio dial. If you need more information about ALL that WOSU does in the central Ohio community, please spend a minute to review our 2013 Community Report.

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Listenership Grows for Classical 101

Listenership Grows for Classical 101

| January 27, 2014 | 0 Comments

The classical service has seen a steady growth in listeners since we signed on three years ago. In fact, listenership increased 35 percent in 2013 versus 2011.

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“Live” Opera in HD an Exciting Experience

“Live” Opera in HD an Exciting Experience

| November 11, 2013 | 1 Comment

I will be the first to admit that I am not an opera aficionado.  Yet, I have good friends in Columbus who enjoy the many opportunities to attend opera concerts.  It is the Metropolitan Opera “live” broadcasts into local theaters that sent me in great anticipation to the Crosswoods Cinema over the weekend to see [...]

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Fall Fundraiser Tops Goal at WOSU Radio

Fall Fundraiser Tops Goal at WOSU Radio

| October 18, 2013 | 0 Comments

Our dual fundraising efforts on Classical 101 and 89.7 NPR News reached a conclusion Friday late afternoon as we topped our 250,000 goal for the Fall Fundraiser. Funds go directly to support the programming you hear!

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October Radio Pledge – WOSU Needs You!

October Radio Pledge – WOSU Needs You!

| October 9, 2013 | 0 Comments

People are often surprised by how critical membership is to WOSU’s bottom line. Despite what you might hear about federal, state or University funding, over a third of the budget comes from individual members and private support makes up the majority of the annual $9.6 million WOSU budget.

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Classical 101 broadcasting Columbus Symphony “live”

Classical 101 broadcasting Columbus Symphony “live”

| October 3, 2013 | 0 Comments

With long time host Christopher Purdy at the helm, Classical 101 (101.1 FM) will be broadcasting one of the mightiest works of all time – Mahler’s “Resurrection” Symphony LIVE this Saturday night, October 5th at 8 pm.

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You’re Mobile, Now WOSU Is Too!

You’re Mobile, Now WOSU Is Too!

| June 11, 2013 | 0 Comments

WOSU is now Mobile!  Check us out on your tablet or smartphone through our brand new Mobile App available for free on your iPhone, iPad and Android devices.

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Perhaps Our Most Dedicated Classical Fan: 99 and Going Strong

Perhaps Our Most Dedicated Classical Fan: 99 and Going Strong

| April 4, 2013 | 0 Comments

There cannot be a better way to spend a morning than to talk with someone who has witnessed 99-years of history. Cleo Backus has not only “lived a full life” as she says, but has spent over 65 years of it listening to classical music on WOSU radio! 

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