New Saturday lineup on Classical IPR starting May 23

May 20, 2020

Starting May 23, Saturdays on Classical IPR are going to have a new sound. 

Favorite programs like Music by Request, The Thistle and Shamrock and Afterglow will remain, but several new shows are joining the lineup.

See the new Saturday schedule below.

9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Music by Request

1 p.m. GAMEPLAY: a new show produced by IPR's own Keith Brown, featuring the music of video games

2 p.m. Living American Composers: New Music from Bowling Green

3 p.m. Concierto: a bilingual English and Spanish program featuring music and musicians from Spain and Latin America

5 p.m From the Top

6 p.m. WoodSongs Old-Time Radio Hour: a program featuring Americana, grassroots and acoustic music

7 p.m. The Thistle and Shamrock

8 p.m. Swingin' Down the Lane: a program featuring swing and big band music

9 p.m. Afterglow: Jazz and American Popular Song

Classical IPR made these programming changes in consultation with listeners and members of our Community Advisory Council.

We would like to hear your feedback about these or any programs you hear on Classical IPR. Please email music director Amanda Sewell at or leave a message on our listener comment line at (231) 276-4444.