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Classical 94.5 WNED-FM is the area’s 24-hour non-commercial classical music service. The station has an extensive CD collection that allows hosts to select a unique playlist from 6 am to 10 pm Monday through Friday and weekend mornings. The station continues an ongoing broadcast and production relationship with the Grammy award-winning Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra. Nationally syndicated operas and symphonies can be heard on Saturday and Sundays. Classical WNED is simulcast on 89.7 WNJA in Jamestown.
WBFO-FM 88.7 continues to produce award-winning news that makes it one of the top news stations in the area. The station is dedicated to providing the best in local news coverage to compliment national and world coverage from NPR and the BBC, and the station regularly files reports for NPR. Saturday and Sunday evenings continue a long tradition of Blues music.
Jazzworks, providing 24 hour jazz music, airs on 88.7 HD-2.
Classical 94.5 WNED-FM is the area’s 24-hour classical music service. The station harbors an ongoing broadcast and production relationship with the Grammy award-winning Buffalo Phi
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Download Our Apps!Enjoy the WNED-TV, WBFO, Classical 94.5 WNED and JazzWorks apps, now available on Apple and Android smart phones and tablets! The apps have everything you love most about our radio stations. Features include live streaming of local and national news coverage, the ability to search playlists easily for your favorite pieces of classical music and much more. Fan of all three stations? Each app flips seamlessly to whichever station you feel like listening to. Our apps give you the very best public media has to offer. Download them for free to your smart phone and tablet in the iTunes or Google Play store today!
Exciting changes are coming to the Classical 94.5 WNED schedule starting July 1st.