Select Mondays at 7pm

Encore features performance and commentary from regional classical musicians.  Eric Hradecky  is your host for these premier broadcasts on WNIU.

We are proud to present an encore presentation of Encore - due to COVID this season we are sharing some of the great performances we have previously captured and shared. We also look forward to bringing you recordings of recent socially-distanced performances.

If you would like your performance to be considered for broadcast on Encore, please fill out our form to let us know.


3/22 - Cor Cantiamo
Ian Coleman’s “Crossing Over” and Dominic DiOrio’s “When Did We See You”

3/29 - St. Charles Singers
Dominick Argento’s “Walden Pond” from the CD “American Reflections”

4/5 - St. Olaf Choir

4/12 - Mendelssohn Performing Arts Center

4/19 - Cor Cantiamo
Pieces by James Whitbourn

4/26 - 2019 NIU Chamber Ensemble Competition

Support for Encore on WNIU is made possible, in part, by

Illinois Arts Council Agency