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Classical 104.9 Turns One This Weekend!

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Classical 104.9 turns ONE this weekend!

Yes, January 27th marks the official First Birthday for Classical 104.9 here in New Orleans.

We are celebrating with a Friday morning full of Mozart's music -- AND, we're giving our listeners a chance to add a lovely Mozart CD to their collection for pledges made to Classical 104.9 during this Birthday Weekend.

Listen, Friday morning, January 26th, from 9am - 1pm, for a musical Mozartapalooza, and then say Happy Birthday to Classical 104.9 with a special birthday pledge at wwno.org/donate.

Weekend Programming:

  • Friday, Jan. 26, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. – Salute to Mozart's birthday weekend, with four hours of Mozart (and Mozartesque) music
  • Friday, Jan. 26, 6-8 p.m. – Two-hour special, hosted by James Arey, dedicated to music by contemporary composers
  • Sunday, Jan. 28, 7-8 p.m. – Mozart's "Requiem" with the Vienna Philharmonic
James served as Classical Music Host and Music Director for WWNO from 1999-2007. He relocated to Atlanta with several WWNO staff members after Katrina, and, in 2007, he accepted a position as Music Director at KVNO in Omaha, Nebraska, where he coached young announcers, programmed, and hosted classical music until 2010.