METROPOLITAN OPERA
BROADCAST STATIONS
2022 - 2023 BROADCAST SEASON

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We can give unqualified recommendations for:

1st Tier - Excellent:

Metropolitan Opera (Both 128K AAC streams)
WBAA Classical (128K MP3)
KCME (32K AAC)

2nd Tier - Very Good:

Classical IPR (128K MP3)
IPR Classical (128K MP3)
AZPM Classical (192K MP3)

Classical MPR (128K MP3)

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Metropolitan Opera Broadcast Schedule

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high-fidelity alternative audio streams.
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NOTE: When the Met starts its broadcast earlier than GMT
1800/EDT1:00PM, some stations will time delay the
start to GMT 1800/EDT 1:00PM

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STATION
(Link in this column is to station home page)

BEST STREAM(S)
(Link in this column is to the preferred stream link - stereo unless otherwise noted)

ALTERNATE STREAMS
(Links in this column are to alternative stream links - stereo unless otherwise noted)

NOTES
(current Stream Status/
program variations)

KEY TO STREAM INFORMATION: RP = Real Player | WMP = Windows Media Player
MP3 = MP3 file format (Use WINAMP to play this file type)
| M = Mono stream
ALL CLASSICAL
Portland, Oregon, USA

96K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 256k DSL/Cable & higher

x

X

AZPM Classical
Tucson, Arizona, USA
Pref Stream
192K MP3

(use WINAMP) for 256k DSL/Cable & higher
128K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 256k DSL/Cable & higher
48K MP3 M
for 56k & higher
c
Blue Lake Public Radio
Twin Lake, Michigan, USA
96K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 112k Dual ISDN & higher
x

X

CapPublicRadio - Music
Sacramento, Califorfnia, USA
48K AAC
(use WINAMP) for 64k Single ISDN and higher

96K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 112K Dual ISDN & higher

X

CBC MUSIC
[formerly CBC2]
Toronto, CANADA

192K AAC
(use VLC only)
for 256k DSL/Cable & higher, and scaled for 64k Single ISDN and higher


Not broadcasting the Met on 12/24/2022

The stream has intermittent clicking (about once a minute)

When a Met broadcast starts earlier than EDT 1:00PM, CBC Music will ALWAYS begin its Met broadcasts at EDT 1:00PM

Classical 88.7-1 KWTU
Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA

64K AAC
(use WINAMP) for 112k Dual ISDN & higher

64K MP3 M
(use WINAMP) for 112k Dual ISDN & higher
x

Classical 90.7 KVNO
Omaha, Nebraska, USA

320K AAC
(use WINAMP) for 384k & higher

320K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 384k & higher

32K AAC
(use WINAMP) for 56k & higher

X
Classical 107.3
St. Louis, Missouri, USA
32K AAC
(use WINAMP) for 56k & higher
   
ClassicalHQR 92.7
Wilmington, North Carolina, USA
128K MP3
(use WINAMP)
for 256k DSL/Cable & higher
 

x

Classical IPR
(Interlochen Public Radio)
Interlochen, Michigan, USA

Pref Stream
128K MP3

(use WINAMP) for 256k DSL/Cable & higher
x C
Classical KING
Seattle, Washington, USA

128K AAC
(use WINAMP) for 256k DSL/Cable & higher

x

12/31/2022 - not airing the Met debuts program

Classical MPR
Minnesota, USA

Pref Stream
128K MP3

(use WINAMP) for 256k DSL/Cable & higher


C

Classical NH
Concord, New Hampshire, USA
256K AAC
for 384k & higher
64K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 112k Dual ISDN & higher
C
Classical WMUK 89.9
Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA

96K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 112k Dual ISDN & higher
x

x

Classical WNIU
DeKalb, Illinois, USA
128K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 256k DSL/Cable & higher
   
Classical Wyoming
Laramie, Wyoming, USA
128K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 256k DSL/Cable & higher
   
CPR Classical
Denver, Colorado, USA

48K AAC
for 56k & higher

64K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 112k Dual ISDN & higher

X

ICI Musique Classique
Montreal, Quebec, CANADA

192K AAC scaled
for 256k DSL/Cable & higher & scaled

128K AAC
(use WINAMP) for 256k DSL/Cable & higher

96K AAC
(use WINAMP) for 112k Dual ISDN & higher

When a Met broadcast starts earlier than EDT 1:00PM, ICI Musique will ALWAYS begin its Met broadcasts at EDT 1:00PM.

IPR Classical (Iowa Public Radio)
Iowa City, Iowa, USA

Pref Stream
128K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 256k DSL/Cable & higher

64K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 112k Dual ISDN & higher

C

JPR Classics and News
Ashland, Oregon, USA

128K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 256k DSL/Cable & higher
x

When a Met broadcast starts earlier than EDT 1:00PM, Jefferson Public Radio will ALWAYS begin its Met broadcasts at EDT 1:00PM.

KAMU-FM/HD1
College Station, Texas, USA

192K MP3
(Use WINAMP) for
256k DSL/Cable & higher

64K AAC
(use WINAMP) for 112k Dual ISDN & higher

When a Met broadcast starts earlier than EDT 1:00PM, KAMU will ALWAYS begin its Met broadcasts at EDT 1:00PM.

KCME
Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA
Pref Stream
32K AAC

(use WINAMP) for 56k & higher
   
KDFC
San Francisco, California, USA

Pref Stream
128K AAC

for 256k DSL/Cable connections and higher

128K MP3
for 256K DSL/Cable connections and higher

32K AAC
(use WINAMP) for 56k & higher

x

KENW
Portales, New Mexico, USA

32K AAC
(use WINAMP) for for 56k & higher
x

When a Met broadcast starts earlier than EDT 1:00PM, KENW will ALWAYS begin its Met broadcasts at EDT 1:00PM.

KTTZ - FM
Lubbock, Texas, USA
96K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 256k DSL/Cable & higher
x

x

KUCO
Edmond/Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA

128K AAC
(useWINAMP) for 256K DSL/Cable connections and higher
128K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 256k DSL/Cable & higher
x

KUSC
Los Angeles, California, USA

 

 

96K aacPlus
(use WINAMP) for 112k Dual ISDN & higher

128K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 256k DSL/Cable & higher

96K MP3
(use WINAMP) for112k Dual ISDN & higher

64K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 112k Dual ISDN & higher

NOTE: If you hear a white noise while playing the aacPlus stream we suggest you change (at your own risk) the output driver in WINAMP to the directSound Driver. See instructions for this on our Internet Radio for Techies page

KWAX
Eugene, Oregon, USA

96K MP3
(use WINAMP) for112k Dual ISDN & higher
   
Maine Public Classical Music
Portland, Maine
64K MP3 M
(use
WINAMP) for 112k Dual ISDN & higher

x

X
Metropolitan Opera
(Free Stream)
New York, New York, USA

Pref Stream
128K AAC
(use WINAMP) for 256K DSL/Cable connections and higher

Pref Stream
128K AAC

(use WINAMP) for 256K DSL/Cable connections and higher

The Met's own stream does not carry broadcasts that are delayed/not "live"

NCPR
Canton, New York, USA
96K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 112k Dual ISDN & higher
x

Stream only plays in VLC (will not play in WINAMP)

All Met Broadcasts on NCPR start at GMT 1800/EST 1:00PM

Red River Radio KDAQ
Shreveport, Louisiana, USA


64K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 112 Dual ISDN & higher
x

C

VPR CLASSICAL
(Vermont Public Radio)
Vermont, USA

64K aacPLUS
(use WINAMP)
for 112k Dual ISN & higher

128K MP3
(use WINAMP)
for 256k DSL/Cable & higher

64K MP3
(use WINAMP)
for 112k Dual ISDN & higher

24K MP3 M
(use WINAMP)
for 33.6k & higher

C

WBAA CLASSICAL
West Lafayette, Indiana, USA

Pref Stream
128K MP3

(use WINAMP) for 256k DSL/Cable & higher

x

Cx

WBJC
Baltimore, Maryland, USA

64K AAC
(use WINAMP)
for 256K DSL/Cable & higher

x

C

WCLV
Cleveland, Ohio, USA

128K MP3
(use WINAMP)
for 256k DSL/Cable& higher

xx

x

WCPE (The Classical Station)
Wake Forest, N. Carolina, USA

128K AAC
(use WINAMP) for 256k DSL/Cable & higher

 

128K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 256k DSL/Cable & higher

48K AAC
(use WINAMP)
for 112k Dual ISDN & higher

64K OGG VORBIS
(use WINAMP) for 112k Dual ISDN & higher

X
WDPR 88.1 FM
Dayton, Ohio, USA
128K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 256k DSL/Cable & higher

xz

Xx

WFIU 1
Bloomington, Indiana, USA

64K AAC
(use WINAMP) for 112k Dual ISDN & higher

128K MP 3
(use WINAMP) for 256k DSL/Cable & higher

C

WFMT
Chicago, Illinois, USA

Pref Stream
128K aacPLUS

(use WINAMP) for 256k DSL/Cable & higher

128K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 256k DSL/Cable & higher

12/24/2022 - The Magic Flute starts at GMT 1800/EST 1:00PM

aacPLUS Stream: If you hear a white noise while playing this stream we suggest you change (at your own risk) the output driver in WINAMP to the directSound Driver. See instructions for this on our Internet Radio for Techies page

WFSQ-FM Classical Radio
Panama City, Florida, USA

224K AAC
for 256k DSL/Cable & higher

112K AAC
for 256k DSL/Cable & higher

128K MP3
(use WINAMP)
for 256k & higher

40K AAC
(use WINAMP)
for 56k & higher

X

WGTE
Toledo, OHIO, USA
96K AAC
(use WINAMP)
for 256k & higher

x C
WHRB
Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
64K aacPLUS
(use WINAMP) for 56k & higher

128K  MP3
(use WINAMP) for 112k Dual ISDN & higher

aacPLUS Stream: If you hear a white noise while playing this stream we suggest you change (at your own risk) the output driver in WINAMP to the directSound Driver. See instructions for this on our Internet Radio for Techies page

WHRO
Hampton Roads, Virginia, USA
128K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 256k & higher
x M
WKNO
Cordova, Tennessee, USA

56K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 112K Dual ISDN & higher
x

C

WNED CLASSICAL
Buffalo, NY, USA/Toronto, Ontario, Canada

128K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 256K DSL/Cable & higher
x x
WOMR
Provincetown, Massachusetts, USA
128K AAC
(use WINAMP) for 256K DSL/Cable & higher
x M
WOSU-Classical 101 Columbus, Ohio, USA 128K AAC
(use WINAMP) for 256K DSL/Cable & higher
x L

WPR NPR News and Classical
Wisconsin Public Radio
Madison, Wisconsin, USA

80K AAC
(use WINAMP) for 112 Dual ISDN & higher

96K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 112K Dual ISDN & higher

All Met Broadcasts on WPR NPR News and Classical start at GMT 1700/EDT 1:00PM

WPR All Classical
Wisconsin Public Radio
Madison, Wisconsin, USA

56K AAC
(use WINAMP) for 112 Dual ISDN & higher

96K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 112K Dual ISDN & higher

All Met Broadcasts on WPR All Classical start at GMT 1700/EDT 1:00PM

WPSU 1
State College, Pennsylvania, USA

96K MP3
(use WINAMP)
for 112 Dual ISDN & higher

x

AAC stream only works in VLC (not Media Player Classic)

WQCP 91.5 FM
Ft. Pierce, Florida, USA
32K AAC
(use WINAMP) for 56k & higher
64K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 112 Dual ISDN & higher

B

WQED
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
192K AAC
(use WINAMP) for 256k & higher
none x

WQXR
New York, New York, USA

128K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 256k & higher

48K aacPLUS
(use WINAMP) for 56k & higher

aacPLUS Stream: If you hear a white noise while playing this stream we suggest you change (at your own risk) the output driver in WINAMP to the directSound Driver. See instructions for this on our Internet Radio for Techies page

WRKF Classical
Baton Rouge, Louisiana,, USA
256K aacPlus
(use WINAMP) for 384k & higher
   

WRTI Classical
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

128K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 256k & higher

z

x

 

WUFT Classic
Gainesville, Florida, USA
96K AAC
For 112 Dual ISDN & higher
80K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 112 Dual ISDN & higher

W

WUOT
Knoxville, Tennessee, USA

96K MP3
for 256k & higher & scaled

z

x

WVTF
Roanoke, Virginia, USA
128K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 256k & higher

x

x

 

ADDITIONAL STATIONS CARRYING METROPOLITAN OPERA - January 28, 2023

STATION
(Link in this column is
to station home page)

BEST STREAM
(Link in this column is to
the preferred stream
link - stereo unless
otherwise noted)

ALTERNATE STREAMS
(Links in this column are to alternative stream links - stereo unless otherwise noted)

NOTES
(current Stream Status/
program variations)
KEY TO STREAM INFORMATION: RP = Real Player | WMP = Windows Media Player
MP3 = MP3 file format (Use WINAMP to play this file type)
| M = Mono stream | all streams tested on 12/2/19
BBC RADIO 3
UNITED KINGDOM

96K stereo aacPlus
suitable for 384K Dual ISDN connections and higher

[This links to a 320K stream in the U.K. only]

b

1/14/2023 - Fedora starts at GMT 1830/EDT 1:30PM

BR KLASSIK
Munich, GERMANY

128K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 256k connections & higher

v

20

DEUTSCHLANDFUNK KULTUR
Berlin, GERMANY
104K (VBR) stereo Ogg Vorbis
for 256K DSL/Cable connections and higher

128 MP3
(use WINAMP) for 256K DSL/Cable connections and higher

56K Ogg Vorbis
for 112K Dual ISDN connections and higher

33K Ogg Vorbis M
for 56K connections and higher

64K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 112K Dual ISDN connections and higher

v

NDR KULTUR
Hamburg, GERMANY
128K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 256k DSL/Cable & higher & scaled
 

v20

RADIO 4
NETHERLANDS

192K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 256k & higher

96K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 112k Dual ISDN & higher

20

SVERIGES RADIO P2
Stockholm, SWEDEN

192K aacPlus [WINAMP]
for 256K DSL/Cable & higher

96K aacPlus [WINAMP]
for 112K Dual ISDN & higher

192K MP3
for 256K DSL/Cable & higher

128K MP3
for 256k & higher

32K aacPlus [WINAMP]
for 56K & higher

64K MP3
for 128K & higher

aacPlus streams: If you hear a white noise while playing this stream we suggest you change (at your own risk) the output driver in WINAMP to the directSound Driver. See instructions for this on our Internet Radio for Techies page

WDR 3
Cologne, GERMANY

256K AAC
Use Media Player Classic (on Windows 7, will not work in Chrome Browser)

128K AAC
Use Media Player Classic (on Windows 7, will not work in Chrome Browser)

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