classical music

Press Pass with Buffalo Spree's Elizabeth Licata
5:00 am
Tue September 9, 2014

Press Pass: Buffalo's waterfront

Canalside
Credit WBFO File Photo

The Buffalo waterfront has come a long way.  Canalside is an unqualified success.  But as WBFO's Mark Scott and Buffalo Spree Editor Elizabeth Licata discuss in this week's Press Pass, there are still some challenges.

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Arts
9:19 am
Wed April 18, 2012

Classical 94.5 WNED turns 35

Classical WNED-FM
WBFO News photos

Bucking the trend of the volatile broadcast industry,  WNED-FM  is celebrating 35 years of focusing on one  musical genre, classical music.

Known now to listeners as "Classical 94.5, WNED," the station signed onto the air at 7 a.m. on April 18,1977.

Since then the station has upgraded from mono to stereo and from vinyl discs to cd's.

WBFO & AM-970's Jay Moran brings us some of the sounds and thoughts of those who have kept the format flourishing through 35 years.

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