Jazz After Dinner

Presented by Rhumbline Restaurant: Friday evenings at 8:00 PM join award winning pianist, Grammy nominated composer, and Steinway Artist Joe Parillo as he brings you an hour of some of the best Jazz on the planet.

Conducting Conversations

Presented by Roberts Musical Instruments: Every Sunday evening from 7:00 to 8:00 PM join Mike Maino for an hour of music and conversation with notable people in the arts.

WCRI’s Festival Series

WCRI’s Festival Series Featuring The Newport Music Festival, presented by Hyundai of Newport: Sundays at 9:00pm, we capture that sense of place – the natural beauty, the excitement of the music, the fun – in this series of broadcasts from the worlds greatest music festivals.

American A cappella

At 9pm on the last Sunday of every month join hosts Mike Maino and Jamie Jones for American A cappella. You’ll get a taste of the best a cappella music along with a few candid interviews with people who have shaped this great American art form!

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    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama said Friday that Sony Pictures Entertainment "made a mistake" in shelving a satirical film about a plot to assassinate North Korea's leader and vowed the United States will respond "in a place and manner and time that we choose" after a hack attack the administration blamed on the secretive Co […]
  • Attorney General’s office to review ACCESS/Rhode Island complaints December 19, 2014
    PROVIDENCE, R.I. — The Rhode Island Attorney General’s Office said Friday it will investigate all complaints it has received from ACCESS/Rhode Island asserting that various government entities have not properly followed the state’s Access to Public Records Act.
  • Providence Mayor-elect Elorza keeping public safety commissioner, police chief December 19, 2014
    PROVIDENCE, R.I. — Mayor-elect Jorge O. Elorza said Friday that he will keep Public Safety Commissioner Steven M. Paré and Police Chief Hugh T. Clements Jr.
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    PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - Rhode Island will receive nearly $200,000 from a settlement with T-Mobile for billing customers for cellphone text services they didn't order.

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