METROPOLITAN OPERA
BROADCAST STATIONS
2017 - 2018 BROADCAST SEASON

We can only give unqualified recommendations for eleven of the North American streams listed below:

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Metropolitan Opera Broadcast Schedule

Links are given for the highest speed/quality audio stream and to available 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

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
AZPM Classical
Tucson, Arizona, USA

Pref Stream

192K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 256k DSL/Cable connections and higher

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

48K MP3 M
(use WINAMP) for 64k Single ISDN connections & higher

2/17/2018 - PARSIFAL starts at GMT 1800/EST 1:00PM
Blue Lake Public Radio
Twin Lake, Michigan, USA
128K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 256k Dual & higher
n

 

CBC 2
Toronto, CANADA

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

z

2/18/2018 - PARSIFAL starts at GMT 1700/EST 12:00NOON

When a Met broadcast starts earlier than EDT 1:00PM, CBC 2 will ALWAYS begin its Met broadcasts at EST 1:00PM.

CapPublicRadio
Sacramento, Califorfnia, USA
96K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 112K Dual ISDN & higher
  
Classical HQR
Wilmington, North Carolina, USA
128K MP3
(use WINAMP)
for 256k DSL/Cable & higher
none

zz

Classical MPR
Minnesota, USA

Pref Stream

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

  
Classical NH
Concord, New Hampshire, USA

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

none

x

Classical WNIU
Dekalb, Illinois, USA
128K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 256k DSL/Cable & higher
48K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 256k DSL/Cable & higher

 

CPR
Denver, Colorado, USA
64K AAC
for 112k Dual ISDN & higher

64K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 56k & higher

x
ICI Musique Classique
Montreal, Quebec, CANADA

192K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 256k DSL/Cable connections and higher

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

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

IPR Classical (Iowa Public Radio)
Iowa City, Iowa, USA
128K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 256k DSL/Cable & higher
one2/17/2018 - PARSIFAL starts at GMT 1700/EST 12:00NOON

Jefferson Public Radio Classics and News
Ashland, Oregon, USA

128K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 256k DSL/Cable & higher
 When a Met broadcast starts earlier than EDT 1:00PM, Jefferson Public Radio will ALWAYS begin its Met broadcasts at EST 1:00PM.
KAMU-HD1
College Station, Texas, USA

192K Ogg Vorbis
(Use WINAMP) for
256K DSL/Cable & higher

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

64K Ogg Vorbis
(use WINAMP) for 112K Single ISDN & higher

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

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

KBACH
Tempe, Arizona, USA

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

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

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

KBIA HD2
Columbia, Missouri, USA

Pref Stream

256K AAC
(use WINAMP)
for 384k DSL/Cable & higher

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

When a Met broadcast starts earlier than EDT 1:00PM, KBIA HD2 will ALWAYS begin its Met broadcasts at EST 1:00PM.

 

KDAQ
(Red River Radio)
Shreveport, Louisiana, USA


64K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 112 Dual ISDN & higher
  
KDFC
San Francisco, California, USA

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

128K MP3
for 256K DSL/Cable connections and higher
x
KENW
Portales, New Mexico, USA

32K AAC
(use WINAMP) for for 56k & higher
 When a Met broadcast starts earlier than EDT 1:00PM, KENW will ALWAYS begin its Met broadcasts at EST 1:00PM.
KGHI
Westport, Washington, USA
128K MP3
(useWINAMP) for 256K DSL/Cable connections and higher
  

KING-FM
Seattle, Washington, USA

Pref Stream

96K AAC
for 112k Double ISDN & higher

96K MP3
(use WINAMP)
for 56k & higher

NOTE: The first time you use the ABACAST stream you will be prompted to install the ABACAST plug-in; say YES/OK and the plug-in will install itself and the stream will be playing within a couple of minutes (If for some reason the plug-in does not install go to the ABACAST download page and download and install the plug-in there

KQAC
Portland, Oregon, USA

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

 

y

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

 

KUAF
Fayetteville, Arkansas, USA
96K MP3
(use WINAMP) for112k Dual ISDN & higher
 

 

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

Pref Stream

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

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

KWTU
Tulsa, Oklahoma, USA

56K AAC
(use WINAMP) for 112k & higher

  
Metropolitan Opera
New York, New York, USA

Pref Stream

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

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

 

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

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

NEPR
[New England Public Radio]
Amherst Massachusetts, USA
96K MP3
(use WINAMP)

for 256k DSL/Cable & higher
x

??

Radio 91 Classical
(Nashville Public Radio)

Nashville, Tennessee, USA

96K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 12 Dual ISDN & higher
  

VPR CLASSICAL
(Vermont Public Radio)
Vermont, USA

Pref Stream

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

x

WBAA
West Lafayette, Indiana, USA

Pref Stream

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

 
WBJC
Baltimore, Maryland, USA

64K WMP
for 112k Dual ISDN & higher

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

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

zu
WCLV
Cleveland, Ohio, USA

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

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

2/17/2018 - PARSIFAL starts at GMT 1700/EST 12:00NOON

WCNY CLASSICAL
Syracuse, New York, USA

Pref Stream

64K AAC
for 112k Dual ISDN & higher

none

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

with station membership comes unlimited access to higher quality streams

WCPE
Wake Forest, N. Carolina, USA

Pref Stream

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

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

x
WCVE
Richmond, Virginia, USA
64K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 112k Dual USDN & higher
  
WDPR
Dayton, Ohio, USA
128K MP3
for 256k DSL/Cable & higher

xz

z

WFIU-HD1
Bloomington, Indiana, USA

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

x

x

WFMT
Chicago, Illinois, USA

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

64K aacPlus
(use WINAMP) for 112k DSL/Cable & higher

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

2/17/2018 - PARSIFAL starts at GMT 1700/EST 12:00NOON

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
Panama City, Florida, USA

320K AAC
for
384k DSL/Cable & higher

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

AAC stream works only on VLC player
WGCU
Fort Myers, Florida, USA
128K MP3
(use WINAMP)
for 256k & higher
  
WGTD
Kenosha, Wisconsin, USA
96K MP3
(use WINAMP)
for 256k & higher
  
WHRB
Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA
48K aacPLUS
(use WINAMP) for 56k & higher

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

32K MP3 M
(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

WIAA Interlochen
(IPR - Interlochen Public Radio)
Interlochen, Michigan, USA

128K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 256K DSL/Cable & higher
  
WICR-HD2
Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
48K AAC
(use WINAMP) for DSL/Cable & higher

none

All Met Broadcasts on WICR-HD2 start at GMT 1800/EDT 1:00PM

WJMJ
Prospect, Connecticut, USA

64K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 112k Dual ISDN & higher
  
WKAR
East Lansing, Michigan, USA
128K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 256K DSL/Cable & higher
  
WKNO
Cordova, Tennessee, USA

56K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 112k Dual ISDN & higher
  
WMUK
Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA

56K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 256k & higher
  
WNED
Buffalo, NY, USA/Toronto, Ontario, Canada

64K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 112k Dual ISDN & higher
  
WOMR
Provincetown, Massachusetts, USA
128K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 256k DSL/Cable & higher
nonex
WOSU-Classical 101
Columbus, Ohio, USA

128K MP3
for DSL/Cable connections and higher

x

x

 

WPR All Classical
Wisconsin Public Radio
Madison, Wisconsin, USA
96K MP3
(use WINAMP) for DSL/Cable & higher
 All Met Broadcasts on WPR All Classical start at GMT 1800/EST 1:00PM

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

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

z

All Met Broadcasts on WPR NPR News and Classical start at GMT 1800/EST 1:00PM

 

WPSU 1
State College, Pennsylvania, USA

Pref Stream

256 AAC
(use WINAMP)
for
384k DSL/Cable & higher

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

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

WQCS
Ft. Pierce, Florida, USA

32K AAC
for 56K & higher
  
WQED
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
128K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 256k & higher
nonex

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

WRTI Classical
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA

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

z

z

 

WSMR-HD2
Tampa/St. Petersberg, Florida, USA
128K WMP
for 256k & higher & scaled

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

z
WUFT Classic
Gainesville, Florida, USA
32K AAC
For 56k & higher
 A very good stream for users on slow/dial-up connections or with monthly data caps

WUOL
Louisville, Kentucky, USA

160K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 256k DSL/Cable & higher
 

x

WUOT
Knoxville, Tennessee, USA

96K MP3
(use WINAMP)
for 256k & higher & scaled

z

x

WVTF
Roanoke, Virginia, USA
128K AAC
for 256k & higher

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

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

WWNO Classical
New Orleans Public Radio
New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
128K AAC
for 256k DSL/Cable & higher
128K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 256k DSL/Cable & higher
When a Met broadcast starts earlier than EDT 1:00PM, WWNO will ALWAYS begin its Met broadcasts at EST 1:00PM.

 

ADDITIONAL STATIONS CARRYING METROPOLITAN OPERA - February 24, 2018

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 12/2/17
BARTOK RADIO
Budapest, HUNGARY

96K stereo aacPlus
(use WINAMP) for 256k Dual ISDN & higher

96K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 256k 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

BR KLASSIK
Munich, GERMANY

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

 

2/24/2018 - LA BOHEME starts at GMT 1759/EST 12:59PM

CATALUNYA MUSICA
Barcelona, SPAIN

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

 

 

DEUTSCHLANDFUNK KULTUR
Berlin, GERMANY
104K (VBR) stereo Ogg Vorbis
for 256K DSL/Cable connecntions 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 high80er

2/24/2018 - LA BOHEME starts at GMT 1800/EST 1:009PM

DR P2 KLASSISK
Copenhagen, DENMARK

256K aac
for DSL/Cable & higher

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

96K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 128k & higher

2/24/18 - LA BOHEME starts at GMT 1820/EDT 1:20PM

HR2 KULTUR
Frankfurt, GERMANY
128K MP3
(use WINAMP) for 256k DSL/Cable & higher

48K WMP 9 M
for 56K & higher and scaled

2/24/2018 -LA BOHEME starts at GMT 1800/EST 1:00PM

 

NACIONAL CLASICA FM 96.7
Buenos Aires, ARGENTINA

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

x

2/24/2018 -LA BOHEME starts at GMT 1800/EST 1:00PM

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