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Welcome to Classical 90.5 WSMC

Chattanooga Public RadioSM Classical 90.5 is a non-commercial, listener supported, public radio station that has served the Tennessee Valley with classical music and local cultural information since 1961. A licensee of Southern Adventist University, WSMC provides students with broadcasting and production experience as part of their education.




Your source for the very best in classical music programming. Tune in for Lunchtime Requests, Midday Classics, Stretto, Classical 24, and many other programs.

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Lunchtime Requests

What would you like to hear on WSMC? Submit your request and tune in

12:00 pm - 1:00 p.m. Monday-Friday for Lunchtime Request.


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