Programs A-Z

Rick Knox presents 2 hours of mainstream jazz every Thursday night.

As part of the celebration of the 100th year birthday of the University of Texas at El Paso, Dr. Keith Pannell will take a look at 100 individuals on the UTEP campus who represent a broad selection of the top research faculty members.  

The only live music and variety show aired nationwide today, A Prairie Home Companion is now in its 37th season of production.  Produced live every week, A Prairie Home Companion features comedy sketches, music, and Garrison...

Welcome to ACT Radio -- Animal Concerns of Texas, with co-hosts Greg Lawson, Elizabeth Walsh, and Tom Linney. Every second and fourth Sunday evening at 7:30, we offer a unique program that focuses on animals, and related issues such as...

Since its debut in 1971, this afternoon radio newsmagazine has delivered in-depth reporting and transformed the way listeners understand current events and view the world. Heard by almost 13 million* people on nearly 700 radio stations each...

Audiosyncracy is an innovative, one-hour program of unusual music, hosted each Sunday by Jamey Osborne. The show features new music from artists in the contemporary acoustic domain, though pegging the music into a specific term is difficult....

For more than two decades, Tom and Ray Magliozzi (aka Click and Clack the Tappet Brothers) have been America's funniest auto mechanics. By making millions of listeners laugh, they have become the defining voices of public radio weekends.

The Best of Gospel has been on the air for over thirty years. Bettie Robinson has been the original host for the show and continues to broadcast four hours of non-stop Black Gospel Music each Sunday morning. Bettie plays the latest in...

Hailed as the number one US Orchestra in the world by the venerable British publication Gramophone, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra presents concerts recorded at Symphony Center in Chicago.

Hosted by Lisa Simeone, this weekly...

Classical Guitar Alive! is a unique program that celebrates the classical repertory of the world's most-played musical instrument in a wide variety of musical settings, from solo guitar, to guitar with orchestra, to almost every...

El Paso Prime Time focuses on the diverse lifestyles, interests, and concerns of senior living.

KTEP is proud to present the 2013-2014 season of the El Paso Symphony Orchestra under the direction of new Music Director Bohuslav Rattay.

Czech conductor Bohuslav Rattay is a busy ambassador for classical music, working with...

KTEP is proud to present the 2013-2014 season of the El Paso Wind Symphony under the direction of Dr. Ron Hufstader.

The El Paso Wind Symphony is a concert band organized by Dr. Ron Hufstader and a small group of El Paso area band...

Focus on Campus devotes time to recognize the latest and greatest on the UTEP campus. Louie Saenz, gives the lowdown on shining athletes, faculty and students. The show also includes information on ongoing research and university...

Folk Fury is a three hour program that incorporates various types of music. Folk music has a history of being passed down from one generation to the next. For centuries folk music has brought cultures together. With Host Dan Alloway and...

Fresh Air opens the window on contemporary arts and issues with guests from worlds as diverse as literature and economics. Terry Gross hosts this multi-award-winning daily interview and features program. The veteran public radio...

Friday Night Blues features the best blues from yesterday & today. The program is hosted by Norma Martinez. Since 1995, Norma has been playing everything from old scratchy recordings of the early 20th century, to the latest in blues...

From the Top with host Christopher O'Riley is a weekly radio series that showcases the nation's most outstanding young classical musicians.

Each program presents pre-collegiate musicians whose stunning individual performances...

Gardening in the El Paso Southwest has always been a challenge. Enthusiasts have to contend with a variety of problems: scarce annual rainfall, less than ideal soil composition, and extreme temperatures among others. But southwestern gardening...

Multi award-winning Latino USA, the radio journal of news and culture, is the only nationally distributed English-language radio program produced from a Latino perspective. It combines high-quality news, cultural and public affairs...

Hosted by Steve Curwood, the award-winning environmental news program Living on Earth delves into the leading issues affecting the world we inhabit. As the population continues to rise and the management of the earth's resources...

Marketplace Weekend™ gives the week's business and economic news a human voice. Host Lizzie O'Leary guides listeners through the most fascinating economic stories of the week, exploring what happened, why it matters, who it affects and...

Each afternoon, Peter Van De Graaff brings you three hours of the best Classical music available. The program features everything from chamber music, to symphonic, and vocal.

As a professional singer, Peter has performed with opera...

In honor of the UTEP Centennial Celebration, KTEP presents Miner Minutes.  Each weekday at 8:59am and 12:30pm, Norma Martinez and Louie Saenz will take a look back at the history of the University of Texas at El Paso.  UTEP's...

The best in mainstream jazz from the classic era to today's artists.

Waking up is hard to do, but it's easier with NPR's Morning Edition. Hosts Renée Montagne and Steve Inskeep bring the day's stories and news to radio listeners on the go. Steve and Renee interview newsmakers from politicians, to...

Each weekday, Morning Jazz brings you the best jazz from past to present. Host Dennis Woo, an avid jazz fan, has been the host for over three years. The show itself has been on the air for about twenty years now. Dennis plays mainstream...

Hearts of Space is a finely crafted, uninterrupted hour for relaxation and reflective listening, weaving quiet contemporary electronics, classical adagios, soft jazz, meditations from many world traditions, and the best of the new age...

New Dimensions is an independent, weekly program dedicated to presenting a diversity of views from many traditions and cultures, and strives to impart practical knowledge and perennial wisdom.

New Dimensions fosters the...

The New York Philharmonic is by far the oldest symphony orchestra in the United States, and one of the oldest in the world. Founded in 1842 by a group of local musicians led by Americanborn Ureli Corelli Hill, the Philharmonic...

On Film has aired weekly on KTEP since 1993 and covers contemporary and classic films, filmmaking, film industry developments and the talents of local filmmakers through insightful interviews, reviews and commentary.

Join Bob Parlocha during the overnight hours for the best in Mainstream jazz - from today's current artists to the legends of the past.

Performance Today features classical music in concert from American Public Media studios and sites across the nation and around the world, as well as classical music news, interviews and features.

Perspectives is a weekly program that targets issues that concern the local community. Since 1990, host Louie Saenz has been giving you an understanding of what’s going on in El Paso. The show covers local political issues, health news...

Pipedreams, hosted by Michael Barone, spotlights extraordinary instruments and performers in stirring works that display the variety and wonder of the pipe organ. The program has been a classical music staple on public radio for more...

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra proudly brings one of the nation's top-ranking orchestras to classical music lovers nationwide. Host Jim Cunningham and the PSO captivate audiences with works from the standard repertoire as well as by new...

Riverwalk Jazz presents a season of captivating shows that tell the story of jazz in America. The Jim Cullum Jazz Band's music covers the genre's early years — from turn-of-the-century blues and cakewalks, to the small swing ensembles...

The weekly broadcast of the San Francisco Symphony Orchestra.

Science Studio is a fascinating 30-minute look into the ever progressing world of science. For nearly fifteen years, the show has taken in depth looks into all aspects of scientific researches and discoveries. Hosts Dr. Keith Pannell and...

Snap Judgment tells intriguing stories about extraordinary and defining events in people’s lives. The program’s raw, intimate, and musical brand of storytelling dares listeners to see a sliver of the world through another's eye.

American RadioWorks (ARW) is the highly acclaimed documentary unit of American Public Media. Its hour-long specials provide in-depth reporting on education and opportunity. Please see the left column for a list of current documentaries...

State of the Arts is a weekly 30-minute program focusing on the arts community of El Paso. Hosted by dedicated art enthusiast Marina Monsisvais, State of the Arts provides listeners with a behind-the-scenes glimpse of how creativity is...

Each week, SymphonyCast features a full-length concert by a major symphony. Material is drawn from Europe's premier symphony orchestras, along with U.S. orchestras such as the Los Angeles Philharmonic, the Philadelphia Orchestra and...

Built around the innovative personal vision of host Ira Glass, This American Life, quite literally, pioneered a new kind of radio storytelling. The weekly program explores a theme — fiascos, conventions, the job that takes over your...

Two hours of the best mainstream jazz, from the past up to the newest releases.

For a wacky and whip-smart approach to the week's news and newsmakers, listen no further than Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me!, the oddly informative news quiz from NPR.

During each fast-paced, irreverent show, host Peter Sagal leads...

The best in mainstream jazz from the classic era to today's artists.

Since its debut in 1971, this afternoon radio newsmagazine has delivered in-depth reporting and transformed the way listeners understand current events and view the world.

Heard by almost 13 million* people on nearly 700 radio stations...

Weekend Edition Sunday combines the news with colorful arts and human-interest features, appealing to the curious and eclectic. Conceived as a cross between a Sunday newspaper and CBS' Sunday Morning with Charles Kuralt, Weekend...

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