Music from the Heartland on WCBU 89.9

Wednesdays at 8:00 p.m. on Classical WCBU2, and Sundays at 7:00 p.m. on WCBU

Music from the Heartland is a weekly, local concert series on WCBU featuring performances from local orchestras, choirs and chamber ensembles. Featured performers include the Peoria Symphony Orchestra, the Heartland Festival Orchestra, Knox-Galesburg Symphony, Nova Singers, St. Martin Chamber Players and area choirs.

Music from the Heartland airs Wednesday night at 8:00 on Classical WCBU2, and Sunday night at 7:00 on WCBU.

Current broadcast schedule:

(This schedule is subject to change on short notice)

7/5          Prairie Wind Ensemble (5/14)

7/12        Heartland Festival Orch. (5/20)

7/19        Peoria Symphony (6/3)

7/26        BU Community Chorus (11/20/16)


8/2          Peoria Symphony (10/22/16)

8/9          Heartland Festival Orch. (10/15/16)

8/16        Knox-Galesburg Symphony (2/25)

8/23        Nova Singers (4/22)

8/30        Prairie Wind Ensemble (10/14/16)


9/6          Peoria Symphony (11/19/16)

9/13        Heartland Festival Orch. (1/7)

9/20        Knox-Galesburg Symphony (4/29)

9/27        Prairie Wind Ensemble (3/19)



 Production and broadcast of Music from the Heartland is supported by a grant from the Illinois Arts Council.