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About Diana

Diana Ross is not the famous Supremes singer, but she does have big hair. Working in both Membership and Operations departments, she does a little bit of everything, including administering this website. You can contact her at dross@bccc.edu.

Sep. 09 2022

Buy back a day from the Fall Pledge Drive!

By Diana Ross | Posted in Membership, WBJC News | Comments Off on Buy back a day from the Fall Pledge Drive!

It’s that time of year again… WBJC is preparing for our Fall Pledge Drive, October 12th through 15th. Yep, that’s 4 days of talk that we’d rather avoid, but it is how we make the rent.   Thankfully YOU have the power to shorten this drive! For every $60k we make, we will shorten the […]

Sep. 06 2022

WBJC Operafest 2022 Schedule (9/17/22-12/03/22)

By Diana Ross | Posted in Met Opera, Operafest | Comments Off on WBJC Operafest 2022 Schedule (9/17/22-12/03/22)

National Centre for the Performing Arts (China) – Part 1 SEPTEMBER 17  Les pêcheurs de perles / Bizet SEPTEMBER 24  Rusalka / Dvořák OCTOBER 1  The Merry Widow / Lehár OCTOBER 8  A Village Teacher / HAO Weiya   Opera Festival Chicago OCTOBER 15 Il corsaro / Verdi OCTOBER 22  L’inganno felice / Rossini   […]

Jun. 03 2022

WBJC Operafest 2022 Schedule 6/18/22-9/10/22

By Diana Ross | Posted in Met Opera, Operafest | Comments Off on WBJC Operafest 2022 Schedule 6/18/22-9/10/22

Don’t fret! The Met season might be done, but WBJC stays committed to bringing you great opera performances year-round, Saturdays at 1pm (unless otherwise noted). Santa Fe Opera JUNE 18 -The (R)evolution of Steve Jobs / Bates Opéra de Paris (France) JUNE 25 – The Marriage of Figaro / Mozart Salzburg Festival (Austria) JULY 2 […]

May. 23 2022

Spring Drive wrap-up

By Diana Ross | Posted in Membership, WBJC News | Comments Off on Spring Drive wrap-up

I know it must seem silly to read and hear us saying over and over how amazed, how humbled and how grateful we all are for our outstanding supporters. But really, WE ARE! Once again, all of you who stepped up and supported this wonderful format just leave us in awe! The numbers: pre-drive “buyback” […]

May. 19 2022

Spring Pledge Drive!

By Diana Ross | Posted in Membership, WBJC News | Comments Off on Spring Pledge Drive!

      Thanks to everyone who pledged before the drive to “buy Back” TWO days from what was to be a 4-day drive! More music and less talk makes EVERYONE happier. We now have a goal of just $75,000 and only 30 hours to make that goal. We can do it!!

Apr. 05 2022

Spring Buyback! TWO DAYS RECLAIMED!!!

By Diana Ross | Posted in Membership, WBJC News | Comments Off on Spring Buyback! TWO DAYS RECLAIMED!!!

5/10/22 UPDATE UPDATE – This is truly AMAZING!! With just about a week to go, YOU reclaimed TWO days from the four day Spring Drive! The drive will begin on Thursday 5/19 at 6am and end promptly at 9pm on Friday 5/20.   We are so very grateful to each and every one of you who […]

Mar. 17 2022

New streaming URL!

By Diana Ross | Posted in WBJC News | Comments Off on New streaming URL!

https://ice64.securenetsystems.net/WBJC If you use an internet radio, or device that requires you input the direct URL for WBJC’s stream, please use the above address string. Devices served by TuneIn (Alexa, Google Home, etc.) should automatically be updated to the new stream.   If you have any troubles, please try refreshing your device or browser, then […]

Mar. 01 2022

Winter Pledge Drive wrap-up!

By Diana Ross | Posted in Membership, WBJC News | Comments Off on Winter Pledge Drive wrap-up!

WOW! That’s really all I can say about the outstanding response to this extremely short pledge drive… WOW! YOU ended the drive 11 hours early and returned us to music. We said we’d stop the drive as soon as we reached the goal, and YOU made it happen. Give yourselves a standing ovation!! We set […]

Feb. 24 2022

WINTER PLEDGE DRIVE TIME!

By Diana Ross | Posted in Membership, WBJC News | Comments Off on WINTER PLEDGE DRIVE TIME!

It’s that time of year folks… Winter Pledge Drive! We have to get down to the business of raising the money we need to support station operations. We have a goal of $100,000 and three whole days to make that amount. Our promise to you is that we will end the drive as soon as […]

Nov. 22 2021

2021-2022 Metropolitan Opera Schedule

By Diana Ross | Posted in Met Opera, Operafest | Comments Off on 2021-2022 Metropolitan Opera Schedule

All broadcasts at 1 PM Eastern Time except as noted December 4, 2021 Aucoin’s Eurydice – Network Broadcast- Premiere Yannick Nézet-Séguin; Erin Morley (Eurydice), Joshua Hopkins (Orpheus), Jakub Józef Orliński (Orpheus’s Double), Nathan Berg (Father), Barry Banks (Hades) December 11 Puccini’s Tosca Yannick Nézet-Séguin; Sondra Radvanovsky (Tosca), Brian Jagde (Cavaradossi), Evgeny Nikitin (Scarpia), Patrick Carfizzi (Sacristan) December 18 Mozart’s The […]

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