KMFA

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KMFA
City Austin, Texas
Broadcast area Austin-Round Rock metropolitan area
Branding KMFA Classical 89.5
Slogan "On Key, Offbeat"
Frequency 89.5 (MHz)
First air date 1:00pm CST, January 29, 1967
Format Classical
ERP 40,000 watts
HAAT 398 meters (1,306 ft)
Class C1
Facility ID 8685
Callsign meaning Klassical Music For Austin
Owner Capitol Broadcasting Association
Website www.kmfa.org

KMFA FM 89.5 is a non-profit, listener-supported, classical radio station licensed in Austin, Texas. Currently under ownership of Capitol Broadcasting Association, KMFA serves 100,000 listeners. The broadcast schedule consists of playlists announced by local hosts, as well as nationally syndicated broadcasts, including those from the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, the Metropolitan Opera during its season. On the weekends, the NPR program From the Top, showcasing young classical musicians, is heard on KMFA, as well as a program of classical music from the School of Music at the University of Texas-Austin.

KMFA is licensed to broadcast a digital hybrid HD signal.

Hosts[edit]

  • Renee Beale
  • Jeffrey Blair
  • David Crews
  • Mela Dailey
  • Dianne Donovan
  • Sara Hessel Schneider
  • Chris Johnson
  • Judlyn Lilly-Gibson
  • Whit Martin-Witaker
  • Tony Morris
  • Carmel O’Donovan
  • Lauren Rico
  • Brian Satterwhite

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Coordinates: 30°19′23″N 97°48′00″W / 30.323°N 97.800°W / 30.323; -97.800