Klara (radio station)

Klara is a Belgian radio station operated by the Flemish public broadcaster Vlaamse Radio- en Televisieomroep (VRT), and dedicated mostly to classical music but sometimes also jazz and world music.[1]

Klara
CityBrussels
Broadcast areaBelgium
(Brussels, Flanders)
SloganBlijf verwonderd
(Stay surprised)
FrequencyFM:
89.5 Brussels and Flemish Brabant
89.9 Limburg
90.4 East and West Flanders
92.0 Antwerp City
96.4 Antwerp
First air date2 December 2000 (2000-12-02)
FormatClassical music
Jazz
Language(s)Dutch
OwnerVRT
Websiteklara.be

The name stands for Klassieke Radio which means Classical Radio.[2]

Logos and identities

1961-2000

2000-2008

2008-present

History

Klara was launched on 2 December 2000 as successor to VRT Radio 3. The change of name marked the introduction of a new programming style aimed at broadening the appeal of VRT's classical-music channel.[3]

See also

References

  1. "About the Klara brand". VRT.be. Retrieved 15 June 2013.
  2. "Radio 3 wordt Klara". VRT (in Dutch). Retrieved 15 June 2013. ... maar vooral de afkorting van 'klassieke radio'.
  3. "Radio 3 wordt Klara". VRT (in Dutch). Retrieved 15 June 2013.


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