On This Day In History WDAV Classical Public Radio Aired its First Broadcast

December 1, 2019

WDAV-FM aired its first broadcast on December 1, 1978. From its humble beginnings as a low-power station run by Davidson College students, WDAV has grown to become one of nation’s top classical radio stations. Approximately 110,000 regional listeners tune in each week and 37,000 listen through the station’s streaming service.