“Lyric Opera Live Broadcasts” and “Music in Chicago”
To WFMT in Chicago, a Peabody Award for the laudable effort to provide listeners with truly memorable experiences in the world of music through its exceptionally well-done Music in Chicago series. Special note is taken of the efforts of WFMT in providing unique experiences in music through the fine program utilizing electronic music. WFMT is also cited for the success of its first-time opening-night coverage of the Lyric Opera of Chicago performances throughout the entire three-month series. For these outstanding contributions to the musical enjoyment of its listeners, a George Foster Peabody Award to WFMT, Chicago.