Let’s compile a list of free resources so we can easily listen to Lutheran music for pleasure! (Other products focus on hymn studies, worship, etc. Let’s have this one be for the simple, cathartic joy of solid, beautiful music! Though I guess we can throw in a little talk radio at the bottom. :))
- Lutheran Public Radio!
- KFUO Radio
- Pandora has a “National Lutheran Choir Radio” channel
- I think Spotify has a 1517 Music playlist.
- You can also ask Alexa to play music by Concordia Publishing House and voila!
- KFUO 850 AM
- KAGR-LP, Arapahoe, NE 92.1 FM
- KNGN LCMS independently owned
- KNNA-LP: Lutheran radio in Lincoln, NE, online here
- KRRC-LP , Rogue River, OR 94.3FM
- YouTube has useful platforms including The Lutheran Songbird Project – YouTube(LOTS of hymns here, organized by church year), LutheranWarbler – YouTube, (also organized by category) and even Concordia Publishing House.
- YouTube has helpful playlists, including “Favorite Lutheran Hymns,” “Lutheran Hymns” and
“Lutheran Hymns,” etc. (There are several “Lutheran Hymns” playlists!). There are even
“Historic Lutheran Hymns,” and “LCMS Lutheran Hymns.” Plus, there is “Lutheran Liturgy
and Liturgical Hymns” and “LCMS Hymns & Liturgy.”
Organizations, Individuals & Shops
- Concordia Publishing House, including those from the two LCMS seminaries
- Kloria Publishing has some beautiful piano albums!
- David’s Harp
- Also, the Hymnal Project from the Michigan District of the LCMS (with partners)
Lutheran Talk Radio
If you’re interested in talk radio, Lutherans have great talk radio options: