Classical

Jukebox Broadway

Sat, 09/20/2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

A musical that uses preexisting songs to further the plot rather than ones written specifically for a show is a jukebox musical, and it is not something new to musical theatre.

Sharp Ears with Sylvie Beaudette

In WXXI Sharp Ears series, Rochester musicians are sharing  recordings they think we’ll like and talking about special things they listen for.  I learned a great deal from Sylvie Beaudette, an Assistant Professor of Chamber Music and accompanying at the Eastman School of Music. I know that you will enjoy hearing from her, too.

Live from Hochstein: A Cup of Good Cheer, with Madrigalia

Wed, 12/10/2014 - 12:10pm - 12:50pm

Celebrate the holidays in style, with beautiful choral music sung by Madrigalia, led by Cary Ratcliffe.

Live from Hochstein: Holiday Horns with the Eastman Horn Choir

Wed, 12/03/2014 - 12:10pm - 11:00pm

Festive musical fun with horn players from the Eastman School of Music, led by Peter Kurau.

Live from Hochstein: Richard Strauss, 150th Birthday Tribute

Wed, 11/19/2014 - 12:10pm - 11:00pm

Violinist Tigran Vardanyan and pianist Doleen Hood play lyrical music by Richard Strauss, including his sonata for violin and piano.

Live from Hochstein: Ithaca Flute Duo

Wed, 11/12/2014 - 12:10pm - 12:50pm

The Ithaca Flute Duo plays music written and arranged by female flutists: Jeanne Baxtresser, Jasmine Choi, Elizabeth Shuhan, Katherine Hoover, and Nicole Chamberlain.

Live from Hochstein: Postcards with the Telos Trio

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 12:10pm - 12:50pm

Take a whirlwind international musical journey this week, in music for flute, clarinet, and piano, by Higdon, Debussy, Draganski, and Brahms.

Sharp Ears with Christine Goerke

In this series from WXXI, musicians offer access to their inner lives as listeners.  Enjoy a short conversation with leading dramatic soprano Christine Goerke, who earned high praise for her starring role in the opera Ariadne  in Naxos this summer at the Glimmerglass Festival in Cooperstown. 


Live from Hochstein: The Neave Trio

Wed, 10/22/2014 - 12:10pm - 11:00pm

The Neave Trio brings a program of lively chamber music by Haydn, Schubert, Shostakovich, & Piazzolla to Live from Hochstein. The San Diego-based ensemble includes an Eastman alum, pianist Toni James.