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March 2015 Listings for From the Top

Sundays at 5:00 p.m.

Journey across the U.S.A this month on From the Top. You will hear music played by gifted young musicians from Maine, North Carolina, California, and more!

Broadway in Love Part Three

Sat, 02/21/2015 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

In celebration of Valentine's Day, host Robert Hammond has assembled some of your favorite Broadway

March 2015 listings for The New York Philharmonic Orchestra

Sundays at 3:00 p.m.

The New York Philharmonic performs a large variety of muisc this month ranging from Mozart to living composer Christopher Rouse. The month will end with a performance of Verdi's massive Messa de Requiem. 

Behind the scenes at the Met

You would think walking into the Metropolitan Opera House would be a serene experience.  But not this past weekend.  A double bill of Tchaikovsky’s “Iolanta” and Bartok’s “Bluebeard’s Castle” had been already canceled because of a blizzard warning.

GREAT PERFORMANCES AT THE MET: Carmen

Sun, 02/22/2015 - 1:00pm

Richard Eyre’s mesmerizing production of Bizet’s steamy melodrama returns with mezzo-soprano Anita Rachvelishvili singing her signature role

Happy Vaentine's Day! Broadway in Love Part Two

Sat, 02/14/2015 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

In celebration of Valentine's Day, host Robert Hammond

Broadway in Love Part One

Sat, 02/07/2015 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

In celebration of Valentine's Day, host Robert Hammond

The tale of a poetic viola concerto

By Bridget Kinneary


Der Schwanendreher
is one of three major concertos in the traditional viola repertoire. It stands alongside William Walton and Bela Bartok’s concertos. This masterpiece will be performed on February 6th at 8:00 pm at Kodak Hall at the Eastman School of Music by winner of the 2014-15 Eastman Viola Concerto Competition, Sergio Muñoz. Sergio is currently in his first year of his Masters Degree at Eastman, where is also enrolled in the Arts Leadership Program. He studies viola with professor Carol Rodland. Learn more about Sergio on our Musicians of Rochester page.

With Heart and Voice ® Program 1513

Sun, 03/29/2015 - 12:01am - 11:59pm

Palm/Passion Sunday

Beginning with music to mark Jesus’ triumphal entry into Jerusalem, followed by the Passion that unfolds, join Peter DuBois for some of the most powerful music of the church year.

With Heart and Voice ® Program 1512

Sun, 03/22/2015 - 12:01am - 11:59pm

Bach at 330!

March 21 marks the 330th birthday of Johann Sebastian Bach.  We’ll take a brief break from Lent to celebrate with lots of wonderful choral and organ music, and trace some transcriptions that Bach himself made from genre to genre.  Join Peter DuBois for the musical party!