April 2012 listings for the New York Philharmonic

Sundays at 3:00 p.m.

The New York Philharmonic concludes its Beethoven Experience in April, plus much, much more!

The Metropolitan Opera wraps up its season on May 5th

Saturdays at 1:00 p.m. (end times vary)

The Met wraps up its season on May 5th at 1:00 p.m.  Tune in on May 12th for the first of eight operas from the Lyric Opera of Chicago.

The Metropolitan Opera in April 2012

Saturdays at 1:00 p.m. (end times vary)

Please note the special start times this month.  1:00 p.m. April 7 & 14; 12:00 p.m. April 21 & 28 to accommodate the Wagnerian operas.

April program listings for APM SymphonyCast

Fridays at 8:00 p.m.

We start the month of April with a presentation of Handel's Resurrection as performed by Concentus Musicus.

April program listings for Pipedreams

Sundays at 8:00 p.m.

Pipedreams welcomes Spring in April.

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Working its Way Back to Rochester, Jersey Boys

Sat, 03/31/2012 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Jersey Boys is working its way back to Rochester April 3-29th.  Join host Robert Hammond as he welcomes Brad Weinstock, who’s in the role of Frankie Valli, to Stage Notes

Mornings on Classical 91.5, March 26 - 30

Weekdays from 6:00 to 10:00 a.m.

Brenda Tremblay offers classical music, arts news, and a daily mystery quiz.

WXXI's Brenda Tremblay hosts Classical Idol

Sat, 03/31/2012 - 7:30pm

Join her for the final round of the Rochester Oratorio Society’s Classical Idol at the Hochstein Performance Hall.