Sharp Ears with Laurence Tallman

In this series from WXXI, Rochester musicians offer you a guide to listening. As many students and teachers are headed back to school, we turn our attention to the important listening that goes on in classrooms.  The guest is music teacher Laurence Tallman, who says both teachers and students have had a profound impact on him.

Sharp Ears with Terry Fonda Smith

In WXXI’s Sharp Ears series, you’re getting exclusive recommendations from musicians on who is worth your time and attention.  The guest in today's podcast is oboist Terry Fonda Smith.  Terry plays principal oboe in the Penfield Symphony, and teaches oboe at Hochstein and privately.

11 O'clock, Tour de force Broadway Songs

Sat, 08/30/2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Although there are different interpretations of what an 11 o'clock Broadway number is,

September 2014 listings for The New York Philharmonic Orchestra

Sundays at 3:00 p.m.

The New York Philharmonic headed west for its 10th annual residency at the Bravo! Vail Valley Music Festival; three concerts of which it presents this month.

September 2014 listings for The Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra

Tuesdays at 8:00 p.m.

American organist Cameron Carpenter, known for his virtuosity, showmanship, technique and arrangements for the organ, performs the premiere of Terry Riley's organ concerto 'At the Royal Majestic' on the 9/30 broadcast.

September 2014 listings for APM SymphonyCast

Fridays at 8:00 p.m.

Houston Symphony’s Colombian-born and Vienna-trained conductor Andrés Orozco-Estrada leads a performance of Rachmaninoff’s Symphony No. 2, and accomplished and unrivaled violinist Midori will dazzle audiences with Mendelssohn’s virtuosic Violin Concerto on 9/5.  Then SymphonyCast returns us to the BBC Proms to round out the month.

September 2014 programs for Song Travels with Michael Feinstein

Saturdays at 10:00 a.m.

Join host Michael Feinstein as he visits and performs with country star Hunter Hayes, the legendary Neil Sedaka, Gloria Gaynor and pianist Thomas Lauderdale and Pink Martini.

September 2014 program listings for Pipedreams

Sundays at 8:00 p.m.

Host Michael Barone celebrates the restoration of this fine instrument in Portland, Maine in the September 21st program.

September 2014 Listings for From the Top

Sundays at 5:00 p.m.

From the Top broadcasts an encore presentation of the March 2014 performance at Kodak Hall in Eastman Theater.  Tune in to hear some of Rochester's best young musicians performing with Sir James Galway.  Later in the month, the annual "Where Are They Now Show."

Overture...Dim the Lights

Sat, 08/23/2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Does anybody remember musical theatre overtures?