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Great Performances at the Met: Don Carlo on WXXI-TV/HD

Sun, 04/03/2011 - 12:00pm

The Metropolitan Opera’s much-admired new production of Verdi’s Don Carlo, conducted by Yannick Nézet-Séguin and directed by Nicholas Hytner, airs Sunday, April 3 at 12 noon on WXXI-TV/HD. The Met’s production of Verdi’s grand opera, in which love, war, politics, and religion intertwine against the backdro

WXXI Poetry Moments 2011

Aired on Classical 91.5 in 2011

A partnership with BOA Editions, celebrating 35 years of independent publishing

Backstage Pass with the Singing Swensen Family

Mon, 03/28/2011 - 1:00pm

Tenor Robert Swensen, mezzo-soprano Kathryn Cowdrick, and tenor Matthew Swensen  join host Julia Figueras for a special edition of Backstage Pass.

Take my fife . . . please.

 

 

I’m collecting music jokes for April Fool’s Day. If you have a good one, please post here or send to btremblayatwxxi.org. Or call 258-0371. Thank you!

 

Live From Hochstein: Gibbs & Main

Wed, 03/23/2011 - 12:10pm

Gibbs & Main kicks off the 2011 season, and presents the world premier of Classical 91.5's Chris Van Hof's Caravan Tone Poem.

Apollo's Fire Holy Week Special

Sun, 04/24/2011 - 1:00pm

WXXI is proud to present Apollo's Fire.

America’s Music Festivals

Wed, 04/20/2011 - 8:00pm

Tune in for music from all across the country live from America's Music Festivals.

The Witches of Lublin

Thu, 04/05/2012 - 1:00pm

The Witches of Lublin is based on true and little known history of klezmer musicians in Eastern Europe.

No Song Is Safe from Us!

Spring 2011

A new 13-segment radio series, produced by Chicago's WFMT Network, hosted by Frederica von Stade.