Classical

Mornings on Classical 91.5 September 19 - 23

Join Brenda Tremblay for music and arts news. The Composers Datebook airs at 7:20 and the Writer’s Almanac at 8:20. Features air around 8:35.

This week's highlights...

Five Broadway Musicals Coming to Rochester Featured on Stage Notes

Sat, 09/17/2011 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Million Dollar Quartet, Billy Elliot, Shrek the Musical, Jersey Boys, and South Pacific.  Presented by the Rochester Broadway Theatre League and Albert Nocciolino, these five musicals are coming to Rochester as part of RBTL’s 2011-'12 season. Join host Robert Hammond and his guest, three-time Tony Award winner, Albert Nocciolino, for this week’s Stage Notes

Mornings September 12th - 16th

Join Brenda Tremblay for bird song, a little news, and music from six to ten

This week's highlights...

Off Broadway Takes Center Stage

Sat, 09/10/2011 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Many Broadway musicals started in a theatre off Broadway, including Sunday in the Park with George, RENT, and Godspell.  It is magnificent theatre created year-round, all over Manhattan.  From Pulitzer Prize-winning dramas to fun family fare, from laugh-till-you-cry comedies to foot-stomping extravaganzas, there’s something for everyone Off-Broadway.

Mornings on Classical 91.5 September 5th - 9th

Join Brenda Tremblay for bird song, a little news, and music from six to ten

Monday, September 5

Start Labor Day with pieces by J.S. Bach, John Cage, and Amy Beach

Writer’s Almanac: Why Labor Day started & what it’s become

 

 

Tuesday, September 6

Music by Debussy, Paganini, and Beethoven

Composers Datebook: A "well-Krafted" concerto?

LIVE FROM LINCOLN CENTER: New York Philharmonic Opening Night with Deborah Voigt on WXXI-TV

Wed, 09/21/2011 - 8:00pm

Soprano Deborah Voigt joins Alan Gilbert and the New York Philharmonic in works by Barber, Wagner and Richard Strauss.

Broadway Flop-dom

Sat, 09/03/2011 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

New York’s Theatre District sparkles with bright lights and dazzling signage celebrating Broadway’s biggest blockbusters. But lurking in the shadows of all those hot ticket hits are the ghosts of shows who, over the years, have fallen victim to the harsh fatality of Broadway flop-dom.  And, who’s to say what makes a flop so floppy? Is it lousy timing? Lousy subject matter? Or just straight up lousy material?

CUBA MÍA: Portrait of an All-Woman Orchestra

Fri, 10/04/2013 - 6:00pm

In one of the world’s most beautiful churches, this all-women orchestra plays a unique blend of classical music, created by famous Cuban and Latin American composers.

Barbra Streisand – One Night Only at the Village Vanguard

Sun, 11/11/2012 - 3:00pm

WXXI is proud (and thrilled) to present the legendary Barbra Streisand.