Classical

Sharp Ears with Paul Shewan

Rochester’s top musicians guide you to the artists most worth your time in this series.  One of the busiest musicians is Paul Shewan, a Professor at Roberts Wesleyan College where he conducts the Wind Ensemble and the Orchestra.

Backstage Pass with The Amenda Quartet and Friends

Fri, 09/26/2014 - 1:00pm

The Amenda Quartet and Friends will join Julia Figueras for this month's Backstage Pass to perform, share how the quartet was formed, and talk about their upcoming performance at the First Unitarian Church on September 28. The group, who will be joined by guest violist Maria Lambros and cellist Michael Kannen, will perform Beethoven and a movement of the Kodaly.

Live from Temple B'rith Kodesh: A Rosh Hashanah Celebration

Wed, 09/24/2014 - 8:00pm

Tune in for this annual broadcast celebrating the Jewish New Year. 

Sharp Ears with Ward Stare

In our Sharp Ears series, musicians are talking about listening and what excites them.  In this podcast, the new Music Director of the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, Ward Stare, explains to Classical 91.5 morning host Brenda Tremblay why hearing certain pieces of classical music LIVE can be a revelation.

 

 




September 2014 programs for Song Travels with Michael Feinstein

Saturdays at 10:00 a.m.

This September, Michael Feinstein sits down with American icon Neil Sedaka, country star Hunter Hayes, disco legend Gloria Gaynor, and pianist Thomas Lauderdale.

September 2014 listings for APM SymphonyCast

Fridays at 8:00 p.m.

Tune in this September for performances by the Houston Symphony, Orpheus Chamber, Czech Philharmonic and Qatar Philharmonic Orchestras on APM SymphonyCast, Fridays at 8:00 p.m.

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September 2014 programs on The Chicago Symphony

Thursdays at 8:00 p.m.

Tune in for Heimdall’s Trumpet, a showcase of principal trumpet Christopher Martin and the entire trumpet section in this CSO commission by Christopher Rouse on September 11th.  Works by Dvořák, Shostakovich, Mozart and Schubert are also featured this month.

September 2014 listings for The Los Angeles Philharmonic Orchestra

Tuesdays at 8:00 p.m.

September features symphonies by Tchaikovsky, Brahms and Corigliano in addition to piano concertos by Beethoven and Mozart.  John Adams conducts his work, Naïve and Sentimental Music.

September 2014 Program Listings for the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra

Mondays at 8:00PM

September's programs feature encore performances of Bach's Magnificat with the Eastman Chorale and Beethoven's Symphony No. 9 with the Rochester Oratorio Society.  Other composers include Stravinsky, Mozart and Lili Boulanger.  Join us on Mondays at 8pm.