Music

You Missed a Spot!

Every day for 5 hours at WXXI, I play CDs.  On an average weekday, I play 22 pieces of recorded music.  A rough estimate suggests that 97% of the recordings I play are produced in a studio, with the remaining 3% are recorded live in concert.

Backstage Pass with Eastman School of Music Professor, James VanDemark on 91.5 FM

Thu, 02/25/2010 - 1:00pm

Tune in for Backstage Pass with Eastman School of Music Professor, James VanDemark.

Chris Botti in Boston on WXXI-TV

Wed, 03/10/2010 - 10:00pm

Chris Botti in Boston, Part 2 features the acclaimed trumpeter performing with a once-in-a-lifetime lineup of some of today’s most popular music artists, including Sting, Steven Tyler, Josh Groban and Yo-Yo Ma.

Independent Lens presents Young@Heart

Fri, 12/31/2010 - 7:00pm

Get inspired for 2011 by the exceptional members of the Young@Heart Chorus!

Pat Boone: Love Letters in the Sands of Time on WXXI-TV

Mon, 03/08/2010 - 8:00pm

During the 1950s, one performer challenged Elvis Presley in chart-topping hits — Pat Boone.

First Ladies of Music on Classical 91.5

Wed, 03/03/2010 - 9:00pm

Celebrate Women's History Month with this month-long series highlighting female musicians' contributions both as performers and composers.

Let 'em dance!

Chilean conductor Felipe Hidalgo is coming to Rochester to bring the Gospel of Fun to our young classical musicians. 

Felipe Hidalgo stops by Classical 91.5 studios

Mon, 02/22/2010 - 1:00pm

The Chilean conductor talks with mid-day host Julia Figueras about why he's in Rochester and what he's been working on.

Classical 91.5 Morning Show: From the desert to the water

Wed, 02/03/2010 - 6:00am

Morning host Brenda Tremblay takes you on a musical journey through the desert then leads you to water.

Deutsche Welle Festival: Dresden Music Festival

Mon, 02/01/2010 - 8:00pm

Soloist Dawn Upshaw performs with The Knights Orchestra in this Deutsche Welle Festival broadcast.