Music

Patti Smith: Dream of Life

Sat, 03/17/2012 - 10:00pm

Legendary rocker, Patti Smith, shares memories and insights into her remarkable career spanning nearly four decades.

Looking for a new carol

The order forms offering music for the year-end festivities begin crossing my desk in September.  All lovely, pretty stuff.  All pretty much the same as last year.  And then we have a banner year, and newly minted magic fills the airwaves.  So here's a short list of holiday CD's I found this year--some with a new take on old pieces, and some with something entirely new. 

Jello never looked so good to Leonard Slatkin

Click here to read conductor Leonard Slatkin's description of his heart attack and recovery process: http://leonardslatkin.com/.

 

Live From Hochstein: A Cup of Good Cheer

Wed, 12/08/2010 - 12:10pm

This annual celebration of the season features Madrigalia, under the direction of Lee Wright.

Tuesday morning on Classical 91.5 with Brenda Tremblay

Tue, 12/08/2009 - 6:00am

Tune in to hear an inspiring performance of Bach from violinist Andrew Manze.

Leonard Cohen Live from London on WXXI-TV

Sat, 12/04/2010 - 10:00pm

See the concert that earned Cohen more than 80 five-star reviews.

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Live

Mon, 12/07/2009 - 8:00pm

Bruce Springsteen and Mick Jagger performing at the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction ceremony.

RPO Holiday Pops 2011

Sun, 12/02/2012 - 12:00pm
December 2nd at noon and December 25th at 10 AM

Join Conductor Jeff Tyzik in this Rochester tradition.

Ed Sullivan's Rock and Roll Classics -- The Sixties on WXXI-TV

Thu, 03/18/2010 - 9:00pm

From the Beatles to the Doors, The Ed Sullivan Show served up an unparalleled roster of timeless artists.

Pavarotti: Salute Petra

Mon, 11/30/2009 - 10:00pm

A magical night of classical music starring some the world's most talented musicians.