Arts and Culture

Donald Fagen, Michael McDonald, Boz Scaggs: The Dukes of September

Mon, 06/02/2014 - 9:00pm

In anticipation of Michael McDonald's appearance at this year's Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival, WXXI is please to bring this Great Performances concert

50s and 60s Party Songs

Sun, 06/01/2014 - 8:00pm

1960's cultural phenomenon Chubby Checker hosts this specal PBS My Music series

Backstage Pass with the Finger Lakes Chamber Music Festival

Fri, 06/20/2014 - 1:00pm

WXXI's Julia Figueras welcomes musicians from the Finger Lakes Chamber Music Festival and Artistic Music Director Richard Auldon Clark

State of the Re:Union with Al Letson "Sports!"

Sun, 06/29/2014 - 9:00pm

Explore ways in which sport helps to heal social divisions within a community – or reproduce, or even exacerbate, those divisions.

State of the Re:Union with Al Letson "The Sorting of America"

Sun, 06/22/2014 - 9:00pm

The U.S. has been a country shaped by migration, dating back to the days of the pioneers making their way West. But recently, this country has been seeing a different kind of migration

State of the Re:Union with Al Letson "Salt Lake City, UT: Updating Tradition"

Sun, 06/15/2014 - 9:00pm

Founded by Mormon pioneers, Salt Lake City remains deeply influenced by its religious roots. But it also defies easy categorization.

State of the Re:Union with Al Letson "Fairbanks, AK: Frontier Community"

Sun, 06/08/2014 - 9:00pm

Fairbanks, AK can be a forbidding place. The city sits deep in the Alaska Interior, meaning winters are long and dark, and temperatures often plunge to -50F.

State of the Re:Union with Al Letson "Hawai'i: The Legacy of Sugar"

Sun, 06/01/2014 - 9:00pm

For decades, long before it was a tourist’s paradise, what Hawaii did was grow sugar.

Happy Broadway

Sat, 08/02/2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Unfortunately, we all receive bad news from time-to-time.

The reviews are coming in

Act Three of Howard Hanson's opera Merry Mount opens with the Puritan minister Wrestling Bradford sleeping in the forest.