Arts and Culture

Dutch New York

Mon, 11/16/2009 - 10:00pm

Historian Barry Lewis takes us back in time to rediscover the first European settlers in New York — the Dutch.

How to be a complete band nerd...and totally rock out

The video game Rock Band lets you sing into a microphone that's plugged into your game console.  If you sing the right pitches and the right rhythms, you earn points.  A bored flutist recently made this stunning discovery:

 

1370 Connection: Happy 40th Sesame Street

Tue, 11/10/2009 - 12:00pm

Host Bob Smith talks with the Sesame Street gang today!

The Power of Music, the Power of One

While reading through my emails, I found one slugged "Touching story RE: Andre Watts."  It both broke my heart and reaffirmed all that we can do with music, and with TV.  I was once told that Andre Watts is a great and generous man.  This confirms that beyond all doubt.  Enjoy.

http://www.artsjournal.com/creatived/2009/11/public-concert-private-musi...

 

Words on the Wind

Wed, 11/18/2009 - 10:30pm

Experience the rhythms, wisdom, and spirituality of the Native American people through poetry and original music.

Marilyn Horne's Diamond Anniversary Gala

Sat, 11/21/2009 - 3:30pm

Tune in to celebrate the American mezzo-soprano's long and illustrious career.

1370 Connection: Authors Rebecca Solnit and Rabbi Kushner

Wed, 11/04/2009 - 12:00pm

Bob Smith talks with two award-winning authors that are in Rochester today.

Rochester Institution Celebrates 33-1/3 Anniversary

A quirky Rochester institution, Record Archive, is celebrating its 33-1/3 year anniversary with help from city officials.