The holidays can feel like one giant To Do List, so I'm truly grateful for the calm beauty of music first thing in the morning, aren't you?
Santa’s helpers have been busy creating gifts for all the musicians on your list. For the little violinist, Barbie now comes ready to play her favorite Paganini Caprice.
I was totally inspired to meet and talk with Rochester home health aide Hope Dukie. She’s developed a unique personal ministry among the sickest and neediest among us. Click the sound file below ("hopefeature.mp3") to hear her talk and sing. (Our complete conversation will be available as a podcast soon at wxxi.org.)
Cordancia will be playing John Tavener's "The Protecting Veil", Copland's "Appalachian Spring", and "Autumn Music" by Jennifer Higdon on their concert Friday in Pittsford. Listen here for a brief feature about the music with Cordancia's artistic directors Pia Liptak and Kathleen Surer.
If you come to the High Falls district this Sunday at 3pm, you’ll experience music and nature in a new way, in John Luther Adams’s Inuksuit.