Tune in or stop by for the Live from Hochstein season finale, featuring selected works performed by outstanding Hochstein students: violinist Vincent Kurtz, flutist Yifan Kong, and clarinetist Jackson Willis.
WXXI and Hochstein School of Music and Dance present the Hochstein Merit Scholarship Winners in Recital on Wednesday May 15th at 12:10 p.m. on Classical 91.5, 90.3, and streaming online at wxxi.org.
This lunchtime concert concludes the Spring season on Live from Hochstein with a special performance by Hochstein Merit Scholarship winners.
The Merit Scholarship awards are given to students who demonstrate musicianship and achievement in their instrument and display excellence in performance and artistic accomplishment.
Vincent Kurtz is senior at Brighton High School and is violin student of Pia Liptak. Yifan Kong is junior at Webster Schroeder High School who studies flute with Diane Smith. Jackson Willis, clarinet student of Debbie Grohman, is a senior at Irondequoit High School.
Hosted by Classical 91.5's Mona Seghatoleslami, Live from Hochstein is the longest running live broadcast concert series in Western New York. Broadcast live from the Hochstein Performance Hall (50 North Plymouth Ave. in Rochester), the series presents performances by some of the finest artists from the Rochester area’s musical community. Each of these free “brown bag” concerts runs from 12:10-12:50 p.m., giving downtown business people, teachers, families, students and friends an opportunity to enjoy classical music during their lunch hour.
Live from Hochstein repeats that same day at 10 p.m. on Classical 91.5, 90.3, and streaming online at wxxi.org.
To learn more about the series, and to see a complete schedule of performances, visit http://wxxi.org/hochstein/.