Backstage Pass

Backstage Pass, hosted by Classical 91.5's Music Director and Mid-day host, Julia Figueras, is a monthly live performance program that gives listeners the backstage experience of meeting local and visiting artists “up close and personal.”  Several times each year, Backstage Pass is performed before a live audience of sustaining members.  To find out how you can become a sustaining member and be part of the live audience, visit wxxi.org/support/membership or call the Member Services Hotline at 585-258-0200.

 Available on iTunes logo Some past interviews and performances can be found on the Backstage Pass podcast.

When and where to tune-in

About once per month on Classical 91.5 (often on a Friday afternoon at 1pm)

Coming up on Backstage Pass

Tuesday, August 11th - 1pm

Backstage Pass host Julia Figueras welcomes members of the 2015 Gateways Music Festival to Studio E for a special program

Recently on Backstage Pass

Monday, July 20th - 1pm

Backstage Pass host, Julia Figueras welcomes a flute and guitar duo to Studio E

Friday, June 5th - 1pm

Host Julia Figueras welcomes members of the Geneva Music Festival – pianist Christopher Janwong-McKiggin, violinist Geoffrey Herd, and cellist Clive Greensmith – to the WXXI studios.

Tuesday, May 12th - 1pm

Julia Figueras welcomes The East End Quartet to Backstage Pass

Friday, April 17th - 1pm

Julia Figueras welcomes the recently formed vocal ensemble, First Inversion, to Studio A for a breathtaking performance