Arts and Culture

An Operavore Christmas

Sat, 12/26/2015 - 5:00pm

An hour of Christmas and holiday music from the world of opera and oratorio.

The Canadian Brass: Christmas Time Is Here

Fri, 12/25/2015 - 5:00pm

The Canadian Brass perform holiday favorites, including the beloved Vince Guarali sons from A Charlie Brown Christmas.

Musical Gifts: Joshua Bell and Friends

Fri, 12/25/2015 - 4:00pm

Joshua Bell puts his own stamp on classic holiday compositions.

A Rochester Festival of Lessons and Carols 2015

Thu, 12/24/2015 - 11:00pm

Tune in for a Christmas Eve tradition.

Caroling with the Singers

Thu, 12/24/2015 - 6:00pm

Classical Minnesota Public Radio invites listeners to join in, wherever they may be, to a sing-along with some of their favorite carols.

Christmas with the Singers

Thu, 12/24/2015 - 5:00pm

The Grammy Award-winning British male sextet The King’s Singers arrives on the cusp of winter to perform an enchanting Christmas concert.

St. Olaf Christmas Festival

Thu, 12/24/2015 - 12:00pm

More than 500 student musicians perform in this year's annual St. Olaf Christmas Festival.

A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols

Thu, 12/24/2015 - 10:00am

Michael Barone hosts the annual live broadcast from the chapel of King's College in Cambridge, England.

The dagger in his smile

There are bad relationships and there are Bad Relationships.  The MacBeths of Shakepeare's "Scottish Play" push the boundaries of evil, to say the least. This summer bass-baritone Eric Owens made his debut as the title character of Verdi's Shakespearean opera, with Melody Moore as his scheming wife.  During the Glimmerglass Festival, we sat down to talk about twisted love, ambition, treachery, murder, and the House of Cards.

Hollywood Holiday

Wed, 12/23/2015 - 12:00pm

Join host Lynne Warfel for the perfect holiday music fix.