Arts and Culture

Jake Holliday Purcell, Blackfriars Theatre, and Million Dollar Quartet

Sat, 10/22/2011 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Join host Robert Hammond as he talks to Jake Holliday Purcell about his starring role in the Blackfriars Theatre production of The Mystery of Irma Vep playing from October 22nd through November 11th.

Mornings on Classical 91.5, October 17 - 21

Join Brenda Tremblay for music, a mystery piece, and arts news. The Composers Datebook airs at 7:20 and the Writer’s Almanac at 8:20. Features air around 8:35.

Monday, October 17

Music by Bizet and Herbert Howells

On the Composers Datebook: Schuman starts on third

 

Tuesday, October 18

 Pieces by Haydn, Sibelius, and Stravinsky

Performances from Renee Fleming, Itzhak Perlman, and Yo-Yo Ma

Composers Datebook: Moross's First, Copland's Third

Met Opera Live in HD

Sat, 10/15/2011 - 12:55pm

Presents "Anna Bolena" at Tinseltown, Henrietta Staduim 18, Eastview Mall 13 and Webster 12.

Why Quilts Matter: History, Art, and Politics on WXXI-TV

Sun, 10/30/2011 - 1:30pm

Tune in for this nine-part documentary series that looks at quilts in fresh new ways.

Packard - An American Classic Car on WXXI-TV

Mon, 10/24/2011 - 10:00pm

Tune in for a historical look at a classic American car.

Highlights from Past Shows Featured

Sat, 10/15/2011 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Stage Notes recently celebrated its first anniversary on WXXI.  This week, join host Robert Hammond and Laura Garrison, WXXI’s assistant vice president of individual giving, as together they showcase highlights from interviews  (with music) Hammond has conducted.

Julia Robinson and Hilbert's Tenth Problem

Thu, 03/06/2014 - 8:00pm

Julia Robinson, a pioneer among American women in mathematics, rose to prominence in a field where often she was the only woman.

Minor key

"Beware of missing chances; otherwise it may be altogether too late some day."  - Franz Liszt

Mornings on Classical 91.5, October 10 - 14

Join Brenda Tremblay for music, a mystery piece, and arts news. The Composers Datebook airs at 7:20 and the Writer’s Almanac at 8:20.

This week's highlights...

Live from Lincoln Center "Wynton at 50" on WXXI-TV

Thu, 10/13/2011 - 8:00pm

This extraordinary trumpeter uses the occasion of his golden birthday to throw a jazz celebration for the ages.