Arts and Culture

American Experience: Crash of 1929

Tue, 04/24/2012 - 8:00pm

Examine the economic boom of the 1920s, whether the 1929 crash was predictable and if it precipitated the Great Depression of the 1930s.

Live from Hochstein: Merit Scholarship Winners in Recital

Wed, 05/16/2012 - 12:10pm - 12:50pm

Tune in for the season finale featuring selected works performed by outstanding Hochstein students.
 

It’s Not Easy Being Green MARATHON

Sat, 04/20/2013 - 6:00am

In recognition of Earth Day, learn how to ‘go green’ and be organic!   

INDEPENDENT LENS: When the Drum Is Beating

Sun, 04/15/2012 - 11:00pm

Explore Haiti’s complex past and present through the music of the country’s oldest and best-known band.

MASTERPIECE: CLASSIC "The Mystery of Edwin Drood"

Sun, 04/15/2012 - 9:00pm

Thrill to this psychological tale of a provincial choirmaster’s obsession with a 17-year-old and the lengths to which he will go to attain her.

Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra

Mon, 04/30/2012 - 8:00pm

WXXI-FM presents the inaugural season of Music Director Arild Remmereit as he leads the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra in a season that highlights women composers.

Birds of a Feather MARATHON

Sat, 04/14/2012 - 6:00am

We're just winging it!   

This American Life: The Ten Commandments

Thu, 04/12/2012 - 9:00pm

Stories of people struggling to follow the Ten Commandments from the book of Exodus. 

Pidgin: The Voice of Hawai'i

Mon, 05/16/2016 - 7:00pm

Born on sugar plantations and spoken by more than half of Hawai‘i’s population, Pidgin captures multi-ethnic Hawai‘i’s heart and soul.

WXXI Poetry Moments 2012

Aired on Classical 91.5 in 2012

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