Music

Happy Vaentine's Day! Broadway in Love Part Two

Sat, 02/14/2015 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

In celebration of Valentine's Day, host Robert Hammond

Broadway in Love Part One

Sat, 02/07/2015 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

In celebration of Valentine's Day, host Robert Hammond

The tale of a poetic viola concerto

By Bridget Kinneary


Der Schwanendreher
is one of three major concertos in the traditional viola repertoire. It stands alongside William Walton and Bela Bartok’s concertos. This masterpiece will be performed on February 6th at 8:00 pm at Kodak Hall at the Eastman School of Music by winner of the 2014-15 Eastman Viola Concerto Competition, Sergio Muñoz. Sergio is currently in his first year of his Masters Degree at Eastman, where is also enrolled in the Arts Leadership Program. He studies viola with professor Carol Rodland. Learn more about Sergio on our Musicians of Rochester page.

Classical 91.5 Presents... Moonstruck

Sat, 03/07/2015 - 3:00pm

Join WXXI for the second installment of Classical 91.5 Presents, a series that spotlights classical music connections in film.

La Dolce Vita: The Music of Italian Cinema

Fri, 02/27/2015 - 9:00pm

Dawning in the dark aftermath of World War II, the fertile mid-century decades of Italian cinema delighted international movie audiences with an eclectic mix of movie classics from groundbreaking directors

Love, Iberian Style: A Valentine's Day Special

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 12:00pm

Love is in the air for El Día de los Enamorados, otherwise known as Valentine's Day. 

Kathleen Bride & Caroline Leonardelli

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 1:00pm

Julia Figueras welcomes harpists Kathleen Bride and Caroline Leonardelli to the Henry Epstein studio for a heavenly Backstage Pass

Premiere

Sun, 02/08/2015 - 2:00pm

The Mozart Festival is one of the world’s most spectacular music events, where artists and thousands of visitors come to Salzburg, city of Mozart’s birth, to celebrate Mozart.

A Prairie Home Companion with Garrison Keillor

Sat, 06/06/2015 - 5:45pm

WXXI is pleased to bring public radio’s beloved variety show with Garrison Keillor to CMAC.

From Broadway to Billboard

Sat, 01/31/2015 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Show tunes grew distinct from pop songs with the birth of rock ’n’ roll.