Music

GrassRoots Music Festival on WRUR-FM 88.5

Fri, 07/18/2014 - 10:00am

WRUR-FM broadcasts live from the festival.

August 2014 Program Listings for the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra

Mondays at 8:00PM

August includes a variety of works ranging from Holst's The Planets to Piazzolla's The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires. Other featured composers include Walton, Mendelssohn, Mahler, Brahms, Barber, Copland and Falla.  Join us on Mondays at 8pm.

The Quarterback: "Stage Notes" Remembers

Sat, 07/12/2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Unlike any other program, Glee brings Broadway to television—it’s made show choir cool.

July 2014 wraps up the Lyric Opera of Chicago broadcast season

Saturdays at 1:00 p.m.

Mozart wraps up the Lyric Opera of Chicago broadcast season.  Tune in on July 12th for the start of the LA Opera broadcasts.

A Prairie Home Companion 40th Anniversary Special

Sat, 07/05/2014 - 6:00pm

Celebrate the 40th anniversary of this "above average" radio show by tuning in for the live broadcast anniversary special.

Groovy Broadway

Sat, 07/05/2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Some have said New York City was a dirty dingy place in the 1970s.

Global Voices: Before the Spring, After the Fall

Wed, 07/02/2014 - 4:00pm

In 2008, a film crew began documenting a group of young heavy-metal musicians in Egypt.

Carnegie Hall Spring For Music with the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra

Mon, 07/21/2014 - 8:00pm

A concert version of Howard Hanson's Merry Mount at Carnegie Hall.

Met Opera Radio National Council Grand Finals

Sat, 07/12/2014 - 3:30pm

Tune in to find out this year's most talented contestants!

The Flour City Hash House Harriers

One night this week I skipped a launch party for composer Hilary Tann's new CD to go play the recorder alone on a bridge on the edge of town, high over the Erie Canal.   Fish were jumping, swallows were skimming the water, it was impossibly beautiful and quiet, and I couldn’t resist.  So I walked up a hill to the bridge with my son’s primary school recorder and The Daily Ukule