Classical

September 2014 Program Listings for the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra

Mondays at 8:00PM

September's programs feature encore performances of Bach's Magnificat with the Eastman Chorale and Beethoven's Symphony No. 9 with the Rochester Oratorio Society.  Other composers include Stravinsky, Mozart and Lili Boulanger.  Join us on Mondays at 8pm.

September 2014 Listings for From the Top

Sundays at 5:00 p.m.

From the Top presents an encore broadcast from the Eastman School of Music in Rochester, NY. Later in September, tune in for the annual "Where Are They Now Show." Other stops include the New England Music Camp in Sidney, ME and the Peabody Essex Museum in Salem, MA.

September 2014 listings for The New York Philharmonic Orchestra

Sundays at 3:00 p.m.

Join the New York Philharmonic Orchestra for three performances from the 27th Annual Bravo! Vail Valley Music Festival in Vail, Colorado.  Works include Tchaikovsky, Copland, and Liszt with guest performances from Midori, Liang Wang, and Marc Nuccio.

Broadway Goes to the Silver Screen

Sat, 08/09/2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

If you love Hollywood adaptions of some of Broadway's best, you won't want to miss Stage Notes!

Sharp Ears with Stephen Kennedy

In WXXI’s Sharp Ears series, you’re getting exclusive recommendations from musicians on who is worth your time and attention. In this episode, the guest is Stephen Kennedy, the Director of Music and Organist at Christ Church Rochester, New York.  He teaches at the Eastman School of Music and paints large-scale works as well.  


Backstage Pass with Charlie Castleman

Fri, 08/15/2014 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Julia Figueras welcomes Charlie Castleman, perhaps the world's most active performer/pedagogue on the violin, to Studio E.

Hershey Felder “Maestro Bernstein: A Play with Music"

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 12:00pm

A Play with Music, written and performed by Hershey Felder, includes music and lyrics by Leonard Bernstein and others.

Backstage Pass with Charles Castleman: The singular sound of a Strad

Charlie Castleman is leaving the Eastman School of Music, but not before talking with us.

Sharp Ears with "With Heart and Voice" host Peter DuBois

In WXXI’s Sharp Ears series, you’re getting exclusive recommendations from musicians on who is worth your time and attention. I learned a lot talking with organist and choral conductor Peter DuBois, an Assistant Professor of Sacred Music at the Eastman School of Music who hosts the nationally-syndicated radio show "With Heart and Voice." I would love to hear your comments, too.

Still Here - A Tribute to Elaine Stritch

Sat, 07/26/2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

The Broadway star who turned Stephen Sondheim’s song of survival