Classical

February 2016 listings for The New York Philharmonic Orchestra

Sundays at 3:00 p.m.

This month, hear the New York Philharmonic perform Richard Strauss' tone poem "Ein Heldenleben" with concertmaster Frank Huang. Also performed this month are works by Bartók, Rachmaninoff, Beethoven and Brahms.

February 2016 programs on the Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival

Sundays at 2:00 p.m.

Highlights from The Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival 2016 includes a performance of Messiaen's "Quartet for the End of Time" - the inspiration for the 2014 Johanna Skibsrud novel of the same name.

David Bowie Narrates Prokofiev's Peter and the Wolf

Sat, 01/16/2016 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

In tribute to David Bowie, host Robert Hammond will air Sergei Prokofiev’s Peter and the Wolf, narrated by Bowie.

Concierto pays tribute to Enrique Granados

Tue, 01/19/2016 - 10:00pm - 11:00pm

This week Concierto host Frank Dominguez pays tribute to the great Spanish composer.

Concierto with traditional Venezuelan music with L’Arpegiatta

Tue, 01/12/2016 - 10:00pm - 11:00pm

This week Concierto host Frank Dominguez brings us music from Venezuela.

Where Are They Now

Fri, 01/08/2016 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

From the Top is returning to Rochester this month. Many fine young Rochester musicians have been on the show…but where are they now? 

All Things Must Pass: The Rise and Fall of Tower Records

Sat, 01/30/2016 - 3:00pm

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

GREAT PERFORMANCES AT THE MET: Il Trovatore

Fri, 01/22/2016 - 9:00pm

Verdi’s classic opera stars Anna Netrebko in her Met role debut as Leonora.

A 2016 Broadway Review

Sat, 01/02/2016 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Join host Robert Hammond for part two of a year end Broadway review.

Concierto moves to 2-hour fomat with castanet virtuoso Lucero Tena

Tue, 01/05/2016 - 10:00pm - 11:00pm

This week Concierto host Frank Dominguez celebrates Feliz Año Nuevo.