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Masks of the Rochester Early Music Fest

 

The 11th annual Rochester Early Music Festival offered Music for All Hallows: Spirits, Saints, and Sinners.

A few audience members and musicians wore masks from Venice, China, and Japan.

Happy Halloween!



Rochester Philharmonic Youth Orchestra

Fri, 11/11/2011 - 1:00pm

Tune in for a sneak peek at the next generation of musical greats. (Watch the Performance On Demand)

Singing Mahler with people I love

In the first book of a two-volume autobiography, Gunther Schuller: A Life in Pursuit of Music and Beauty (University of Rochester Press, 2011) Gunther Schuller reflects on his early influences.

Wade McCollum Co-hosts The Haunting Music of Broadway

Sat, 10/29/2011 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Dracula.  Bloodthirsty, lustful and evil incarnate—but above all—a gentleman.  The Count journeys from his gloomy Transylvanian castle to WXXI to co-host the second edition of The Haunting Music of Broadway. 

Mornings on Classical 91.5, October 24 - 28

Join Brenda Tremblay for music, a mystery piece, and arts news. The Composers Datebook airs at 7:20 and the Writer’s Almanac at 8:20. Features air around 8:35.

Monday, October 24

Composers Datebook: Robert Russell Bennett takes the prize (twice)

Hear Madrigalia’s new CD!  It’s not even been officially released yet.   Madrigalia Music Director Lee Wright previews the newest recording from one of Rochester’s premiere choral groups. (CD release party is Sun. Oct. 30)

 

Thanksgiving with Cantus

Thu, 11/22/2012 - 1:00pm

Gear up for the holiday season as the charming gentlemen of Cantus celebrate Thanksgiving.

Live from Hochstein: A Cup of Good Cheer

Wed, 12/07/2011 - 12:10pm - 1:00pm

Madrigalia host this Live from Hochstein holiday tradition.

Live from Hochstein: Eastman Horn Choir

Wed, 11/30/2011 - 12:10pm - 1:00pm

Tune in for this 26-member Choir, who are all horn students at the Eastman School of Music.

Live from Hochstein: Antara Winds

Wed, 11/16/2011 - 12:10pm - 1:00pm

Enjoy music of contemporary composers.

Live from Hochstein: Music of David Hochstein & Piano Trios of the 1920s

Wed, 11/09/2011 - 12:10pm - 1:00pm

Musicians Doleen Hood (pictured), Pia Liptak, and Murphy Kemp come together for this special presentation.