Classical

GREAT PERFORMANCES AT THE MET: Otello

Sun, 04/07/2013 - 2:00pm

Enjoy Renee Fleming’s star turn as Desdemona in Verdi’s opera based on Shakespeare’s play. 

A Tribute to "Glee" Star Cory Monteith

Sat, 07/20/2013 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

It hasn't  been a gleeful week.  Glee star Cory Monteith died at the age of 31. 

Tony Caramia plays the music of Dana Suesse

Fri, 03/22/2013 - 1:00pm

Dana Suesse was called the “Girl Gershwin.” Watch on demand.

Classical Music Internet Sillies

Classical music fans have been having fun recently with several silly internet crazes.  Here are a few highlights, with explanations via Know Your Meme.

 

I Am & I Want Broadway Songs

Sat, 03/09/2013 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Director Bob Fosse categorized many songs from musicals as either “I want” or “I am” songs.

March 2013 listings for the New York Philharmonic

Sundays at 3:00 p.m.

March proves to be a month of diverse programs on the New York Philharmonic; from Bach to Bartok and everywhere in between.  The Bach Collegium Japan performs two Magnificats on March 31.

March 2013 presentations by the Metropolitan Opera

Saturdays at 1:00 p.m. unless otherwise noted (end times vary)

The Metropolitan Opera radio broadcasts for March include a Live in HD theater presentation of Francesca da Rimini on the 16th at 1:00 p.m.

March 2013 program listings for APM SymphonyCast

Fridays at 8:00 p.m.

Exerpts from Cinderella and Rochester's own Renee Fleming are both a part of the March 1st London Symphony Orchestra program on SymphonyCast.  Note:  SymphonyCast will air at 10:00 p.m. on March 29th to accommodate a Good Friday special presetation of Bach's B-Minor Mass.

More Musical Conversations

How's it going with you? As for me: continued Bach to Bach hits on the radio, roaming the Rochester classical concert scene, getting ready for Live from Hochstein, and chatting about music when I can. Here are a few of my recent interviews/features:

March 30th Song Travels DOUBLE BILL at 4:00 and 5:00 p.m.!!!

Saturdays at 5:00 p.m.

Tune in at 4:00 and 5:00 p.m. for a Song Travels DOUBLE BILL!  The season concludes at 5:00 p.m. on April 6th.