Classical

Hochstein Spotlight on Faculty: 10 Pianists - 20 Hands - 4 Pianos

Wed, 11/25/2015 - 12:10pm - 1:00pm

Hochstein goes on holiday for Thankgiving, but there is still a concert on the radio: a spectacular piano show recorded earlier this year by the Hochstein piano faculty.

These are a few of my favorite things

There's nothing serious going on over here.  I came across some videos I thought you'd like.  Enjoy.  Then you can get back to that important work you're doing. 

"One must not make oneself cheap here - that is a cardinal point - or else one is done. Whoever is most impertinent has the best chance." - W. A. Mozart

Yes, these are some of my favorite things.

October 2015 listings for The New York Philharmonic Orchestra

Sundays at 3:00 p.m.

Conductor and composer Esa-Pekka Salonen presents a Piano Concerto of his own, with pianist Yefim Bronfman (10/18).

October 2015 listings for APM SymphonyCast

Fridays at 8:00 p.m.

This month we wrap up the concerts from the BBC Proms and hear from the LA Phil, the Vienna Phil, the NDR Radio Phil and the Amsterdam Baroque Orchestra.  A great line up of programs on SymphonyCast, Fridays at 8:00 p.m.

October 2015 programs for Song Travels with Michael Feinstein

Saturdays at 10:00 a.m.

Join host Michael Feinstein this month on Song Travels for encore presentations of recent programs, including one with Tony Award-winning actress & vocalist Christine Ebersole. (10/24)

October 2015 programs on the San Francisco Symphony Orchestra

Tuesdays at 8:00 p.m.

This month on the San Fransisco Symphony presents Maurice Ravel's Rapsodie espagnole conducted in this archival performance by the late Spanish conductor Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos.  The Rapsodie espagnole was one of Ravel's first major orchestral works, composed in 1907 reflecting his Spanish heritage.

Live From Lincoln Center’s “New York Philharmonic Opening Gala with Lang Lang"

Sun, 09/27/2015 - 2:00pm

See piano virtuoso Lang Lang ignite Grieg's Piano Concerto and Alan Gilbert conduct the New York Philharmonic in Beethoven's Seventh Symphony.

October 2015 program listings for Pipedreams

Sundays at 8:00 p.m.

Pipedreams goes to the Canadian International Organ Competition this month.  You'll hear from some of the prize winners.

October 2015 Listings for From the Top

Sundays at 5:00 p.m.

In this month's highlights show (10/25) From the Top will include Rochester soprano Emily Helenbrook.  Don't miss it.

Broadway's Top Grossing Musicals

Sat, 10/03/2015 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

The Lion King has become the top-grossing musical of all time with more than $6.2 billion earned globally.