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May 2014 program listings for Pipedreams

Sundays at 8:00 p.m.

Host Michael Barone takes us to hear organs in colleges, castles and cathedrals of the British Isles this month.

May 2014 programs on the Lyric Opera of Chicago

Saturdays at 1:00 p.m.

The Lyric Opera of Chicago presents an 8-week broadcast series beginning May 17 at 1:00 p.m. with Verdi's Otello.

May 2014 Listings for From the Top

Sundays at 5:00 p.m.

For the first broadcast of the month, From the Top visits the National Music Museum (NMM) & Center for Study of the History of Musical Instruments; one of the great institutions of its kind in the world.

Carnegie Hall Spring for Music presents the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra

Wednesday at 7:30 p.m.

CARNEGIE HALL PRESENTS A live performance, Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. Spring For Music: Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra

May 2014 programs on The Chicago Symphony

Thursdays at 8:00 p.m.

This month (on May 22) the Chicago Symphony performs #13 on YOUR Top 40 classical favorites list:  Saint-Saëns: Symphony No. 3, Organ, a work that may be best known from its use in the 1995 movie staring James Cromwell about the famous pig Babe.

Silk Road Ensemble with Yo-Yo Ma: Live From Tanglewood

Fri, 05/09/2014 - 9:00pm

Embark on a musical journey with Yo-Yo Ma and the Silk Road Ensemble, a “mobile musical think tank.”

Carnegie Hall Spring For Music with the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra

Wed, 05/07/2014 - 7:30pm

The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, singers from the Eastman School of Music Opera Department, and the Eastman-Rochester Chorus perform a concert version of Howard Hanson’s Merry Mount at Carnegie Hall.

Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra

Mon, 05/05/2014 - 8:00pm

WXXI's Brenda Tremblay hosts a whole new broadcast season of the Rochester Philhamornic Orchestra.

Beware, the Phantom of the Opera!

Sat, 04/26/2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Following an acclaimed sold-out tour of the United Kingdom, Cameron Mackintosh’s spectacular new production of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s phenomenal musical success, The Phantom of the Opera, had its U.S. premiere in Providence, Rhode Island, to launch a brand new North American Tour. Critics are raving that this breathtaking production is “bigger and better than ever before.”

WXXI Poetry Moments 2014

Airs 3:30 p.m. on AM 1370 and at 4:30 p.m. on Classical 91.5

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