Classical

Backstage Pass with the Singing Swensen Family

Mon, 03/28/2011 - 1:00pm

Tenor Robert Swensen, mezzo-soprano Kathryn Cowdrick, and tenor Matthew Swensen  join host Julia Figueras for a special edition of Backstage Pass.

Take my fife . . . please.

 

 

I’m collecting music jokes for April Fool’s Day. If you have a good one, please post here or send to btremblayatwxxi.org. Or call 258-0371. Thank you!

 

Live From Hochstein: Gibbs & Main

Wed, 03/23/2011 - 12:10pm

Gibbs & Main kicks off the 2011 season, and presents the world premier of Classical 91.5's Chris Van Hof's Caravan Tone Poem.

Apollo's Fire Holy Week Special

Sun, 04/24/2011 - 1:00pm

WXXI is proud to present Apollo's Fire.

America’s Music Festivals

Wed, 04/20/2011 - 8:00pm

Tune in for music from all across the country live from America's Music Festivals.

The Witches of Lublin

Thu, 04/05/2012 - 1:00pm

The Witches of Lublin is based on true and little known history of klezmer musicians in Eastern Europe.

No Song Is Safe from Us!

Spring 2011

A new 13-segment radio series, produced by Chicago's WFMT Network, hosted by Frederica von Stade.

Garrison Keillor talks with AARP about his future

Read the interview.

Garrison Keillor shares his 2-year plan for retirement , his latest book, and his love of poetry in an online article on AARP's web site. To read the full interview, please click here.

Detroit Symphony Discord Plays Out In Facebook Fracas

Before the musicians strike began in late 2010, the Detroit Symphony Orchestra Facebook fan page used to look like a typical fan page, but not anymore.