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Nov/Dec Volunteer Newsletter Now Available!

Meet our new Auction Manager, learn about the WXXI Travel Club and see upcoming opportunities!

Season of mists and mellow fruitfulness

It’s a daily joy to offer you the best recordings from the WXXI library from 6 to 10am, with arts news from Rochester’s rich cultural calendar, updates from NPR, the Mystery Piece at 6:40am, the Composers' Datebook at 7:20am, and the Writer's Almanac with Garrison Keillor at 8:20am. Here’s a look at what’s coming up in the next few weeks:

Motherless Child: A Book Review

When Elizabeth Guaragna walks into a music agency and applies for a job, she’s stormed what she thinks is an enemy encampment. She accepts a position working closely for a man she’s been raised to despise, famed music impresario Alfred Rossiter, all the while barely understanding herself, her motives, or the reasons why she lies about her name and background.

Tough times for our city's great orchestra

You’ve probably heard the news.  In a comprehensive front page story published in Sunday’s Democrat and Chronicle, Stuart Low reported the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra may be facing an operating shortfall in excess of $700,000.  

But it could be much worse. 

Sept/Oct Volunteer Newsletter Now Available!

Attached please find the Sept/Oct 2012 Volunteer Newsltter!

Please see attached Volunteer Newsletter and keep an eye on your email for a chance to sign up for the wonderful events we have coming up. Or email me if you are interested.

Clothesline Festival Thank you!

Thank you to all the volunteers that helped out at the Clothesline Art Festival this weekend!

Catching up with Cage

I couldn't resist posting just a few more John Cage links before this space gets back to being all-Copland all the time.