In this series from WXXI, Rochester musicians offer you a guide to listening. As many students and teachers are headed back to school, we turn our attention to the important listening that goes on in classrooms. The guest is music teacher Laurence Tallman, who says both teachers and students have had a profound impact on him.
In WXXIâ€™s Sharp Ears series, youâ€™re getting exclusive recommendations from musicians on who is worth your time and attention. The guest in today's podcast is oboist Terry Fonda Smith. Terry plays principal oboe in the Penfield Symphony, and teaches oboe at Hochstein and privately.
American organist Cameron Carpenterď»ż, known for his virtuosity,showmanship, technique and arrangements for the organď»ż, performs the premiere of Terry Riley's organ concerto 'At the Royal Majestic' on the 9/30 broadcast.ď»ż
This month's broadcasts include an encore presentation of the March 2014 performance at Kodak Hall at Eastman Theater. Tune in to hear some of Rochester's best young musicians performing with Sir James Galway.