Classical

New Year Resolution

Happy New Year! While zillions of people aspire to start fresh, to stop smoking, lose weight, and eat healthier foods, I resolve to eat better quality chocolate and update my blog more regularly. To that end, I offer you two items.

 

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The Rochester Festival of Lessons and Carols

Thu, 12/24/2009 - 11:00pm

Tune in for a Christmas Eve tradition.

Happy Holidays, or rather, "Feliz Navidad!"

Happy Holidays from your afternoon host guy on WXXI!  It's been a busy Fall, but now that the Winter is officially upon us, I thought I'd offer a little Christmas present to you.  The Eastman Wind Ensemble just toured to Michigan and Chicago, playing at the prestigious Midwest Clinic.

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The Met Opera presents Carmen

Sat, 01/16/2010 - 1:00pm

Elīna Garanča stars as the seductive gypsy in award-winning director Richard Eyre's new production of Carmen.

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The Met Opera presents Der Rosenkavalier

Sat, 01/09/2010 - 1:00pm

Edo de Waart conducts Strauss's comic masterpiece starring Rochester native Renée Fleming.

The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

Tue, 01/05/2010 - 8:00pm

Enjoy two hours with one of the best symphony orchestras in the nation every Tuesday at 8pm.

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The Deutsche Welle Festival Concert

Mon, 01/04/2010 - 8:00pm

The Deutsche Welle Festival Concert radio series highlights Germany's rich musical history every Monday at 8 p.m.

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Alec Baldwin as host of New York Philharmonic

Every Sunday afternoon at 3:00 p.m. WXXI-FM Classical 91.5 broadcasts concerts from the New York Philharmonic Orchestra. 

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Jello never looked so good to Leonard Slatkin

Click here to read conductor Leonard Slatkin's description of his heart attack and recovery process: http://leonardslatkin.com/.

 

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Live From Hochstein: A Cup of Good Cheer

Wed, 12/08/2010 - 12:10pm

This annual celebration of the season features Madrigalia, under the direction of Lee Wright.

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