Classical

Broadway Goes to the Silver Screen

Sat, 08/09/2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

If you love Hollywood adaptions of some of Broadway's best, you won't want to miss Stage Notes!

Sharp Ears with Stephen Kennedy

In WXXI’s Sharp Ears series, you’re getting exclusive recommendations from musicians on who is worth your time and attention. In this episode, the guest is Stephen Kennedy, the Director of Music and Organist at Christ Church Rochester, New York.  He teaches at the Eastman School of Music and paints large-scale works as well.  


Backstage Pass with Charlie Castleman

Fri, 08/15/2014 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm

Julia Figueras welcomes Charlie Castleman, perhaps the world's most active performer/pedagogue on the violin, to Studio E.

Hershey Felder “Maestro Bernstein: A Play with Music"

Mon, 08/25/2014 - 12:00pm

A Play with Music, written and performed by Hershey Felder, includes music and lyrics by Leonard Bernstein and others.

Backstage Pass with Charles Castleman: The singular sound of a Strad

Charlie Castleman is leaving the Eastman School of Music, but not before talking with us.

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Sharp Ears with "With Heart and Voice" host Peter DuBois

In WXXI’s Sharp Ears series, you’re getting exclusive recommendations from musicians on who is worth your time and attention. I learned a lot talking with organist and choral conductor Peter DuBois, an Assistant Professor of Sacred Music at the Eastman School of Music who hosts the nationally-syndicated radio show "With Heart and Voice." I would love to hear your comments, too.

Still Here - A Tribute to Elaine Stritch

Sat, 07/26/2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

The Broadway star who turned Stephen Sondheim’s song of survival

August 2014 listings for APM SymphonyCast

Fridays at 8:00 p.m.

Join us for the BBC Proms all this month on APM SymphonyCast, Fridays at 8:00 p.m.

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August 2014 programs for Song Travels with Michael Feinstein

Saturdays at 10:00 a.m.

Join host Michael Feinstein as he explores the music of Sam Friend and the New Orleans Swamp Donkeys. Later this month: Dena Kaye, Curtis Stigers, Kate Davis and Miloš Karadaglić.

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August 2014 programs on The Chicago Symphony

Thursdays at 8:00 p.m.

Frequent guest conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen returns to lead the CSO in a gorgeous masterpiece from his native Finland, Sibelius’ Four Legends from the Kalevala. This epic lyrical drama includes the profoundly haunting Swan of Tuonela with its unforgettable English horn solo. Critically acclaimed CSO Mead Composer-in-Residence Anna Clyne’s <<rewind<< and Bartók’s lurid The Miraculous Mandarin provide an expressive and compelling opening to this program on August 21st.  Other works featured this month include Tchaikovsky's 1812 Overture and Ravel's Pavane pour une infante défunte. 

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