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Broadway in Love Part One

Sat, 02/07/2015 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

In celebration of Valentine's Day, host Robert Hammond

The tale of a poetic viola concerto

By Bridget Kinneary


Der Schwanendreher
is one of three major concertos in the traditional viola repertoire. It stands alongside William Walton and Bela Bartok’s concertos. This masterpiece will be performed on February 6th at 8:00 pm at Kodak Hall at the Eastman School of Music by winner of the 2014-15 Eastman Viola Concerto Competition, Sergio Muñoz. Sergio is currently in his first year of his Masters Degree at Eastman, where is also enrolled in the Arts Leadership Program. He studies viola with professor Carol Rodland. Learn more about Sergio on our Musicians of Rochester page.

With Heart and Voice ® Program 1513

Sun, 03/29/2015 - 12:01am - 11:59pm

Palm/Passion Sunday

Beginning with music to mark Jesus’ triumphal entry into Jerusalem, followed by the Passion that unfolds, join Peter DuBois for some of the most powerful music of the church year.

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With Heart and Voice ® Program 1512

Sun, 03/22/2015 - 12:01am - 11:59pm

Bach at 330!

March 21 marks the 330th birthday of Johann Sebastian Bach.  We’ll take a brief break from Lent to celebrate with lots of wonderful choral and organ music, and trace some transcriptions that Bach himself made from genre to genre.  Join Peter DuBois for the musical party!

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With Heart and Voice ® Program 1511

Sun, 03/15/2015 - 12:01am - 11:59pm

Lent 4

The Fourth Sunday in Lent is often celebrated as “Laetare” Sunday, from the opening words of the Latin introit for the day.  “Laetare” means “rejoice,” and music for this day will provide a brief respite from Lenten introspection and reflection.

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With Heart and Voice ® Program 1510

Sun, 03/08/2015 - 12:01am - 11:59pm

Lent 3: Psalms for the Season

The texts in the Book of Psalms span the whole of human experience, and during the Lenten season we focus particularly on those of lament, reflection and comfort.  Join Peter DuBois for this survey of choral and organ music related to those texts.

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With Heart and Voice ® Program 1509

Sun, 03/01/2015 - 12:01am - 11:59pm

Lent 2

Choral and organ music helps set the tone of introspection that is one of the hallmarks of the Lenten season.  On this edition of With Heart and Voice, Peter DuBois will share pieces from a variety of musical and textual sources that help us on the journey.

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Classical 91.5 Presents... Moonstruck

Sat, 03/07/2015 - 3:00pm

Join WXXI for the second installment of Classical 91.5 Presents, a series that spotlights classical music connections in film.

Love, Iberian Style: A Valentine's Day Special

Fri, 02/13/2015 - 12:00pm

Love is in the air for El Día de los Enamorados, otherwise known as Valentine's Day. 

Kathleen Bride & Caroline Leonardelli

Mon, 02/09/2015 - 1:00pm

Julia Figueras welcomes harpists Kathleen Bride and Caroline Leonardelli to the Henry Epstein studio for a heavenly Backstage Pass

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