Arts and Culture

Irish Inspirations

Thu, 03/17/2016 - 6:00pm

Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with Irish Inspirations!

Arts InFocus featuring the Arc of Monroe County

Fri, 03/18/2016 - 8:30pm

This week on Arts InFocus, we see the impact of art at the Arc of Monroe County.

The JCC's Ralph Meranto is All About Jason Robert Brown

Sat, 03/12/2016 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

From the Tony Award-winning composer of Parade, comes the recent off-Broadway hit musical that looks at love forward, backward and inside out.

Meeting Miss Othmar


One of the greatest pleasures in my life is presenting music for you on Classical 91.5 FM.  But making music with other people offers a different kind of thrill, and this spring I’m loving the chance to sing with various chamber choirs, including Madrigalia and First Inversion. 

My last musical adventure plunged me into the pit. 

Music for Christian Holy Week

Fri, 03/25/2016 - 12:00pm

The liturgy of the Christian Holy Week has inspired centuries of music from diverse composers.

Joan of Arc: God's Warrior

Wed, 03/23/2016 - 10:00pm

In an era when women weren’t even allowed on the battlefield, Joan of Arc’s faith drove her transformation from an ordinary peasant girl into a legendary female warrior and historical icon.

The Story of Women and Art

Sun, 03/20/2016 - 8:00pm

In honor of Women's History Month, WXXI is pleased to present The Story of Women and Art, a three-part program that reveals the critical role the female perspective has played in shaping the visual culture of the modern world.

Rochester Bach Festival Presents St. John Passion

Sun, 03/20/2016 - 12:00pm

Recorded April 13, 2014 at Reformation Lutheran Church, Rochester Bach Festival Presents St. John Passion 

Celtic Thunder Legacy

Fri, 03/18/2016 - 9:00pm

Since its inception in August 2007 Celtic Thunder has wowed audiences the world over with their crisp vocal harmonies and powerful ensemble numbers.

This Land is Your Land (My Music)

Sat, 06/04/2016 - 9:30pm

Take a musical journey through the evolution of modern American folk music, from its roots in bluegrass to San Francisco coffee houses to clubs in Greenwich Village.