Arts and Culture

Live from Hochstein: Edgy Roars, Music from a Golden Decade

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 12:01pm - 12:50pm

Violinist Pia Liptak and pianist Ines Draskovic bring us a program of music by Maurice Ravel, George Antheil, and Aaron Copland.

Live from Hochstein: American Music for Cello and Piano

Wed, 04/09/2014 - 12:10pm - 12:50pm

Stop by or tune in to hear music by American romantic Arthur Foote and the world premiere of “Groovet” by Shawn Hundley.

Live from Hochstein: George Taylor Plays Bach

Wed, 04/02/2014 - 12:10pm - 12:50pm

Spend your lunchtime with music for solo viola by Johann Sebastian Bach, as played by world-renowned violist and Eastman professor George Taylor.

The Story of the Jews with Simon Schama

Tue, 04/01/2014 - 8:00pm

Join Simon Schama to explore the Jewish experience from ancient times to the present day.

Howard Hanson's vision of a musical America

Howard Hanson would have loved NPR's From the Top. 

He was a passionate educator.

In 1996, musicians all over the world paid tribute to Howard Hanson in celebration of his 100th birth anniversary. 

But whether he’s more important as an educator or as a composer is still up in the air.

"Once" the Power of Music to Connect All of Us

Sat, 03/22/2014 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Join host Robert Hammond and his guest Evan Harrington,

“If winter comes, can spring be far behind?”

Romantic poet Percy Bysshe Shelly had faith that love and reason would make life ever more perfect.  I have faith that spring IS coming and that great music and poetry will soothe our dark thoughts in this endless winter. There is so much to look forward to! Here's a taste of what's coming to you in the morning from Classical 91.5 FM this week . . .

LIVE FROM LINCOLN CENTER: Patina Miller In Concert

Fri, 03/28/2014 - 9:00pm

Thrill to the powerhouse voice of Patina Miller, recent Tony Award winner for Pippin on Broadway.

“You Oughta Be in Pictures” Movie Songs from the Great American Songbook

Sun, 05/18/2014 - 2:00pm

Enjoy an afternoon of great music from the movies with Fascinatin' Rhythm host Michael Lasser and singers Cindy Miller and Alan Jones.


American Promise Teacher & Classroom Resources

Use American Promise classroom modules for teacher professional development and to spark classroom discussion. Learn about the 4 topics available with video clips.

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