Arts and Culture

Downton Abbey Revisited & Episode 1 of Season 2

Sun, 12/02/2012 - 6:00pm

Tune in for a whole evening of Downton!

Scrooge (1935)

Sun, 12/20/2015 - 11:30pm

Tune in for the special broadast of this dark and intense adaptation of Charles Dickens classic novel.

Great Performances "Rod Stewart: Merry Christmas, Baby"

Mon, 12/17/2012 - 10:00pm

Welcome the holiday season with songs from Rod Stewart with Michael Bublé, Cee-Lo Green and Mary J. Blige. 

The Music of the Soul Provides Entertainment & Education

Sat, 11/17/2012 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

From the underground dance clubs of 1950s Memphis, Tennessee, comes a hot new Broadway musical that bursts off the stage with explosive dancing, irresistible songs, and a thrilling tale of fame and forbidden love.


Thu, 11/29/2012 - 8:00pm

Enjoy original Motown classics from the Temptations, Four Tops, Marvin Gaye, Supremes, Miracles, Martha & the Vandellas. 

The World of Downton Abbey: England and the Land of the Gentry

Thu, 04/04/2013 - 4:20pm
This trip is now sold-out!

Join the WXXI Travel Club for an unforgettable trip to England, featuring a visit to the real Downton Abbey!



Far, far I fly, off on vacation.  I'll miss sharing music with you in the mornings. 

Luna Galassini will be your weekday host until November 26th.


Live from Hochstein: Recital Competition Winners

Wed, 11/21/2012 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Recorded live in April 2012 at the Hochstein School of Music and Dance, this concert features the winners of the David Hochstein Recital Competition. The annual competition recognizes the outstanding musicianship and performance skills of advanced student musicians in grades 10-12 who reside in a nine-county region surrounding Greater Rochester. 


Sat, 11/24/2012 - 8:00pm

Welcome back the pivotal R&B and pop groups of the late 50s and 60s in archival and new performances. 

Ed Sullivan’s Top Performers 1966-1969

Thu, 11/22/2012 - 8:00pm

From the U.S. television debut of the Beatles in 1964 to the Doors’ infamous one-time-only appearance, “The Ed Sullivan Show” brought the greatest musical acts in the world into America’s living rooms every Sunday night.