Arts and Culture

Classical 91.5 says farewell to Chris Van Hof

Thu, 07/28/2011 - 8:35am

....with a special interview with morning host Brenda Tremblay.

David Burnham

Sat, 07/09/2011 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

David Burnham sat down with me in studio to discuss his fascinating Broadway career and his new CD.

Early Mornings on Classical 91.5

July 11-15

Start your day with classical music, a little news, and conversation about the arts. Brenda Tremblay hosts from six until ten, with highlights from Rochester performances you may have missed.

Craft in America "Origins" on WXXI-TV

Sun, 08/07/2011 - 2:30pm

Tune in all month long for a journey into the diverse and ever-evolving world of American Craft.

State of Wonder

When I was in Siena, Italy last week with the WXXI Travel Club, I picked up a copy of an historical novel by Marina Fiorato.  Called Daughter of Siena, it traces the fate of a young woman in the Tuscan hill town during the Palio, a chaotic annual horse race in which jockeys circle the town’s central piazza.  Set in 1723, the main character watches her betrothed die during the

POV Steam of Life

Sun, 08/19/2012 - 11:00pm

From a land of long, dark winters comes a moody, comic, and moving study of Finnish men, as framed by the national obsession with the sauna. 

Rick Steves "Iran's Historic Capitals" on Create

Mon, 07/25/2011 - 9:00pm

Iran's rich history goes back millennia, to the days when Persepolis was home to "the king of kings." 

Loopdiver: The Journey of a Dance on WXXI-TV

Sun, 07/31/2011 - 11:30pm

What begins as an experiment involving the loops and repetitions created by today's computerized world evolves into a complex exploration of daily repetitive patterns. 

Classical Mornings, July 7 & July 8

Weekdays, 6-10am

Thursday, July 7

Works by William Walton, Gioacchino Rossini, and Michael Torke

New music from the WXXI library

Composer’s Datebook: Handel celebrates peace

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