Arts and Culture

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Summer mornings in June

"…I’m happy with my decision; it's absolutely magnificent here. By the way, I'd also just mention that there's a ton of beer gardens . . . "

(Postcard from Brahms, eight days after arriving in Thun, to his future biographer Max Kalbeck)

You Can't Ban Curiosity

Sat, 06/23/2012 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Winner of eight Tony Awards, including best musical,

Travel with Kids MARATHON

Sat, 06/23/2012 - 6:00am

Jeremy and Carrie travel the globe with their two sons, Nathan and Seamus.

My Reincarnation

Sun, 06/24/2012 - 10:30pm

Witness the epic story of exiled Tibetan Buddhist master Chögyal Namkhai Norbu and his Western-born son, Yeshi.

Harry Connick Jr. In Concert on Broadway

Sun, 06/24/2012 - 2:00pm

Delight in the dynamic New Orleans style of three-time Grammy Award-winner Harry Connick Jr. 

Ronnie Kroell, Bravo's "Make Me a Super Model," is Out & Open Act Two

Sat, 06/16/2012 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

In recognition LGBT Pride Month, join host Robert Hammond and his guest Ronnie Kroell for act two of Out and Open

Mornings, June 11 - 15

Brenda wakes you up with classical music, the Writers Almanac, Composers Datebook, and a daily Mystery Piece at 6:40 a.m. This week, test your knowledge of classical newsmakers.

Three Random Artifacts, Bobblehead Included

I.  GLASS ART

You could own an original piece of visual art by composer Philip Glass.  He donated a 6” X 6” piece to the Rochester Contemporary Art Center, 137 East Avenue in Rochester.  The gallery’s director Blue Cease sent this picture of the back of the work:   

Britain's Royal Weddings

Sun, 07/15/2012 - 10:30pm

The intimate story of Britain's royal weddings, starting with the wedding of Princess Anne to Captain Mark Phillips, told from the point of view of people who were there.