Arts and Culture

Mornings on Classical 91.5 October 31 - November 4

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Monday, October 31     Happy Halloween!

Composers Datebook: Hovhaness in "HOOS-ton"

Writer’s Almanac: Haunted Houses

John Andres hosts

 

Tuesday, November 1

Composers Datebook: Chopin gets out of town

Writer’s Almanac:  “the match of the century”

John Andres hosts

Masks of the Rochester Early Music Fest

 

The 11th annual Rochester Early Music Festival offered Music for All Hallows: Spirits, Saints, and Sinners.

A few audience members and musicians wore masks from Venice, China, and Japan.

Happy Halloween!



Antiques Roadshow "Tasty Treasures"

Mon, 09/02/2013 - 8:00pm

This special edition features a cornucopia of appetizing antiques and delectable collectibles for and about eating and drinking.

MASTERPIECE CONTEMPORARY "The Song of Lunch" on WXXI-TV

Sun, 11/13/2011 - 9:00pm

Eavesdrop on two ex-lovers who meet for lunch at their favorite haunt from years before. Will sparks reignite?

PBS Arts from the Chicago: American Masters Bill T. Jones: A Good Man on WXXI-TV

Sun, 11/13/2011 - 2:00pm

A window into the creative process as one of our nation’s most enduring artists explores what it means to be a good man, to be a free man, to be a citizen.

Rochester Philharmonic Youth Orchestra

Fri, 11/11/2011 - 1:00pm

Tune in for a sneak peek at the next generation of musical greats. (Watch the Performance On Demand)

Gamelon

Fri, 10/28/2011 - 1:00pm

Join Backstage Pass for a musical journey to Indonesia. (Watch the performance On-Demand)

Singing Mahler with people I love

In the first book of a two-volume autobiography, Gunther Schuller: A Life in Pursuit of Music and Beauty (University of Rochester Press, 2011) Gunther Schuller reflects on his early influences.

Wade McCollum Co-hosts The Haunting Music of Broadway

Sat, 10/29/2011 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Dracula.  Bloodthirsty, lustful and evil incarnate—but above all—a gentleman.  The Count journeys from his gloomy Transylvanian castle to WXXI to co-host the second edition of The Haunting Music of Broadway.