Arts and Culture

Ferrets: The Pursuit of Excellence on WXXI-TV

Tue, 07/06/2010 - 9:00pm

A look at one of the quirkiest show animals.

That mystery piece you heard . . .

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Today's early morning mystery piece was Maurice Ravel's La Valse. Georges Pretre conducted the Radio Symphony Orchestra of Stuttgart (Hanssler 93013.) Congratulations to Robert, who guessed via e-mail at btre...@wxxi.org. Tomorrow, we'll hear a work by a Czech composer which, by 1952, had been performed a thousand times at Prague’s National Theater. Hear a daily mystery piece at around 6:40 a.m. on Classical 91.5.

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An Evening With Smokey Robinson on WXXI-TV

Sun, 07/04/2010 - 9:30pm

Gwen Ifill talks with Smokey Robinson, giving viewers an insider’s look at the life and career of the Motown legend.

A Capitol Fourth 2013

Thu, 07/04/2013 - 8:00pm

America’s favorite Independence Day celebration kicks off our country’s 237th birthday.

The Red Green Show on WXXI-TV

Sat, 07/03/2010 - 10:30pm

Escape to the country every week with Red Green and the cast from the Possum Lodge.

Great Old Amusement Parks

Tue, 07/30/2013 - 9:00pm

A celebration of these wooden and mechanical old getaways and the communities that support them.

POV "The Beaches of Agnes"

Wed, 10/12/2011 - 7:00pm

Award-winning French filmmaker Agnès Varda employs the magic of cinema to juxtapose the real and the imagined.

The Ultimate Resource on PBS World

Wed, 06/16/2010 - 7:00pm

This documentary highlights free market initiatives around the world.

WXXI launches a new radio station in Ithaca

Mon, 05/24/2010 - 9:00am

WITH-FM offers the perfect balance of eclectic music and engaging news programs.

POV "William Kunstler: Disturbing the Universe" on WXXI-TV

Tue, 06/22/2010 - 10:00pm

A look how William Kunstler became “the most hated and most loved lawyer in America”.

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