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Arts and Culture
Monday, December 26
Pieces by Verdi, Handel, and Sibelius
On the Composers’ Datebook: John Morton in a box
At 9:00 a.m. A Rochester Festival of Lessons and Carols
Tuesday, December 27
Works by the Waltz King, George Gershwin, and William Walton
Pour yourself a cup of coffee and start Christmas morning with music and friends, including Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra concertmaster Julianna Athayde, singer Dan McInerney, and RPO Music Director Arild Remmereit, who explains why, unlike most kids, he dreaded the arrival of Christmas when he was growing up in Norway. WXXI’s Brenda Tremblay hosts a two-hour special with music and a f
Monday, December 19
Pieces by F.J. Haydn, Grieg, Grainger
A joyful Latvian Christmas cantata, lovingly performed by the New York Latvian Choir
Tuesday, December 20
Works by Arvo Part, Peter Warlock, Johannes Brahms
Last year Amy Grant delighted Stage Notes listeners on Christmas Day. Host Robert Hammond is thrilled to welcome back this six-time Grammy Award winner to a special Christmas Eve edition of Stage Notes at 9 a.m. and 12:00 p.m.