Arts and Culture

Why Quilts Matter: History, Art, and Politics on WXXI-TV

Sun, 10/30/2011 - 1:30pm

Tune in for this nine-part documentary series that looks at quilts in fresh new ways.

Packard - An American Classic Car on WXXI-TV

Mon, 10/24/2011 - 10:00pm

Tune in for a historical look at a classic American car.

Highlights from Past Shows Featured

Sat, 10/15/2011 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Stage Notes recently celebrated its first anniversary on WXXI.  This week, join host Robert Hammond and Laura Garrison, WXXI’s assistant vice president of individual giving, as together they showcase highlights from interviews  (with music) Hammond has conducted.

Julia Robinson and Hilbert's Tenth Problem

Thu, 03/16/2017 - 8:00pm

Julia Robinson, a pioneer among American women in mathematics, rose to prominence in a field where often she was the only woman.

Minor key

"Beware of missing chances; otherwise it may be altogether too late some day."  - Franz Liszt

Mornings on Classical 91.5, October 10 - 14

Join Brenda Tremblay for music, a mystery piece, and arts news. The Composers Datebook airs at 7:20 and the Writer’s Almanac at 8:20.

This week's highlights...

Live from Lincoln Center "Wynton at 50" on WXXI-TV

Thu, 10/13/2011 - 8:00pm

This extraordinary trumpeter uses the occasion of his golden birthday to throw a jazz celebration for the ages.

San Francisco Opera on Classical 91.5- Wagner's "Siegfried"

Sat, 10/08/2011 - 1:00pm

Sung in German, this audio recording of Siegfried delivers a powerful experience

Eastman Librarian Takes a New Look at Old Books

The librarian at the Eastman School of Music uses reference books from different decades to help students track the view of different composers over time.

Artistic Director and Producer of Rochester's CenterStage at the Jewish Community Center Takes the Stage

Sat, 10/08/2011 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Join host Robert Hammond as he talks in studio with Ralph Meranto about his sixth season with CenterStage on this week’s Stage Notes.