Arts and Culture

A Titanic Double Feature

Sun, 04/05/2015 - 2:00pm

Join us for two programs examining the legacy of the Titanic disaster.

"This is Mr. Copland's House"

During my sojourn to Copland House, I talked with pianist and Artistic and Executive Director Michael Boriskin. In this podcast, you'll hear the story of how a grassroots movement saved Aaron Copland's house, how the composer thought to honor his favorite teacher in his garden, and how the house serves to promote the creation of new music. 

Medieval Lives: Birth, Marriage, Death

Sat, 04/04/2015 - 5:00pm

Historian, author and television presenter Helen Castor explores how the people of the Middle Ages handled the most fundamental moments of transition in life.

American Masters — Jascha Heifetz: God’s Fiddler

Fri, 04/17/2015 - 9:00pm

Discover the story of legendary musician Jascha Heifetz (1901-1987).

Annie Lennox: Nostalgia Live in Concert

Fri, 04/03/2015 - 10:00pm

Music superstar Annie Lennox performs some of the most memorable melodies and lyrics from the American Songbook.

On the Other Side of the Fence

Sun, 04/26/2015 - 3:00pm

Don't miss this warm-hearted documentary about acceptance and diversity.

Thirteen Ways of Looking at Aaron Copland

I recently made a pilgrimage to the Copland House north of New York City.  It's pretty much as he left it: simple, rustic, and woodsy.  A little musty.  Watch this space for more, including an interview with the composer-in-residence, Stephen Snowden, and enjoy this scrapbook.



National Memorial Day Concert 2015

Sun, 05/24/2015 - 8:00pm

Tune in for this Memorial Day tradition.

John Denver: Country Boy

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 9:00pm

One of the world's best-known and best-loved performers, John Denver earned international acclaim as a songwriter, performer, actor, environmentalist and humanitarian.

Music of Jennifer Higdon

When Jennifer Higdon came to Rochester as the composer in residence for the 2014 Women in Music Festival, her music was performed on a number of concerts throughout the week, including an “All Higdon Concert” at the Eastman School of Music Hatch Recital Hall.

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