Radio Special Program

Holiday Specials on Classical 91.5

Throughout the holiday season

Classical 91.5 is proud to bring its listeners seasonal music throughout the holiday season.

NPR's Three-Part Interview with President Obama

Mon, 12/29/2014 - 6:00am

President Obama talks about his relationship with Congress, his recent executive actions on immigration and Cuba, race in the U.S., and foreign policy.

Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival on Classical 91.5

Sun, 05/27/2018 - 2:00pm

Listeners will be taken on a musical journey to the foothills of New Mexico's Sangre de Cristo Mountains for 13 concerts from the 2017 Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival.

The Lyric Opera of Chicago on Classical 91.5

Sat, 05/12/2018 - 1:00pm

The Lyric Opera of Chicago broadcasts return with ten-operas, including Lyric's premiere of the rarely performed French version of Gluck's Orphee et Eurydice (1744 Paris Version.) 

Backstage Pass with the Society for Chamber Music in Rochester on Classical 91.5

Fri, 05/11/2018 - 1:00pm

May's edition of Backstage Pass with host Julia Figueras features members of the Society for Chamber Music in Rochester (SCMR). 

America Abroad: Islam and the Cosmos

Sun, 05/06/2018 - 9:00pm

Seven years into a brutal civil war in Syria, we are reminded how fragile states can lead to regional instability, cause humanitarian crises and fall prey to extremist organizations, such as ISIS.

Carnegie Hall Live on Classical 91.5

Tue, 05/01/2018 - 8:00pm

The seventh season of Carnegie Hall Live features: the Opening Night Gala Concert with the Philadelphia Orchestra, with pianist Lang Lang and Chick Corea, the National Youth Orchestra of the USA under Marin Alsop, the Israel Philharmonic under Zubin Mehta, the Vienna Philharmonic under Gustavo Dudamel, the Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra under Mariss Jansons, and more of the world's most esteemed artists. Carnegie Hall Live airs Tuesdays at 8 p.m. on Classical 91.5, beginning on May 1, 2018.

The Lyric Opera of Chicago on Classical 91.5

Sat, 05/12/2018 - 1:00pm

(Rochester, NY)- The Lyric Opera of Chicago broadcasts return with ten-operas, including Lyric's premiere of the rarely performed French version of Gluck's Orphee et Eurydice (1744 Paris Version.) This highly-anticipated production marks Lyric's first collaboration with The Joffrey Ballet.

Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra Series

Mon, 04/09/2018 - 8:00pm

Classical 91.5’s Brenda Tremblay hosts the radio broadcast series of the 2017-18 season of the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra (RPO). 

Opioid Crisis: The Ripple Effect Talk Show

Tue, 04/10/2018 - 2:00pm

In this one-hour talk show we'll discuss the opioid epidemic here in Rochester and across the country.