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.

Front Lines: A Selected Shorts Memorial Day Special

Sun, 05/28/2017 - 9:00pm

(Rochester, NY) –  On Memorial Day, AM 1370 honors soldiers who have given their lives in battle, and remember also those who are still serving.  

We Knew JFK: Unheard Stories from the Kennedy Archives

Sun, 05/21/2017 - 9:00pm

(Rochester, NY) – As we approach the 100th birthday of John F. Kennedy (May 29), AM 1370 is proud to bring its listener an hour-long radio documentary on the life of John F. Kennedy, told in oral history form, through the first-person recollections of those who knew him.

America Abroad: Trump's Approach to the Middle East

Sun, 05/07/2017 - 9:00pm

(Rochester, NY) – As the Trump administration begins ironing out its strategy in the Middle East, America Abroad examines what may lie ahead in regards to Israel, Syria, Iran, and the fight against ISIS. 

Backstage Pass with James VanDemark on Classical 91.5

Tue, 05/02/2017 - 1:00pm

This year marks the 40th year of teaching at the Eastman School of Music for double bassist James VanDemark.

Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival on Classical 91.5

Sun, 05/28/2017 - 2:00pm

(Rochester, NY)- Listeners will be taken on a musical journey to the foothills of New Mexico’s Sangre de Cristo Mountains for thirteen new, music-filled hours from the Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival.

The Lyric Opera of Chicago on Classical 91.5

Sat, 05/20/2017 - 1:00pm

(Rochester, NY)- The Lyric Opera of Chicago broadcasts return with nine-opera series, and launching Lyric’s much-anticipated new Ring cycle, is Das Rheingold – withcaptivating performances by Eric Owens, Samuel Youn, and Štefan Margita.

The Film Score: Music for Memorial Day on Classical 91.5

Mon, 05/29/2017 - 12:00pm

(Rochester, NY)- Chicago Tribune film critic Michael Phillips present The Film Score: Music for Memorial Day, an hour-long special that explores music composed for stories of the Civil War, World War I, World War II, the Vietnam War, and the post-9/11 world we inhabit today.

Kaddish: Reflections on the Holocaust in Music and Words on Classical 91.5

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 2:00pm

A dozen years before the beginning of the Second World War, the Nazis began what would become the unparalleled slaughter of Europe's "undesirables," most of whom were Jews.