Radio Special Program

Russian Accents: Rachmaninov, Stravinsky and the Piano

Wed, 01/16/2013 - 8:00pm

In addition to sizzling live performances by Toradze and members of the Toradze Piano Studio, the program includes piano recordings by Rachmaninoff and Stravinsky.

New Year's Day Specials

Tue, 01/01/2013 - 11:00am

WXXI celebrates the first day of 2013 with two specials

The Capitol Steps: Politics Takes a Holiday New Year's Eve Edition 2012

Sun, 12/30/2012 - 9:00pm

Help us roast 2012 to a crisp with The Capitol Steps and their annual year-in-review awards ceremony

Hugh Bonneville plays "Not My Job" on Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me!

Mon, 12/10/2012 - 9:00pm

If you love Downton Abbey, be sure to tune in tonight for the hilarious Hugh Bonneville (Lord Grantham) on Wait Wait... Don't Tell Me!

Roll Credits: A Hollywood Holiday

Tue, 12/25/2012 - 9:00am

During the holidays we unpack, dust off and polish up countless traditions.

Hearing Voices "Christmas Mashup"

Mon, 12/24/2012 - 12:00pm

Hearing Voices host Barrett Golding presents some holiday cheer and holiday weird. 

Heaven and Nature Sing

Sat, 12/22/2012 - 3:30pm
Dec 22 at 3:30 p.m. and Dec 24 at 8:30 a.m.

Nearly 200 musicians from the ensembles of Houghton College’s Greatbatch School of Music in Houghton, New York bring a sense of wonder and enchantment to this festive season. 

State of the Re:Union with Al Letson "Internet Communities: Making the Virtual Real"

Sun, 12/02/2012 - 9:00pm

At this point in the 21st century, it’s kind of impossible to talk about community-building without, at some point, talking about the internet.

Candles Burning Brightly

Tue, 12/11/2012 - 12:00pm

Mindy Ratner and Bill Morelock offer music and stories for the devotional and delectable aspects of Chanukah: from the significance of the lighting of candles, to the essential ritual of preparing (and eating!) latkes. 

Intelligence Squared US "Should Drugs Be Legalized"

Sun, 11/25/2012 - 9:00pm

It was 1971 when President Richard Nixon declared a "war on drugs." $2.5 trillion dollars later, drug use is half of what it was 30 years ago, and thousands of offenders are successfully diverted to treatment instead of jail.

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