Radio Special Program

Backstage Pass with Red Creek Duo

Fri, 02/24/2017 - 1:00pm

Violinist An-Chi Lin and guitarist Anton Machleder, also known as the Red Creek Duo, join host Julia Figueras for an hour of music and conversation

Lincoln in Music and Letters

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 12:00pm

An hour-long, song-filled journey on Abraham Lincoln’s funeral train.  Never before had a president’s death been memorialized by rail.

Historically Black

Sun, 02/12/2017 - 9:00pm

Objects hold history. They’re evocative of stories stamped in time.

The Stradivarius of Singers: A Tribute to Leontyne Price

Sat, 02/11/2017 - 5:00pm

One of the most renowned and beloved singers of the 20th century, American soprano Leontyne Price rose to superstardom at a time when African-American artists were only just beginning to achieve major recognition in the operatic world.


Mon, 01/23/2017 - 8:00pm

WXXI brings its AM 1370 listeners a new, weeknight call-in radio show that invites everyday Americans to talk, debate, and find common ground in the first 100 days of the new administration.

Say It Loud

Mon, 01/16/2017 - 1:00pm

This hour-long documentary traces the last 50 years of black history through stirring, historically important speeches by African Americans from across the political spectrum.

Truth, Politics and Power

Tue, 01/17/2017 - 8:00pm

Host Neal Conan delves into one of the most provocative questions being asked about our next President. 

Shanghai Symphony Orchestra

Wed, 01/11/2017 - 8:00pm

Classical 91.5 presents the first broadcast series of a Chinese orchestra in the U.S. KDFC’s Hoyt Smith hosts along with Shanghai Symphony Orchestra’s Maestro Long Yu.

A Tribute to Tom Hampson

Sat, 12/31/2016 - 9:00pm

WXXI pays tribute to the late Tom Hampson, host of Jazz from the Cellar, with a special broadcast.

College Choice: The Value of It All

Sun, 01/08/2017 - 9:00pm

"All Things Considered" host, Robert Siegel,  spent more than a year checking in periodically with nine college seniors, talking with them about their choice of school and how things turned out. This special program follows the arc of these visits, capturing the highlights of this reporting project from beginning to end.

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