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Check under the hood

What’s lurking in your piano?  This week a piano technician found these treasures inside the instrument at my house:

Sing along with Mitch

Your public radio stations' recent drive ended with a bang!   Our spring membership campaign raised more than $150,244 to sustain WXXI’s services.  1,345 public radio listeners made contributions over a few short days.  If you are a contributing and sustaining member, thank you.  There’s not enough ink in the ocean (Okay, is there any ink in the ocean? You know what I mean!) to express how happy we are to serve you day in and day out, offering the best performances we can our lay hands on.

 

Ivan Treviño Live from Hochstein interview

This week on Live from Hochstein, the student cello quartet C4 ROC, Kathleen Kemp, and members of the Eastman Percussion Ensemble played  music by composer and percussionist Ivan Treviño. It was the opening event of Percussion Rochester.

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Opera...in Space!

This weekend, I went to Illinois to see Paradises Lost, by Stephen Andrew Taylor, with a libretto by Marcia Johnson, based on a novella Ursula K. Leguin.

Science fiction opera! I'm so excited that two different things that I love (reading science fiction and listening to opera), have come together.

"One Woman, a World of Music" - Flutist Rhonda Larson

Flutist Rhonda Larson combines her classical training with the wide range of musical inspirations she discovered while performing and traveling with the Paul Winter Consort.

Sing for your supper, sing for your life

Thank you for checking in.  Here’s some of the latest Rochester music news, mostly about singing contests.

ROCHESTER'S 2012 CLASSICAL IDOL

This year’s Classical Idol competition sparked a little controversy. More on that later.  

"One Woman, a World of Music" - Interview with Flutist Rhonda Larson

Flutist Rhonda Larson combines her classical training with the wide range of musical inspirations she discovered while performing and traveling with the Paul Winter Consort.

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Complication


"Extreme complication is contrary to art."   Claude Deubssy

On Record Podcast

A collection of discussions between special guests and Music Director and midday host, Julia Figueras.

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