Classical 91.5

WXXI Classical 91.5 broadcasts classical music all day, every day, plus a variety of special programs.

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Where to Listen

WXXI Classical 91.5 can be heard on the FM radio dial in the Rochester, NY area, and on HD radio at 91.5-1. Some programming is also available on WXXY in the Houghton, NY area. Classical 91.5 is also streamed worldwide on the Internet (Listen Live).

Coming up on Classical 91.5

Monday, April 21, 2014 - 8:00pm
Legendary soprano Renata Scotto recalls her life, from her earliest memories as a young girl falling in love with opera, through her thriving career in this special.
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 - 12:01pm
Violinist Pia Liptak and pianist Ines Draskovic bring us a program of music by Maurice Ravel, George Antheil, and Aaron Copland.
Monday, April 28, 2014 - 8:00pm
Tito Gobbi, Master-Sinder: A Centenary Celebration documents the life of legendary singer/actor Tito Gobbi at the 100th anniversary of his birth.
Wednesday, April 30, 2014 - 12:10pm
This week on Live from Hochstein, the Antara Winds are “Startin' Sumthin'” with music by Jean-Philippe Rameau, Lars-Erik Larsson, and Jeff Scott (of Imani Winds).

Also on Classical 91.5

Thursdays at 8:00 p.m.
Former RPO Maestro Sir Mark Elder conducts Rimsky-Korsakov's Tale of the Invisible City of Kitezh in the April 24th broadcast.
Saturdays at 1:00 p.m. (end times vary)
All radio broadcasts begin at 1:00 p.m.  There are two Live in HD theatercasts this month.  Puccini's La Bohème on April 5, and Mozart's  Così fan tutte on April 26.
Sundays at 5:00 p.m.
From the Top celebrates young talent each week, and this month you can hear the program recorded on March 19, here in Rochester at Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre, featuring flutist Sir James Galway.
Sundays at 8:00 p.m.
Pipedreams Live! visits the University of Kansas on April 13th.
Sundays at 2 p.m.
Tune in on Sundays at 2:00 p.m. to hear a symphony inspired by Superman's home town of Metropolis (4/27 broadcast).
Sundays at 3:00 p.m.
Hear the complete Bach B minor Mass on the April 20th broadcast.
Airs 3:30 p.m. on Classical 91.5
A partnership with BOA Editions, celebrating more than 35 years of independent publishing
Tuesdays at 4:30pm and Wednesdays at 7:20am starting February 4, 2014
Learn more about the great performers you hear on Classical 91.5 and what makes them special. 

Recently on Classical 91.5

Wednesday, March 19, 2014 - 7:00pm
WXXI & Eastman School of Music bring NPR’s From the Top to record a show at Kodak Hall. 
Saturday, April 19, 2014 - 12:00pm
It appears that religion permeates our politics and culture. Join Host Robert Hammond as he examines how religion influences musical theatre.
Wednesday, April 16, 2014 - 8:00pm
WXXI is pleased to bring its listeners The Dranoff International 2-Piano Foundation, a four part series that highlights the foundation and its 2013 competition.


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