Classical 91.5

WXXI Classical 91.5 FM is Rochester's only classical public radio station, broadcasting locally hosted classical music and concerts from around the world every day. Explore our site to find playlists of locally hosted programs, highlights of upcoming concerts, blogs, and arts features. Find syndicated program listings by clicking on the program title on the FULL WEEK SCHEDULE page.

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Where to Listen

Classical 91.5 can be heard in the Greater Rochester, NY area at FM 91.5 on the FM radio dial, and on HD radio at 91.5-1.  You can also stream Classical 91.5 or listen anywhere in the world via the free WXXI mobile app for iPhone or Android.  Some programming is also available in the Southern Tier in the Houghton, NY area at FM 90.3.

Coming up on Classical 91.5

Thursday, April 2, 2015 - 10:00pm
Exploring the connections between visual art and musical creation in Latin American music.
Friday, April 3, 2015 - 12:00pm
The 60 professional musicians that make up the chorus and orchestra of Music of the Baroque present J.S. Bach's Passion According to St. John.
Saturday, April 4, 2015 - 11:00am
4/4   Domesticity
Sunday, April 5, 2015 - 12:01am
An Easter Celebration“Alleluia!  Christ is Risen!” Peter DuBois will share glorious choral and organ music to celebrate the Resurrection.  And we’ll mark the 40th anniversary of the program, “With Heart and Voice!”

Also on Classical 91.5

Tuesdays at 8:00 p.m.
The San Fransisco Symphony performs romantic favoriates and lesser known pieces, such as Dutilleux's second Symphony and Britten's concerto for violin and viola, as part of the March 2015 concert features.
Saturdays at 1:00 p.m. (end times vary)
The Metropolitan Opera radio broadcast this March features operas of Verdi, Shostakovich, Mascagni, and Leoncavallo. All radio broadcasts begin at 1:00 p.m. unless specifically noted.  There is one Live in HD Theatercast this month (4/25); it is noted "Live in HD." 
Sundays at 3:00 p.m.
Hear Bach's magnificant B Minor Mass played on Easter Sunday by the New York Philharmonic!
Sundays at 5:00 p.m.
From the Top features annual highlights, performances from the Interlochen Arts Academy, and more this month. 
Sundays at 8:00 p.m.
This month on Pipedreams hear beautiful music of all periods in celebration of Easter, Polish compositions, and a wide array of the original 'touch pieces,' toccatas. 
Thursdays at 8:00 p.m.
An exciting month of broadcasts from the Chicago Symphony featuring an appearance by Yo-yo Ma, symphonies by Tchaikovsky, Brucker, Schubert, and Mozart, and two musical interpretations of Romeo and Juliet. 
Thursdays at 10:00pm
Hear music inspired by visual art, tango meant for the concert hall, lost pieces of Villa-Lobos, and more this month on Fiesta!

Recently on Classical 91.5

Sunday, March 29, 2015 - 12:01am
Palm/Passion SundayBeginning with music to mark Jesus’ triumphal entry into Jerusalem, followed by the Passion that unfolds, join Peter DuBois for some of the most powerful music of the church year.
Saturday, March 28, 2015 - 12:00pm
Join host Robert Hammond as he features songs from some of the most revived Broadway musicals,
Saturday, March 28, 2015 - 11:00am
3/28      James Reese Europe


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