Classical 91.5

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

Your top 40 favorite classical works!

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

Saturday, November 1, 2014 (All day)
11/1/14 Whatever Happened to Wodehouse  
Saturday, November 8, 2014 (All day)
Next on the American Opera Series is a presentation from the Caramoor Music Festival.
Saturday, November 8, 2014 (All day)
11/8/14 Carrying the Torch
Tuesday, November 11, 2014 - 1:00pm
Backstage Pass host Julia Figueras welcomes Madrigalia

Also on Classical 91.5

Mondays at 8:00PM
Enjoy a range of modern music this month from your Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra.
Tuesdays at 8:00 p.m.
Wagner's fantastic Overture to Der fliegende Hollander or "The Flying Dutchman" is featured in this months broadcasts from Minnesota.
Sundays at 5:00 p.m.
From Colorado to Miami and up to New England, this month features performers from across the country telling their stories and showing their skills.
Tuesdays at 8:00 p.m.
The San Francisco Symphony broadcast continues with Schubert, Shostakovich, Stravinsky, and Shostakovich.
Thursdays at 8:00 p.m.
The first broadcast of the month brings you some of Benjamin Britten's finest work including Suite on English Folk Tune and Four Sea Interludes and Passacaglia from Peter Grimes. 
Sundays at 3:00 p.m.
On 11/9, Unsuk Chin's Clarinet Concerto is aired, with a performance by Kari Kriikku, one of the premier performers of modern clarinet music. Alan Gilbert, music director of the New York Philharmonic, stated in an interview that the piece was written specifically for Kriikku and was an exempliary piece of Chins work which encompassed both her South Korean herritage and a new, modern twist. It is complimented by Mahler's Symphony No. 1.
Sundays at 8:00 p.m.
In preparation for one of America's favorite holidays, the broadcast on 11/23 features works by American composers. 
Tuesdays at 8:00 p.m.
American Music Month may have ended in November, but the Milwaukee Symphony presents a great program of American music on December 22nd. 

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, November 22, 2014 - 12:00pm
As we prepare for Thanksgiving, host Robert Hammond cooks up a Stage Notes stuffed
Saturday, November 22, 2014 (All day)
Next on the American Opera Series is a presentation from the Chicago Symphony Orchestra.


Now Playing

Schedule / Listen Live View the Classical 91.5 Schedule Listen to Classical 91.5

Classical Blog Posts

Fri, 11/14/2014 - 9:48am
Tue, 11/11/2014 - 8:44am
Wed, 11/05/2014 - 7:30am

WXXI Arts Features

Classical 91.5


This group offers an RSS feed. Or subscribe to these personalized, sitewide feeds:
Syndicate content