Upcoming Music Programs

Saturday, May 27, 2017 - 4:00pm

Enjoy the distinct sound of this group– an elegant blend of classical, latin and jazz elements.

Sunday, May 28, 2017 - 2:00pm

Join us on a musical journey to the foothills of New Mexico’s Sangre de Cristo Mountains for thirteen new, music-filled hours from the Santa Fe Chamber Music Festival.

Sunday, May 28, 2017 - 8:00pm

Join co-hosts Gary Sinise and Joe Mantegna for the 28th broadcast of this night of remembrance honoring the service and sacrifice of our men and women in uniform, their families at home and all those who have given their lives for our country. 

Monday, May 29, 2017 - 12:00pm

(Rochester, NY)- Chicago Tribune film critic Michael Phillips present The Film Score: Music for Memorial Day, an hour-long special that explores music composed for stories of the Civil War, World War I, World War II, the Vietnam War, and the post-9/11 world we inhabit today.

Friday, June 2, 2017 - 1:00pm

It’s been over nine years since tenor Gregory Kunde and his wife soprano Linda Wojciechowski joined Julia Figueras for an appearance on Backstage Pass.

Friday, June 2, 2017 - 9:00pm

The Peabody Awards has partnered with PBS and FUSION on a special television broadcast of the 76th Annual Peabody Awards Ceremony.

Saturday, June 3, 2017 - 4:00pm

Listening to the wondrous sounds Jon Ballantyne makes at the piano, audiences can never be sure where he will take the music next. 

Saturday, June 3, 2017 - 8:00pm

PBS will celebrate the 50th anniversary of the groundbreaking Beatles album with a new documentary, Sgt. Pepper's Musical Revolution, a look back at the creation and ongoing influence of Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band, released on June 1, 1967.

Sunday, June 4, 2017 - 4:00pm

In celebration of John F. Kennedy’s 100th birthday (May 29, 1917) JFK: The Lost Inaugural Gala, airing June 4, 2017 at 4 p.m. on WXXI-TV, opens a window into the glamour and excitement that descended on the nation’s capital for his 1961 inauguration, with a never-before-seen musical event: the Pre-Inaugural Gala produced by and starring Frank Sinatra.

Wednesday, June 7, 2017 - 8:00pm

Join WXXI for an evening of Joe Bonamassa live at Carnegie Hall and The Greek Theatre.