Live from Hochstein “A Cup of Good Cheer”
(Rochester, New York) – Hochstein's annual holiday concert, A Cup of Good Cheer, featuring Madrigalia with conductor by Lee Wright airs Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 12:10 p.m. on Classical 91.5/FM-HD 91.5-1. The special repeats that evening at 10 p.m.
Madrigalia, a Rochester-based chamber ensemble, performs choral music of all genres at the highest level of artistic excellence, and promotes the appreciation of choral singing to diverse audiences through performances, recordings, broadcasts, outreach, and the commissioning of new music. Now in its 36th concert season,Madrigalia delights audiences of all ages with diverse choral repertoire spanning the centuries and exploring many styles.
Hosted by Classical 91.5's Mona Seghatoleslami, Live from Hochstein is the longest running live broadcast concert series in Western New York. Broadcast live from the Hochstein Performance Hall (50 North Plymouth Ave. in Rochester), the series presents performances by some of the finest artists from the Rochester area’s musical community. Each of these free “brown bag” concerts runs from 12:10-12:50 p.m., giving downtown business people, teachers, families, students and friends an opportunity to enjoy classical music during their lunch hour.
For a complete list of holiday programming on Classical 91.5, AM 1370, and WXXI-TV/HD visit WXXI.org/holiday
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