Classical 91.5

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  • Classical Morning Host and Producer

    Brenda Tremblay bolts out of bed every weekday morning at 4:00 a.m. to present classical music on Classical 91.5 FM, streaming at wxxi.org.   (The broadcast starts at 6:00 a.m. with birdsong, inspired by the BBC.)  She’s an NEA Fellow who’s...

  • Host of Music of the 21st Century

    Chris Hickey studied piano beginning age 8 and flute at age 12. Distracted by the Beatles, he took up guitar at 15. He played pop music, rock, soul, jazz, country and classical. Chris earned a BA in Music from Nazareth College, as its first...

  • Sunday morning host

    John Andres is your genial host, Sunday mornings from 6 to 8 a.m. and often fills in on other day parts.  His love of classical music comes from his parents who took him to concerts at a young age.  John says that with a little practice he can...

  • Music Director and Midday host

    A Strong Memorial baby and Greece Arcadia grad, Julia Figueras is the Music Director and mid-day host for WXXI-FM. She is also the producer and host for the award-winning monthly interview...

  • Classical Music Host

    Marianne has been fortunate to be involved in four decades of WXXI’s multimedia services, first as radio operations director, then FM program manager, and since 1988 as a part-time music programmer and host.  She joined WXXI radio when, like...

  • Fascinatin' Rhythm Host

    Michael Lasser grew up just across the Hudson in New Jersey at a time when Broadway was still Broadway, and kids, parents, and grandparents could all sing the same songs. He is a broadcaster, writer, lecturer, writer, critic, and teacher. He is...

  • Afternoon host

    Mona Seghatoleslami is the host and producer on WXXI Classical 91.5 FM weekdays from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. She also hosts the lunchtime concert series Live From Hochstein Wednesdays at 12:10 p.m., interviews musicians,...

  • With Heart and Voice Host

    Peter DuBois serves as Director of Music/Organist at Third Presbyterian Church in Rochester, a position he has held since 1991.

    Peter brings over thirty-five years experience as a practicing church musician, choral conductor and concert...

  • Stage Notes Host / Corporate Support Executive

    Robert A. Hammond is a seasoned broadcasting and marketing professional and a fervent supporter of Broadway and the arts. He has a career spanning over 20 years in radio, including experience as a general manager in the Rochester market. Robert...