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Live from Hochstein

Seasonal, Wednesdays 12:10 to 12:50pm, rpt 10 to 11pm on WXXI-FM 91.5, WXXY 90.3, WXXI-FM/HD 91.5-1 and online at wxxi.org

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.  The season also includes the annual Hochstein Recital Winners Concert.

The choir Madrigalia standing together near a piano
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A holiday classic – celebrate the season with a warm and welcoming mix of songs both old and new, sung by the choir Madrigalia. You can now hear the program online, for a limited time.

WXXI and Hochstein School of Music and Dance present A Cup of Good Cheer with Madrigalia December 7th at 12:10 p.m. on Classical 91.5 and 90.3, and streaming online at http://classical915.org/

Eastman Horn Choir on stage at Hochstein
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The Eastman Horn Choir returns for this holiday classic. Stop by or tune in to enjoy festive musical fun with horn players from the Eastman School of Music, led by Peter Kurau. 

WXXI and the Hochstein School of Music and Dance present Holiday Horns with the Eastman Horn Choir on November 30th at 12:10 p.m. on Classical 91.5, 90.3, and online at http://classical915.org/

The annual David Hochstein Recital Competition recognizes outstanding musicianship and performance skills of advanced student musicians in grades 10-12 who reside in the nine-county region surrounding Greater Rochester.  The students who win this competition perform at a recital at Hochstein each spring. 

This year’s winners are oboist Riesa Cassano, cellist Benjamin Doane, and pianist Jonathan Madden.  

The choir Madrigalia standing together near a piano
madrigalia.org

Live from Hochstein with host Mona Seghatoleslami is back with a whole new season of performances by some of the finest artists in our area broadcast live from Hochstein Performance Hall. 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. Live from Hochstein repeats that same day at 10 p.m. on Classical 91.5.
 


The season kicks off with the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, under the baton of Music Director Daniel Meyer on Wednesday, October 5, 2016 at 12:10 p.m. You can attend these concerts in person at Hochstein, listen to them on the radio on WXXI Classical 91.5, or stream them right here on our website. Here's the full schedule: 

Find peace and hope this week on Live from Hochstein with Musica Spei singing favorite choral masterworks from the Medieval and Renaissance periods.

You can see the concert in person at Hochstein or hear the live broadcast on the radio or streaming online, Wednesday May 18th, starting at 12:10pm. 

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