Classical 91.5

Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra

Seasonal, 8 to 10pm on WXXI-FM 91.5, WXXY 90.3, WXXI-FM/HD 91.5-1, WITH-FM/HD 90.1-2 and online at

The 2015-2016 Season of the RPO Philharmonic series with Maestro Ward Stare.

Classical 91.5’s Brenda Tremblay hosts the radio broadcast series of the 2015-16 season of the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra. The series airs Mondays at 8 p.m., beginning April 25, 2016. RPO Music Director Ward Stare conducts eight of the 12 Philharmonics Series, including the season opener Ward Stare Conducts Pines of Rome on Monday April 25 at 8 p.m. on Classical 91.5.

The broadcast series includes: 

  • Sibelius and Britten
  • Seaman Conducts Brahms 4 with RPO Conductor Laureate Christopher Seaman(The Christopher Seaman Chair, Supported by Barbara and Patrick Fulford and The Conductor Laureate Society)
  • Prokofiev’s Romeo and Juliet
  • Tchaikovsky's Pathétique with Fabien Gabel
  • Beethoven 4
  • Mozart 29 with Günther Herbig
  • Ein Heldenleben (A Hero’s Life)
  • Strauss’ Four Last Songs
  • Yuja Wang Plays Bartók
  • World-Premiere Tyzik with Principal Pops Conductor Jeff Tyzik
  • Daphnis and Chloé

Each episode includes interview content with the conductor and/or soloist.

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September RPO ON THE AIR

Aug 27, 2016

There’s nothing like the beautiful group trance of a live concert, but if you missed a night at the RPO last season, no worries.  The 2015-16 season broadcasts will continue on Monday nights at 8:00 p.m. this fall with these performances: See all

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