Founded in 1842 by a group of local musicians led by American-born Ureli Corelli Hill, the New York Philharmonic is by far the oldest symphony orchestra in the United States, and one of the oldest in the world. The New York Philharmonic, a longtime media pioneer, began radio broadcasts in 1922, and is currently represented by The New York Philharmonic This Week — syndicated nationally 52 weeks per year.
From the Top
From the Top, with host Christopher O'Riley, is a weekly radio series that showcases the nation's most outstanding young classical musicians. Each one-hour program presents pre-collegiate musicians whose stunning individual performances are combined with lively interviews, unique pre-produced segments, lighthearted sketches and musical games.
Classical Guitar Alive!
A weekly one-hour program that celebrates the classical repertory of the world's most-played musical instrument in a wide variety of settings. Host Tony Morris, award-winning performer, combines his passion for the music, his knowledge of the instrument & its history, and interviews with guest artists as listeners enjoy the guitar performed in various musical settings.
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Hosted by: Peter DuBois
With Heart and Voice presents sacred music that spans the full range of Western classical music, from the Gothic period through the 21st century, with occasional surprises from the non-western tradition. The program, hosted by Peter DuBois, celebrates the seasons of the liturgical year and focuses on the richness and beauty of sacred music. With Heart and Voice began as a local Sunday morning program on WXXI-FM in 1975, and has been broadcast nationally since 1989.
For 90 minutes each week, the eloquent and good-humored Michael Barone spotlights extraordinary instruments and performers playing awe-inspiring music as a part of Pipedreams. When the organ music ends, Barone continues with 30 additional minutes of related classical music, creating a convenient two-hour block of exquisite programming.
Music from the Hearts of Space with Stephen Hill
This radio program brings the timeless world of space, ambient and contemplative music direct to you.
Stephen Hill celebrates the values of calm, concentration, and quality with space-creating sounds from around the world.
In a phrase:
slow music for fast times.
Music of the 21st Century
Hosted by Chris Hickey
New age, Celtic, Jazz and world music that is energetic, rhythmic and melodic. It is a journey through a pleasing, surprising and sometimes startling musical landscape.
Earlier On WXXI-FM
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Hosted by John Andres
WXXI Classical 91.5 FM broadcasts classical music all day, every day.
With Heart and Voice - Rochester
Hosted by Peter DuBois
With Heart and Voice covers a wide spectrum of Western sacred music, with brief organ selections offered between choral works.
More info can be found: http://wxxi.org/whv
Sunday Baroque is a program of Baroque and early music hosted by classically trained flutist Suzanne Bona -- from National Public Radio.
Center Stage at Wolf Trap
Center Stage from Wolf Trap features intimate chamber music recitals by world-class artists. The 13-week series of hour-long programs presents highlights from Wolf Trap's Discovery Series. The program is co-hosted by Bill McGlaughlin and Classical WETA announcer Rich Kleinfeldt.