JoAnn Falletta + Symphonie fantastique (WXXI 91.5 Broadcast)

Original Performance Date: November 21 & 23, 2019 JoAnn Falletta, conductor Rebecca Gilbert, flute The Charlotte Whitney Allen Chair, funded in perpetuity  TAILLEFERRE Ouverture pour orchestre CHRISTOPHER ROUSE Flute Concerto BERLIOZ Symphonie fantastique WXXI and the RPO have partnered to broadcast select Philharmonics concerts from the 2019-20 Season. The RPO concerts are... read more

RPO @ Home: Chamber Ensembles

Marc Anderson, viola (Assistant Principal) Perrin Yang, violin Benjamin Krug, cello An-Chi Lin, violin BACH Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F major TCHAIKOVSKY Andante cantabile from String Quartet No. 1 in D major VIVALDI Concerto grosso in D minor, op. 3, no. 11 TRADITIONAL “Simple Gifts” MASCANGI  Intermezzo from Cavalleria rusticana... read more

Bach to Bartók (WXXI 91.5 Broadcast)

Original Performance Date: November 7 & 9, 2019 Ward Stare, conductor Tessa Lark, violin BACH/WEBERN Ricercar No. 2 from Musical Offering SCHOENBERG Five Pieces for Orchestra BERG Violin Concerto BARTÓK Concerto for Orchestra WXXI and the RPO have partnered to broadcast select Philharmonics concerts from the 2019-20 Season. The RPO concerts... read more

The Firebird (WXXI 91.5 Broadcast)

Original Performance Date: October 31 & November 2, 2019  Ward Stare, conductor Andrei Ioniță, cello DEBUSSY Printemps ELGAR Cello Concerto BOULANGER D'un soir triste BOULANGER D'un matin de printemps STRAVINSKY The Firebird Suite (1919) WXXI and the RPO have partnered to broadcast select Philharmonics concerts from the 2019-20 Season. The RPO... read more

Tchaikovsky 4 (WXXI 91.5 Broadcast)

Original Performance Date: October 17 & 19, 2019  Christopher Seaman, Conductor Laureate       The Christopher Seaman Chair, Supported by Barbara and Patrick Fulford and The Conductor Laureate Society Simone Porter, violin HINDEMITH Symphonic Metamorphosis on Themes of Carl Maria von Weber BRUCH Violin Concerto No. 1 TCHAIKOVSKY Symphony No. 4... read more

19th Amendment Celebration

Tune in to Facebook and YouTube at 6:30 PM for a special performance in honor of the 100th Anniversary of the 19th Amendment LIVE at the Susan B. Anthony House! Featuring Principal Second Violin Rob Simonds, Assistant Principal Second Violin Daryl Perlo (The James E. Dumm Chair, funded in perpetuity),... read more

Dvořák 8 (WXXI 91.5 Broadcast)

Original Performance Date: October 3 & 4, 2019  David Danzmayr, conductor Orli Shaham, piano HAYDN Symphony No. 34 MOZART Piano Concerto No. 17, K. 453 DVOŘÁK Symphony No. 8   WXXI and the RPO have partnered to broadcast select Philharmonics concerts from the 2019-20 Season. The RPO concerts are broadcast each Monday... read more

Living Room Series with Molly, Thomas, Benjamin, and Aika!

Join us for the rebroadcast of the Living Room Series with the Salaff String Quartet! The Salaff String Quartet was founded in 2014 by four members of the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, Thomas Rodgers (violin), Molly Werts McDonald (violin), Aika Ito (viola), and Benjamin Krug (cello). They all attended the Cleveland... read more

RPO resets concert season with livestreamed shows

Jeff Spevak, CITY Newspaper. Click here for the original article.   The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra confirmed Tuesday that it is postponing or canceling all of its  September, October and November traditional programming. In place of the performances: Five livestreamed concerts, without an audience, from Kodak Hall at Eastman Theatre. The... read more

Scheherazade.2 + Mothership (WXXI 91.5 Broadcast)

Original Performance: September 19 & 21, 2019  Ward Stare, conductor Leila Josefowicz, violin MASON BATES Mothership CINDY MCTEE Einstein's Dream STEVE REICH Three Movements for Orchestra JOHN ADAMS Scheherazade .2 WXXI and the RPO have partnered to broadcast select Philharmonics concerts from the 2019-20 Season.  The RPO concerts are broadcast each... read more