Hosted by Classical 91.5's Mona Seghatoleslami, Live from Hochstein is the longest running live broadcast concert series in Western New York.
Quick Facts
  • Hochstein is celebrating its 96th year.
  • Last year Hochstein served 3,950 individuals in our music, dance, and music therapy programs: 2,400 in music and dance, 850 in music therapy, and 700 in music and dance programs through various schools and community centers in our area.
  • 120+ instructors serve on Hochstein’s faculty.
  • Last year we helped approximately 1,385 individuals to participate in our music, dance, and music therapy programs through our tuition assistance program. Hochstein annually awards between $265,000-$340,000 in need-based scholarships.
  • Thousands of audience members attended Live from Hochstein (or listened to the concerts on WXXI-FM), Spotlight on Faculty, and our students’ solo recitals, ensemble concerts, and dance and music therapy department recitals. And more than 100,000 audience members attend Hochstein or rental events in the Performance Hall each year.