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Live from Hochstein Concert & Broadcast Series

Hochstein Announces Live from Hochstein

Concert & Broadcast Fall 2014 Series

Wednesdays 12:10 p.m. to 12:50 p.m. October 15- December 10, 2014

Hochstein School of Music & Dance has provided free noontime concerts for the Rochester community for over 38 years. The downtown venue of the Hochstein Performance Hall opens its doors, with brown bag lunches encouraged, to office workers, retirees, senior citizens, singles, and families.  Radio listeners can tune to WXXI Classical 91.5/ 90.3 FM to hear the live broadcast with host Mona Seghatoleslami. Plan your mid-day getaway with some great performers this fall including duets, trios, chamber ensembles, and the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra. 

Oct. 15           Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra

Ward Stare conducts Rossini’s Barber of Seville and Mendelssohn’s Symphony No. 4.


Oct. 22            Neave Trio

Anna Williams, violin

Toni James, piano

Mikhail Veselov, cello 

                       Piano trio with music of Haydn, Schubert, Shostakovich, Piazolla


Oct. 29           The Telos Trio: Postcards: An International Trip

Rita George Simmons, flute

Debbie Grohman, clarinet

Willie LaFavor, piano

Music of Higdon, Aubin, Husa, Debussy, and more


November 5    Vertex Saxophone Quartet: Happy Birthday, Mr. Sax!

Chisato Eda Marling, soprano saxophone

Kristin Nicole Bayer, alto saxophone

Mark Kraszewski, tenor saxophone

Nancy Boone-Bahr, baritone saxophone

A bicentennial celebration of the birth of the saxophone's inventor


Nov. 12            Ithaca Flute Duo

 Elizabeth Shuhan and Juliana Pepinsky

Female composers/arrangers: Jeanne Baxtresser, Jasmine Choi, Elizabeth Shuhan, Katherine Hoover, and Nicole Chamberlain         


Nov.  19          Richard Strauss: A 150th Birthday Tribute

Tigran Vardanyan, violin

Doleen Hood, piano

Featuring the Sonata for Violin and Piano 


Nov. 26           No concert today – Happy Thanksgiving!


Dec. 3             Eastman Horn Choir

Peter Kurau, director

Holiday music for horns


Dec. 10           A Cup of Good Cheer

featuring Madrigalia

Cary Ratcliffe, music director

Join us for our annual celebration of the holiday season


Dr. and Mrs. Sidney Sobel have provided continuous underwriting of the Live from Hochstein Broadcast & Concert Series since 1993. It is also made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.