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"Live from Hochstein": Produced in partnership with WXXI Classical

Hosted by WXXI Classical's Mona Seghatoleslami, Live from Hochstein is the longest running live broadcast concert series in Western New York. Broadcast live from the Hochstein Performance Hall (50 North Plymouth Ave. in Rochester), the series presents performances by some of the finest artists from the Rochester area’s musical community.

Each of these concerts runs from 12:10-12:50 p.m., giving downtown business people, teachers, families, students, and friends an opportunity to enjoy classical music during the noon hour.

Listen to the concert on WXXI Classical at 91.5 FM, 90.3 FM, or online at https://www.wxxiclassical.org. Listen to an encore broadcast on WXXI Classical 91.5 FM at 10:00 pm the day of the concert.


Sidney and Barbara Sobel have generously provided continuous underwriting of the Live from Hochstein Broadcast & Concert Series since 1993. 

Hochstein programs are made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Kathy Hochul and the New York State Legislature. Hochstein programs are also made possible by the Monroe County Legislature; Adam Bello, Monroe County Executive.

Performance Hall Photo: Aaron Winters

Photo: Aaron Winters

Fall 2023

October 18 – Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra 

October 25 – Ekstasis Duo: Slavic Masters

November 1 – Michael Wayne & Chiao-Wen Cheng

November 8 – Ghosts, Daredevils, Elegies, and Tangos

November 15 – Then and Now: Metamorphosis

November 22 – 2023 David Hochstein Recital Competition Winners (pre-recorded)

November 29 – Epongue Ekille & Friends: Songs from Childhood

December 6 – Eastman Horn Choir: Holiday Music for Horns

December 13 – Madrigalia: A Cup of Good Cheer

Please note that only bottled water is allowed in the newly renovated hall. PLEASE do not attend any activity at Hochstein if you are not feeling 100% healthy.

Click here to download and print a copy of the Fall 2023 Live from Hochstein concert schedule.

Live from Hochstein Calendar