Wed, 03/25/2015 - 2:00pm

Pictured: Cantus

Credit: Curtis Johnson

Julia Figueras welcomes the acclaimed “premier men’s vocal ensemble in the United States” (Fanfare), Cantus to WXXI's studios for Backstage Pass, Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at 2 p.m. on Classical 91.5. The ensemble is in town to perform a special concert at Houghton College on March 25 at 7:30 p.m. Cantus engages audiences in a meaningful music experience and ensures the future of ensemble singing by mentoring young singers and educators. The ensemble works together to reach new levels of artistic excellence, innovation and audience engagement.

Backstage Pass is a monthly live performance program that gives listeners the backstage experience of meeting local and visiting artists. An encore of this broadcast will air Sunday, March 29 at 1 p.m. on Classical 91.5.