Live from Hochstein: Postcards with the Telos Trio

Live from Hochstein: Postcards with the Telos Trio

Wed, 10/29/2014 - 12:10pm - 12:50pm

The Telos Trio at Hochstein

Take a whirlwind international musical journey this week, in music for flute, clarinet, and piano, by Higdon, Debussy, Draganski, and Brahms.
WXXI and Hochstein School of Music and Dance present the Telos Trio on October 29th at 12:10 p.m. on Classical 91.5, 90.3, and streaming online at

The Telos Trio is an ensemble of Hochstein School of Music faculty members, who play creatively programmed concerts: Rita George Simmons, fluteDebbie Grohman, clarinet; Willie La Favor, piano.

Known for programming that synthesizes thematic inspiration from diverse sources, the Telos Trio has performed for appreciative audiences across western New York. With a diverse repertoire of musical styles from Debussy to Benny Goodman, they have been featured on Hochstein's Spotlight on Faculty concert series and have appeared at Chautauqua Institution the George Eastman House, Memorial Art Gallery, and the Baptist Temple of Rochester.

Hosted by Classical 91.5'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 free “brown bag” 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 their lunch hour.

Live from Hochstein repeats that same day at 10 p.m. on Classical 91.5, 90.3, and streaming online at

To learn more about the series, and to see a complete schedule of performances, visit