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Backstage Pass with Cordancia Chamber Orchestra--2/25 & 3/1

Photo: Gerry Szymanski

Ten years ago, Pia Litak and Kathleen Suher decided to start a chamber orchestra that would present tuneful, innovative concerts. They called their new group Cordancia, and today it's better than ever. On the next Backstage Pass, Pia, Kathleen, and the group join Julia Figueras to celebrate their tin anniversary. Flutist Michael Huerta, the  Nico Toscano Concerto Competition winner, will also be on hand to play. Tune in Tuesday, February 25 at 1 PM. the show repeats Sunday, March 1 at 1 PM.


A Strong Memorial baby and Greece Arcadia grad, Julia Figueras was the Music Director and mid-day host for WXXI Classical until June 30, 2023 when she retired after more than 26 years of service. She also hosted the award-winning monthly interview/performance show, Backstage Pass.