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A collection of discussions between special guests and Music Director and midday host, Julia Figueras.

On Record: Mahler's Resurrection Symphony with Andreas Delfs, Nicole Cabell, & Jennifer Johnson Cano

Andreas Delfs (left), Jennifer Johnson Cano (top), Nicole Cabell (bottom)
Andreas Delfs (left), Jennifer Johnson Cano (top), Nicole Cabell (bottom)

Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra Music Director Andreas Delfs began the season with Beethoven's fifth symphony, a work that begins with struggle and ends with redemption. For the season finale, he revisits that journey with Mahler's massive Symphony No. 2, the Resurrection. Maestro Delfs, along with Nicole Cabell and Jennifer Johnson Canojoined Julia Figueras to offer up a roadmap, with gentle wisdom.

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.