Classical 91.5

With Heart and Voice

Sunday 8:00-10:00 a.m. and 7:00-8:00 p.m. on WXXI 91.5 FM & HD1 , WXXY 90.3 FM, online at, and on public radio stations across the country

With Heart and Voice ® is a weekly program of sacred choral and organ music that explores the ever-growing treasury of works for life's spiritual side, its seasons and celebrations. With Heart and Voice presents choral and organ music of many faiths, cultures and nationalities, and over a thousand years of celebration. Hosted by Peter DuBois, the program celebrates the seasons of the liturgical year and focuses on the richness and beauty of sacred music.

During troubling times, sacred music gives us comfort, lifts our spirits and brings us joy and peace. Listeners from across the country shared the music they’ve turned to for respite. You can hear some of this beautiful music in our SPECIAL PLAYLIST.

LISTEN to past programs below.

With Heart and Voice Playlists
With Heart and Voice - Rochester Playlists
With Heart and Voice Monthly Program Listings

With Heart and Voice: World Communion Sunday

Sep 26, 2016
Google image by Timothy Tennent

With Heart and Voice ® Program 1640

Suggested Broadcast: Sunday, October 2, 2016

On this edition of With Heart and Voice, we’ll listen to music that reflects on the sacrament of Holy Communion, and on Christian unity around the world.

The program will include music for the Eucharist by Edward Bairstow, Dan Locklair, Olivier Messiaen, Vytautas Miskinis, and others. Join Peter DuBois for this international celebration!

With Heart and Voice: Birthday Blessings

Sep 19, 2016
Flickr photo by G. Alexandra

With Heart and Voice ® Program 1639

Suggested Broadcast: Sunday, September 25, 2016

September is a good month for composer birthdays, and on this program, we’ll celebrate by listening to music of several of our “Birthday composers,” including Arvo Pärt, Gustav Holst, John Rutter, and Charles Villiers Stanford.

Birthday greetings will come from the Notre Dame Liturgical Choir, the Britten Singers, the Elora Festival Singers, Choir of Worcester Cathedral, and the Cambridge Singers.

With Heart and Voice: Back to School

Sep 12, 2016
Google photo by Roanoke College

With Heart and Voice ® Program 1638 

Suggested Broadcast: Sunday, September 18, 2016

Public schools and colleges are well underway by this point, and on this edition of With Heart and Voice, we’ll listen to some of the fine collegiate choirs (and organists) in the US and abroad. 

We’ll hear great sacred music from  many traditions, performed by the Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge; Concordia College Choir; St Olaf College Choir; Utah State University Chamber Singers; and the Choir of Trinity College, Cambridge.

With Heart and Voice: Fifteen Years

Sep 6, 2016
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With Heart and Voice ® Program 1637 

Suggested Broadcast: Sunday, September 11, 2016

On this week’s broadcast, we’ll listen to music of healing and resilience, as we mark the 15th anniversary of 9/11.  Join Peter DuBois for this program of solemn reflection.

With Heart and Voice: Listener Favorites

Sep 6, 2016
Flickr photo by Ian Muttoo

With Heart and Voice ® Program 1636 

Suggested Broadcast: Sunday, September 4, 2016

Join Peter DuBois, as we listen to another program devoted to your favorite anthems and hymns!  We’ve been gathering ideas for this program via email and social media, and look forward to sharing more With Heart and Voice listener favorites.

This program’s favorites include music by Ralph Vaughan Williams, Jean Berger, Morten Lauridsen, Ludwig van Beethoven, Paul Manz , Howard Hanson, CHH Parry & Richard Wagner.

With Heart and Voice ® Program 1635

Suggested Broadcast: Sunday, August 28, 2016

The English Choral tradition is alive and well in the Southern hemisphere. This week we visit the With Heart and Voice Archive and hear from Richard Gladwell, as he explores Choral Sounds from Down Under. We’ll hear choirs from Sydney and Melbourne in Australia, and from Wellington, New Zealand.

With Heart and Voice: A Hymn Celebration

Sep 6, 2016
Google photo by Steve Ruark

With Heart and Voice ® Program 1634

Suggested Broadcast: Sunday, August 21, 2016

Join Peter DuBois for one of our periodic explorations of hymns from various traditions, and choral and organ works based on hymns.

With Heart and Voice: Mass Appeal

Sep 6, 2016

With Heart and Voice ® Program 1633

Suggested Broadcast: Sunday, August 14, 2016

This edition of With Heart and Voice will explore various settings of the Ordinary of the Mass from across the centuries, from the Renaissance to the 21st century.

Flickr photo by celeste343

With Heart and Voice ® Program 1632

Suggested Broadcast: Sunday, August 7, 2016

Join Peter DuBois for a program devoted to sacred choral and organ music based on texts from the Book of Psalms – a never-ending source of musical and textual riches.

Join WXXI at The Little Theatre for Classical 91.5 Presents, a series that spotlights classical music connections in film. 

Classical 91.5 Presents...Shining Night: A Portrait of Composer Morten Lauridsen Saturday April 2nd at 3pm at The Little Theatre.