Fieldwork, Chucho Valdés and Keyon Harrold are among the highlights in Moment's Notice, WRTI’s weekly digest of jazz listings in the Philadelphia area.
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The New Charles Tolliver Music Inc. presents "Hit The Spot" live from The Philadelphia Clef Club of Jazz & Performing Arts on October 12th, 2019.
Listen to The Philadelphia Orchestra in Concert on Demand
The Philadelphia Orchestra in Concert features an all-Brahms program from the 2022-23 season, featuring the Symphony No. 1 in C minor, and Gil Shaham performing the Violin Concerto in D major.
Yannick Nézet-Séguin calls the Ninth Symphony "Mahler at his purest." Hear a sublime 2019 performance in this encore presentation of The Philadelphia Orchestra in Concert on WRTI.
For Mike Bolton, an aria from 'The Magic Flute' was a pivotal entry point into the world of opera. He sees the same possibility in Julie Taymor’s spectacular production at The Met Opera, which airs Saturday, June 3 at 1 p.m. on WRTI.
Susan Lewis has interviewed countless artists during her 18 years at WRTI. Here are some quotes about creativity and humanity that have stayed with her.
"I've learned that when you talk about art and music you end up talking about life," says Susan Lewis, who has covered a lot of ground in 18 years at WRTI. Before signing off, she offers a parting reflection.
Sylvie Courvoisier & Cory Smythe redraw Stravinsky's feat with 'Rite of Spring — Spectre D'un Songe'Famous for starting a riot, Stravinsky's 'Rite of Spring' also started a conversation — one that contemporary pianists Sylvie Courvoisier and Cory Smythe are more than happy to engage with on their bold new album.
Sunday's finale marks the end of Succession and its iconic opening theme. Composer Nicholas Britell reflects on shaping the show's signature sound over four seasons — and what he might do next.
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