Jack Moore http://wrti.org en Mozart on Applause! The Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia, April 20, 5 PM http://wrti.org/post/mozart-applause-chamber-orchestra-philadelphia-april-20-5-pm <p>Join us for two Mozart favorites on this Sunday's <em>Applause!</em> broadcast. It's the <strong>Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia </strong>in a concert recorded just last month. <strong>Mathias Bamert</strong> is guest conductor.&nbsp;Philadelphia Orchestra Principal Flutist <strong>Jeffrey Khaner</strong> will play the Mozart Flute Concerto No. 2, and Mozart's 40th Symphony concludes the broadcast.</p><p>Dave Conant is your host, Easter Sunday, 5 to 6 pm.</p><p></p> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:51:53 +0000 Jack Moore 7213 at http://wrti.org Mozart on Applause! The Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia, April 20, 5 PM Bach's St. John Passion for Good Friday on WRTI http://wrti.org/post/bachs-st-john-passion-good-friday-wrti <p>Join WRTI on Good Friday at noon, for a complete performance of <strong>Johann Sebastian Bach's <em>St. John Passion, </em></strong>a work written for Good Friday Vespers service of 1724 in Leipzig. This performance was recorded in concert on Good Friday in 2013 in the Perelman Theater at the Kimmel Center.</p><p>Valentin Radu conducts his <strong>Ama Deus Ensemble</strong> and features soprano Megan Monaghan, alto Jody Kidwell, tenor Kenneth Garner, and bass-baritone Kevin Deas, and The Philadelphia Boys Choir. This performance is sung in English.</p> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 16:00:14 +0000 Jack Moore 7186 at http://wrti.org Bach's St. John Passion for Good Friday on WRTI A Benjamin Britten Celebration with the New York Philharmonic: March 30, 4 PM http://wrti.org/post/benjamin-britten-celebration-new-york-philharmonic-march-30-4-pm <p style="margin-right: 17px; margin-bottom: 17px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; outline: 0px; font-size: 13px; vertical-align: baseline; font-family: 'Lucida Grande', 'Lucida Sans Unicode', 'Lucida Sans', Geneva, Verdana, sans-serif; color: rgb(34, 34, 34); line-height: 16.5px; letter-spacing: 0.005em;">Join us for the Britten centenary celebrated on this week's New York Philharmonic broadcast, with two of the composer's best-loved works: the Serenade for Tenor, Horn, and Strings, and the choral <em>Spring Symphony</em>, Britten's celebration of winter's passing to spring. Thu, 27 Mar 2014 18:11:11 +0000 Jack Moore 7144 at http://wrti.org A Benjamin Britten Celebration with the New York Philharmonic: March 30, 4 PM AVA's JUBILATE! Sacred Music and Oratorio Masterpieces on WRTI, March 23, 3 PM http://wrti.org/post/avas-jubilate-sacred-music-and-oratorio-masterpieces-wrti-march-23-3-pm <p>The Academy of Vocal Arts' annual <strong><em>Jubilate! </em></strong>concert is something audiences look forward to each year. Sun, 23 Mar 2014 13:59:21 +0000 Jack Moore 7109 at http://wrti.org AVA's JUBILATE! Sacred Music and Oratorio Masterpieces on WRTI, March 23, 3 PM Haydn and Legrand: Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia on WRTI http://wrti.org/post/haydn-and-legrand-chamber-orchestra-philadelphia-wrti <p>There's an interesting mix on this month's APPLAUSE with the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia. One of Joseph Haydn's best-loved symphonies, and the premier of Michel Legrand's concerto for harp and orchestra, make up this month's broadcast, hosted by WRTI's Dave Conant, <strong>Sunday, March 16, 5 to 6 pm.</strong></p><p>http://youtu.be/WWm0UB-eTLw</p> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 21:16:49 +0000 Jack Moore 7088 at http://wrti.org Haydn and Legrand: Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia on WRTI Symphony in C on WRTI: Tchaikovsky and Corigliano, Sunday at 3 PM http://wrti.org/post/symphony-c-wrti-tchaikovsky-and-corigliano-sunday-3-pm <p>John Corigliano's <em>Troubadors</em>, Variations for Guitar and Orchestra, opens our broadcast of <strong>Symphony in C </strong>Sunday, at 3 pm. &nbsp;<strong>Philip Mann </strong>guest conducts, and acclaimed guitarist <strong>Jason Vieaux </strong>plays this 1993 work by Corigliano, which the composer describes as a "lyrical" concerto. &nbsp;The concert concludes with one of Tchaikovsky's best known symphonies, the No. 5 in E minor.&nbsp; <strong>Sunday, March 16, 3 to 5 pm on WRTI.</strong></p><p>Jason Vieaux performing in 2010:</p><p>http://youtu.be/StGo92u5dLY</p><p></p> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 21:06:48 +0000 Jack Moore 7099 at http://wrti.org Symphony in C on WRTI: Tchaikovsky and Corigliano, Sunday at 3 PM AVA Opera Theater on WRTI: Verdi's LA TRAVIATA on Sunday at 4:15 PM http://wrti.org/post/ava-opera-theater-wrti-verdis-la-traviata-sunday-415-pm <p>Giuseppe Verdi's three-act masterpiece <em>La Traviata</em> (The Fallen Woman) will be heard in its entirety Sunday afternoon on WRTI, following our Philadelphia Orchestra broadcast. The opera, with libretto by Francesco Maria Piave, is based on the novel by Alexandre Dumas. Originally, the opera was to be titled "Violetta" after the main character of the opera. It's one of Verdi's most beloved and frequently performed works.</p> Wed, 19 Feb 2014 21:01:55 +0000 Jack Moore 7025 at http://wrti.org AVA Opera Theater on WRTI: Verdi's LA TRAVIATA on Sunday at 4:15 PM Outstanding Organists! The Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia on WRTI: Feb. 16 at 5 PM http://wrti.org/post/outstanding-organists-chamber-orchestra-philadelphia-wrti-feb-16-5-pm <p>Dirk Brossé&nbsp;is joined by three acclaimed organists on this month's broadcast by <a href="http://www.chamberorchestra.org/" target="_blank"><strong>The Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia.</strong></a> Matthew Glandorf, Alan Morrison, and Jeffrey Brillhart&nbsp;join the ensemble for works by Joseph Jongen, Josef Rheinberger, and Maestro Brossé.&nbsp; <strong>That's this Sunday, Feb. 16, 5 to 6 pm on WRTI.</strong> Join us!</p><p><strong>Program:</strong></p><p>Joseph Jongen: <em>Hymne</em>, Op. 78 (1924) - Matthew Glandorf, organ</p> Sun, 16 Feb 2014 15:40:55 +0000 Jack Moore 6994 at http://wrti.org Outstanding Organists! The Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia on WRTI: Feb. 16 at 5 PM LOVE Is On The Air! Romantic Music for Valentine's Day on WRTI http://wrti.org/post/love-air-romantic-music-valentines-day-wrti <p>Love has inspired composers through the centuries, with the tragic story of Romeo and Juliet probably the most popular. Tchaikovsky, Prokofiev, Gounod, Berlioz, and Kabalevsky all wrote rchestral works, ballets and, operas based on that story, not to mention Nino Rota's film score.</p><p>Even Leonard Bernstein’s <em>West Side Story</em> was inspired by the doomed lovers.</p><p>WRTI will sample all of them on Valentine’s Day…and bring you other musical love scores, from Ravel’s <em>Daphnis and Chloe</em>, to Gershwin’s <em>Porgy and Bess</em>, and Wagner's <em>Tristan and Isolde.</em></p> Wed, 12 Feb 2014 21:33:33 +0000 Jack Moore 6991 at http://wrti.org LOVE Is On The Air! Romantic Music for Valentine's Day on WRTI Stellar Soloists With The Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia: Jan. 19 at 5 PM http://wrti.org/post/stellar-soloists-chamber-orchestra-philadelphia-jan-19-5-pm <p>First up in this month's <a href="http://www.chamberorchestra.org/" target="_blank"><strong>Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia</strong> </a>concert is Metropolitan Opera Principal Clarinet <strong>Anthony McGill</strong>, who joins the ensemble for a performance of Mozart's sublime Clarinet Concerto, K. 622. Then, cellist <strong>Sara Sant'Ambrogio </strong>of the famed Eroica Trio, plays Robert Schumann's Cello Concerto in A minor. Music Director Dirk Brossé conducts the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia. &nbsp;</p> Thu, 16 Jan 2014 20:34:51 +0000 Jack Moore 6909 at http://wrti.org Stellar Soloists With The Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia: Jan. 19 at 5 PM