Herbert Blomstedt http://wrti.org en Conducter Herbert Blomstedt http://wrti.org/post/conducter-herbert-blomstedt <p>At age 84, Herbert Blomstedt is one of the most experienced conductors currently on the international circuit. As The Philadelphia Inquirer&#39;s David Patrick Stearns discovered, the older he gets, the deeper Blomstedt&#39;s personal and artistic convictions, and the less he cares if people share them.</p> Sat, 04 Aug 2012 15:05:00 +0000 David Patrick Stearns 4229 at http://wrti.org Conducter Herbert Blomstedt Conductor Herbert Blomstedt--The Story Behind The Scottsboro Boys Musical--Playwright Edward Albee http://wrti.org/post/conductor-herbert-blomstedt-story-behind-scottsboro-boys-musical-playwright-edward-albee <p>David Patrick Stearns profiles the veteran conductor Herbert Blomstedt - in town to conduct the Philadelphia Orchestra in an all-Beethoven program.</p> <p>Susan Lewis looks at a story of injustice that became the basis for a critically acclaimed Broadway musical. <i>The Scottsboro Boys</i> opens in Philadelphia on January 20, 2012.</p> <p>We listen back to an archive interview with playwright Edward Albee.</p> Sat, 21 Jan 2012 21:06:00 +0000 Jim Cotter, Susan Lewis & David Patrick Stearns 2774 at http://wrti.org Conductor Herbert Blomstedt--The Story Behind The Scottsboro Boys Musical--Playwright Edward Albee