Atlanta Symphony http://wrti.org en Atlanta Symphony Locked Out http://wrti.org/post/atlanta-symphony-locked-out The <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/15806128/atlanta-symphony-orchestra" target="_blank">Atlanta Symphony Orchestra</a> and its musicians are at an impasse. The players' contract expired at the end of last month. The symphony is facing a $20 million budget deficit, and it's seeking millions in concessions from the musicians. Both sides say they want to reach an agreement, but they've left the bargaining table, putting the orchestra's 68th season in jeopardy.<p>The musicians are locked out of their home at the Woodruff Arts Center. Tue, 11 Sep 2012 07:31:00 +0000 Kathy Lohr 4425 at http://wrti.org Atlanta Symphony Locked Out Robert Spano--Baseball As America--Philadelphia Flower Show--Elliott Carter http://wrti.org/post/robert-spano-baseball-america-philadelphia-flower-show-elliott-carter <p>A conversation with Robert Spano--the Music Director of the Atlanta Symphony.</p> <p>Jason Peifer visits "Baseball As America" at the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia. The 5,000-square-foot exhibition examines the relationship between baseball and American culture.</p> <p>Susan Lewis explores the this year's jazz-themed Philadelphia Flower Show.</p> <p>David Patrick Sterns profiles the American composer Elliott Carter who celebrates his 100th birthday this year.</p> Sat, 01 Mar 2008 19:34:00 +0000 Jim Cotter & David Patrick Stearns & Jason Peifer 1942 at http://wrti.org Robert Spano--Baseball As America--Philadelphia Flower Show--Elliott Carter