Angela Zator Nelson http://wrti.org en The Philadelphia Orchestra in China: Connecting With Autistic Children And Cancer Patients http://wrti.org/post/philadelphia-orchestra-china-connecting-autistic-children-and-cancer-patients <p></p><p>In the title of the Philadelphia Orchestra’s <strong><em>2013 China Tour and Residency</em></strong>, the word “residency” is as important as the word "tour." And this, as the Philadelphia Inquirer’s David Patrick Stearns now reports from China, is bringing the musicians face-to-face with many who may never see the inside of a concert hall.</p><p> Thu, 06 Jun 2013 16:51:30 +0000 David Patrick Stearns 5963 at http://wrti.org The Philadelphia Orchestra in China: Connecting With Autistic Children And Cancer Patients Night of the Mayas--Mother Courage--Hansel and Gretel http://wrti.org/post/night-mayas-mother-courage-hansel-and-gretel <p>Miguel Harth-Bedoya, conductor, and Angela Zator Nelson, percussionist, discuss their upcoming performance with the Philadelphia Orchestra of Revueltas's <em>Night of the Mayas.</em></p> <p>Jason Peifer takes us behind the scenes as a cast member in Villanova University's production of Bertolt Brecht's <i>Mother Courage and Her Children</i>. </p> <p>Susan Lewis considers the Opera Company of Philadelphia's new production of Humperdinck's <i>Hansel and Gretel</i>, with sets and costumes designed by children's author Maurice Sendak.</p> Sat, 17 Nov 2007 15:19:00 +0000 Jim Cotter & Susan Lewis & Jason Peifer 1901 at http://wrti.org Night of the Mayas--Mother Courage--Hansel and Gretel