Cole Porter http://wrti.org en A Splendidly "Standard" Thanksgiving on WRTI: November 22nd and 23rd http://wrti.org/post/splendidly-standard-thanksgiving-wrti-november-22nd-and-23rd <p>Spend the Thanksgiving holiday with WRTI as we page through the Great American Songbook to celebrate one of the great American holidays!&nbsp; From Gershwin and Porter compositions to tunes that the jazz giants made standard, these great pieces will be the perfect companion to your Thanksgiving feast.&nbsp; You'll hear the greatest singers and bandleaders of jazz along with contemporary arrangements of these popular tunes.</p><p><strong>We'll kick off the festivities at 6 pm on Thanksgiving and continue through Saturday morning. Join us as we give thanks for great music!</strong></p> Thu, 15 Nov 2012 13:35:05 +0000 Maureen Malloy 4735 at http://wrti.org A Splendidly "Standard" Thanksgiving on WRTI: November 22nd and 23rd Max Raabe: Vocalist and Arranger of the Palast Orchester http://wrti.org/post/max-raabe-vocalist-and-arranger-palast-orchester <p>Jill Pasternak speaks with vocalist Max Raabe, leader of the 12-piece Palast Orchester. The ensemble has achieved international success for their original arrangements of music from the Golden Age of film and dance, including Gershwin, Porter, and Berlin.</p> Sat, 29 Dec 2007 16:28:00 +0000 Jill Pasternak 1896 at http://wrti.org Max Raabe: Vocalist and Arranger of the Palast Orchester