Alison Balsom http://wrti.org en Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia: Hummel and Mozart! http://wrti.org/post/chamber-orchestra-philadelphia-hummel-and-mozart <p>Two world-renowned soloists join Dirk Brossé and the <a href="http://www.chamberorchestra.org/" target="_blank">Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia</a>&nbsp;for Sunday's broadcast at 5 pm. Trumpeter Alison Balsom plays the Concerto for Trumpet of Johann Nepomuk Hummel. Then, clarinetist Anthony McGill plays the Mozart Clarinet Concerto. &nbsp;</p><p>Also on the program, one of Music Director Dirk Brossé's own works, the<em> Elegy for Strings</em>. &nbsp;Dave Conant is host.&nbsp; <strong>Sunday, July 21st, 5 to 6 pm.</strong></p> Sun, 21 Jul 2013 19:29:34 +0000 Jack Moore 6205 at http://wrti.org Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia: Hummel and Mozart! Trumpeter Alison Balsom on Crossover http://wrti.org/post/trumpeter-alison-balsom-crossover <p>This week on Crossover, it's an encore featuring British trumpeter Alison Balsom. A mixture of glamor, charisma, and virtuosic musicianship aptly describes Ms. Balsom. Kudos abound with raves from critics all over the world. Named "Female Artist of the Year" twice at the Classic BRITs, hailed by <em>Gramophone </em>magazine, Britain's Classic FM, and <em>The New York Times,</em> she continues to release collectable and stunning performances on the EMI label and to appear in concert and on TV with major orchestras internationally. Ms. Balsom's recent CD of modern concertos, <em>Seraph</em>, adds to her repertoire of classical and Baroque composers. Sat, 19 Jan 2013 14:40:49 +0000 Joe Patti & Jill Pasternak 5032 at http://wrti.org Trumpeter Alison Balsom on Crossover Alison Balsom: Making The Trumpet Sing http://wrti.org/post/alison-balsom-making-trumpet-sing <p>A mixture of glamor, charisma, and virtuosic&nbsp;musicianship aptly describes Jill Pasternak&#39;s Crossover guest this week: British trumpeter Alison Balsom. Kudos abound with raves from critics all over the world. Named &quot;Female Artist of the Year&quot; twice at the Classic BRITs, hailed by <em>Gramophone </em>magazine, Britain&#39;s Classic FM, and <em>The New York&nbsp;Times</em>, she continues to release collectable and stunning performances on the EMI label and to appear&nbsp;in concert and on TV with major orchestras&nbsp;internationally.</p> Tue, 17 Jul 2012 00:25:00 +0000 Jill Pasternak 4128 at http://wrti.org Alison Balsom: Making The Trumpet Sing