Philip Glass http://wrti.org en A Flash Choir Sings Philip Glass in Times Square http://wrti.org/post/flash-choir-sings-philip-glass-times-square <p>Watch a &quot;flash choir&quot; descend upon Times Square to <a href="http://www.npr.org/event/music/156493791/a-flash-choir-sings-philip-glass-in-times-square?ps=cprs" target="_blank"><strong>sing a world premiere of music by Philip Glass</strong></a>, commissioned by NPR Music in honor of the composer&#39;s 75th birthday. <a href="http://www.npr.org/event/music/156493791/a-flash-choir-sings-philip-glass-in-times-square?ps=cprs" target="_blank"><strong>Watch and listen here.</strong></a></p> Tue, 10 Jul 2012 20:39:43 +0000 NPR Music 4131 at http://wrti.org A Flash Choir Sings Philip Glass in Times Square Around The Classical Internet: April 6, 2012 http://wrti.org/post/around-classical-internet-april-6-2012 <ul><p><li>New York's Metropolitan Opera is gearing up to launch Wagner's complete <em>Ring</em> cycle, but just how "revolutionary" is the $16 million, 45-ton production? <em>New York Times</em>' Anthony Tommasini <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2012/04/04/arts/music/peter-gelb-on-wagners-ring-cycle-at-met-opera.html" target="_blank">talks</a> with Met GM Peter Gelb about the embattled Robert Le Page production, a conversation Parterre Box views as "<a href="http://parterre.com/2012/04/03/damage-control/" target="_blank">damage control</a>" on Gelb's part. Sun, 08 Apr 2012 16:41:13 +0000 Tom Huizenga 3738 at http://wrti.org Around The Classical Internet: April 6, 2012