Gustav Mahler http://wrti.org en A Debut Symphony That Embraced The World http://wrti.org/post/debut-symphony-embraced-world Conducting <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/16039387/gustav-mahler" target="_blank">Gustav Mahler</a>'s First Symphony is an exhilarating and demanding task. Although it's one of his shortest symphonies (at about 55 minutes), it is an epic journey that requires countless hours of analysis and examination of the score. Sat, 12 Apr 2014 09:07:00 +0000 Marin Alsop 7202 at http://wrti.org A Debut Symphony That Embraced The World Philadelphia Youth Orchestra and Mendelssohn Club: Mahler's "Resurrection" Symphony on WRTI http://wrti.org/post/philadelphia-youth-orchestra-and-mendelssohn-club-mahlers-resurrection-symphony-wrti <p>Join us this Sunday at 4 pm to hear the <a href="http://www.pyos.org/" target="_blank">Philadelphia Youth Orchestra</a>, led by Music Director Louis Scaglione, and the <a href="http://www.mcchorus.org/wp/" target="_blank">Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia </a>in a performance of Gustav Mahler&#39;s Symphony No. 2, the &quot;Resurrection&quot; Symphony. &nbsp;</p> Thu, 10 Oct 2013 16:22:56 +0000 Jack Moore 6551 at http://wrti.org Philadelphia Youth Orchestra and Mendelssohn Club: Mahler's "Resurrection" Symphony on WRTI Mahler's Ninth on New Releases, Saturday, June 15th http://wrti.org/post/mahlers-ninth-new-releases-saturday-june-15th <p>Tune in this&nbsp;<strong>Saturday, June 15th</strong>, after the opera, when Mark Pinto will host a special <strong>New Releases</strong>. He's stretching out and broadcasting for us Mahler's last completed symphony, the Ninth. We can't spill the beans on whose recording it is, but it's gotten raves!&nbsp;You will not be disappointed.</p><p>If you have the time to tune in just for this monument of orchestral literature, get to your radio or point your browser to <a href="http://wrti.org/listen-live-wrti">wrti.org</a> by about 4:15 pm.</p> Fri, 14 Jun 2013 01:39:06 +0000 Mark Pinto 6068 at http://wrti.org Mahler's Ninth on New Releases, Saturday, June 15th Korngold, Strauss, and Mahler: The Philadelphia Orchestra in Concert on WRTI, June 2nd at 2pm http://wrti.org/post/korngold-strauss-and-mahler-philadelphia-orchestra-concert-wrti-june-2nd-2pm <p>Celebrated violinist Hilary Hahn returns to Philadelphia to perform Korngold's <em>Violin Concerto</em>. Sun, 02 Jun 2013 17:00:37 +0000 Bill Johnson 5772 at http://wrti.org Korngold, Strauss, and Mahler: The Philadelphia Orchestra in Concert on WRTI, June 2nd at 2pm Mahler For The People: The L.A. Philharmonic In Caracas http://wrti.org/post/mahler-people-la-philharmonic-caracas The <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/15004257/los-angeles-philharmonic-orchestra" target="_blank">Los Angeles Philharmonic</a> and its conductor, <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/15329418/gustavo-dudamel" target="_blank">Gustavo Dudamel</a>, have just returned from a tour in Caracas, Venezuela, where they performed <a href="http://www.npr.org/artists/16039387/gustav-mahler" target="_blank">Gustav Mahler</a>'s 8th Symphony.<p>The music is known as the "Symphony of a Thousand," and Dudamel led a chorus of more than 1,100 together with <em>two </em>orchestras — the Philharmonic and the Simo Wed, 07 Mar 2012 19:20:09 +0000 editor 1195 at http://wrti.org Mahler For The People: The L.A. Philharmonic In Caracas