WRTI Spotlight http://wrti.org en Lauren Lark on Sunday Jazz with Jeff Duperon: July 27, 8:30 PM http://wrti.org/post/lauren-lark-sunday-jazz-jeff-duperon-july-27-830-pm <p>On Sunday, July 27th at 8:30 PM, Sunday Jazz with Jeff Duperon welcomes<a href="http://www.laurenlark.com/" target="_blank"> <strong>Lauren Lark</strong> </a>who honed her talents of singing jazz, classical, and many genres in between with a diverse concentration on linguistics including French, Portuguese, Latin, and German at The University of The Arts and has performed at numerous venues and events worldwide.<br />&nbsp;<br />Lauren will discuss her latest project, “A WOMAN of ONE," This musical one-woman program showcases the many talents of the Philadelphia native Lauren Lark. Sat, 26 Jul 2014 22:59:00 +0000 Jeff Duperon 7504 at http://wrti.org Lauren Lark on Sunday Jazz with Jeff Duperon: July 27, 8:30 PM The Crossing - Month of Moderns, Sunday, July 27, 4 PM http://wrti.org/post/crossing-month-moderns-sunday-july-27-4-pm <p>Donald Nally conducts&nbsp;The Crossing in the first of three concerts from their eagerly awaited <strong>Month of Moderns Festival</strong>. Fri, 25 Jul 2014 21:11:45 +0000 Jack Moore 7517 at http://wrti.org The Crossing - Month of Moderns, Sunday, July 27, 4 PM LA Opera on WRTI: Mozart's THE MAGIC FLUTE, July 26, 1 PM http://wrti.org/post/la-opera-wrti-mozarts-magic-flute-july-26-1-pm <p>A celebration of true love conquering all, <em><strong>The Magic Flute</strong></em> transports us into an enchanted world where good faces the forces of darkness. &nbsp;Packed with exquisite singing, Mozart's delightful blend of high comedy and serious drama enchants young and old alike.</p> Thu, 24 Jul 2014 21:24:04 +0000 7515 at http://wrti.org LA Opera on WRTI: Mozart's THE MAGIC FLUTE, July 26, 1 PM Jazz Hot 11 Countdown: July 21, 2014 http://wrti.org/post/jazz-hot-11-countdown-july-21-2014 <p>WRTI's Jazz Hot 11 is a weekly countdown of your favorite new jazz releases in rotation.&nbsp;&nbsp;<br />This week's Hot 11:&nbsp;&nbsp;<br />1. Gregory Porter - <a href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00L7FZ6GK?ie=UTF8&amp;camp=1789&amp;creativeASIN=B00L7FZ6GK&amp;linkCode=xm2&amp;tag=hot11-20" target="_blank">Moanin'</a> - <em><a href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00IZL49EE?ie=UTF8&amp;camp=1789&amp;creativeASIN=B00IZL49EE&amp;linkCode=xm2&amp;tag=hot11-20" target="_blank">GREAT VOICES OF HARLEM</a>&nbsp;</em><em>&nbsp;&nbsp;</em> Tue, 22 Jul 2014 03:55:00 +0000 Maureen Malloy 7498 at http://wrti.org Jazz Hot 11 Countdown: July 21, 2014 LA Opera on WRTI: Bizet's CARMEN, July 19, 1 PM http://wrti.org/post/la-opera-wrti-bizets-carmen-july-19-1-pm <p><img alt="" border="0" height="1" src="http://ad.doubleclick.net/activity;src=1379696;dcnet=4155;boom=79571;sz=1x1;ord=4?" width="1" />No man can resist Carmen’s gypsy charms. But when she’s ready to move on, watch out! A riveting drama of love and jealousy, filled with famously alluring melodies and captivating dances, <strong><em>Carmen </em></strong>is one of the world’s most popular operas. Georges Bizet’s immortal score overflows with one delight after another - a music lover’s hit parade of opera’s most intoxicating melodies. Placido Domingo conducts. Thu, 17 Jul 2014 20:25:38 +0000 WRTI Staff 7495 at http://wrti.org LA Opera on WRTI: Bizet's CARMEN, July 19, 1 PM It's All Mozart with the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia on WRTI: July 20, 3 PM http://wrti.org/post/its-all-mozart-chamber-orchestra-philadelphia-wrti-july-20-3-pm <p><strong>Matthias Bamert</strong> returns to the podium to guest conduct the <strong>Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia </strong>on this month's <em>Applause</em> broadcast. One of Mozart's best-loved symphonies is the centerpiece of an all-Mozart program recorded in concert this past March 24th&nbsp;in the Perelman&nbsp;Theater at the Kimmel Center. Don't miss it! <strong>Sunday, July 20, 5 to 6 pm.</strong></p><p><strong>Program:</strong></p><p>Mozart: &nbsp;Symphony No. 17 in G, K. 129</p><p>Mozart: &nbsp;Symphony No. 40 in g, K. 550</p> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 20:04:51 +0000 Jack Moore 7496 at http://wrti.org It's All Mozart with the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia on WRTI: July 20, 3 PM Works by Lorin Maazel: The New York Philharmonic on WRTI, July 20, 3 to 5 PM http://wrti.org/post/works-lorin-maazel-new-york-philharmonic-wrti-july-20-3-5-pm <p>In the summer of 1943, <strong>Lorin Maazel </strong>could be found conducting the Philharmonic-Symphony Orchestra (what is today the New York Philharmonic) at Lewisohn Stadium on the campus of City College of New York. Other conductors on the summer series included Fritz Reiner, Andre Kostelanetz, Morton Gould, and Antal Dorati. But, Maazel was&nbsp;only 13 years old.</p> Thu, 17 Jul 2014 19:51:19 +0000 WRTI Staff 7503 at http://wrti.org Works by Lorin Maazel: The New York Philharmonic on WRTI, July 20, 3 to 5 PM Mahler's 4th Symphony: The Philadelphians in Concert on WRTI, July 20, 1 PM http://wrti.org/post/mahlers-4th-symphony-philadelphians-concert-wrti-july-20-1-pm <p>You won't want to miss the optimism and sunshine of <strong>Gustav Mahler</strong>’s Symphony No. 4, drawing much of its balance and influence from the Classical era, this <strong>Sunday, July 20th at 1 pm.</strong> It's the&nbsp;Philadelphians in a performance from October in Verizon Hall, a re-broadcast from November, 2013.</p> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 15:49:22 +0000 Gregg Whiteside 6668 at http://wrti.org Mahler's 4th Symphony: The Philadelphians in Concert on WRTI, July 20, 1 PM Meet Vocalist Kevin Valentine http://wrti.org/post/meet-vocalist-kevin-valentine <p>In case you missed Jeff Duperon's&nbsp;live broadcast from&nbsp;<em>Art After 5 </em>at the Philadelphia Museum of Art on July 11th, here are clips from Maureen Malloy's interview with vocalist Kevin Valentine, which aired during the broadcast.</p><p></p><p></p><p>Also, for your listening pleasure, here is some of the interview that did not make it on the air during the broadcast. &nbsp;If you're wondering about possible future music from Kevin Valentine, be sure to give this a listen!</p><p></p><p></p> Wed, 16 Jul 2014 15:13:51 +0000 Maureen Malloy 7482 at http://wrti.org Meet Vocalist Kevin Valentine Jazz Hot 11 Countdown: July 14, 2014 http://wrti.org/post/jazz-hot-11-countdown-july-14-2014 <p>WRTI's Jazz Hot 11 is a weekly countdown of your favorite new jazz releases in rotation.&nbsp;&nbsp;<br />This week's Hot 11:&nbsp;&nbsp;<br />1. Gregory Porter - <a href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00L7FZ6GK?ie=UTF8&amp;camp=1789&amp;creativeASIN=B00L7FZ6GK&amp;linkCode=xm2&amp;tag=hot11-20" target="_blank">Moanin'</a> - <em><a href="http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00IZL49EE?ie=UTF8&amp;camp=1789&amp;creativeASIN=B00IZL49EE&amp;linkCode=xm2&amp;tag=hot11-20" target="_blank">GREAT VOICES OF HARLEM</a>&nbsp;</em><em>&nbsp;&nbsp;</em> Tue, 15 Jul 2014 03:55:00 +0000 Maureen Malloy 7483 at http://wrti.org Jazz Hot 11 Countdown: July 14, 2014