Michael Stairs http://wrti.org en All About The Pines of Rome http://wrti.org/post/all-about-pines-rome <p></p> Tue, 08 Oct 2013 15:55:59 +0000 Susan Lewis 6532 at http://wrti.org All About The Pines of Rome The Pines of Rome: A Musical Portrait http://wrti.org/post/pines-rome-musical-portrait <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Born in Bologna in 1879, Italian violinist, violist, conductor and composer </span>Ottorino<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Respighi<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> moved to Rome in 1913.&nbsp; He became internationally recognized for his trilogy of symphonic poems celebrating the&nbsp; fountains, pines, and festivals of the city. </span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">WRTI's Susan Lewis considers <em>The Pines of Rome,</em> performed by The Philadelphia Orchestra. </span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">She spoke with organist Michael Stairs and Associate Principal Clarinet Samuel </span>Caviezel<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.&nbsp;</span></p><p>Listen to Michael Stairs' and Samuel Caviezel's interviews&nbsp;with Susan Lewis as part of the Intermission Features during The&nbsp;Philadelphia Orchestra concert broadcast on WRTI on Sunday, March 24th at 2 pm.</p><p> Mon, 18 Mar 2013 01:07:10 +0000 Susan Lewis 5276 at http://wrti.org The Pines of Rome: A Musical Portrait