Orchestra of Exiles http://wrti.org en The 1930s: World Struggles, Music Lives http://wrti.org/post/1930s-world-struggles-music-lives <p>This week on <em>Crossover</em>, a look at the struggles of the oppressed in the 1930s, and the music that helped people thrive despite those struggles. Join us on November 9th at 11:30 am. Our first guest is Dorit Straus, daughter of David Grunschlag, virtuoso violinist and the first concertmaster of the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra. &nbsp;Ms. Straus speaks with Jill about her father and the events that put him in that very important concertmaster's chair.&nbsp; We'll&nbsp; hear two vintage recordings made in 1949 from a radio program in New York on which Mr. Fri, 08 Nov 2013 21:35:44 +0000 Joe Patti & Jill Pasternak 6661 at http://wrti.org The 1930s: World Struggles, Music Lives Drama And Comedy On Crossover: Huberman's List And Singing Pirates http://wrti.org/post/drama-and-comedy-crossover-hubermans-list-and-singing-pirates <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">We've all seen the "Drama And Comedy" masks meant to depict the full range of emotions that entertainment causes us to feel. &nbsp;This week's <em>Crossover </em>could certainly use those masks as a trademark.</span></p> Sat, 06 Apr 2013 13:03:07 +0000 Joe Patti & Jill Pasternak 5374 at http://wrti.org Drama And Comedy On Crossover: Huberman's List And Singing Pirates Huberman's List: How A Violinist Saved Jewish Musicians In World War II http://wrti.org/post/hubermans-list-how-violinist-saved-jewish-musicians-world-war-ii <p>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GI10AZUb0zU</p> Thu, 04 Apr 2013 16:28:06 +0000 Anastasia Tsioulcas 5363 at http://wrti.org Huberman's List: How A Violinist Saved Jewish Musicians In World War II