Richard Woodhams http://wrti.org en Mahler's 4th Symphony, Christiane Karg, Richard Woodhams: The Philadelphia Orchestra on WRTI http://wrti.org/post/mahlers-4th-symphony-christiane-karg-richard-woodhams-philadelphia-orchestra-wrti <p>You won't want to miss the optimism and sunshine of Mahler’s Symphony No. 4, drawing much of its balance and influence from the Classical era, <strong>this Sunday, November 17 at 1 pm.</strong> It's the&nbsp;Philadelphians in a performance from October in Verizon Hall.</p> Tue, 12 Nov 2013 21:54:58 +0000 Gregg Whiteside 6668 at http://wrti.org Mahler's 4th Symphony, Christiane Karg, Richard Woodhams: The Philadelphia Orchestra on WRTI The Strauss Oboe Concerto and Its Philadelphia Connection http://wrti.org/post/strauss-oboe-concerto-and-its-philadelphia-connection <p></p><p>This Sunday’s broadcast of The Philadelphia Orchestra, on November 17th at 1 pm, features a celebrated oboe concerto by Richard Strauss. As WRTI’s Susan Lewis reports, the 1945 work has a Philadelphia connection.</p><p>The concert features Mahler's 4th Symphony, Britten's Variations and Fugue on a Theme of Purcell, and the Strauss Oboe Concerto with soloist Richard Woodhams.</p><p></p> Mon, 11 Nov 2013 15:12:34 +0000 Susan Lewis 6652 at http://wrti.org The Strauss Oboe Concerto and Its Philadelphia Connection Oboist as Musician AND Master Craftsman! http://wrti.org/post/oboist-musician-and-master-craftsman <p></p><p>A top-tier oboist is not only musically gifted, but also a skilled craftsman. As WRTI&rsquo;s Susan Lewis reports, the sound of the instrument relies on a sliver of wood, usually made by the player himself.</p><p></p> Sat, 05 Oct 2013 23:19:34 +0000 Susan Lewis 6451 at http://wrti.org Oboist as Musician AND Master Craftsman! It's All Bach With Nicholas McGegan And The Philadelphia Orchestra: August 11, 2 PM http://wrti.org/post/its-all-bach-nicholas-mcgegan-and-philadelphia-orchestra-august-11-2-pm <p><span style="color: rgb(36, 31, 32); font-family: proxima-nova, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 24px;">Virtuosic soloists from The Philadelphia Orchestra will be featured in five sparkling and propulsive works by J.S. Bach this Sunday. The performance is further enhanced by Baroque specialist <strong>Nicholas McGegan, </strong>who brought a fresh and animated approach to these familiar masterworks when the performances took place at Verizon&nbsp;Hall back in mid-April.</span></p> Sun, 11 Aug 2013 12:06:08 +0000 Gregg Whiteside 6298 at http://wrti.org It's All Bach With Nicholas McGegan And The Philadelphia Orchestra: August 11, 2 PM The Mystery and Allure of Bach's Brandenburg Concertos http://wrti.org/post/mystery-and-allure-bachs-brandenburg-concertos <p></p><p>Today, J. S. Bach’s Brandenburg Concertos are among the most popular pieces from the Baroque era. WRTI’s Susan Lewis explores the mystery in the story of the famous concertos.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.wrti.org/post/philadelphia-orchestra-concert-wrti-all-bach-broadcast">On Sunday, May 19th, WRTI will broadcast The Philadelphia Orchestra performing three of Bach’s Brandenburg Concertos, his Double Violin Concerto, and his Orchestral Suite No. 3.</a></p><p></p><p> Mon, 13 May 2013 01:16:12 +0000 Susan Lewis 5501 at http://wrti.org The Mystery and Allure of Bach's Brandenburg Concertos