WRTI 60th CD http://wrti.org en 60th Anniversary Classical CD Highlight: Beethoven, Für Elise http://wrti.org/post/60th-anniversary-classical-cd-highlight-beethoven-f-r-elise <p>Ludwig van Beethoven's&nbsp;<em>Bagatelle in A minor</em>, "Für&nbsp;Elise," performed by&nbsp;Balazs&nbsp;Szokolay,&nbsp;<span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px; ">is featured on CD 1 in the WRTI 60th Anniversary Classical 3-CD set.</span></p><p>If you’ve ever taken piano lessons, then Beethoven’s <em>Bagatelle in A minor</em> is no stranger to you. The instantly recognizable tune is a must for all beginning piano students, and the staying power of this lovely work is legendary. Listen to it here performed by Balazs Szokolay. There! Of course you know that one. Told you so.<br> Wed, 18 Sep 2013 15:48:33 +0000 Jill Pasternak 6424 at http://wrti.org 60th Anniversary Classical CD Highlight: Beethoven, Für Elise 60th Anniversary Jazz 2-CD Set http://wrti.org/post/60th-anniversary-jazz-2-cd-set <p>To celebrate WRTI's 60 years on the air, we've selected some of your favorite pieces and put them together in one fabulous collection as our thanks to you—our loyal listeners!<br><br>Our exclusive 60th Anniversary Commemorative Jazz Collection includes one great composition after another: straight-ahead, organ jazz, hard bop, and contemporary. Many of your favorite artists—Coltrane, Dizzy, Cannonball, Heath Brothers, and McCoy Tyner, just to name a few—are represented. It's the WRTI listening experience in a jewel case!</p><p><a href="https://secure.publicbroadcasting.net/wrti/pledge.pledgemain" style="font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px; margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162); "><strong style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; ">Contribute today at the $160 level</strong></a><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px; "> and we'll thank you with our limited-edition </span>WRTI<span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px; "> </span>60th<span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px; "> Anniversary Jazz 2-CD set.&nbsp;</span><strong style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px; margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; "><a href="https://secure.publicbroadcasting.net/wrti/pledge.pledgemain" style="margin: 0px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(12, 76, 162); ">Pledge Here, and Thanks!</a></strong></p><p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; font-size: 15px; line-height: 22px; ">Check out the track list below:</span></p><p style="margin-bottom: 15px; padding: 0px; border: 0px; font-size: 15px; vertical-align: baseline; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Georgia, Times, serif; line-height: 22px; "> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 23:49:09 +0000 Dave Conant 6452 at http://wrti.org 60th Anniversary Jazz 2-CD Set