Zaha Hadid http://wrti.org en Rising Star Benjamin Beilman--Checking In with Christoph Eschenbach--Zaha Hadid Exhibition at PMA http://wrti.org/post/rising-star-benjamin-beilman-checking-christoph-eschenbach-zaha-hadid-exhibition-pma <p>Jim Cotter speaks with Benjamin Beilman ahead of his Philadelphia Chamber Music Society Recital debut. The young violinist has the potential to be &quot;the next big thing&quot; to emerge from the Curtis Institute.<br /><br />David Patrick Stearns checks in with Christoph Eschenbach as the former Philadelphia Orchestra music director undertakes an ambitious three-week long festival in his second season in charge at the National Symphony Orchestra.<br /> Sat, 17 Mar 2012 15:58:00 +0000 Jim Cotter, Susan Lewis & David Patrick Stearns 3279 at http://wrti.org Rising Star Benjamin Beilman--Checking In with Christoph Eschenbach--Zaha Hadid Exhibition at PMA Maestro Yannick Nezet-Seguin--Architect Zaha Hadid--Film Curator Kate Pourshariati at Penn Museum http://wrti.org/post/maestro-yannick-nezet-seguin-architect-zaha-hadid-film-curator-kate-pourshariati-penn-museum <p>Jim Cotter speaks with Yannick Nezet-Seguin, music director designate of The Philadelphia Orchestra.</p> <p>Susan Lewis takes us to the Philadelphia Museum of Art for an exhibition of product designs by Zaha Hadid, one of the world's leading architects.</p> <p>And we speak with Kate Pourshariati, curator of <i>Culture Change, Image, and Adaptation</i>, a season-long film series at Penn Museum.</p> Sat, 05 Nov 2011 19:23:00 +0000 Jim Cotter & Susan Lewis 2638 at http://wrti.org Maestro Yannick Nezet-Seguin--Architect Zaha Hadid--Film Curator Kate Pourshariati at Penn Museum CARMEN at Academy of Music and Independence Mall--Penn Museum's IMAGINE AFRICA--Zaha Hadid at PMA http://wrti.org/post/carmen-academy-music-and-independence-mall-penn-museums-imagine-africa-zaha-hadid-pma <p>David Patrick Stearns looks ahead to the Opera Company of Philadelphia's season-opening performance of Bizet's <i>Carmen</i>. A full house is expected at the Academy of Music with thousands witnessing the performance in a live simulcast on Independence Mall.</p> <p>Jim Cotter takes us to the Penn Museum for an innovative new exhibition. The look and content of <i>Imagine Africa</i> will evolve over the coming year through visitor and local community feedback.</p> <p>Susan Lewis looks at a new exhibition of the product designs of one of the world's leading architects, Zaha Hadid, now at the Philadelphia Museum of Art.</p> Fri, 23 Sep 2011 14:09:00 +0000 Jim Cotter, Susan Lewis & David Patrick Stearns 2614 at http://wrti.org CARMEN at Academy of Music and Independence Mall--Penn Museum's IMAGINE AFRICA--Zaha Hadid at PMA