Tugan Sokhiev http://wrti.org en The Russians Are Coming! The Philadelphia Orchestra in Concert on WRTI: March 16 at 1 PM http://wrti.org/post/russians-are-coming-philadelphia-orchestra-concert-wrti-march-16-1-pm <p>This Sunday at 1 pm it's the third and final week of the Philadelphia Orchestra’s January Tchaikovsky Celebration on WRTI. The y<span style="line-height: 1.5;">oung Russian conductor </span><strong>Tugan<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Sokhiev</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> will be on the podium for his Philadelphia Orchestra debut, leading the Philadelphians in works by Tchaikovsky, Mussorgsky-Ravel, and Rimsky-Korsakov.</span></p> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 15:08:22 +0000 Gregg Whiteside 7083 at http://wrti.org The Russians Are Coming! The Philadelphia Orchestra in Concert on WRTI: March 16 at 1 PM Pictures at an Exhibition: The Evolution of a Masterpiece http://wrti.org/post/pictures-exhibition-evolution-masterpiece <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">A work originally written for piano has become a staple of the orchestral repertoire. As </span>WRTI’s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Susan Lewis reports, the most well-known version combines the mastery of two composers from different generations - one Russian, and one French.</span></p> Mon, 10 Mar 2014 22:18:40 +0000 Susan Lewis 7058 at http://wrti.org Pictures at an Exhibition: The Evolution of a Masterpiece