Symphony in C http://wrti.org en Symphony in C on WRTI: Schumann, Mendelssohn, and Brahms, May 11, 3 PM http://wrti.org/post/symphony-c-wrti-schumann-mendelssohn-and-brahms-may-11-3-pm <p>Acclaimed violinist <a href="http://wrti.org/post/first-listen-augustin-hadelich-sibelius-ad-s-violin-concertos" target="_blank"><strong>Augustin&nbsp;Hadelich</strong></a>&nbsp;joins <a href="http://www.symphonyinc.org/" target="_blank"><strong>Symphony in C </strong></a>and <strong>Music Director Rossen Milanov </strong>for one of the most beloved concertos in the repertoire - the Concerto in E minor, <strong>by Felix&nbsp;Mendelssohn.</strong> That's the centerpiece on this Sunday's broadcast.</p> Thu, 08 May 2014 18:44:54 +0000 Jack Moore 7275 at http://wrti.org Symphony in C on WRTI: Schumann, Mendelssohn, and Brahms, May 11, 3 PM Symphony in C on WRTI: Tchaikovsky and Corigliano, Sunday at 3 PM http://wrti.org/post/symphony-c-wrti-tchaikovsky-and-corigliano-sunday-3-pm <p>John Corigliano's <em>Troubadors</em>, Variations for Guitar and Orchestra, opens our broadcast of <strong>Symphony in C </strong>Sunday, at 3 pm. &nbsp;<strong>Philip Mann </strong>guest conducts, and acclaimed guitarist <strong>Jason Vieaux </strong>plays this 1993 work by Corigliano, which the composer describes as a "lyrical" concerto. &nbsp;The concert concludes with one of Tchaikovsky's best known symphonies, the No. 5 in E minor.&nbsp; <strong>Sunday, March 16, 3 to 5 pm on WRTI.</strong></p><p>Jason Vieaux performing in 2010:</p><p>http://youtu.be/StGo92u5dLY</p><p></p> Fri, 14 Mar 2014 21:06:48 +0000 Jack Moore 7099 at http://wrti.org Symphony in C on WRTI: Tchaikovsky and Corigliano, Sunday at 3 PM Symphony in C: Celebrating 60 http://wrti.org/post/symphony-c-celebrating-60 <p></p><p><a href="http://www.symphonyinc.org/performances/december-7-2013" target="_blank"><strong>Symphony in C</strong> </a>continues its 60th-anniversary season this weekend with a concert featuring the music of Mozart. As WRTI's Jim Cotter reports, the organization is operating under the leadership of a newly appointed president, who has a very hands-on approach.</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 02 Dec 2013 11:35:10 +0000 Jim Cotter 6733 at http://wrti.org Symphony in C: Celebrating 60 Grounded, Yet Flying High: Conductor Rossen Milanov http://wrti.org/post/grounded-yet-flying-high-conductor-rossen-milanov <p></p><p>Rossen Milanov&nbsp;is a busy man of the world. &nbsp;The miles he racks up, both driving and flying, are great. &nbsp;Just look at his schedule from now through the first week in December: the Colorado Symphony in Denver, the Fort Worth Symphony in Texas, the Princeton Symphony in New Jersey, the Latvian National Symphony in Latvia, the Orchesta Sinfonica del Principado&nbsp;de Asturias in Spain, the Aalborg Symphony in Denmark, and finally back home to lead Camden's <a href="http://www.symphonyinc.org/" target="_blank"><strong>Symphony in C.</strong></a> &nbsp;It's almost as though Alec Baldwin is about to come up and ask him, "What's in your wallet?"</p><p> Fri, 11 Oct 2013 18:24:44 +0000 Joe Patti & Jill Pasternak 6568 at http://wrti.org Grounded, Yet Flying High: Conductor Rossen Milanov Symphony in C Celebrates Diamond Jubilee Under New President http://wrti.org/post/symphony-c-celebrates-diamond-jubilee-under-new-president <p></p><p>Music Lives in Camden, New Jersey where a storied symphony orchestra is celebrating its 60th anniversary.&nbsp; As WRTI's Jim Cotter now reports, the organization&nbsp;begins its new season under the&nbsp;leadership of&nbsp;a&nbsp;newly appointed president who has a very hands-on approach.</p><p></p><p><a href="http://www.symphonyinc.org/performances/event-listing" target="_blank"><strong>Symphony in C's 60th season opens on September 21st with a program featuring Dvorák’s Cello Concerto with David Finkel as soloist, the Bartok Concerto for Orchestra. And <em>Neon Lights </em>by Jules Pegram, the winner of&nbsp; Symphony in C’s Young Composers’ Competition.</strong></a></p><p><a href="http://www.wrti.org/where-music-lives" target="_blank"><strong>Let us know <em>Where Music Lives</em> in your community!</strong> <strong>Add your ideas in the comments section here and check out our other <em>Where Music Lives </em>posts.</strong></a></p><p> Mon, 02 Sep 2013 13:11:01 +0000 Jim Cotter 6375 at http://wrti.org Symphony in C Celebrates Diamond Jubilee Under New President Haydn's The Creation: Symphony In C & The Mendelssohn Club, May 26, 4 PM http://wrti.org/post/haydns-creation-symphony-c-mendelssohn-club-may-26-4-pm <p>This Sunday it's <a href="http://www.symphonyinc.org/">Symphony in C </a>with the <a href="http://www.mcchorus.org/wp/" target="_blank">Mendelssohn Club of Philadelphia </a>in a performance of Haydn’s masterpiece, <em>The Creation</em>. This was the grand closing concert of the ensemble's 60th anniversary season. Rossen Milanov conducts. Join us! <strong>Sunday, May 26, 4 to 6 pm.</strong></p><p><a href="http://www.symphonyinc.org/performances/program-notes/may-11-2013" target="_blank"><strong>Program notes here.</strong></a></p><p></p> Sun, 26 May 2013 10:11:02 +0000 Dave Conant 5552 at http://wrti.org Haydn's The Creation: Symphony In C & The Mendelssohn Club, May 26, 4 PM Mendelssohn and Schumann: Symphony in C on ENCORE! http://wrti.org/post/mendelssohn-and-schumann-symphony-c-encore <p>WRTI presents Symphony in C under the baton of Music Director Rossen Milanov on March 17th at 4 pm. Written when Mendelssohn was only 17, his <em>Midsummer Night's Dream</em> Overture was the first "concert overture" - a work not intended to introduce a dramatic presentation, but to represent, complete in itself, a literary work, or story, or place.</p> Sun, 17 Mar 2013 13:18:48 +0000 Jack Moore 5260 at http://wrti.org Mendelssohn and Schumann: Symphony in C on ENCORE! Two Sets of Four Seasons: Symphony in C on ENCORE! http://wrti.org/post/two-sets-four-seasons-symphony-c-encore <p>Experience "The Four Seasons" with two composers from two continents. Hear the original work by Vivaldi, and then travel to South America to engage in the <em>Four Seasons of Buenos Aires</em>, by Astor Piazolla.&nbsp; Symphony in C Concertmaster Stefani Collins is soloist, with Music Director Rossen Milanov conducting. <strong>Sunday, December 16th, 3 to 5 pm.</strong></p><p>PROGRAM:</p><p>Antonio Vivaldi: <em>The&nbsp;</em><i><em>F</em>our Seasons</i></p><p>Astor Piazzolla: <i>The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires</i></p> Tue, 11 Dec 2012 21:24:57 +0000 Jack Moore 4871 at http://wrti.org Two Sets of Four Seasons: Symphony in C on ENCORE! A Classical Thanksgiving with WRTI http://wrti.org/post/classical-thanksgiving-wrti-0 <p>We have the music for the perfect Thanksgiving&nbsp;holiday weekend. Beginning on Thursday, join us for a particularly American flavor with music by American composers from Copland to Bernstein to John Alden Carpenter.&nbsp; There will also be a family celebration with some of the great names in music, including the Bachs, the Strauss family, father and son Mozart and more!&nbsp;</p> Thu, 22 Nov 2012 12:23:53 +0000 Jack Moore 4752 at http://wrti.org A Classical Thanksgiving with WRTI Symphony in C Starts a New Season on WRTI: Oct. 14th, 3 pm on Encore! http://wrti.org/post/symphony-c-starts-new-season-wrti-oct-14th-3-pm-encore <p>It's the first broadcast of the season for the acclaimed <a href="http://symphonyinc.org/" target="_blank"><strong>Symphony in C,</strong></a> and it's an exciting Sunday afternoon on WRTI.&nbsp; The program starts with the 2013 winner of Symphony in C's Young Composers' Competition, a work by Douglas Buchanan. Pianist Di Wu joins the orchestra<em style="font-size: 15px; ">&nbsp;</em>for a Rachmaninoff&nbsp;favorite, and the concert concludes with Tchaikovsky's final symphony. &nbsp;Music Director Rossen Milanov&nbsp;conducts. <strong>Sunday, October 14th, 3 to 5 pm.</strong></p> Fri, 12 Oct 2012 19:08:11 +0000 Jack Moore 4567 at http://wrti.org Symphony in C Starts a New Season on WRTI: Oct. 14th, 3 pm on Encore!