Crossing Choir http://wrti.org en Philadelphia-Based Chamber Choir THE CROSSING--Int'l House--The Natl Assoc. of Negro Musicians http://wrti.org/post/philadelphia-based-chamber-choir-crossing-intl-house-natl-assoc-negro-musicians <p>Donald Nally, artistic director of The Crossing, talks with Jim Cotter about some ambitious new plans for his internationally renowned, Philadelphia-based chamber choir.<br /><br />Susan Lewis takes us to International House. Originating in Philadelphia, the multicultural residential center now has branches in more than 20 locations around the world.<br /><br />David Patrick Stearns profiles the&nbsp;National Association of Negro Musicians. Its 92nd Annual Convention takes place in Philadelphia.</p><p>More Information:</p> Fri, 22 Jul 2011 17:11:00 +0000 Jim Cotter, Susan Lewis & David Patrick Stearns 2575 at http://wrti.org Philadelphia-Based Chamber Choir THE CROSSING--Int'l House--The Natl Assoc. of Negro Musicians Crossing's Month of Moderns--Morton Feldman Fest--OCP's PHAEDRA--Christopher O'Riley--Mutter Museum http://wrti.org/post/crossings-month-moderns-morton-feldman-fest-ocps-phaedra-christopher-oriley-mutter-museum <p>David Patrick Stearns looks ahead to three cutting-edge events happening simultaneously over the coming weeks in Philadelphia: The Crossing Choir's Month of Moderns Festival, Bowerbird's festival devoted to the music of Morton Feldman (including the composer's six-hour string quartet) and Opera Company of Philadelphia's U.S. premiere of Hans Werner Henze's <i>Phaedra</i>.</p> <p>Jim Cotter speaks with Christopher O'Riley, pianist and host of the popular national radio program <i>From the Top.</i></p> <p>Susan Lewis takes us to the Mutter Museum at the storied College of Physicians of Philadelphia.</p> Sat, 28 May 2011 16:25:00 +0000 David Patrick Stearns, Jim Cotter & Susan Lewis 2543 at http://wrti.org Crossing's Month of Moderns--Morton Feldman Fest--OCP's PHAEDRA--Christopher O'Riley--Mutter Museum