Aaron Jay Kernis http://wrti.org en Composer Aaron Jay Kernis Honored In Delaware http://wrti.org/post/composer-aaron-jay-kernis-honored-delaware <p></p><p>Philadelphia-area native Aaron Jay Kernis is among the most successful and prolific living American composers. The 54-year-old Pulitzer Prize winner has written music in almost every form except opera and ballet. WRTI’s Jim Cotter reports on a master of melody who this week receives a prestigious local award.</p><p>http://youtu.be/gCofp_5eZPE</p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 31 Mar 2014 16:02:24 +0000 Jim Cotter 7152 at http://wrti.org Composer Aaron Jay Kernis Honored In Delaware Aaron Jay Kernis--Anthony McGill--Georg Philipp Telemann--Rosenbach Museum's Civil War Project http://wrti.org/post/aaron-jay-kernis-anthony-mcgill-georg-philipp-telemann-rosenbach-museums-civil-war-project <p>Jim Cotter speaks with the Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Aaron Jay Kernis.</p> <p>David Patrick Stearns profiles Anthony McGill, the principal clarinet of the Metropolitan Opera.</p> <p>Susan Lewis considers the 18th-century German Baroque composer George Philipp Telemann, one of the most prolific composers in music history.</p> <p>Tom Keels explores the Rosenbach Museum's commemorations of the 150th anniversary of the American Civil War.</p> Fri, 15 Jul 2011 15:13:00 +0000 Jim Cotter, David Patrick Stearns & Susan Lewis & Tom Keels 2571 at http://wrti.org Aaron Jay Kernis--Anthony McGill--Georg Philipp Telemann--Rosenbach Museum's Civil War Project Aaron Jay Kernis--Anthony McGill--Georg Philipp Telemann--Civil War 150 at Rosenbach Museum http://wrti.org/post/aaron-jay-kernis-anthony-mcgill-georg-philipp-telemann-civil-war-150-rosenbach-museum <p>Jim Cotter speaks with the Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Aaron Jay Kernis.</p> <p>David Patrick Stearns profiles Anthony McGill, the principal clarinet of the Metropolitan Opera.</p> <p>Susan Lewis considers 18th-century German Baroque composer Georg Philipp Telemann, one of the most prolific composers in music history.</p> <p>Tom Keels explores a project at the Rosenbach Museum in Philadelphia commemorating the 150th anniversary of the start of the American Civil War.</p> Sat, 14 May 2011 19:30:00 +0000 Jim Cotter, David Patrick Stearns & Susan Lewis & Tom Keels 2534 at http://wrti.org Aaron Jay Kernis--Anthony McGill--Georg Philipp Telemann--Civil War 150 at Rosenbach Museum Settlement Branch Opens, Willow Grove--Dress Designer Roberto Capucci--Astral Composer Aaron Kernis http://wrti.org/post/settlement-branch-opens-willow-grove-dress-designer-roberto-capucci-astral-composer-aaron <p>As Settlement Music School celebrates the opening of its newest branch, Jim Cotter speaks with the school's Executive Director Helen Eaton.</p> <p>Susan Lewis considers Italian artist and designer Roberto Capucci, whose work is on display at the Philadelphia Museum of Art through June 5, 2011.</p> <p>And we speak with Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Aaron Jay Kernis. Astral Artists presents the premiere of a specially commissioned work by Kernis on March 20th.</p> Sat, 19 Mar 2011 15:55:00 +0000 Jim Cotter & Susan Lewis 2508 at http://wrti.org Settlement Branch Opens, Willow Grove--Dress Designer Roberto Capucci--Astral Composer Aaron Kernis