Rudolf Buchbinder http://wrti.org en Check Out These Classical New Releases! http://wrti.org/post/check-out-these-classical-new-releases <p>WRTI's Mark Pinto, your host for the <a href="http://wrti.org/programs/classical-new-releases" target="_blank"><em><strong>Classical New Releases </strong></em></a>show, has several newly released CDs to recommend for your listening pleasure...</p> Sun, 20 Apr 2014 22:03:30 +0000 Mark Pinto 7191 at http://wrti.org Check Out These Classical New Releases! Lutoslawski, Mozart, and Beethoven: The Philadelphia Orchestra In Concert On WRTI, July 14, 2 PM http://wrti.org/post/lutoslawski-mozart-and-beethoven-philadelphia-orchestra-concert-wrti-july-14-2-pm <p>Guest conductor Christoph von Dohnanyi&nbsp;conducts The Philadelphia Orchestra in a concert from last March that offers the spirit of Mozart a connecting thread. Perhaps not surprising since, in 1787, the 16-year-old Beethoven traveled to Vienna from his native Bonn to study with Mozart. Though little is known about their encounter, Beethoven, according to legend, impressed the master, but could stay in Vienna only a short time before being called home to tend to his dying mother. Although he never would never see Mozart again, who had died by the time he returned to Vienna to study with Haydn, Beethoven greatly esteemed him as a model.<br><br>In the first half of the program this afternoon, we’ll hear one of Mozart’s most dramatic piano concertos, Number 20, in the passionate key of D minor, one which Beethoven himself particularly &nbsp;admired, and for which he in fact wrote the cadenzas that pianist <strong>Rudolph Buchbinder </strong>will perform.<br><br>During intermission, we’ll hear from both maestros Dohnanyi and Buchbinder as they speak with WRTI's Jim Cotter. The program will conclude with Beethoven’s Eroica Symphony, a turning point not only in Beethoven’s career, but in the history of music!<br><br>The concert begins with one of Witold Lutoslawski's&nbsp;most accessible and highly expressive works from the &nbsp;1940s and '50s, his&nbsp;<em>Funeral Music</em>. Gregg Whiteside is host and producer. <strong>Sunday, July 14, 2 to 4 pm.</strong></p><p><a href="http://www.philorch.org/concert/beethovens-eroica-0?date=2013-03-09_20-00"><strong>More information, including program notes, on The Philadelphia Orchestra's website</strong></a><br><br>Christoph von Dohnányi - Conductor<br>Rudolf Buchbinder - Piano<br><br><strong>PROGRAM:</strong><br>Lutoslawski - <em>Funeral Music</em><br>Mozart - Piano Concerto No. 20, K. 466<br>INTERMISSION<br>Beethoven - Symphony No. 3 ("Eroica")</p><p> Sat, 13 Jul 2013 14:21:21 +0000 Gregg Whiteside 6178 at http://wrti.org Lutoslawski, Mozart, and Beethoven: The Philadelphia Orchestra In Concert On WRTI, July 14, 2 PM The Philadelphia Orchestra In Concert on WRTI: Dohnanyi Conducts Beethoven and Mozart http://wrti.org/post/philadelphia-orchestra-concert-wrti-dohnanyi-conducts-beethoven-and-mozart <p>Guest conductor<strong> Christoph von </strong><strong>Dohnany</strong>i conducts The Philadelphia Orchestra this <strong>Sunday, April 7th from 2 to 4 pm</strong> in a program featuring Witold Lutoslawski<em>'s</em><em> Funeral Music - </em>one of the most accessible works by the 20th-century Polish composer. It will be followed by a performance of Mozart's darkly sublime <em>Piano Concerto No. 20 </em>with pianist <strong>Rudolph Buchbinder</strong>, who speaks with WRTI's Jim Cotter during intermission.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 04 Apr 2013 16:21:58 +0000 Gregg Whiteside 5359 at http://wrti.org The Philadelphia Orchestra In Concert on WRTI: Dohnanyi Conducts Beethoven and Mozart Wolfie, Meet Ludwig! http://wrti.org/post/wolfie-meet-ludwig <p>On this Sunday's Philadelphia Orchestra In Concert broadcast, a pianist - world renowned for his interpretations of the music of Beethoven - performs a Mozart piano concerto. Surprisingly, it contains music by both great composers, as WRTI's Jim Cotter reports.</p><p>You can&nbsp;hear Rudolf Buchbinder&nbsp;perform Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 20 with The Philadelphia Orchestra on-air and online on WRTI.org at 2 pm on Sunday, April 7th.</p><p>Rudolf Buchbinder conducting Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 20 from the keyboard with the Vienna Philharmonic:</p><p>http://youtu.be/OWFM3K8jOco</p><p> Mon, 01 Apr 2013 10:01:00 +0000 Jim Cotter 5332 at http://wrti.org Wolfie, Meet Ludwig! Pianist Rudolf Buchbinder Returns to Crossover http://wrti.org/post/pianist-rudolf-buchbinder-returns-crossover <p></p><p>One of the world's foremost and most prolific artists returns to <em>Crossover</em> this week. But the Australian pianist Rudolf Buchbinder isn't just a virtuoso. He's a really interesting person as well. One who loves life just as much as music.</p> Fri, 15 Feb 2013 22:15:13 +0000 Jill Pasternak 5149 at http://wrti.org Pianist Rudolf Buchbinder Returns to Crossover Rudolf Buchbinder Revisits Beethoven Sonatas – All of Them! http://wrti.org/post/rudolf-buchbinder-revisits-beethoven-sonatas-all-them <p>Celebrated Austrian pianist and Beethoven interpreter Rudolf Buchbinder is this week's <em>Crossover </em>guest. He has just released a massive boxed-set collection of all 32 of the Beethoven sonatas. <em>The Sonata Legacy</em>, newly recorded live in concert, features Mr. Buchbinder performing the complete cycle of Beethoven's sonatas once again…after a 30-year hiatus. Time can change everything - especially the perceptions that come with age and experience.</p><p>http://youtu.be/rorPXZF-hiI</p> Fri, 17 Aug 2012 20:18:38 +0000 Jill Pasternak 4308 at http://wrti.org Rudolf Buchbinder Revisits Beethoven Sonatas – All of Them! Victorian-Era Painter William T. Trego--Pianist Rudolf Buchbinder--Evolution of Hist. Society of PA http://wrti.org/post/victorian-era-painter-william-t-trego-pianist-rudolf-buchbinder-evolution-hist-society-pa <p>Eric Brannon profiles William T. Trego. The Michener Museum in Doylestown is hosting the first-ever retrospective of the little-remembered Pennsylvania Victorian-era painter.</p> <p>Jim Cotter speaks with the Austrian pianist Rudolf Buchbinder.</p> <p>Susan Lewis considers the beginnings, evolution, and contemporary mission of the Historical Society of Pennsylvania.</p> Sat, 11 Jun 2011 15:29:00 +0000 Eric Brannon, Jim Cotter & Susan Lewis 2552 at http://wrti.org Victorian-Era Painter William T. Trego--Pianist Rudolf Buchbinder--Evolution of Hist. Society of PA Rudolf Buchbinder--The Clay Studio--Nina Jablonski and The Evolution of Skin Color--Joyce DiDonato http://wrti.org/post/rudolf-buchbinder-clay-studio-nina-jablonski-and-evolution-skin-color-joyce-didonato <p>Jim Cotter speaks with pianist Rudolf Buchbinder. He performs Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 4 with the Philadelphia Orchestra this week.</p> <p>Susan Lewis takes us to The Clay Studio in Philadelphia, a regional hub for ceramics education, creation, and exhibition. </p> <p>A conversation with anthropologist Nina Jablonski. She lectures about <em>The Evolution of Human Skin Color</em> at the Wagner Free Institute of Science on Saturday.</p> <p>Philadelphia Inquirer reporter David Patrick Stearns profiles mezzo-soprano Joyce DiDonato. The AVA alum is back in Philadelphia for a Sunday recital.</p> Thu, 27 Mar 2008 15:55:00 +0000 Jim Cotter, Susan Lewis & David Patrick Stearns 1953 at http://wrti.org Rudolf Buchbinder--The Clay Studio--Nina Jablonski and The Evolution of Skin Color--Joyce DiDonato