Philadelphia History Museum at the Atwater Kent http://wrti.org en Pianist Nikolai Lugansky--Barnes' Pres. Derek Gillman--Georg Philipp Telemann--Phila. History Museum http://wrti.org/post/pianist-nikolai-lugansky-barnes-pres-derek-gillman-georg-philipp-telemann-phila-history-museum <p>David Patrick Stearns profiles Nikolai Lugansky. The Russian pianist performs Rachmaninoff's Piano Concerto No.2 in concerts with The Philadelphia Orchestra the weekend of February 18, 2012.</p> <p>Jim Cotter speaks with Barnes Foundation President Derek Gillman as final preparations get underway on the opening of the Barnes' new home in Philadelphia.</p> <p>Susan Lewis considers the 18th-century German Baroque composer Georg Philipp Telemann, said to be the most prolific composer in music history.</p> <p>As The Philadelphia History Museum begins a phased reopening, we speak with Executive Director Charles Croce.</p> Thu, 16 Feb 2012 18:52:00 +0000 Jim Cotter, Susan Lewis & David Patrick Stearns 3261 at http://wrti.org Pianist Nikolai Lugansky--Barnes' Pres. Derek Gillman--Georg Philipp Telemann--Phila. History Museum Secrets of the Silk Road--Camac Street--Phila. Hist. Museum, Atwater Kent--Civil War at Rosenbach http://wrti.org/post/secrets-silk-road-camac-street-phila-hist-museum-atwater-kent-civil-war-rosenbach <p>As the Penn Museum winds up its run of <i>Secrets of the Silk Road</i> - the exhibition that almost didn't happen - we speak with archaeologist Victor Mair.</p> <p>Susan Lewis visits the Sketch Club and the Plastic Club on Philadelphia's Camac Street, known as "Avenue of the Artists."</p> <p>Jim Cotter speaks with Charles Croce, the CEO of the newly revamped and renamed Philadelphia History Museum at the Atwater Kent.</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, 12 Mar 2011 17:51:00 +0000 Susan Lewis & Jim Cotter & Tom Keels 2507 at http://wrti.org Secrets of the Silk Road--Camac Street--Phila. Hist. Museum, Atwater Kent--Civil War at Rosenbach OCP's Production of Gounod's ROMEO & JULIET--The Phila. History Museum at the Atwater Kent http://wrti.org/post/ocps-production-gounods-romeo-juliet-phila-history-museum-atwater-kent <p>David Patrick Stearns looks ahead to the Opera Company of Philadelphia's upcoming production of Gounod's <em>Romeo &amp; Juliet</em> that casts the Capulets and Montagues - not as feuding families - but as rival haute couture design houses.</p> <p>Jim Cotter speaks with Charles Croce, the new CEO of the recently revamped and renamed Philadelphia History Museum at the Atwater Kent, which tells the story of the City of Philadelphia.</p> Sat, 29 Jan 2011 20:04:00 +0000 David Patrick Stearns & Jim Cotter 2488 at http://wrti.org OCP's Production of Gounod's ROMEO & JULIET--The Phila. History Museum at the Atwater Kent