Musicopia http://wrti.org en An Afternoon of Jazz and Classical Music http://wrti.org/post/afternoon-jazz-and-classical-music <p>On Sunday June 2nd, WRTI, <em>ICON </em>magazine, Jacobs Music, The Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia, and Drum Workshop join forces to sponsor "An Afternoon of Jazz and Classical Music." WRTI's Bob Perkins will play host to jazz vocalist Paula Johns, The All-Star Jazz Quartet featuring Bruce Klauber, Andy Kahn, Bruce Kaminsky and Asher Stein, The Musicopia Student Drum Line, pianist Hanchien Lee from The Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia, and other guests.</p> Fri, 10 May 2013 18:58:47 +0000 WRTI Staff 5516 at http://wrti.org An Afternoon of Jazz and Classical Music Your Instrument Donations Making a Difference http://wrti.org/post/your-instrument-donations-making-difference <p>Meet Maxwell Chambers! He&rsquo;s a sixth grade student at the 21st Century Cyber Charter School and proudly serves as associate concertmaster of the Musicopia String Orchestra and Chamber Orchestra. When Max puts down his violin, he&rsquo;s busy hanging out with his five brothers and two sisters, cooking, and playing video games.</p> Thu, 26 Apr 2012 11:27:00 +0000 WRTI Staff 3797 at http://wrti.org Your Instrument Donations Making a Difference Musicopia String Orchestra--Dolce Suono and the Domingo-Cafritz Young Artist Program--The Stoogeum http://wrti.org/post/musicopia-string-orchestra-dolce-suono-and-domingo-cafritz-young-artist-program-stoogeum <p>The Philadelphia Inquirer's David Patrick Stearns looks ahead to a performance by the Musicopia String Orchestra featuring works written by composer Tina Davidson in collaboration with three young members of the ensemble.</p> <p>Susan Lewis explores a partnership between the chamber music ensemble, Dolce Suono, and Placido Domingo's Washington DC program for emerging singers.</p> <p>And Tom Keels explores the Stoogeum. The suburban Philadelphia museum celebrates the life and legacy of The Three Stooges.</p> Sat, 22 Jan 2011 16:04:00 +0000 David Patrick Stearns & Susan Lewis & Tom Keels 2482 at http://wrti.org Musicopia String Orchestra--Dolce Suono and the Domingo-Cafritz Young Artist Program--The Stoogeum