Amadeus http://wrti.org en AMADEUS: The Story of Mozart and Musical Rivalry at the Walnut Street Theatre http://wrti.org/post/amadeus-story-mozart-and-musical-rivalry-walnut-street-theatre <p>The life of the popular composer Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart has engendered conjecture and controversy. WRTI's Susan Lewis looks at the musical rivalry between Mozart and composer Antonio Salieri, suggested in Walnut Street Theatre's production of AMADEUS.</p> Mon, 07 Feb 2011 12:35:04 +0000 Susan Lewis 3371 at http://wrti.org AMADEUS: The Story of Mozart and Musical Rivalry at the Walnut Street Theatre Composer Diego Luzuriaga--Civil War at Rosenbach--Mozart's Life and Music at Walnut Street Theatre http://wrti.org/post/composer-diego-luzuriaga-civil-war-rosenbach-mozarts-life-and-music-walnut-street-theatre <p>David Patrick Stearns profiles the Ecuadorian-born, Philadelphia-based composer Diego Luzuriaga. The Philadelphia Orchestra performs his <i>Responsorio</i> on January 14, 2011.</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> <p>Susan Lewis considers the story of Mozart's life and music as told in a new production of <i>Amadeus</i> at the Walnut Street Theatre.</p> Sat, 15 Jan 2011 17:20:00 +0000 David Patrick Stearns & Susan Lewis & Tom Keels 2479 at http://wrti.org Composer Diego Luzuriaga--Civil War at Rosenbach--Mozart's Life and Music at Walnut Street Theatre Remembering Pianist Glenn Gould -- Amadeus http://wrti.org/post/remembering-pianist-glenn-gould-amadeus <p>Pianist Simone Dinnerstein talks about the legendary Glenn Gould and the digital re-performance of his 1955 <i>Goldberg Variations</i>. Dinnerstein, whose own version of Bach's <i>Goldberg Variations </i>has reached the top of the classical music charts, tells us if technology can replicate the man. Also, <i>Amadeus</i> at Philadelphia's Wilma Theater is reviewed.</p> Sat, 29 Sep 2007 19:25:00 +0000 Jim Cotter & David Patrick Stearns 1876 at http://wrti.org Remembering Pianist Glenn Gould -- Amadeus