Duke Riley http://wrti.org en AVA Music Dir. Christofer Macatsoris--Jazz Composer Bill Cunliffe--Philagrafika--Artist Duke Riley http://wrti.org/post/ava-music-dir-christofer-macatsoris-jazz-composer-bill-cunliffe-philagrafika-artist-duke-riley <p>David Patrick Stearns profiles conductor Christofer Macatsoris, the music director of the Academy of Vocal Arts. AVA is celebrating its 75th anniversary.</p> <p>Jim Cotter speaks with Grammy Award-winning composer Bill Cunliffe. The Temple University Symphony Orchestra performs his <i>fourth stream...La Banda</i> at Lincoln Center on April 9, 2010.</p> <p>Susan Lewis looks at Philagrafika 2010, a festival in multiple locations around Philadelphia celebrating the role of print in contemporary art.</p> <p>We also speak with artist Duke Riley. His installation, <i>Reclaiming the Lost Kingdom of Laird</i>, is on view at the Historical Society of Pennsylvania until April 11, 2010, and is part of the Philagrafika festival.</p> Sat, 27 Mar 2010 18:05:00 +0000 David Patrick Stearns, Jim Cotter & Susan Lewis 2321 at http://wrti.org AVA Music Dir. Christofer Macatsoris--Jazz Composer Bill Cunliffe--Philagrafika--Artist Duke Riley Philagrafika 2010 Artist Duke Riley--Tan Dun Opera TEA--Rooftop Murals Artist Stephen Powers http://wrti.org/post/philagrafika-2010-artist-duke-riley-tan-dun-opera-tea-rooftop-murals-artist-stephen-powers <p>Jim Cotter speaks with Duke Riley. His installation, <i>Reclaiming the Lost Kingdom of Laird</i>, is on view at the Pennsylvania Historical Society, as part of the Philadelphia Philagrafika 2010 festival.</p> <p>David Patrick Stearns previews the Opera Company of Philadelphia's production of <i>Tea: A Mirror of Soul</i> by the Oscar-winning Chinese composer Tan Dun.</p> <p>We take a ride on the El in West Philadelphia with artist Stephen Powers. He's just completed <i>Love Letter</i>, a series of 50 rooftop murals.</p> Sat, 13 Feb 2010 20:59:00 +0000 Jim Cotter & David Patrick Stearns 2296 at http://wrti.org Philagrafika 2010 Artist Duke Riley--Tan Dun Opera TEA--Rooftop Murals Artist Stephen Powers