Vladimir Jurowski http://wrti.org en Vladimir Jurowski's Fascinating Family Connection With Rachmaninoff's Songs http://wrti.org/post/vladimir-jurowskis-fascinating-family-connection-rachmaninoffs-songs <p></p><p>WRTI's Philadelphia Orchestra in Concert broadcast on Sunday, April 6 at 1 pm features several works of a celebrated Russian composer, conductor and pianist who had a close relationship with the ensemble. As WRTI’s Susan Lewis reports, the concert will be led by someone with connections of his own to the music and the man.</p><p>http://youtu.be/fW630zFA93Y</p><p></p><p></p><p></p> Sun, 06 Apr 2014 00:03:56 +0000 Susan Lewis 7136 at http://wrti.org Vladimir Jurowski's Fascinating Family Connection With Rachmaninoff's Songs The Philadelphia Orchestra In Concert on WRTI: All Rachmaninoff! April 6, 1 PM http://wrti.org/post/philadelphia-orchestra-concert-wrti-all-rachmaninoff-april-6-1-pm <p>Join us for an all-Rachmaninoff program this Sunday at 1 pm, on the radio at 90.1 FM and around the world at <a href="http://wrti.org/" target="_blank"><strong>wrti.org.</strong></a> The Philadelphians perform Rachmaninoff’s&nbsp;choral-symphonic setting of Edgar Allan Poe’s haunting poem, <em><strong>The Bells</strong>,</em>&nbsp;which received its U.S. premiere here in Philadelphia in 1920 with Leopold Stokowski conducting. Fri, 04 Apr 2014 15:34:08 +0000 Gregg Whiteside 7156 at http://wrti.org The Philadelphia Orchestra In Concert on WRTI: All Rachmaninoff! April 6, 1 PM Ax Plays Bach, Jurowski Conducts: The Philadelphians In Concert on WRTI, March 30, 1 PM http://wrti.org/post/ax-plays-bach-jurowski-conducts-philadelphians-concert-wrti-march-30-1-pm <p>This Sunday's <strong>Philadelphia Orchestra in Concert broadcast on WRTI 90.1 FM, </strong>led by Russian conductor <a href="http://wrti.org/post/performing-majestic-music-js-bach-modern-yet-historical-approach" target="_blank"><strong>Vladimir Jurowski</strong></a>, brings us two works by J.S.&nbsp;Bach, performed at Verizon Hall this past February, that&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">give us a taste of the&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Baroque equivalents of the symphony and the concerto - the <strong>Orchestral Suite No. Mon, 24 Mar 2014 19:54:48 +0000 Gregg Whiteside 7129 at http://wrti.org Ax Plays Bach, Jurowski Conducts: The Philadelphians In Concert on WRTI, March 30, 1 PM Performing The Majestic Music of J.S. Bach: A Modern Yet Historical Approach http://wrti.org/post/performing-majestic-music-js-bach-modern-yet-historical-approach <p></p><p>J.S. Bach’s 329th birthday is Monday, March 31st. In recent years, the iconic composer’s music has been embraced by period performers, and played less frequently by big symphony orchestras. As WRTI’s Susan Lewis reports, <strong>The Philadelphia Orchestra takes a very modern - yet historical - approach to his music in WRTI's Philadelphia Orchestra in Concert broadcast on Sunday, March 30th at 1 pm. </strong></p><p>The broadcast also features Bach’s Piano Concerto No. 1, and music of Strauss and Mahler.</p><p>http://youtu.be/x9Sbk3E8-ws</p><p></p><p></p> Mon, 24 Mar 2014 15:50:17 +0000 Susan Lewis 7112 at http://wrti.org Performing The Majestic Music of J.S. Bach: A Modern Yet Historical Approach Vladimir Jurowski--Kathleen Turner in RED HOT PATRIOT--The Most Loyal Classical Music Audience http://wrti.org/post/vladimir-jurowski-kathleen-turner-red-hot-patriot-most-loyal-classical-music-audience <p>Jim Cotter speaks with Maestro Vladimir Jurowski. He conducts the Philadelphia Orchestra in concerts at the Kimmel Center during the week of March 22, 2010.</p> <p>Susan Lewis looks at the Philadelphia Theater Company's new one-woman show about the late political columnist, Molly Ivins. <i>Red Hot Patriot</i> stars Kathleen Turner, and opens on March 19th at the Suzanne Roberts Theatre.</p> <p>Though music groups continue to try to attract younger patrons, seniors are still the backbone of the classical music community. David Patrick Stearns looks at how this loyal, knowledgeable audience is being served by presenters.</p> Sat, 20 Mar 2010 15:33:00 +0000 Jim Cotter, Susan Lewis & David Patrick Stearns 2318 at http://wrti.org Vladimir Jurowski--Kathleen Turner in RED HOT PATRIOT--The Most Loyal Classical Music Audience Vladimir Jurowski, conductor http://wrti.org/post/vladimir-jurowski-conductor <p>A conversation with conductor Vladimir Jurowski. Jason Peifer: Masonic Temple of Philadelphia--one of Philadelphia's architectural gems. Susan Lewis: Opera Company of Philadelphia, Porgy and Bess.</p> Sat, 10 Feb 2007 17:53:00 +0000 Jim Cotter & Susan Lewis & Jason Peifer 1854 at http://wrti.org