Rossen Milanov http://wrti.org en Symphony in C on WRTI: Schumann, Mendelssohn, and Brahms, May 11, 3 PM http://wrti.org/post/symphony-c-wrti-schumann-mendelssohn-and-brahms-may-11-3-pm <p>Acclaimed violinist <a href="http://wrti.org/post/first-listen-augustin-hadelich-sibelius-ad-s-violin-concertos" target="_blank"><strong>Augustin&nbsp;Hadelich</strong></a>&nbsp;joins <a href="http://www.symphonyinc.org/" target="_blank"><strong>Symphony in C </strong></a>and <strong>Music Director Rossen Milanov </strong>for one of the most beloved concertos in the repertoire - the Concerto in E minor, <strong>by Felix&nbsp;Mendelssohn.</strong> That's the centerpiece on this Sunday's broadcast.</p> Thu, 08 May 2014 18:44:54 +0000 Jack Moore 7275 at http://wrti.org Symphony in C on WRTI: Schumann, Mendelssohn, and Brahms, May 11, 3 PM Grounded, Yet Flying High: Conductor Rossen Milanov http://wrti.org/post/grounded-yet-flying-high-conductor-rossen-milanov <p></p><p>Rossen Milanov&nbsp;is a busy man of the world. &nbsp;The miles he racks up, both driving and flying, are great. &nbsp;Just look at his schedule from now through the first week in December: the Colorado Symphony in Denver, the Fort Worth Symphony in Texas, the Princeton Symphony in New Jersey, the Latvian National Symphony in Latvia, the Orchesta Sinfonica del Principado&nbsp;de Asturias in Spain, the Aalborg Symphony in Denmark, and finally back home to lead Camden's <a href="http://www.symphonyinc.org/" target="_blank"><strong>Symphony in C.</strong></a> &nbsp;It's almost as though Alec Baldwin is about to come up and ask him, "What's in your wallet?"</p><p> Fri, 11 Oct 2013 18:24:44 +0000 Joe Patti & Jill Pasternak 6568 at http://wrti.org Grounded, Yet Flying High: Conductor Rossen Milanov Mendelssohn and Schumann: Symphony in C on ENCORE! http://wrti.org/post/mendelssohn-and-schumann-symphony-c-encore <p>WRTI presents Symphony in C under the baton of Music Director Rossen Milanov on March 17th at 4 pm. Written when Mendelssohn was only 17, his <em>Midsummer Night's Dream</em> Overture was the first "concert overture" - a work not intended to introduce a dramatic presentation, but to represent, complete in itself, a literary work, or story, or place.</p> Sun, 17 Mar 2013 13:18:48 +0000 Jack Moore 5260 at http://wrti.org Mendelssohn and Schumann: Symphony in C on ENCORE! The Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia: Oct. 21st, 5 pm on ENCORE! http://wrti.org/post/chamber-orchestra-philadelphia-oct-21st-5-pm-encore <p>It's an afternoon of Chopin, Rodrigo, and Lutoslawski on our monthly <a href="http://www.chamberorchestra.org/"><strong>Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia </strong></a>broadcast. Dirk Brosse conducts Chopin's Piano Concerto, No.2 in F minor. Then, it's Rodrigo's beloved Concierto de Aranjuez led by Andrew Grams, and finally Lutoslawski's Funeral Music led by Conductor Laureate Ignat Solzhenitsyn.<strong> </strong><strong>Sunday, October 21st, 5 to 6 pm. Join us!</strong><br><br>http://youtu.be/hMBEU-mbcvE</p> Sun, 21 Oct 2012 12:16:30 +0000 Dave Conant 4586 at http://wrti.org The Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia: Oct. 21st, 5 pm on ENCORE! Symphony in C Starts a New Season on WRTI: Oct. 14th, 3 pm on Encore! http://wrti.org/post/symphony-c-starts-new-season-wrti-oct-14th-3-pm-encore <p>It's the first broadcast of the season for the acclaimed <a href="http://symphonyinc.org/" target="_blank"><strong>Symphony in C,</strong></a> and it's an exciting Sunday afternoon on WRTI.&nbsp; The program starts with the 2013 winner of Symphony in C's Young Composers' Competition, a work by Douglas Buchanan. Pianist Di Wu joins the orchestra<em style="font-size: 15px; ">&nbsp;</em>for a Rachmaninoff&nbsp;favorite, and the concert concludes with Tchaikovsky's final symphony. &nbsp;Music Director Rossen Milanov&nbsp;conducts. <strong>Sunday, October 14th, 3 to 5 pm.</strong></p> Fri, 12 Oct 2012 19:08:11 +0000 Jack Moore 4567 at http://wrti.org Symphony in C Starts a New Season on WRTI: Oct. 14th, 3 pm on Encore! Symphony In C Bucks Downward Trend For Regional Orchestras http://wrti.org/post/symphony-c-bucks-downward-trend-regional-orchestras <p>In recent times, Philadelphians have been made well aware of the fiscal challenges of sustaining a symphony orchestra. Now, around the country, other cities are experiencing such problems first hand. Serious doubts hang over the immediate viability of orchestras in Atlanta, Minnesota, St Paul, Indianapolis, and San Antonio with others likely to soon follow suit.&nbsp;</p> Sat, 22 Sep 2012 15:06:00 +0000 Jim Cotter 4474 at http://wrti.org Symphony In C Bucks Downward Trend For Regional Orchestras Symphony in C on ENCORE! http://wrti.org/post/symphony-c-encore <p>It&#39;s works by Ligeti, Dvorak, and Roger Zare on Sunday, May 13th from 3 to 5 pm. Rossen Milanov conducts Symphony in C. Violinist Augustin Hadelich is soloist. Roger Zare was the winner of the ensemble&#39;s 2012 Young Composers&#39; Competition.</p><p><strong>Program:</strong><br />Roger Zare:&nbsp; <em>Green Flash </em><br />Georgy Ligeti:&nbsp; Violin Concerto<br />Antonin Dvorak:&nbsp; Symphony No. 9 in E minor, &quot;From the New World&quot;</p><p><a href="http://symphonyinc.org/" target="_blank"><strong>Information about Symphony in C</strong></a></p> Fri, 11 May 2012 23:36:52 +0000 WRTI Staff 3853 at http://wrti.org Symphony in C on ENCORE! Concert Review: Symphony in C with Augustin Hadelich http://wrti.org/post/concert-review-symphony-c-augustin-hadelich <p>WRTI&#39;s Lesley Valdes reviews Symphony in C&#39;s May 5th&nbsp;performance featuring works by Ligeti, Dvoark, and Zane. Maestro Rossen Milanov was on the podium. Violinist Augustin Hadelich was soloist.</p><p><a href="http://symphonyinc.org/" target="_blank"><strong>Information about Symphony in C</strong></a></p><p>&nbsp;</p> Mon, 07 May 2012 11:55:47 +0000 Lesley Valdes 3826 at http://wrti.org Concert Review: Symphony in C with Augustin Hadelich Maestro Rossen Milanov--Something Intangible--The Audition--Free Library of Philadelphia Festival http://wrti.org/post/maestro-rossen-milanov-something-intangible-audition-free-library-philadelphia-festival <p>Jim Cotter speaks with Rossen Milanov. He conducts both Camden's Symphony in C with Astral Artists, and The Philadelphia Orchestra in upcoming concerts at the Kimmel Center.</p> <p>Jason Peifer visits the Arden Theatre as it opens Bruce Graham's <i>Something Intangible</i>, the Arden's 30th world-premiere play. We'll hear about the career of the Philadelphia playwright.</p> <p>The Philadelphia Inquirer's David Patrick Stearns previews <i>The Audition</i>, a documentary exploring how the Metropolitan Opera finds new talent. The film features AVA artists Angela Meade and Michael Fabiano.</p> <p>Susan Lewis looks at the evolution of the Free Library of Philadelphia, which hosts its third annual Free Library Festival on April 18 and 19.</p> Thu, 16 Apr 2009 19:55:00 +0000 Jim Cotter, David Patrick Stearns & Susan Lewis & Jason Peifer 2115 at http://wrti.org Maestro Rossen Milanov--Something Intangible--The Audition--Free Library of Philadelphia Festival Rossen Milanov, Philadelphia Orchestra--Japanese Masters http://wrti.org/post/rossen-milanov-philadelphia-orchestra-japanese-masters <p>Rossen Milanov, the Philadelphia Orchestra's artistic director at the Mann Center. </p> <p>Susan Lewis: Japanese Masters of the Brush, at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. </p> <p>Jason Peifer explores the theater scene on New Jersey's southern tip.</p> Sat, 30 Jun 2007 15:22:00 +0000 Jim Cotter & Susan Lewis & Jason Peifer 1836 at http://wrti.org