Jean Sibelius http://wrti.org en The New York Philharmonic: Sibelius and Brahms on ENCORE! http://wrti.org/post/new-york-philharmonic-sibelius-and-brahms-encore <p>Lorin Maazel returns to conduct the New York Philharmonic in a program featuring pianist Yefim Bronfman.&nbsp; Maazel, NY Philharmonic Music Director from 2002 to 2009, leads a performance of the Sibelius Symphony No. 2.&nbsp; With Bronfman, we'll hear the Brahms Piano Concerto No. 1.&nbsp; <strong>Sunday, Feb. 17 3 to 5 pm.</strong></p><p><strong>Program:</strong></p><p>Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 1<br>Sibelius: Symphony No. 2</p> Fri, 15 Feb 2013 20:27:45 +0000 Jack Moore 5151 at http://wrti.org The New York Philharmonic: Sibelius and Brahms on ENCORE! Pianist Christian Zacharias--The Recently Formed Phila. Wind Symphony--A New Sibelius Symphony? http://wrti.org/post/pianist-christian-zacharias-recently-formed-phila-wind-symphony-new-sibelius-symphony <p>Jim Cotter speaks with the renowned German pianist Christian Zacharias.<br /><br />Susan Lewis takes a look at The Philadelphia Wind Symphony. The recently formed ensemble is performing on March 3rd in Center City, Philadelphia.<br /><br />As fragments of an unfinished Jean Sibelius masterwork come to light, David Patrick Stearns considers whether or not we&#39;re about to hear a new Sibelius symphony, more than half a century after the death of the great Finish composer.</p><p>More Information:</p> Sat, 25 Feb 2012 17:37:00 +0000 Jim Cotter, Susan Lewis & David Patrick Stearns 3265 at http://wrti.org Pianist Christian Zacharias--The Recently Formed Phila. Wind Symphony--A New Sibelius Symphony?