Christmas http://wrti.org en Christmas Daybreak http://wrti.org/post/christmas-daybreak <p>It's faith of all kinds in the midst of Christmas on <strong>Now Is the Time, Saturday, December 28th at 9 pm</strong>—our new time, every Saturday night at 9 on WRTI-HD2 and the all-classical stream at wrti.org. Daron Hagen uses choir and cello lovingly to explore traditional carols in new ways, with <em>Once in Royal David's City</em> and the <em>Sussex Carol</em>. Then, the sparkling Now Ensemble brings transformations to life in David Crowell's <em>Waiting in the Rain for Snow</em>.<br /> Fri, 27 Dec 2013 11:07:00 +0000 Kile Smith 6846 at http://wrti.org Christmas Daybreak Have Yourself A Merry Little Jazz Christmas on WRTI http://wrti.org/post/have-yourself-merry-little-jazz-christmas-wrti <p>Join your favorite jazz hosts for their favorite holiday jazz tunes! On Christmas Eve from 6 to 9 pm, and on Christmas Night, from 6 pm to midnight, they'll each bring you the best in seasonal jazz.</p><p>http://youtu.be/9L5mPfpeXxk</p><p>Whether it's the “oldies but goodies,” or some holiday releases from this season, you’ll hear it from the WRTI hosts you depend on all year long for great jazz.

 Tune in during your holiday travels or special family meals to hear some of the best artists ever recorded, perform the music that goes hand-in-hand with the season of togetherness.</p> Tue, 24 Dec 2013 18:49:59 +0000 Maureen Malloy 4885 at http://wrti.org Have Yourself A Merry Little Jazz Christmas on WRTI Jingle All The Way! WRTI's Classical Holiday Schedule http://wrti.org/post/jingle-all-way-wrtis-classical-holiday-schedule <p><strong>It's classical music for the holidays on WRTI, from&nbsp;</strong><strong>Saturday, December 14th to Wednesday, January 1st, 2014.&nbsp;</strong>WRTI celebrates the season with a carefully chosen selection of holiday favorites. Fri, 13 Dec 2013 19:22:43 +0000 WRTI Staff 6806 at http://wrti.org Jingle All The Way! WRTI's Classical Holiday Schedule The VERY Glorious Sound of Christmas: The Philadelphia Orchestra In Concert on WRTI, Dec. 15, 1 pm http://wrti.org/post/very-glorious-sound-christmas-philadelphia-orchestra-concert-wrti-dec-15-1-pm <p>The Philadelphia Orchestra lends its lush sound to familiar and timeless holiday classics and carols on this Sunday's archival Philadelphia Orchestra In Concert broadcast from 2004. <strong>The Glorious Sound of Christmas</strong>, named for the Orchestra’s best-selling Christmas album, is an annual Philadelphia Orchestra tradition and the perfect way to begin your holiday celebrations.</p> Wed, 11 Dec 2013 17:04:30 +0000 Gregg Whiteside 6786 at http://wrti.org The VERY Glorious Sound of Christmas: The Philadelphia Orchestra In Concert on WRTI, Dec. 15, 1 pm Carl Tanner, Thomas Eakins, Children's Theater http://wrti.org/post/carl-tanner-thomas-eakins-childrens-theater <p>Highlights from this week's program include: a conversation with tenor Carl Tanner. His latest CD is a celebration of great Christmas hymns and carols. Meridee Duddleston looks at how art is more and more being collected as an investment rather than for its esthetic value. Susan Lewis goes beyond the Gross Clinic controversy to profile the artist Thomas Eakins and explores his multifaceted legacy to Philadelphia. Jason Peifer looks at the growing popularity of children's theater and speaks with the creators and producers of several family-oriented productions in Philadelphia.</p> Sat, 16 Dec 2006 15:06:00 +0000 Jim Cotter & Meridee Duddleston & Jason Peifer 1837 at http://wrti.org