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12:53 pm
Sat June 19, 2010

Yannick Nezet-Seguin--Ancient Rome Exhibition--Wicked Philadelphia, Continued

Jim Cotter speaks with Yannick Nezet-Seguin - the new music director of the Philadelphia Orchestra - and gets reaction to his appointment from orchestra musicians and management.

The Philadelphia Inquirer's David Patrick Stearns looks back to Yannick's first visit to Philadelphia in 2008.

Susan Lewis takes us to Ancient Rome. The latest exhibition at the National Constitution Center examines how the classical influence helped shape America.

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Sunday Afternoon Concert
12:50 pm
Fri June 18, 2010

New York Philharmonic: Works by Stravinsky, Bernstein, and Copland,

Igor Stravinsky


Sunday, June 20

3 to 5 pm

Conductors: Igor Stravinsky, Leonard Bernstein, and Aaron Copland


PROGRAM:

STRAVINSKY: Scenes de Ballet

BERNSTEIN: The Dybbuk Suite, No. 2

COPLAND: The Tender Land

Soloists: Joy Clements, Claramae Turner, Richard Cassilly, Richard Fredericks, Norman Triegle, the Choral Arts Society

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Audio Archive
11:36 am
Thu June 17, 2010

Hot Tip for the High Brow: Dave Conant on Historical Societies

Hot Tip for the High Brow: Dave Conant on Historical Societies

Philadelphia, PA – Dave explores how historical societies are a valuable resource for aspiring genealogists and budding local historians.

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Audio Archive
11:24 am
Thu June 17, 2010

Violinist Leila Josefowicz: On Her Interest in New Music

Violinist Leila Josefowicz: On Her Interest in New Music

The renowned Canadian-born violinist talks about the pressures and joys of working with living composers.

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Crossover
11:12 am
Thu June 17, 2010

Jazz Vocalist Jackie Ryan

Join Jill for an encore broadcast spotlighting renowned jazz vocalist Jackie Ryan, and featuring songs of love! Ryan has shared the stage and recording studio with the hottest names in jazz, including Cyrus Chestnut, Romero Lubambo, Clark Terry, Red Holloway and Buddy DeFranco. Her CD Best of LOVE SONGS includes performances with Ernie Watts, Red Holloway, Jon Mayer, Tamir Hendelman, Larry Vuckovich, and more. And her 2009 release DOOZY has spent months at the very top of the Jazz charts.Jackie Ryan, jazz vocalist

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Audio Archive
11:09 am
Thu June 17, 2010

Frank Stella: Influential American Painter, Sculptor, Printmaker

Frank Stella: Influential American Painter, Sculptor, Printmaker

The veteran American artist talks about how his work has evolved over the decades, and how he is humbled when younger artists cite him as an influence.

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News and Views
3:45 pm
Tue June 15, 2010

The 125-Year Story of Temple University: A New Book Documents the School's Achievements in Philadelphia and Around the World

The 125-Year Story of Temple University: A New Book Documents the School's Achievements in Philadelphia and Around the World

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Crossover
4:50 pm
Fri June 11, 2010

Pianist Christopher O'Riley/Gettysburg Festival Preview

From the Top Host Christopher O'Riley

Join Jill Pasternak for a preview of the arts-oriented Gettysburg Festival, which is scheduled for June 18 to 27, 2010, and includes a live taping of the show From the Top. Guests include From the Top Host Christopher O'Riley, and Gettysburg Festival Executive Director Alice Estrada.Gettysburg Festival (preview)

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Audio Archive
10:03 am
Fri June 11, 2010

Hot Tip for the High Brow: Dave Conant On Event Preparedness

Hot Tip for the High Brow: Dave Conant On Event Preparedness

Philadelphia, PA – Dave discovers that, though spontaneity is a virtue, a lot can be gained by going to the concert hall, theater, or exhibition with a little forward thinking.

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Audio Archive
5:59 pm
Thu June 10, 2010

PRISM Quartet Celebrates 25th Anniversary

PRISM Quartet Celebrates 25th Anniversary

The mission of the all-saxophone, Philadelphia-based quartet is to commission and disseminate new works for the saxophone. In celebration of PRISM's 25-year milestone, they presented Dave, The Premiere - new music composed "by guys named Dave," on June 4 and 5, 2010.

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