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Creatively Speaking
11:33 am
Sat March 20, 2010

Vladimir Jurowski--Kathleen Turner in RED HOT PATRIOT--The Most Loyal Classical Music Audience

Maestro Vladimir Jurowski

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.

Susan Lewis looks at the Philadelphia Theater Company's new one-woman show about the late political columnist, Molly Ivins. Red Hot Patriot stars Kathleen Turner, and opens on March 19th at the Suzanne Roberts Theatre.

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News and Views
11:01 am
Mon March 15, 2010

A Tax on Sugar-Sweetened Sodas? It's Being Proposed in Philadelphia

A Tax on Sugar-Sweetened Sodas? It's Being Proposed in Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA – Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter wants to raise revenue and combat obesity with a tax on soft drinks containing sugar. On this week's News and Views, WRTI's Jim Hilgen examines the Mayor's proposal, and its implications for the city and its residents.

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Creatively Speaking
11:52 am
Sat March 13, 2010

Chopin and Ballet--Curtis Opera Theatre's Antony and Cleopatra--Philadelphia on Stone

Susan Lewis considers why Chopin's music appeals to ballet choreographers, as Pennsylvania Ballet stages a trio of works on March 13 and 14, 2010 to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the 19th-century composer's birth.

As part of celebrations of Samuel Barber's centenary, David Patrick Stearns looks ahead to performances of Antony and Cleopatra by the Curtis Opera Theatre.

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Crossover
11:44 am
Sat March 13, 2010

Samuel Barber Tribute Part 2

Samuel Barber

Join Jill Pasternak and special guests for a centennial tribute to West Chester, Pennsylvania native Samuel Barber. In Part 2 of a series, this week's program features faculty artists from West Chester University's College of Visual & Performing Arts. Guests include Randall Scarlatta, baritone, Carl Cranmer, pianist, and Ovidiu Marinescu, cellist and conductor.

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Sunday Afternoon Concert
11:35 am
Thu March 11, 2010

Academy of Vocal Arts on WRTI: <i>Jubilate!</i>


Sunday Afternoon Concert: 3 to 6 pm

Sunday, March 14


Jubilate!

Sacred Music and Oratorio Masterpieces

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WRTI Spotlight
2:37 pm
Wed March 10, 2010

Nat King Cole Celebration on WRTI HD-2


Voices In Jazz

Sunday, March 14

On WRTI HD-2 and the All-Jazz Stream at wrti.org

3 to 6 pm


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News and Views
9:07 pm
Sun March 7, 2010

National Constitution Center Exhibition Explores Influence of Ancient Rome on America

Sunday Afternoon Concert
12:11 pm
Sat March 6, 2010

New York Philharmonic: Mozart's Jupiter and a Christopher Rouse Premiere

Christopher Rouse, composer


Sunday, March 7

3 to 5 pm

New York Philharmonic

Alan Gilbert, conductor

Liang Wang, Oboe

Mark Nuccio, Clarinet

Judith LeClair, Bassoon

Philip Myers, Horn

Program:

MOZART: Sinfonia concertante for Winds

CHRISTOPHER ROUSE: Odna Zhizn
(World Premiere: New York Philharmonic Commission)

MOZART: Symphony No. 41, Jupiter

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WRTI Spotlight
11:26 am
Sat March 6, 2010

Honoring Women Composers in March


WRTI's Tribute to Women's History Month

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Discoveries from the Fleisher Collection
10:42 am
Sat March 6, 2010

Works by Elinor Remick Warren

"Composer to the Stars" - Elinor Remick Warren

Works by Elinor Remick Warren

In this edition of Discoveries, we'll hear music by one of the leading American women composers of the mid-20th century. Elinor Remick Warren was also pianist to the stars, and the wife of a Hollywood producer. Solidly in the American Romantic tradition of Howard Hanson and Samuel Barber, there's also a streak of French impressionism shining through her music.

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