Sunday Afternoon Concert
1:02 pm
Thu January 8, 2009

Symphony in C on WRTI: January 11

Clint Needham

Sunday, January 11
3 to 5 pm
Symphony in C

Rossen Milanov, conductor
Alon Goldstein, piano soloist

Grieg: Piano Concerto in a minor
Sibelius: Symphony No. 5
*Clint Needham: Radiant Nation
*2008-2009 winner of Symphony in C's Young Composers Competition

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Audio Archive
12:39 pm
Mon January 5, 2009

Conversations with Jeff Duperon: January 2010 Schedule

Conversations with Jeff Duperon

Friday nights, 6:30 pm

January 9: Vocalist Laika Fatien
January 16: The Jazz Meet-Up Group
January 23: Tenor Saxophonist Houston Person
January 30: Saxophonist David "Fathead" Newman

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Discoveries from the Fleisher Collection
11:18 am
Fri January 2, 2009

Works by Late Russian Romantic Composer Alexander Glazunov

Alexander Glazunov

Alexander Glazunov combined the spice of Russian nationalism with the smoothness of European symphonic music. On this edition of Discoveries from the Fleisher Collection, we'll hear the music of this transitional and important figure, the student of Rimsky-Korsakov, and the teacher of Shostakovich.

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WRTI Spotlight
10:53 am
Fri January 2, 2009


ASCAP President Marilyn Bergman with Maureen Malloy and Dave Conant

Dave Conant and Maureen Malloy Accept National Award in NYC
The American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers (ASCAP) recently honored WRTI with the ASCAP Deems Taylor Radio Broadcast Award for outstanding classical music and jazz programming. Dave Conant and Maureen Malloy accepted the award during a ceremony in December at The Frederick P. Rose Hall, home of Jazz at Lincoln Center in New York City.

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2:16 pm
Tue December 30, 2008

Evan Perri: Hot Club of Detroit Guitarist

Night Town - Hot Club of Detroit's New Album

Jill Pasternak interviews Perri, who along with the rest of the Hot Club will  appear at Chris' Jazz Cafe on October 31.

More than seven decades after the innovations of the Quintette du Hot Club de France, featuring guitar virtuoso Django Reinhardt, combos called Hot Clubs carry on the gypsy jazz sound around the globe in Tokyo, San Francisco, Seattle, Sweden, Norway, Austria, and many other locales. Led by fast-fingered Reinhardt disciple Evan Perri, the Hot Club of Detroit offers a fresh take on the tradition.

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Sunday Afternoon Concert
9:44 am
Mon December 29, 2008

New York Philharmonic on WRTI--Julia Fischer Plays Mozart

Sunday, January 4
3 to 5 pm
New York Philharmonic
Lorin Maazel, conductor
Violinist Julia Fischer is guest soloist


J.S. Bach: BrandenburgConcerto No. 1? ??? ??? ?
Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 5, Turkish? ??? ??? ?
Schumann: Symphony No. 4

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WRTI Spotlight
3:42 pm
Tue December 23, 2008

Top 50 of 2008: Your Favorite New Jazz Releases of the Year

The top 50 most requested songs of the year, based on WRTI listener-generated requests from the weekly Jazz Hot 11 Countdown.


Kenny Garrett
Intro to Africa
Mack Avenue

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Sunday Afternoon Concert
1:29 pm
Tue December 23, 2008

New York Philharmonic on WRTI

Soprano Deborah Polaski stars as Elektra

New York Philharmonic
Lorin Maazel, conductor
Sunday, December 28
3 to 5 pm

Richard Strauss: Elektra (in concert)

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Audio Archive
12:33 pm
Mon December 22, 2008

Jeff Duperon's Picks for the Top 20 New Jazz Releases of 2008

Jeff Duperon's Picks for the Best New Jazz Releases of 2008

Join Jeff Duperon on December 26th as he reviews his choices for the Best Jazz Releases of 2008. Jeff will explore his selections and provide his take on this outstanding year of music. Tune in at 6 pm and don't miss a riff, a change, or a call and response to the wonderful music we know as jazz!


Jeff Duperon's Picks for the Best New Jazz Releases of 2008

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Sunday Afternoon Concert
9:46 am
Fri December 19, 2008

Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia on WRTI

Jean-Guihen Queyras, cellist

Sunday, December 21
5 to 6 pm

Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia
Works by Rossini and Haydn


  • Rossini: Overture to L'Italiana in Algeri

    Mischa Santora, conducting
  • Haydn: Cello Concerto No.1 in C; Jean-Guihen Queyras, cello
  • Haydn: Symphony No.8 "Le Soir"
    Rudolf Werthen, conducting