Simone Dinnerstein: her Bach's Goldberg Variations is released next month. Susan Lewis: William H. Johnson's World on Paper at the Philadelphia Museum of Art. Yoshi Iwasaki, Temple University professor of therapeutic recreation. Jason Peifer visits the Independence Seaport Museum in Philadelphia.
Jill Pasternak spoke with baritone Thomas Hampson in 2006 when he was in Philadelphia on tour with his latest project with the Library of Congress: The American Songbook. We examine his stellar career, and his personal views about the mission of music, and in particular American music.