Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia on WRTI 90.1: Baroque and More! May 20th at 5 PM

May 18, 2018

Works by J.S. Bach, Gabriel Fauré, Jean-Philippe Rameau, and Johann Nepomuk Hummel are on the program for the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia's broadcast on WRTI 90.1, Sunday, May 20th from 5 to 6 pm. 

WRTI's Jack Moore is your host for this broadcast that highlights performances from earlier this season in the Kimmel Center's Perelman Theater.

Jeffrey Brillhart conducts Rameau's  Les Indes Galantes and Bach's Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D Major rom the keyboard. Also on the program, Music Director Dirk Brossé leads a performance of Faure's suite Pelléas et Mélisande, plus a work by Hummel for viola and orchestra featuring Born Lau.  Don’t miss it!

Also, check out the Chamber Orchestra's upcoming concerts with Grammy-winning fiddler Mark O'Connor, who was just on the air and on Facebook Live on WRTI!

Program:

Rameau: Les Indes Galantes (1735)   

  • Jeffrey Brillhart Conducting, Perelman Theater,  February 26, 2018

Hummel: Fantasy for Viola & Orchestra in G minor, Op. 94   

  • Dirk Brosse' Conducting, Born Lau, viola
  • Perelman Theater, April 2nd, 2018

Fauré: Pelléas et Mélisande Suite (1900)

  • Dirk Brosse' Conducting, Perelman Theater, April 2nd, 2018

Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D Major

  • Jeffrey Brillhart Conducting & Keyboard, Perelman Theater, Feb. 26, 2018