Notes from the Road
7:30 pm
Fri May 7, 2010

Orchestra performs at Shanghai World Expo. Program features works by Tchaivoksy, Bernstein, Gershwin and Copeland. Tour ends with final concert in Shanghai Saturday night.

Shanghai, China May 6 (WRTI) – The Philadelphia Orchestra performance in front of several thousand people from around the world at the World Expo is a great opportunity says Orchestra President Allison Vulgamore. Pianist Stewart Goodyear looks forward to playing Gershwin's Rhapsody in Blue, a piece he believes to be timeless.