The Philadelphia Orchestra on Tour on WRTI 90.1: Jerusalem, Israel, Wednesday, June 6 at 3 PM

May 31, 2018


WRTI 90.1 brings you The Philadelphia Orchestra in concert from its 2018 Tour of Europe and Israel with host Gregg Whiteside. This broadcast from Jerusalem will air on Wednesday, June 6th at 3 PM Philadelphia time.

The Philadelphians wrap up their tour with this concert at the International Convention Center's massive Menachem Ussishkin auditorium— the largest in Israel—which seats more than 3,000.

Yannick Nézet-Séguin conducts. Pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet is soloist.

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PROGRAM:
Bernstein: Symphony No. 2 for Piano and Orchestra ("The Age of Anxiety" after W.H. Auden)
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4 in F minor

Yannick Nézet-Séguin, conductor
Jean-Yves Thibaudet, pianist

Concertmaster David Kim looking out at the Sea of Galilee

During intermission, you'll hear interviews with soloist Jean-Yves Thibaudet, Cconcertmaster David Kim, and Principal Horn Jennifer Montone.

David Patrick Stearns' coverage of The Philadelphia Orchestra on Tour is made possible by a partnership between the Philadelphia Inquirer and WRTI.

The Philadelphia Orchestra on Tour simulcasts are sponsored by Stingray Classica and Foulkeways at Gwynedd