Wed August 5, 2009
Pianist Christopher O'Riley--Hopewell Furnace--Napoleon Exhibition at National Constitution Center
We listen back to Jim Cotter's interview with pianist and broadcaster Christopher O'Riley. His latest CD will release on August 18th.
Jason Peifer explores Hopewell Furnace. The colonial era "iron plantation" - now a National Historic Landmark - recreates the business, technology, and lifestyle of America's nascent industrial age.
Susan Lewis explores the "French connection" between America and the Emperor of early 19th-century France in an exhibition on Napoleon at the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia.
- Christopher O'Riley's Website
- Watch and Listen: Christopher O'Riley performs in a 2007 concert in Istanbul
- Hopewell Furnace
- Napoleon Exhibition at National Constitution Center