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4:30 pm
Tue November 3, 2009

WRTI's Kile Smith in the News!


Did you know that our very own host Kile Smith is also a celebrated composer?

You probably recognize his mellow, intelligent-sounding voice from Discoveries from the Fleisher Collection, and from his contemporary American music show Now is the Time on WRTI HD-2. When he's not on the radio, he's most likely at home writing music - his first love.

Kile's Vespers, released last April, received rave reviews. And most recently his Two Laudate Psalms had their world premieres as part of a Lyric Fest concert. The Philadelphia Inquirer's David Patrick Stearns praised his music in a recent article. Read more...

Now is the Time theme music by Kile Smith. Listen to Kile's show on Sundays at 10 pm on WRTI HD-2, and the All-Classical Web Stream at wrti.org.

Read review in The Philadelphia Inquirer

About composer Kile Smith

Kile's reflections about Two Laudate Psalms

Now is the Time, Kile Smith's contemporary American music show on WRTI HD-2

Kile's reflections about Now is the Time theme music