Crossover

Saturday, 11:30 am to 12:30 pm

Join Jill Pasternak every Saturday for her weekly interview show spotlighting notable music and musicians from the classical and jazz worlds - and the periphery as well!  Totally un-scripted and spontaneous, Crossover sounds like nothing else on the dial -- more like friends chatting over coffee than a broadcast interview.

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July 19, 2014

11:30 AM
Der Rosenkavalier Suite
Artist : Lorin Maazel
Album : Strauss: Don Juan; Death and Transfiguration; Dance of the Seven Veils; Rosenkavalier Suite
Composer : Richard Strauss
Label : Deutsche Grammophon
11:40 AM
The Soldier’s Tale: Ragtime
Artist : Lorin Maazel
Album : Stravinsky: Symphony of Psalms; L'histoire du soldat
Composer : Igor Stravinsky
Label : RCA
11:50 AM
The Witch of the Alps
Artist : Lorin Maazel
Album : Cleveland Orchestra 75th Anniversary box set
Composer : Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Label :
12:07 PM
Der Rosenkavalier Suite
Artist : Lorin Maazel
Album : Strauss: Don Juan; Death and Transfiguration; Dance of the Seven Veils; Rosenkavalier Suite
Composer : Richard Strauss
Label : Deutsche Grammophon
12:18 PM
Dance of the Seven Veils
Artist : Lorin Maazel
Album : Strauss: Don Juan; Death and Transfiguration; Dance of the Seven Veils; Rosenkavalier Suite
Composer : Richard Strauss
Label : Deutsche Grammophon

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Crossover
11:29 am
Sat June 30, 2012

Latin Pianist Pablo Ziegler

Grammy-winning pianist Pablo Ziegler is Jill's guest this week. His Trio for New Tango appeared at Elizabethtown College this past March performing works by Astor Piazzolla.

Piazzolla brought the tango from the bordello to the concert hall, and in the process created Nuevo Tango ("New Tango") and became one of the 20th century's great composers.

Crossover
11:30 am
Sat June 23, 2012

Classical Guitarist Jason Vieaux

Jason Vieaux
Tyler Boyle

Guitar virtuoso Jason Vieaux joins WRTI's Jill Pasternak as he performs "My Funny Valentine" live in the WRTI studio, and discusses his new CD, The Music of Astor Piazzolla. Mr. Vieaux co-founded The Curtis Institute of Music Guitar Department in 2011.

More about Jason Vieaux

Originally aired February 18, 2012.

Crossover
11:30 am
Sat June 16, 2012

Tessa Souter: Jazz Vocalist and Lyricist

Jazz vocalist Tessa Souter interprets various beloved classical works with her own passionate and poetic lyrics in her newly released album, Beyond the Blue. She is joined by major jazz artists Steve Kuhn, piano (and a Steinway artist to boot), bassist David Finck, drummer Billy Drummond, vibraphonist Joe Locke, Gary Versace on accordion, and Joel Frahm on tenor sax.

This week, WRTI's Jill Pasternak speaks with Ms. Souter about her new album.

Crossover
11:35 am
Sat June 9, 2012

A Visit With The Horowitz Steinway Piano

Vladimir Horowitz at his famous piano.

This week, we're on location at Jacobs Music in Philadelphia where we visited its celebrity  resident - the Horowitz Steinway CD 503 piano. Legendary pianist Vladimir Horowitz owned and played only this piano during his lifetime, and it is now on tour throughout the United States as a special envoy for the Steinway company.

Crossover
9:50 am
Sat June 2, 2012

Wanamaker Organ Day: Live from Macy's Downtown

Wanamaker Grand Court Organ

Tune in on Saturday, June 2nd, 11:30 am to 12:30 pm, as WRTI's Jill Pasternak hosts a one-hour live broadcast from Macy's, with Wanamaker Grand Court Organist Peter Richard Conte and guests Peter Krasinski and Robert Plimpton, featured in a concert of thrilling organ masterworks. Details Here

Crossover
7:19 pm
Fri May 18, 2012

Bebe Neuwirth: Actress, Singer, Dancer Extraordinaire

Broadway and TV star Bebe Neuwirth speaks with WRTI's Jill Pasternak about her stellar career and her new CD, Porcelain. Although Ms. Neuwirth is known by many for her TV role as Lilith on Cheers and Frasier, the majority of her work has actually been as a star on the Broadway stage.

Crossover
4:05 pm
Tue May 15, 2012

Music for Youth's YOU GOT RHYTHM Competition

Music for Youth's inaugural competition for piano, violin, and voice is called "You Got Rhythm," and is dedicated to the memory of George Gershwin on the 75th anniversary of his death.  Take a backstage look at the competition with Jill Pasternak's guests including Victoria Kogan - the founder of Music for Youth, International Opera Theater's Karen Saillant, Russian pianist Daniel Kramer, virtuoso pianist Susan Starr, and Francesca Gershwin, the grand-niece of George Gershwin.

Crossover
3:32 pm
Tue May 15, 2012

Cypress String Quartet

WRTI's Jill Pasternak speaks with violinist Tom Stone and cellist Jennifer Kloetzel from the Cypress String Quartet about their new CDs - The American Album and the three-volume set Beethoven's Late Quartet.

Crossover
4:54 pm
Thu April 12, 2012

Violinist Joshua Bell

WRTI's Jill Pasternak speaks with violinist Joshua Bell on Saturday, April 14th, from 11:30 am to 12:30 pm. The world-renowned virtuoso updates us on his life, his longtime collaboration with pianist Jeremy Denk, and his new appointment as music director of Academy of St. Martin in the Fields. He appears at the Kimmel Center on April 16th with the ensemble.

Crossover
8:39 pm
Fri March 30, 2012

The First Philadelphia Flamenco Festival

Jill Pasternak discusses the first Philadelphia Flamenco Festival with Elba Hevia y Vaca, artistic/executive director of Pasión y Arte, the Festival's presenting organization.

Information about Pasion y Arte Flamenco

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