Alison Balsom

ENCORE!
3:29 pm
Sun July 21, 2013

Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia: Hummel and Mozart!

Anthony McGill

Two world-renowned soloists join Dirk Brossé and the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia for Sunday's broadcast at 5 pm. Trumpeter Alison Balsom plays the Concerto for Trumpet of Johann Nepomuk Hummel. Then, clarinetist Anthony McGill plays the Mozart Clarinet Concerto.  

Also on the program, one of Music Director Dirk Brossé's own works, the Elegy for Strings.  Dave Conant is host.  Sunday, July 21st, 5 to 6 pm.

Crossover
9:40 am
Sat January 19, 2013

Trumpeter Alison Balsom on Crossover

Trumpeter Alison Balsom speaks with Jill Pasternak on Crossover in July 2012.

This week on Crossover, it's an encore featuring British trumpeter Alison Balsom. A mixture of glamor, charisma, and virtuosic musicianship aptly describes Ms. Balsom. Kudos abound with raves from critics all over the world. Named "Female Artist of the Year" twice at the Classic BRITs, hailed by Gramophone magazine, Britain's Classic FM, and The New York Times, she continues to release collectable and stunning performances on the EMI label and to appear in concert and on TV with major orchestras internationally. Ms. Balsom's recent CD of modern concertos, Seraph, adds to her repertoire of classical and Baroque composers.

Crossover
8:25 pm
Mon July 16, 2012

Alison Balsom: Making The Trumpet Sing

Alison Balsom
  • Trumpeter Alison Balsom speaks with Jill Pasternak on Crossover in July 2012.

A mixture of glamor, charisma, and virtuosic musicianship aptly describes Jill Pasternak's Crossover guest this week: British trumpeter Alison Balsom. Kudos abound with raves from critics all over the world. Named "Female Artist of the Year" twice at the Classic BRITs, hailed by Gramophone magazine, Britain's Classic FM, and The New York Times, she continues to release collectable and stunning performances on the EMI label and to appear in concert and on TV with major orchestras internationally.