First up in this month's Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphiaconcert is Metropolitan Opera Principal Clarinet Anthony McGill, who joins the ensemble for a performance of Mozart's sublime Clarinet Concerto, K. 622. Then, cellist Sara Sant'Ambrogio of the famed Eroica Trio, plays Robert Schumann's Cello Concerto in A minor. Music Director Dirk Brossé conducts the Chamber Orchestra of Philadelphia.
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.
David Patrick Stearns profiles Anthony McGill. The principal clarinet of the Metropolitan Opera plays a concert celebrating the 25th anniversary of the Philadelphia Chamber Music Society on March 9, 2011, and is the soloist in a performance with Symphony in C on March 12th.
Jim Cotter speaks with Elizabeth Osborne. A new exhibition of her work at Locks Gallery in Philadelphia shows the versatile, veteran painter moving in a new direction.
Susan Lewis considers the story of Mozart's life and music as told in Walnut Street Theater's Amadeus.