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Deceptive Cadence from NPR Music
7:35 am
Sat May 5, 2012

Around The Classical Internet: May 4, 2012

Domingo Pl — er, Placido Domingo.
Sheila Rock courtesy of the artist

Originally published on Sat May 5, 2012 8:38 am

  • I'm not sure how the Daily Mail arrived at the unfortunate headline "An Unlikely Fan: Why Opera's Biggest Star, Domingo Placido Is Crazy For Lady Gaga." The obvious hed goof aside, it's not like Domingo gives La Gaga effusive praise: "I think Lady Gaga has a very good voice. Absolutely. She has a wonderful voice.
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Critic-At-Large
2:14 pm
Fri April 20, 2012

Concert Review: Tchaikovsky BEYOND THE SCORE with The Fabulous Philadelphians

WRTI's Lesley Valdes reviews The Philadelphia Orchestra's Beyond the Score multi-media production featuring Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 4

Creatively Speaking
9:11 am
Tue April 10, 2012

Violinist Leila Josefowicz

WRTI's Jim Cotter speaks with violinist Leila Josefowicz ahead of concerts with The Philadelphia Orchestra, led by conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen.

Creatively Speaking
11:50 am
Sun April 8, 2012

Maestro Esa-Pekka Salonen

David Patrick Stearns profiles the composer and conductor Esa-Pekka Salonen, who conducts The Philadelphia Orchestra this week.

Creatively Speaking
10:14 am
Sun March 25, 2012

Maestro James Conlon--Academy of Natural Sciences at 200--Soprano Meagan Miller

Jim Cotter speaks with James Conlon as the music director of LA Opera and the Ravinia Festival prepares to guest conduct The Philadelphia Orchestra.

Susan Lewis explores the Academy of Natural Sciences in Philadelphia, as it begins a yearlong celebration of its bicentennial.

David Patrick Stearns profiles soprano Meagan Miller. The West Chester native recently joined Lyric Fest for concerts featuring music from 1912.

Creatively Speaking Extra
12:11 pm
Thu January 19, 2012

Leila Josefowicz's New Role With The Philadelphia Orchestra

Violinist Leila Josefowicz speaks with Jim Cotter about her new role as artist-in-residence with the Phila. Orchestra.

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News and Views
10:45 am
Mon January 16, 2012

The Next Music Director of The Philadelphia Orchestra: Yannick Nezet-Seguin

Creatively Speaking
3:58 pm
Sat January 14, 2012

Beethoven & Phila. Orchestra--Soprano Ailyn Perez on the Rise--American Swedish Historical Museum

Susan Lewis explores the life and music of Beethoven, whose music continues to enthrall modern audiences, and is now featured in three weeks of programs at The Philadelphia Orchestra.

David Patrick Stearns reports on the rise and rise of Ailyn Perez. The soprano, whose career began in Philadelphia, recently starred in the Royal Opera House's production of La Traviata.

Eric Brannon takes us to the American Swedish Historical Museum in Philadelphia.

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News and Views
3:02 pm
Mon November 28, 2011

Yannick Nezet-Seguin Visits WRTI

News and Views
9:21 am
Sun November 6, 2011

Maestro Yannick Nezet-Seguin: His Approach to Modern-Day Performing

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