WRTI has partnered with Longwood Gardens to offer you a chance to win tickets to Longwood Gardens’ first-ever Organ Crawl on Sunday June 23rd. Spend the day listening to some of the world’s finest organists playing some of the world’s finest organs during this unique event.
You’ll enjoy private, guided tours of the Wanamaker, Kimmel Center, and Longwood organs as you travel from location to location in a luxury motor coach. American Public Media’s PIPEDREAMS host, Michael Barone, will be your official host.
And here they are...Be Our Guest Contest winner is: Ellarose Steinverg, Elkins Park, PA. Fabulous Philadelphians Friday Contest winners are: Marion Steltz, Wallingford, PA and Bernard Hohlfeld, Doylestown, PA. AVA Contest winners are: Natalie Weiss, Blue Bell, PA and John Fulginiti, Springfield, PA.
Jim Cotter accepts Knight Foundation Arts Challenge Grant award on behalf of WRTI. Pictured here with Knight Arts Philadelphia Program Director Donna Frisby-Greenwood at Philadelphia Museum of Art, April 29, 2013.
Great news! We’ve been awarded a $50,000 challenge grant from the Knight Foundation to fund our new WRTI Music Makers series. WRTI is one of only 43 recipients to be chosen out of several thousand applicants.
The WRTI Spring Member Drive is over, and we're happy to report that: it ended early, we raised over $350,000, AND we had one of the best drives in the history of the station. How? Because of you, and over 3,000 dedicated members who believe in what we do and care deeply about keeping classical music and jazz on the radio in our community. If you haven't pledged yet, there's still time. Your support keeps WRTI accessible to SO many people. Pledge Here or call 866-809-9784. Please remember that over 50% of WRTI's funding comes from people just like you - listeners who become members.