Philadelphia Orchestra Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin speaks backstage with WRTI's Susan Lewis.
The vast canvas of an oratorio that begins with the turn from Winter to Spring, and progresses through Summer, Autumn, and Winter, The Seasons, by Joseph Haydn, expands this Sunday’s Philadelphia Orchestra in Concert broadcast to three hours.
Vote for your 5 most essential classical composers, and then join us on WRTI 90.1 during our Winter Quiet Drive starting on January 16th as we reveal listeners' top 10 choices! One composer will be featured on each day of the Drive. Voting ends January 12th at 11:59 pm. Spread the word!
Vote for your 5 most essential jazz artists, then join us on WRTI 90.1 during our Winter Quiet Drive starting on January 16th as we reveal listeners' top 10 choices! One artist will be featured on each day of the Drive. Voting ends January 12th at 11:59 pm. Spread the word!
What are you doing on New Year's Day? Join us at 11 am for the 78th annual Vienna Philharmonic concert broadcast featuring the upbeat music of the Strauss family and their contemporaries, brought to you from the Golden Hall of the Musikverein in Vienna, Austria!
We're so happy to present the perfect Christmas soundtrack for a joyous Christmas holiday! Here are highlights from our carefully chosen selection of classical holiday favorites through January 1, 2018. Season's greetings from all of your friends at WRTI 90.1.
Listen to our Philadelphia Orchestra in Concert broadcast at 7 pm on the Classical Stream at WRTI.org on Christmas Day! It's the Orchestra’s annual Glorious Sound of Christmas concert, a tradition since the Philadelphians recorded its best-selling Glorious Sound of Christmas album in 1962.
WRTI's Susan Lewis speaks with guest conductor, Bramwell Tovey.
WRTI 90.1 takes a step back in time to the days of old-time radio! A group of WRTI staff and hosts display their acting talents in a live, recorded reading of A Christmas Carol, the well-loved story by Charles Dickens. The performance will be broadcast as a holiday gift to our listeners on December 23rd at 5 pm and Christmas Eve at 8 pm on WRTI 90.1.