Posts Tagged ‘Philadelphia Orchestra’

At The Academy, The Birth Of Wire Transmission Of Music

At The Academy, The Birth Of Wire Transmission Of Music

April 30, 2013  |  Vantage

Eighty years ago, Leopold Stokowski and pioneering sound engineers turned the Academy of Music into a multi-media hub for broadcast music. Jack McCarthy has the story of Bell Labs, Disney, and the first stereo broadcast performances > more

With New Dorms, Temple & Drexel Dress To Impress Students

With New Dorms, Temple & Drexel Dress To Impress Students

February 21, 2013  |  Morning Blend

City’s Universities’ Dorms Shifting Inwards & Upwards, Colorado Governor to get the 2013 Ed Bacon Prize tonight, leaks and crowded passages at 15th Street Station, and a look at what’s in store for the Orchestra’s next season > more

South Broad, North Broad, And The Rite Of Spring

South Broad, North Broad, And The Rite Of Spring

February 20, 2013  |  Vantage

It had its US orchestral premier at the Academy of Music, its US ballet premier at the Metropolitan Opera, and now it returns tomorrow night for a multi-media, dance, and orchestral spectacle at the Academy. Jack McCarthy has the story > more

Barnes Prequel On The Parkway: The Unbuilt Temple Of Music

Barnes Prequel On The Parkway: The Unbuilt Temple Of Music

May 31, 2012  |  Vantage

Jack McCarthy has the familiar story of a controversial move by a top Philadelphia arts institution to a Modern facility on the Parkway. But unlike the Barnes Museum, the Philadelphia's Orchestra's Temple of Music became a victim of the deepening Great Depression > more

Broadcast Across the Nation, 15th and Spruce

Broadcast Across the Nation, 15th and Spruce

October 20, 2011  |  Found

Lang Lang and the Orchestra seeks audience across America > more