Posts Tagged ‘Philadelphia Orchestra’

Philly Tech Week Lands Comcast As Title Sponsor

Philly Tech Week Lands Comcast As Title Sponsor

January 15, 2015  |  Morning Blend

5th annual conference to be sponsored by largest tech company, proposed Germantown charter to focus on STEM vocational training, Orchestra invites concertgoers towards smartphone app, and travel blog names Philly second best shopping city > more

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