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December 2015

December 31, 2015

Henry Scott - Behind the Scenes

Each month in the Orchestra’s Playbill, we feature one musician in a question-and-answer segment. Below is that feature in its entirety.

Where were you born? In Dorothy, New Jersey.

What piece of music could you play over and over again? None. I enjoy coming back to a great piece of music I love, rather than playing it over and over.

December 31, 2015

Raymond and Joanne Welsh - In the Spotlight

A Monthly Profile of Orchestra Fans and Family

December 18, 2015

In the Community: Holiday SingIN at the Salvation Army Kroc Center

Do you hear what I hear? On December 16, residents from around Philadelphia joined Maestro Bramwell Tovey and musicians from The Philadelphia Orchestra at the Salvation Army Kroc Center for a special holiday SingIN.  Participants at the Philadelphia Orchestra's holiday SingIN at the Salvation Army Kroc Center in North Philadelphia. Photo: Jessica Griffin.

December 18, 2015

Holidays with The Philadelphia Orchestra

All December long, The Philadelphia Orchestra has celebrated the special, joyous, and merry sounds of the holiday season. On Saturday, December 5, Assistant Conductor Lio Kuokman kicked things off with the Christmas Kids’ Spectacular, a Family Concert featuring host Kimberly Schroeder, the Philadelphia High School for Creative and Performing Arts Choir, and special guest Santa Claus.

December 08, 2015

The Glorious Gift of Music (and Laughter)

All tied up in a beautiful bow, here’s a present we want you to peek at: The Philadelphia Orchestra’s wonderful holiday concerts.

Photo by Will Figg

December 02, 2015

Wien, Vienna, Bécs, Videň: a Wonderful Town by Any Name

City on the Danube Is Featured in The Philadelphia Orchestra’s January 2016 Festival

December 02, 2015

Katharine Eyre and Bruce Leto - In the Spotlight

A Monthly Profile of Orchestra Fans and Family

December 02, 2015

Mei Ching Huang - Behind the Scenes

Each month in the Orchestra’s Playbill, we feature one musician in a question-and-answer segment. Below is that feature in its entirety.

Where were you born? In Kaohsiung, Taiwan.

What piece of music could you play over and over again? Stephen Foster’s “Jeanie with the Light Brown Hair,” arranged by Jascha Heifetz.