LPO http://wwno.org en Inside The Arts: Tony Dagradi Talks Jazz; LPO Education Outreach; Bye Bye Birdie At JPAS http://wwno.org/post/inside-arts-tony-dagradi-talks-jazz-lpo-education-outreach-bye-bye-birdie-jpas <div><div style="MARGIN-TOP: 0px; MARGIN-BOTTOM: 0px"><p></p><p>Coming up on <i>Inside the Arts</i>, we visit with jazz saxophonist and Astral Project founder <a href="http://www.tonydagradi.com/home.cfm" target="_blank">Tony Dagradi</a>. Then we explore the <a href="http://www.lpomusic.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">LPO's</a> education outreach programs for students. And, youngsters with the <a href="http://jpas.org/" target="_blank">Jefferson Performing Arts Society</a> gear up for the opening of Bye, Bye Birdie.</p> Tue, 23 Jul 2013 18:30:00 +0000 Diane Mack 40167 at http://wwno.org Vance Woolf and Symphonic Brass http://wwno.org/post/vance-woolf-and-symphonic-brass <p></p><p>Vance Woolf, the <a href="http://www.lpomusic.com/" target="_blank">Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra's</a> Principal Trumpet, talks with WWNO's Farrar Hudkins about this week's "Symphonic Brass" concerts.</p> Tue, 06 Nov 2012 20:00:00 +0000 Farrar Hudkins 22751 at http://wwno.org Meet James Boyd, the LPO's new Managing Director http://wwno.org/post/meet-james-boyd-lpos-new-managing-director <p>The Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra kicks off their 22nd season this Saturday night, September 22nd, with their Night of Nights concert with conductor Carlos Miguel Prieto, and feature artist Joaquin AchĂșcarro on piano.</p><p>WWNO's Paul Maassen spoke with James William Boyd, the LPO's new Interim Managing Director, about the upcoming season and how he became involved with the LPO.</p><p>Learn more about this performance and the entire&nbsp;LPO season at <a href="http://LPOmusic.org" target="_blank">LPOmusic.org</a></p> Fri, 21 Sep 2012 13:20:25 +0000 Paul Maassen 20451 at http://wwno.org Joshua Bell Plays Brahms http://wwno.org/post/joshua-bell-plays-brahms <p>World-renowned&nbsp;violinist&nbsp;Joshua Bell talks with WWNO&#39;s Diane Mack about his upcoming concert with&nbsp;the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra.</p><p> Thu, 29 Mar 2012 17:00:00 +0000 Diane Mack 7828 at http://wwno.org All Things New Orleans: Mark Romig, Choral Music, and Tony Kishman http://wwno.org/post/all-things-new-orleans-mark-romig-choral-music-and-tony-kishman <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d28d8076eaa-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d28d8076eaa-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d28d8076eaa-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wwno/local-wwno-999237.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Tourism Commission CEO Mark Romig focuses on the many upcoming tourism activities slated for this year, Jack Hopke profiles a local choral music group, and bassist Tony Kishman jams with the LPO.</p> Fri, 06 Jan 2012 01:45:07 +0000 Jack Hopke 3505 at http://wwno.org Mahalia Jackson reopens with the LPO http://wwno.org/post/mahalia-jackson-reopens-lpo <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d28d8075c89-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d28d8075c89-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d28d8075c89-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/wwno/local-wwno-814429.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>The New Orleans Ballet Association, in collaboration with the Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra, gears up for a huge evening of music and dance Saturday, celebrating their return home to a sold-out crowd at the newly refurbished Mahalia Jackson Theatre of the Performing Arts.</p> Fri, 09 Jan 2009 12:18:42 +0000 Diane Mack 1537 at http://wwno.org