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Alto saxophonist and bandleader Marshall Allen has made 100 trips around the sun — and for most of that time, he's been inseparable from the Sun Ra Arkestra. WRTI is honored to share this recent birthday concert.
Listen to The Philadelphia Orchestra in Concert on Demand
WRTI Video of the Week
WRTI Presents "CNS" from ZENG. ZENG is Jonathan Hoard (J Hoard) on vocals, Tony Glausi on trumpet, Peter Enriquez on guitar, Lex Sadler on bass, Thomas Pridgen on drums, and band leader David Zheng on keys. Recorded in Decemeber 2021 at WRTI. Producer - J. Michael Harrison Assistant Director of Production - Tyler McClure Audio and Video Production - Paul Marchesani with assitance from Nick Kruse.
The Late Set Podcast
  • Cornetist Ron Miles left us too soon — but also left a lot to remember him by. Two of his closest friends, guitarist Bill Frisell and drummer Rudy Royston, do just that in this episode, which follows the release of a gorgeous archival album, Old Main Chapel.
  • Trumpet great Lee Morgan now has a historical marker in West Philly, at the site of his final hometown gig. We were there for the ceremony, so we could bring you this report.