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Classical Stars Reach Beyond The Concert Hall

Classical music soloists must spend a lot of time practicing their instruments. But some stars are connecting with fans in ways that reach beyond the concert hall. WRTI’s Susan Lewis spoke with pianist Jonathan Biss and violinist Hilary Hahn.

WRTI's Philadelphia Orchestra In Concert broadcast on August 25th features Jonathan Biss playing Mozart's Piano Concerto No. 13. On September 29th, WRTI's concert broadcast of The Philadelphia Orchestra includes Hilary Hahn playing Korngold's Violin Concerto.

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Listen to Susan's interview with Jonathan Biss about activities beyond the concert hall.

Listen to Susan's interview with Jonathan Biss about writing and other activities beyond the concert hall.