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A Great Week For Classical Music In Philly!

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Guest Conductor Madeline Church, 9, was the winner of the conducting competition before the pop-up concert in Verizon Hall.

David Patrick Stearns reports on how The Philadelphia Orchestra turned the cancellation of a high-profile concert in New York City, into a triumphant civic celebration in Philadelphia. This, just days after an enthusiastic, 5,000-strong crowd gathered on Independence Mall to witness Opera Philadelphia’s season-opening production.

http://youtu.be/S9_qGvpd9PA