© 2022 WRTI
Your Classical and Jazz Source
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00
0:00
Available On Air Stations

Exploring Debussy and Ravel: Two Great French Masters

Two French composers, who wrote and circulated in the same artistic circles, are still being explored and considered together today. Now, in advance of this week’s concert broadcast of The Philadelphia Orchestra on WRTI, Susan Lewis looks at two masterworks that conjure imagery – one on the land, and one on the sea.

DebussyandRavel120213SLLF.mp3
Listen to more of Susan's interview with Maestro Rafael Fruhbeck de Burgos when he was in Philadelphia last season.

http://youtu.be/kksQrltyGZo

As senior producer of arts and culture, Susan writes and produces stories about music and the arts. She’s host and producer of WRTI’s TIME IN online interview series, and producer of The Philadelphia Orchestra in Concert series, to which she also contributes weekly intermission interviews. She’s also been a regular host of WRTI’s Live from the Performance Studio sessions.