© 2024 WRTI
Your Classical and Jazz Source
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00 0:00
Available On Air Stations

Backstage with Itzhak Perlman: Talking About Teaching

Violinist Itzhak Perlman

One of classical music’s superstars plays all over the world, appears on large and small screens, makes multiple recordings, and also conducts. As WRTI’s Susan Lewis reports, Itzhak Perlmanis passionate about passing on music in the classroom as well. 


On WRTI's Philadelphia Orchestra in Concert broadcast on Sunday, August 17th at 1 pm, Itzhak Perlman conducts The Philadelphia Orchestra in a program from 2013 featuring music by Beethoven, Dvorak, and Brahms. Perlman will be the soloist in Beethoven's Romances Nos. 1 and 2. 

Listen to Susan's interview with Itzhak Perlman.

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